Careers

Open Positions
You can send your application letter and CV to hr@manus-vr.com.


Company description
At Manus VR you will get an opportunity to work on the cutting edge of virtual reality. You will be working with a young, multi-disciplinary team of engineers, designers and virtual reality experts. We are looking for people with a passion for virtual reality, the future and innovation, who see their work as a part of the bigger picture and always look to improve. If you are interested in working on the state-of-the-art technology in hand tracking, please contact: hr@manus-vr.com

Multimedia designer

Function description
An important aspect for every startup is visibility. Having the best product doesn’t mean anything if no-one knows you exist. We are looking for a multi-media designer with an astute eye for design to strengthen our team. You will be challenged to keep Manus VR standing out in a market that is vastly growing. The key factor in delivering a compelling story is its presentation. Working as a designer at Manus VR means that you will be working at the forefront of technology.

Key skills and expertise
-Graphical design (booklets, flyers, exhibitor booths, corporate identity etc.).
-Website design.
-Photography and film.
-Community Manager (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Youtube etc.)
-Pro-active attitude, as you will take the lead in your domain.

Advantages
-Insight in the VR Market
-Front-end experience
-Fluent in the English Language, both written and spoken.

What we offer
-A young, dynamic and creative team.
-Working on a product with a high potential.
-Close and passionate team.
-Cool working environment in the heart of Eindhoven
-The potential to grow fast and get exposure in your chosen field.

Analog/Electrical Engineer

Function description
We are continuously seeking ways to improve the accuracy and overall quality of our gloves. As analog engineer your task will be to research, analyze, test and report different sensors and output solutions that could enhance the product's functionalities. Because we are a startup, we are looking for the right person that wants to become a leader in his domain. We need someone that is highly pro-active, who can work independently, is creative and can come up with new ideas. You will be working in a multidisciplinary team alongside Embedded and Software Engineers. You will also be dependent on (fashion)design and marketing guidelines.

Key skills and expertise
-Rapid prototyping
-Circuit design and verification
-Setting up and executing small scale research
-Experience with Cadence, Altium/Eagle, LTSpice
-Can work creatively in a team dynamic
-Is able to work independently and take initiative

Advantages
-Agile/Scrum experience
-Affinity with gaming/gamers as a target market
-Affinity or experience in the field of Virtual Reality. Is aware of the demands and standards of this market.

What we offer
-A young, dynamic and creative team
-Working on a product with a high potential
-The potential to grow big and get exposure in your chosen field
-Opportunities to learn new skills
-Chance to work with the latest hardware in VR development

Software Engineer (SDK Programmer)

Function description
Now that we enter a new stage with the Manus we will need additional team members to support this transition. We are moving from the prototyping phase to opening our product to the developer community. As a Software Engineer your main responsibility will be to work on the API and SDK for the Manus VR glove. You will also support developers in their implementation needs, engaging with clients who will be using our product for a wide variety of use cases. You will be building bridges between our SDK and their required languages, handling support questions and tracking down and fixing bug reports. The other portion of your work will involve taking the learning steps from this developer phase and preparing the software for the consumer release.

Key skills and expertise
-Version control experience, preferably GitHub
-Required languages C++, C# and Java
-Has experience with working on the same code base with multiple team members
-Can write organized and well documented code

Advantages
-Agile/Scrum experience
-Affinity with gaming/gamers as a target market
-Affinity or experience in the field of Virtual Reality. Is aware of the demands and standards of this market
-Experience with Unity/Unreal
-Experience with programming for Android

What we offer
-A young, dynamic and creative team
-Working on a product with a high potential
-The potential to grow big and get exposure in your chosen field
-Opportunities to learn new skills
-Chance to work with the latest hardware in VR development

System Administrator

Function description
Manus VR is looking for an experienced system administrator with knowledge of Linux (Ubuntu). Your work will be focused on maintaining and solving problems for a wide variety of services, for example: Owncloud server, NGINX Webserver, Mailserver and DNS records. You will also be asked to advise us on additional systems and safety measurements.

Employment
We are looking for a part time position of approximately 16 hours per month. This can be discussed and is depending on the extent of the responsibilities of the system admin. It is important to us that you are available for emergencies and can plan your time with flexibility. It is possible to work from home for the majority of your hours.

What we offer
-A young, dynamic and creative team
-Working on a product with a high potential
-The potential to grow big and get exposure in your chosen field
-Opportunities to learn new skills
-Chance to work with the latest hardware in VR development

Back end developer (Django / Python)

Function description
To allow a good interaction with our end users we are creating a developer platform. This platform is a place for developers to find programming support, exchange code samples and upload their projects. The basic structure has been programmed in Django and Python but there are still many features that will need to be implemented. Some of these elements are the blog, information pages, login/accounts, forum, portfolio pages.

Employment
This development will be conducted on project basis. The amount of hours will be discussed before starting. After the project has been finalized we will move to a support contract for the duration of the platform. . It is possible to work from home for the majority of your hours.

Key skills and expertise
-Python programming language, Platform has been created in Django
-Version control experience, preferably GitHub

What we offer
-A young, dynamic and creative team
-Working on a product with a high potential
-The potential to grow big and get exposure in your chosen field
-Opportunities to learn new skills
-Chance to work with the latest hardware in VR development

Senior Marketeer

Function description
One of the most difficult things for any technical oriented team is the communication with the outside world. As such, you will get the freedom to build the complete marketing strategy from the ground up. You will need to find the right angle in the communication, how to shift the focus of the public perception of the product to the company's goals. As a marketeer your will focus on analyzing the key demographics of our target market, formulating a strategy, executing this plan and analyzing the results of our combined efforts. You will be working in a highly dynamic environment with a lot of potential for creative and experimental media campaigns. Things will move fast and you need to be on your toes to catch up with the shifting trends amongst gamers and game developers. The challenge will be to set up a highly effective campaign with the limited resource s that a startup can spare. As with any startup , ample challenges to test and hone your skills.

Key skills and expertise
-Pro-active attitude, taking the lead in his/her domain.
-Performing Qualitative and Quantative research on specific markets
-Formulating, executing and evaluating a marketing and communication plan
-Analyzing the data to determine the success rate (CPP/Brand exposure etc.)
-Affinity with gaming/gamers as a target market

What we offer
-A young, dynamic and creative team
-Working on a product with a high potential
-The potential to grow big and get exposure in your chosen field