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Computer Programming Visualization Specialist

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Requisition Details


Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: Staff_7912
Department iEXCEL 50009652
Business Unit Academic Affairs
Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Position Summary

This position will be a part of a team of developers working on Interactive 3D visualization and simulation applications in the medical space using cutting edge technology such as augmented and virtual reality, 3D CAD walls, Hololens, and caves. This position consists of design and development of custom software for rendering and animation of complex 3D worlds. The visualization programming specialist will work closely with a team of artists, interaction designers and medical specialists to develop simulations for education and training. Candidates should be able to write efficient and compelling 3D simulations using rendering and physics engines.

Position Details

Additional Information

Posting Category Operations
Working Title Computer Programming Visualization Specialist
Job Title Information Technology Specialist
Appointment Type B1 - REG MGR PROF SALARY
Salary Range $54,900 - $82,400/annual
Job Requisition Begin Date 09/13/2017

Required and Preferred Qualifications

Required Education: Associate's degree or equivalent
If any degree/training is required, please specify the type:

Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.

(Will consider five years related education/experience combined)

Required Experience 3 years
If any experience is required, please specify what kind of experience:

Experience in graphics programming and software development.

(Will consider five years related education/experience combined)

Required License No
If yes, what is the required licensure/certification?
Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Excel
Required Other Computer Applications: C++ programming
Required Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

•Scripting (Python, Perl, Lua)
•Multiple operating systems
•Proficiency in software engineering skills including knowledge of requirements, analysis and design, implementation, debugging, testing and documentation.
•Functions effectively both independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team
•Display competence in operating standard office programs (Microsoft Office).
•Must possess the ability to work autonomously, when required, be creative and organized
and function under tight timelines using high level of critical-thinking and decision-making
•Excellent communication and customer service skills
•Knowledge of software engineering processes
•Superior organizational skills
•Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
•Strong interpersonal and team-oriented skills

Preferred Education: Bachelor's degree
If any degree/training is preferred, please specify the type:

Computer science or a scientific or engineering field.

Preferred Experience:

3D simulation, virtual reality and/or video game development

Preferred License: No
If yes, what is the preferred licensure/certification?:
Preferred Computer Applications: Microsoft Exchange
Preferred Other Computer Applications: C+, OpenGL/DirectX, Working knowledge of visualization software (i.e. After Effects Adobe software, 3D Studio Max, Maya, EON Reality, Unity, AVIZO/Amira, Mimics) for educational design and construction of animated models.
Preferred Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

EON Raptor
EON Professional 5.5
• Arnold
• Advanced knowledge of MS Visual Studio
• VR Hardware (CAVE, Cluster Displays, HMD)
• Working knowledge of AR/VR software (i.e. EON Reality, Unity, Mimics)
• Working knowledge of visualization software (i.e. After Effects Adobe software, 3D Studio
Max, Maya) for educational design and construction of animated models.
• Foundational understanding of VR equipment for design, demonstration, trouble shooting of daily operation, knowledge of operating systems and potential conflicts, maintenance and
specific upgrades for licensed software.
• Experience developing various systems in a gaming engine such as: Networking, Audio,
Scripting, Physics, Graphics, GUI, AI, Entity Management, Multithreading, and Gameplay
• Experience with Unity, Unreal, CryEngine or other 3D game engines preferred.
• Experience with Shader Model 5 preferred
•Ability to teach basic computer programming principles to others (i.e. student interns,
students, etc)
•Integrates new tools and technologies to meet educators’ and customers’ needs.

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Requisition Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have experience in graphics programming and software development?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * If you do have experience in graphics programming and software development, please elaborate (If No, indicate NA).

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Are you proficient in Microsoft Excel?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you proficient with C++ programming?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Careerlink
    • Employee Referral
    • HERC
    • Indeed
    • Job Fair
    • Lincoln Journal Star
    • Linkedin
    • Omaha World Herald
    • UNMC Job Site
    • Other
  6. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Within the past 6 months, have you been affected by a reduction in force or grant funding expiration with the University of Nebraska Medical Center?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents