VR Lab Intern

03 Aug 2018
16 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Oracle Bristol VR Lab PartnerOracle are looking for a graduate / intern for a 6-month paid placementat the Bristol VR Lab. You will undertake a research project to evaluatethe suitability of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure for running VR / 3D workloads.On a typical day you might be doing the following:* Working with other partners in the VR Lab to:o develop test content;o understand the parameters that make a good VR experience;o develop a testing methodology to asses these parameters;o help them understand Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and how they mighttake advantage of it.* Working with Oracle to:o Understand and be able to use/teach our Oracle Cloud Infrastructureplatform including GPU instances and Oracle Kubernetes Engine;o Deploy and maintain your test application/content on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.* Working with external organisations to:o Understand the variety of workstations and network conditions to whichwe might want to deliver a VR experience;o Running some tests at customer sites or under similar conditions.* Analysing and documenting test results.* Writing a white paper that describes your methodology, results and learnings.You will have demonstrated some, but not necessarily all, of thefollowing capabilities:* Some programming experience is essential (Go, C++, Python, Java preferred);* 3D / VR content authoring;* Technical writing;* Analysis of a complex problem domain;* Working in a diverse, multi-stakeholder environment;* Understanding networking and factors that affect network performance.Oracle and the VR Lab will support you by providing:* A desk in the VR Lab including a cutting-edge 3D workstation and VR equipment;* An assigned mentor from Oracle to help you get up to speed on Oracletech and processes;* Access to other VR Lab partners to help with development of contentand test parameters;* Access to resources in the Oracle cloud (e.g. a GPU instance, storage etc);* Regular check-in with Oracle and VR Lab management to help you withother needs as they arise.We think this position would be suitable for an intern or recentgraduate from a software-related degree program but would be delightedto see applications from people with different backgrounds andexperience. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcomeapplications from anyone regardless of their race, sex, disability,religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Detailed Description and Job Requirements:-As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required tocomplete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer beingmade. This will involve identity and employment verification, salaryverification, professional references, education verification andprofessional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).Job: All RolesLocation: GB-GB, UK-BristolJob Type: Contractor HireOrganization: Oracle - provided by Dice C++, CLOUD, DEGREE, JAVA, ORACLE, PYTHON