Simulation Developer Intern InContext Solutions
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InContext Solutions has developed the most advanced online 3D technology to deliver insights to the biggest brands in the world. We are both a technology company and a market research firm. We invent and perfect software to solve our clients? problems faster, better and more accurately than the competition. We believe success comes from bringing smart, talented people together and providing strong leadership to help them do what they do best. Our company culture is unique and rests on three core principles: Attracting and Keeping the Best Talent, Delivering the Best to our Clients and Creating and Maintaining an Exceptional Work Environment.
Recently named the ninth fastest growing privately held technology company in the United States, we are currently looking for a Simulation Developer Intern to join our team at our Chicago, IL office.
We are the Simulation Development Team! We would like to think that we create super fun video games all day long but really we just argue about Breaking Bad and Tokyo Drift too often to actually get any work done. Although, when we aren?t arguing over video games and TV shows, the sim dev team uses an industry standard game engine to develop simulation software. You might ask, ?Simulation software, what is that?? Well, I am happy to answer your question Jedi Padawan! Our 3D simulation platform is built upon a versatile game engine for the purpose of creating realistic and engaging virtual shopping experiences! Our software really is as fanstastical as it sounds. But we need your help! We need an evil minion to develop and design even more amazing tools/software and extensions to our already world dominating platform. As our minion you will be required to partake in the following activities:
Learn the InContext simulation development pipeline.
Solve programming problems like: ?Discovering how many licks it actually takes to get to the center of a tootsie pop?
Create tools and custom solutions to our research projects.
Find youtube videos that the rest of the technology team hasn?t seen yet.
Work with members of multiple InContext teams to simultaneously execute a variety of projects
Develop super duper efficient tools and applications that quicken and ease the project pipeline
Shoot our HR manager with nerf darts
Arm wrestle the CEO
This is a full-time summer internship opportunity. The rate for this position is $12/ hour.
InContext is all about people. We are committed to finding, training and growing fun, interesting and ambitious people who demonstrate integrity, intelligence and the ability to make things happen. Candidates must possess a theoretical and practical knowledge of software engineering to be a fit for this role. At the same time, however, they must be a strong cultural fit, sharing our commitment to building a world class company. Candidates should:
Be pursuing a BS degree in computer science or Game Development/Programming
Have at least a 3.0 GPA
Be well-versed in Object-Oriented Programming concepts and languages including C#, C++, Python, MEL
Have experience developing with modern game engines like, Unreal UDK, Unity 3D or CryEngine
Be an active problem solver, ready to develop tools and applications to speed up their own job and make projects into a more automated and turnkey process
Have a passion for game and simulation development, have a great work ethic, be ambitious, crafty, and demonstrate a great working attitude, strong communication skills and resourcefulness
Be intelligent and passionate about what they do
Be friendly and likeable. We wouldn?t hire someone who we wouldn?t like to sit next to on an airplane for 12 hours.
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