Research Engineer (m/f/d) for XR applications

Research Engineer (m/f/d) for XR applications

Full Job Title - DE
Forschungsingenieur (m/w/d) für XR-Anwendungen
Full Job Title - EN
Research Engineer (m/f/d) for XR applications
Production, Science
Augmented Vision
Dr. Pagani, Alain
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+49 631 20575 3530
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz GmbH (DFKI);Trippstadter Str 122;67663 Kaiserslautern
Employment Category
Full time
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Your tasks

Development of XR (Extended Reality, AR/VR) applications and demonstrators in the context of remote collaboration with multiple users

Integration of state-of-the-art algorithms in demonstrators such as hand tracking, eye tracking, face tracking and more

Contribution to research papers by conducting user studies to validate your XR demonstrators

Your qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Experience in Game development or 3D visualization using game engines

Experience with XR hardware and/or software (e.g., ArKit, ArCore, Microsoft Hololens)


Preferred Qualifications

C++ knowledge under Windows and/or Linux

C# knowledge in the context of Unity

Android Operating System

Knowledge in web applications, ideally using technologies such as WebGL and OpenXR

Image Processing and 3D Computer Vision

The German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) is Germany's leading business-oriented research institution in the field of innovative software technologies based on artificial intelligence methods. In the international scientific community, DFKI ranks among the most recognized "Centers of Excellence" and currently is the biggest research center worldwide in the area of Artificial Intelligence and its application in terms of number of employees and the volume of external funds. The DFKI cooperates closely with national and international companies.

DFKI encourages applications from people with disability; DFKI intends to increase the proportion of female employees in the field of science and encourages women to apply for this position.

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