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Technical Designer – Web Frameworks at Microsoft

Technical Designer – Web Frameworks

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience 5 years
  • Location Lagos
  • Job Field Media / Advertising / Branding&nbsp

Job Number: 933653

Description

  • Our team is looking for a technical designer who cares as much about “how” products are built as the “what.”
  • We are focused on designing and building tools that enable developers to create the best experiences possible on our platform
  • The Mixed Reality Toolkit has a growing following for both Unity and Unreal. Web technologies are the next frontier
  • There is no bigger opportunity than empowering an ecosystem of over 20+ million web developers to begin creating experiences for Mixed Reality.
  • Come and join us in delivering the next wave of holographic experiences!

Responsibilities
As a Technical Designer, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Improve the existing Mixed Reality web experience to increase engagement & reduce developer pain (documentation, tutorials, reference).
  • Develop a plan to bring multiple web properties into one, shared system.
  • Contribute high-quality code components and samples to web-based frameworks and toolkits.
  • Partner with industry-leading Engineers, Artists, Producers, and Designers.
  • Think across the organizational seams and boundaries.
  • Work with state-of-the art next generation hardware, sensors, and software.

Qualifications
Required:

  • 5+ years of industry experience.
  • Master of app frameworks such as React and Node.js.
  • Expert with webGL 3D frameworks like Three.js and Babylon.js.
  • Experience designing and delivering projects including consumption of APIs from third parties.
  • Experience with content management systems.
  • Experience designing and building responsive and accessible web experiences that work across devices and scale for a global audience.
  • Ability to understand and contribute to technical documentation.
  • Awareness of current and emerging design and technology trends.
  • Able to solve cross-browser compatibility issues.
  • A fast learner, self-motivated, and focused; with the ability to work independently while bringing together collaborators for feedback and support.
  • Excellent listening skills, with an appreciative and collaborative approach to design, and the ability to gather and respond to feedback from partners within design and develop across disciplines.

Preferred:

  • Experience in back-end development.
  • Familiarity with Game engines (Unity, Unreal) and/or deploying game engine runtimes to web.
  • Additional programming language experience, C# and C++.
  • 3D art pipeline and creation tool experience.
  • GLSL or other shader experience.

Benefits and Perks

  • Industry leading healthcare
  • Savings and investments
  • Giving programs
  • Educational resources
  • Maternity and paternity leave
  • Opportunities to network and connect
  • Discounts on products and services
  • Generous time away.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Microsoft on careers.microsoft.com to apply