Head of Engineering

Type: Full Time
Location: Malta Remote / VR Office
Compensation: Equity + Salary

Axon Park was founded under the belief that new technologies like virtual reality and artificial intelligence are fundamentally transforming the way humans learn, communicate and interact. Axon Park is working to build a future in which people from anywhere can learn the skills they need to achieve their career and life goals.

OVERVIEW:

In this role, you will get in at the ground floor of a fast growing startup and lead the development, testing and maintenance of next-generation education technologies. This is a high impact role where you will work across departments and lead teams to drive the development of industry leading products. Axon Park is looking for smart, motivated, hard-working team members who enjoy taking on complex challenges, work well in dynamic environments and care about improving the lives of others through new technology.

HIGH-LEVEL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead all aspects of engineering and development to produce highly reliable, scalable and effective next generation spatial computing products primarily in Unreal Engine
  • Oversee development of Axon Park SDKs and partner tools
  • Write beautiful, clean code

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s or higher degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, math, or similar technical discipline and 4+ years working in software engineering; OR 8+ years in software engineering without a degree
  • Proven track record building and leading teams of engineers in a formal, technical, or project management capacity
  • Hands-on with technical implementation and programming
  • Professional experience programming in C++

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Strong experience with 3D, XR and game development, mainly Unreal Engine
  • Experience building networked multiplayer experiences, ideally in XR
  • Experience with cloud development
  • Strong knowledge of physics and math
  • Experience delivering robust and scalable software applications
  • Strong skills in debugging, performance optimization and unit testing
  • Comfortable using and contributing to open source projects
  • Strong creative and innovative problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a dynamic environment by quickly adapting to changing needs and requirements
  • Excited by the idea of building a startup

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Willing to work extended hours and weekends when needed

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