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Nestled in the Willamette Valley, OptiTrack is a hub of innovation. We develop, prototype and manufacture all our products out of our Corvallis, Oregon HQ. Our forward thinking, results driven team has fueled our rise to become the leader in the motion capture and tracking industry, and helped to inspire the largest motion capture community in the world. Opportunities for growth are endless.

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Senior Web Developer

Corvallis, Oregon

NaturalPoint seeks an experienced web developer for front end web application code, fusing an evolving back end e-commerce and inventory management system with a modern design. Coordinating closely with marketing and executive management, the Senior Web Developer will deliver a scalable enterprise-level web presence. Our current web properties include: optitrack.com, trackir.com, gearssports.com.

Responsibilities

  • Write and maintain clean HTML/JavaScript/CSS code
  • Deliver creative solutions with a balance of code quality and speed to implement.
  • Participate in code reviews and peer code testing to ensure application quality.

Required Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years experience in professional frontend web development.
  • Energetic self starter and the ability to stay on task for projects from inception to completion.
  • Ability to take designs and quickly convert them into clean and efficient code.
  • Thorough understanding of web development coding best practices and security.
  • Experience with task runners (Gulp) and CSS preprocessors (Stylus, Sass, etc.)

Bonus Points for

  • BS or higher in a technical discipline (e.g. CS, Engineering, etc.).
  • Experience with one or more web frameworks (Ember, Spring, CodeIgniter, etc.)

Web Development Lead

Corvallis, Oregon

We’re looking for an experienced Web Developer with a natural ability to lead others. Your task: lead the web development team, and manage priorities and projects from inception to completion.

Responsibilities

  • Producing frontend web application code that fuses an evolving backend e-commerce and inventory management system with next-gen UI designs.
  • Writing and maintaining clean code and establishing and maintaining best coding practices for the team.
  • Participate in code reviews and peer code testing to ensure application quality.

Required Skills and Experience

  • 6+ years experience in web development.
  • Strong leadership skills and a track record of leading teams effectively.
  • Thorough understanding of web development coding best practices towards security and maintainability.

Bonus Points for

  • Experience with client-side JavaScript web application frameworks (Ember, Angular, etc.)
  • BS or higher in a technical discipline (e.g. CS, Engineering, etc.).
  • Familiarity with PSQL and optimizing database queries.
  • Experience with source control systems (Git, Perforce, etc.) and ticket systems for project management (JIRA, Assembla, etc.).

Virtual Reality Business Development Manager

Corvallis, Oregon

OptiTrack is the leader in wide area tracking systems for Virtual Reality, delivering low latency, precision tracking solutions for head-mounted displays (HMDs), wands, controllers, weapons, people and more. We take over where the Oculus and Vive living room trackers reach their limit and deliver the very best in 3D tracking with incredible fidelity for areas over 100’x100’.

We seek a Business Development Manager to help us maintain our leadership position and capitalize on VR’s explosive growth in a number of ways:

Responsibilities:

  • Identify and nurture relationships with partners.
  • Read and forecast market trends.
  • Identify sales opportunities
  • Manage, with help from the marketing department:
    • exhibition selection and live show management
    • messaging through relevant media outlets
    • press exposure
    • establish a voice and tone which resonates with our prospective customers
  • Advise worldwide sales and distribution team on geographical, product and market vertical opportunities within VR.
  • Be the inspirational company voice as well as technical expert at events.
  • Innovate: advise on hardware and software product development ideas for our existing markets, and help us to innovate with new products.
  • Travel to exhibitions, conferences, customers and partners to maintain the position as the best VR Market tracking expert on earth.

Required

  • Deep technical understanding of the VR pipelines that provide the most breathtaking human experience, from content creation, tracking performance, rendering performance and HMD integration and optimization.
  • Domain expertise from a technical degree and recent experience in the VR market.
  • Outstanding relationship skills.
  • Great presentation skills.
  • Successful track record in a Technical Business Development role with the metrics to prove it.
  • Existing industry contacts.
  • Strong spoken and written English.
  • Ability to travel worldwide – estimated at up to 40%.

Many of the positions at OptiTrack require the physical ability to work on a ladder to be able to test and optimize tracking systems, this position is included.


Customer Support Engineer

Corvallis, Oregon

The Customer Support Engineer position at NaturalPoint offers a fantastic blend of in-office customer support focus as well as travel to assist our customers - the world’s leaders in VR, drone research, robotics, biomechanics, filmmaking and game development.

Responsibilities

  • Providing technical customer care, installation, training and application advice via phone, online forums, email, and on-site at our customer’s labs and studios.
  • Front line incident management, investigation, solution and follow through with an emphasis on speed, quality and customer satisfaction.
  • Assistance with pre-sales testing and demonstrations.
  • In-house testing for suitability and system optimization for new applications.
  • Create long lasting relationships with our valued customers by providing timely, on-target and helpful solutions to our customer’s application questions.
  • Up to 35% domestic and international travel.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • BS in a technical discipline (e.g. ME, CS, Biomechanics, other Engineering) – or equivalent experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong team player - possessing the willingness to seek feedback, adopt NaturalPoint practices, and continuously learn, evolve and improve.
  • Great technical acumen, proficiency with Windows based applications, networking.

Bonus Points for:

  • Prior experience with Virtual-reality technology, drone tracking and control algorithms, Matlab, character animation pipelines such as Maya, MotionBuilder, Human Factors, Ergonomics and/or Biomechanics.
  • Proficiency with software programming or custom scripting in C++ and Python.
  • Previous experience with motion capture hardware and software.