#145599

Immersive Technology (AR / VR) Strategist

Location:
Spring, Texas
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
04/29/2019
Posted By:
Michelle Yelverton
Date:
03/25/2019

Job Description:

Are you an expert in AR/VR technologies who has been looking for the perfect opportunity to take your knowledge into one of the largest companies in the world? Our client, a Fortune 100 Energy company, is looking for an Immersive Technologies strategist to join their internal team and help them increase their competitive advantage by working with key business contacts in Immersive technologies (VR/AR) to improve safety, business value and reduce costs.  You will help them to build deep understanding of the key business processes that leverage 3D immersive technologies in order to ensure strategic alignment across multiple business groups. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Assist key business partners in understanding how immersive technology might increase business value 
  • Gather detailed business requirements and translating to technical requirements for use by 3rd party developers to create immersive applications 
  • Development, delivery, and support of Immersive technology applications and services 
  • Interface with business SMEs, EMIT BIT’s, and A&T to progress 3D technology experimentation and projects through early concept selection and design 
  • Evaluation of 3D technologies that will help realize digital opportunities 
  • Must be able to storyboard and/or possess project management skills 
  • Must work well on a team and not be concerned about personal recognition 

EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Familiar with key aspects of 3D technologies (3D modelling, VR, 3D capture) 
  • Experience with game development engines (Unity3D and Unreal Engine) 
  • Familiar with implementations of enterprise applications (preferred VR technologies) 
  • Experience with VR and AR hardware 
  • Software development (5+ years experience) 
  • Experience in storytelling 
  • Strong passion and aptitude for immersive technology 
  • Strong negotiation skills 
  • Strong written and oral communication 
  • Strong interpersonal skills 
  • Strong organizational and coordination skills 
  • Experience working with and influencing 3rd parties 
  • Broad knowledge of Industry standards, and ExxonMobil design standards, specifications, and work processes 
  • Ability to adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and frequent changes in priorities

Client Description:

If you work in the world of Emerging Technologies, then this is the place to be! You will get to work with one of the world's biggest brands, doing some of the world’s best work in AR/VR, UX Design, Service Design (CX), User Research, and Content Strategy. You will get tons of unique benefits, such as:

  • Exposure to emerging technologies (AR/VR, IoT, BlockChain, to name a few)
  • Ongoing UX skill advancement and education - our client invites UX industry leaders to lead workshops
  • An onsite usability lab at your disposal for insights into specific projects, and ongoing industry trends & highlights
  • Working with a company who truly embraces Agile methodology and Design Thinking mentality and the latest technology trends
  • Working on site at their LEED Gold certified office on a 385-acre campus, on the North side of Houston, designed to foster collaboration, wellness and sustainability.

Be a long-term Aquent consultants also has some pretty cool perks, including:

  • PTO and Holiday pay
  • You're paid weekly with direct deposit
  • Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)
  •  Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
  • Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
  • On-site Aquent support: your Aquent Account Manager is onsite weekly and checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)

Requirements:

Must be on site in Houston, but they are open to candidates who want to relocate