The University of Portsmouth is advertising a Research Fellow position to work in AR / VR / Serious games. Here are the details:
Faculty of Creative & Cultural Industries
School of Creative Technologies in collaboration with School of Biological Sciences
Employment type: Fixed term (6 months contract)
Employment basis: Full time
Salary: £33,242 – £36,309
Position number: 10013619
Date published: 14 November 2014
Closing date: 2 December 2014
Interview date: 12 December 2014
An opportunity for Virtual Relality or Augmented Reality Developer to work on an exciting new interdisciplinary project funded by InnovateUK in the areas of Molecular Bioscience and Virtual and Augmented Reality. The project will involve software development of a new research tool to bring complex 3D molecular structures to life. The project is due to start on 5 January 2015.
You must have a PhD or equivalent industrial experience in one or more of the following areas: 3D modelling and programming for simulations or games; design of Virtual Reality applications, Augmented Reality programming or Serious Games design. You will be expected to have a strong practical knowledge of several industry-standard tools in these areas, such as Unreal, Unity, Vizard, PyMol, 3DS Max, Vuforia or Metaio. A strong research profile in a related area is desirable.
The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to funding applications to extend the project beyond this initial Phase I contract.
job number 10013619