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Augmented & Virtual Reality Engineer

CBS Television Stations

Remote / Virtual 03-09-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

We are hiring a creative and enterprising Augmented and Virtual Reality Engineer, to assist in leading innovative development of News, Elections, and Weather data-driven immersive environments for live broadcasts. This encompasses all technical aspects of developing and integrating an industry-leading, fully immersive, virtual, and augmented reality system across CBS News and Stations.

• Successful candidate will have a detailed knowledge of AR/VR technologies (i.e. Epic Unreal Engine, VizRT).
• Ability to Design, Engineer, and implement next-generation AR/VR solutions based on guidelines and requirements.
• Deploy AR/VR Technology infrastructure and deliver support with high availability, reliability, and agility.
• Implement standards for software and environment architecture to ensure enterprise-level system design meets requirements for duplication, security, and performance.
• Collaborate with other technology teams and VR team leaders, business partners, news, weather, and creative service departments, in developing and implementing AR/VR solutions.
• Understanding of the entire live broadcast chain from newsroom to studio to playout servers.
• Work with teammates by providing technical training and troubleshooting.
• Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills both written and verbal.

• Proficiency with Unreal Engine and AR/VR platforms and interfaces
• Experience in AR/VR development.
• Knowledge of motion tracking systems.
• Understanding of live broadcast workflows and systems including traditional weather presentation systems.
• IT, Networking and Software Development knowledge required.
• BA/BS Degree or Equivalent Experience.
• Travel required.

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Hiring Salary Range: $130,000.00 - 150,000.00.

The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education. The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable, as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g6yp3n-3-227-240-72-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $130,000 to $150,000 Per Year ($ USD)