Software Engineer, Application Framework

Magic Leap

Sunnyvale, CA, US / Culver City, CA, US / Seattle, WA, US / Austin, TX, US / Toronto, ON / Plantation, FL, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 01/18/2021
  • Website:
  • Company Address: 7500 W Sunrise Blvd., Plantation, FL, 33313

About Magic Leap

Magic Leap, Inc. was founded in 2011 by Rony Abovitz and his band of modern wizards. It is headquartered in Florida with locations in Santa Cruz, Los Angeles, Mountain View, Seattle, Austin, and New Zealand.

Job Description

This an exciting opportunity to build a world-class mixed reality Collaborate Copresence Platform for the Magic Leap platform. At Magic Leap, we have a rich roadmap planned for collaborative applications within our spatial computing environment.  

As an early contributor to our real-time native collaborative applications, the Application Developer will have a rich technical background that shows depth and breadth of experience as well as a passion for this exciting area of the Magic Leap product. 

As one of the first developers in this area, you must have hands-on experience shipping C++ real-time APIs including optimizations and high reliability.  As a self-starter, you will have the opportunity to work in a highly dynamic environment, and to collaborate closely with the User Experience, Architecture, Systems Engineering, and Applications teams. 


  • Contribute to and develop the Magic Leap Collaborative Copresence Platform 
  • Build and debug mixed reality frameworks, tools, applications
  • Team player who can collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design and ship new features
  • Work on bug fixing and improving application performance
  • Contribute to sample applications to refine to validate and refine the platform SDK features
  • Contribute to code reviews, architectural reviews, team presentations.
  • Unit-test code for robustness and reliability


  • 3+ years of experience developing mobile software apps
  • Experience with the Unity3D game engine
  • Proficiency with 3D Math and 3D Graphics and 3D User Experiences
  • Experience programming applications on the Android platform
  • Very strong programming skills - experience with modern C++  required.
  • Ability to learn fast, and deliver quickly and reliably
  • Relentless desire to improve and overcome challenges
  • Experience working with third-party libraries, frameworks, and APIs.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work in a fast-paced small team environment.
  • Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle.

Nice to have

  • Experience with FirebaseDB or another real-time data-centric cloud platform
  • Experience with parental controls, restrictive technologies, and website filtering
  • Experience with XR: Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality, Virtual Reality
  • Experience with OpenGL, Qt3D, WPF or similar 3D graphics API
  • Experience with rapid development and collaboration using a wiki, chat, and Jira. 
  • Ability to read Japanese


  • BS or equivalent preferred

Additional Information:

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to Equal Employment Opportunities guidelines

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