XR Developer, Associate
Posted on: January 13, 2022
At Leidos, everything we do is built on our commitment to do the
right thing for our customers, our employees, and our communities.
Learn more about the values and culture that are the foundations of
our business. Our mission is to make the world safer, healthier,
and more efficient through information technology, engineering, and
science. We offer a robust benefits package including competitive
salaries; company matching 401K Retirement Plan; comprehensive
medical, dental and vision coverage; flexible work schedule to
allow for life/work balance; tuition reimbursement and more.
Join us and put your XR development skills into action! The Leidos
Defense Group has openings for talented XR Engineers to work in one
of our state of the art Leidos Software Factories in
Charlottesville, VA. In this role, you will join dynamic Agile
software teams that are singularly focused on providing world-class
solutions to our customers in an exciting, collaborative, and
inclusive atmosphere. You will be intellectually challenged and
provided with a tremendous opportunity for growth in a
customer-facing, fast-paced, and fun environment.
Collaborate with the team members to design, develop, troubleshoot,
and debug XR applications using modern XR development frameworks
and open-source tools
Communicate effectively with clients to obtain and synthesize
With guidance from the senior members of the team, design, build,
and test user interfaces and experiences for XR software deployed
on a variety of XR hardware, from wearables to tablet devices
Work closely with program SMEs, project team, and other
Use Agile development tools such as Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket,
GitLab, and Git to manage work and collaborate with your teams.
Execute development tasks and work to improve performance
Develop maintainable code or design artifacts that matches
Continually evaluate and apply best practices to facilitate
continuous improvement across teams
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, User-centered design, Visual
and interactive design, or relevant field. Additional Experience
may be considered in lieu of degree.
Experience with an industry standard game engine like Unity,
Unreal, or similar
Familiarity with C# scripting
Familiarity with XR/AR/VR/MR SDKs like MixedRealityToolKit
Familiarity with agile concepts and best practices
Excellent problem solving and analysis skills.
Self-starter that is able to work independently while possessing
the communication skills to work effectively with software
development teams and customers.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication
Ability to obtain U.S. DoD Secret security clearance.
Experience with Unity
Experience with UI wireframing tools like Axure, Adobe XD,
Balsalmiq, Figma, Miro or similar
Knowledge of a version control system (eg. Git)
Familiarity with 3D modeling software like Blender, Maya, 3DSMax,
Inventor or similar
Familiarity developing Universal Windows Platform (UWP)
applications, particularly for wearables
Familiarity with developing mobile applications
Familiarity with using cloud services like AWS or Azure
Active DoD Secret security clearance
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