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Unity Developer - Spatial Technologies Applied Research & Training (START) Centre

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Unity Developer - Spatial Technologies Applied Research & Training (START) Centre
Appointment Type Full-time Casual
Position Dates Immediate - June 30, 2024 - with possibility of extension
Hours per week/FTE 35
About the Position
Discover a World of Innovation at START Centre

Join the START Centre team and immerse yourself in the cutting-edge realm of spatial technologies. The Spatial Technologies Applied Research & Training (START) Centre is at the forefront of blending virtual and augmented reality technologies with practical applications across diverse sectors such as agriculture, energy, healthcare, tourism, and business.

Why Work at the START Centre

Embark on a journey of innovation with us, where your work transcends traditional boundaries and makes a tangible impact. At START, you will:

  • Drive Real-World Solutions: Engage in applied research that not only addresses immediate challenges but also explores new frontiers in spatial technologies.
  • Redefine Industries: Integrate cutting-edge spatial technologies into business models and workflows, establishing new benchmarks for excellence.
  • Excel with XR Technologies: With access to the latest XR tools and under the guidance of our in-house experts, you’ll sharpen your skills and set new standards in the tech landscape.
  • Shape the Future: Contribute to a learning environment that prepares the next generation of innovators and industry leaders.

Join Our Growing Team

We are on the lookout for a passionate Unity Developer ready to dive into diverse XR projects and make a significant impact. This role is your gateway to working on pioneering initiatives alongside our Lead Developer, XR specialists, and a team committed to excellence and innovation.

Be Part of Something Bigger

At START, you’re not just joining a team; you’re becoming part of a community dedicated to making a difference. Here, your work contributes to shaping the future of technology and its application in the real world. If you’re ready to push boundaries, drive change, and grow with us, we’d love to hear from you.


Position Details
Responsibilities

  • Plan, develop, and implement software systems based on project requirements and design
  • Problem solve and find solutions to difficult problems
  • Perform and document findings of unit tests and user tests
  • Manage code base and project repositories
  • Track development tasks to meet project milestones

Position Details

  • Reports to Lead Developer, START Centre
  • Full-time, casual
  • Remote work may be considered




Required Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree or diploma in computer programming or related field
  • 3+ years working with Unity
  • Proven track record of delivering products with Unity and C#
  • Strong understanding of the software development cycle
  • Strong fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, design patterns, and object-oriented programming
  • Ability to read and understand documentation and implement various SDKs and APIs
  • Functions well in a collaborative team with diverse backgrounds and experience
  • Experience using version control ie. Github
  • Experience with task management tools ie. JIRA, MS Planner
  • Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with systems architecture
  • Experience with VR/AR development
  • Experience optimizing applications for mobile
  • Experience managing data flow across multiple systems ie. Unity to web backend

Salary $44.99/hr
Working Here
Land Acknowledgement

Located on the traditional lands of the Blackfoot Confederacy, Lethbridge College is committed to honouring the land from a place of knowing. We honour the Siksikaitsitapi as both the traditional and current Land Keepers of this area, and we welcome all Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples who call Blackfoot territory their home to disclose as such when submitting applications.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

At Lethbridge College, we know we all benefit when the rich diversity of our campus community is fully represented, and all students and employees are included. We are committed to identifying and overcoming systemic barriers that impede individuals from underrepresented groups. We are ready to work together to ensure Lethbridge College is a place where all individuals feel valued for their unique perspectives, skills, and contributions and are afforded equal opportunities to participate in learning, research, and innovation.

We are committed to creating a diverse environment for all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, and age.
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number C24-00362
Open Date 02/06/2024
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Lethbridge College is committed to inclusive recruitment practices by providing reasonable access and accommodations to applicants. If you would like to request an accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact hiringaccommodations@lethbridgecollege.ca. Private information received in relation to the request will only be used to facilitate the recruitment process and will be kept confidential and shared only as needed with the selection committee.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have access to a computer to complete the required responsibilities of the job?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Portfolio
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation