Research and Development Engineer

Market-Leading XR Studio - Largest VR Network Globally - Exciting VR Games & Entertainment

Job Type
Salary on application

Do you have R&D experience, and are you seeking a new job in Munich? Skillsearch is helping a market-leading VR studio find an experienced and collaborative R&D Engineer, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package. 

The successful candidate will design, develop, and test new products and features for our systems. The R&D Engineer will work closely with our engineering and product development teams to create innovative solutions that meet the needs of our customers. You will also research and evaluate new technologies and trends in virtual reality and related fields. 

In your first few weeks in this VR R&D Engineer role, you can expect to: 

  • Design, develop, and test new hardware and software products for virtual reality systems 
  • Collaborate with engineering and product development teams to create innovative solutions 
  • Prepare technical documentation and reports 
  • Work with external partners and vendors to integrate new technologies 

To apply for this R&D Engineer role, you will need a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related field. You will also require 2+ years of experience in product development, preferably in the virtual reality or gaming industry. Additional requirements include: 

  • Knowledge of electrical and mechanical development 
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills 
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills 
  • Experience with VR development (a plus) 

In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package and join a welcoming and inclusive culture. 

We'd love you to apply for this Full-time Research and Development Engineer position in Munich, and we're waiting to hear from you. Please contact Jack from Skillsearch at today. 

Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Jack Baxter

Interactive Team Lead

Jack heads up our Interactive and Immersive division in our games team and he’s a great fit for the role thanks to his love of all things XR, including *trigger warning* The Metaverse. With a background in recruitment in other industries, Jack decided to move himself, his partner and his daughters from London to the coast and take on a new challenge in an industry he’s passionate about, which is where he found us! If you’re as excited as Jack to be a part of how we’ll make and play games in the future, get in touch with him today!

Europe: +44 (0)1273 287 007

North America: +1 (437) 887 2477

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