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Experienced or Senior VR Programmer

  • Location: London and Remote
  • Salary/rate: 50-65k PA
  • Date posted: 05/06/20
  • Job reference: 7831
  • Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

About Oxford VR

Oxford VR’s mission is to transform mental health for millions globally through state-of-the-art treatments that really work, delivered through the latest immersive technology. Our focus is on providing automated VR therapy that translates evidence-based cognitive therapy through immersive virtual reality environments to provide a new evidence-based psychological treatment(s).

The organisation was seeded in January 2017 and has raised £14.3m investment to date, most recently in a £10m round led by Optum Ventures (United Health Group). 

Job Description

Based in London (Farringdon) and reporting to [the Lead programmer / Senior Programmer], this role is a creative position that will allow you to work closely across disciplines and collaborate with developers in a rare opportunity to develop Mental Health Therapy for VR.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

Working closely with the Design and Art teams to bring ideas and new features into the experience
Programming content including timelines, animation, user interface, and scripting
Additional responsibilities as required

Candidate Profile

Key Skills / Experience:

Bachelors’ Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
Strong maths skills with emphasis on modular code architecture
Strong knowledge of C# and other programming languages
Strong knowledge of Unity
Possesses the ability and drive to contribute and advance all aspects of a VR experience


Experience of Mobile Development
Passion for playing and developing exceptional VR experiences

Candidates should expect to be given a technical interview as part of the OVR recruitment process.


Salary (£50k - £65k, depending on experience)
30 days holiday annually (plus bank holidays and Christmas closure)
Generous Pension | Death in Service
Season ticket Loans | Cycle to work
Training & Development
Enhanced Parental Leave | Flexible working

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