Graphics Engineer Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   IT & Telecoms   Abu Dhabi   24 views Reference: 27300
Job Details

Responsibilities

Develop and optimize high-quality textures, 3D models, and lighting to create realistic and immersive virtual environments for surgical training.

Collaborate with medical experts to ensure accurate anatomical representation, procedural details, and the inclusion of essential surgical tools.

Employ graphics optimization techniques to maintain smooth performance across various hardware setups to identify and rectify graphical glitches or artifacts. Design and implement user-friendly UI elements and interactive controls within the virtual reality environment.

Work with software and control engineers to integrate graphics seamlessly with the simulator's overall functionality.

Stay up to date with advancements in virtual reality graphics, simulation, and medical imaging.

Requirements

Solid understanding of computer graphics principles, including rendering techniques, shaders, lighting, and texture mapping.

Proficiency in graphics programming languages such as OpenGL, DirectX, or Vulkan.

Experience with virtual reality platforms and technologies, such as Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, or similar systems.

Proficiency in using 3D modeling and animation software (e.g., Maya, Blender, 3ds Max) to create realistic models and animations.

Strong programming skills in languages such as C++, C#, or Python, which are commonly used in game and simulation development.

Familiarity with software engineering practices, version control systems, and collaborative development environments.

Ability to design intuitive and user-friendly user interfaces within virtual reality environments.

Knowledge of optimization techniques to ensure smooth performance and frame rates in resource-intensive virtual reality applications

Familiarity with medical imaging and visualization concepts, as well as a basic understanding of surgical simulation.

Effective communication skills to collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, including medical professionals, software developers, and designers.

A strong portfolio showcasing previous work in graphics development, virtual reality projects, or 3D visualization. This could include samples of realistic environments, interactive interfaces, and simulation

R&D profile with publications in tier 1 conferences/journals

Vision and Simulators: CVPR, ECCV, ICCV, IEEE transactions, SIGGRAPH

Virtual Reality and robotics: IEEE Virtual Reality, IROS, IJRR, ICRA, T-RO, JFR, RA-L

Familiar with agile methodologies and task management tools (Jira or similar)

Company Description
The future doesnt happen by chance, its something we work hard to build.
The Technology Innovation Institute (TII) is a pioneering global research institute that focuses on applied research and new-age technology. TII is the applied research pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC) that was established to drive the R&D strategy of Abu Dhabi and the wider UAE.
At TII, we attract the brightest scientific minds to help society find solutions to some of its most pressing challenges through working at the intersection of breakthrough technologies to ensure global impact.
We have seven initial dedicated research Centres in quantum, autonomous robotics, cryptography, advanced materials, digital security, directed energy and secure systems.
We invest significantly in enhancing our cutting-edge research facilities and Centres. We enable access to substantial funding to ensure that our team has the best advanced technology work environment to drive our structured innovation roadmap.
We dont just have a powerful vision for the future were already creating it.