Posted Aug 14

Samsung Research America is hiring a
Staff Software Engineer - Web Graphics

Mountain View, CA

Lab Summary:

We are looking for highly skilled individuals for a role that’s sits in the intersection of Augmented Reality and Web Platform and Browser development. This is a great opportunity to join Samsung’s Web Platform team to build next generation of Web based computing platforms. Come join the Mobile Communication Lab and help us build next generation of 3D and AR on the Web.

Samsung Internet Browser (or simply Samsung Internet) is a mobile web browser for smartphones and tablets developed by Samsung Electronics with over a billion downloads. It is based on the open-source Chromium project. It is pre-installed on Samsung Galaxy devices.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Design, implement and evolve existing and new web standards (HTML5, JavaScript) for advanced graphics, 3D and AR/VR on the web (WebXR)
  • Participate in new product concepts and create proof-of-concept prototypes
  • Function as an integral part of a larger team and collaborate and communicate effectively

Experience Requirements:

  • MS/PhD in Computer Science or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience is required
  • 6+ years of industry experience with strong Computer Science fundamentals in Data Structures, Algorithm Design, and Complexity Analysis is required
  • Expert knowledge of graphics pipelines, texture compression techniques on embedded systems is required
  • Experience with object-oriented design and development and proficiency in Java and C++ programming languages is required
  • Demonstrable experience contributing to one of the open-source Web Engines (Webkit /Chromium/Gecko) is required
  • Passion and fundamental understanding of the Web Platform and Web technologies is a required
  • Experience working in a complex large codebase and or in an open-source project is required
  • Knowledge of web security, privacy and fingerprinting is a preferred
  • Experience with WebGL or WebXR is required
  • Experience with Unity or other game engines is a plus
Our total rewards programs are designed to motivate and engage exceptional talent. The base pay range for roles at this level is listed below, but may be higher or lower in other states due to geographic differentials in the labor market. Within the base pay range, individual rates depend on a number of factors—including the role’s function and location as well as the individual’s knowledge, skills, experience, education and training. This is part of our comprehensive compensation package with annual bonus eligibility and generous benefits to help you live life well.
Base Pay Range
$161,000$221,100 USD

Additional Information

Essential Job Functions

This position will be performed in an office setting. The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, and frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers.

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