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full time Senior C++, 3D Software Engineer with Lead Engineer Potential - Build the YouTube of Virtual Reality

at Linden Lab - Project Sansar in Boston, MA

Over 5000 servers host our massive world, which is made up of hundreds of terabytes of user-generated content. You think that's impressive? That’s what we did years ago -- (Second Life) -- wait until you see what we’re doing next! Are you interested in working with us on our new mission to build the YouTube of Virtual Reality?

We strive to engineer our software so that it will stand the test of time. We value people who make a difference. If you like working in a collaborative environment with other top-notch engineers and can help us push the envelope on the unique products we are developing, then welcome to the Linden family.

What you’ll do:
Work on a next-gen character creation and customization system for Project Sansar
Lead and participate in design discussions
Collaborate with other engineers in an iterative, agile development environment with a focus on shipping code and achieving practical results
Participate in code reviews, whiteboard discussions, standups, and pair-programming on a daily basis
Provide day-to-day technical leadership in a collaborative fashion within the team, as well as across the company

Required Skills:
Minimum of 6 years experience as a software engineer
A high degree of proficiency in either C or C++
3D Modeling/3D Content experience
Strong system design skills
Results-oriented focus with an eye for prioritization of user experience and with the ability to recognize when and where trade-offs need to be made

Bonus points:
Previous game industry experience (especially MMOGs)
Previous experience designing and developing user-facing tools


Competitive compensation packages
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
401(k) savings plan
Stock options
Quarterly bonuses distributed by the Love Machine, our unique peer appreciation tool
Weekly catered lunches & a never-ending snack supply
Generous vacation policy
Gym membership stipend
Commuter program
Paid parental leave
and more!

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Published at 03-02-2016
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