NaturalPoint

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NaturalPoint, Inc. was founded in 1997 to develop and bring to market high quality image tracking technology and unique computer control devices. Now the largest motion capture provider in the world, NaturalPoint offers high-performance optical tracking solutions at the most affordable prices in the industry. As a result, it has become the favorite of industry leaders in VR, drones, game and film production, university education and research, engineering, robotics, industrial measurement, life science, sports performance, injury prevention, and many others.


We're looking for an expert back-end web developer to help us architect, build, and maintain exceptional websites and web applications.

An ideal candidate will work well in a compact, fast-moving team with project managers, designers and other developers, gets excited about working with high-profile clients, and is meticulous about writing rock-solid code.

Responsibilities:

  • Extending our e-commerce capabilities to empower both internal stakeholders and customers.
  • Gathering requirements from varied internal teams such as sales, support, and production to continuously improve our ERP and related internal tools.
  • Working closely with the front-end developers to help deliver the best user experience possible.

Required

  • 3+ years experience coding the back-end of customer-facing web applications.
  • Strong grasp of web application security issues and best practices.
  • Mastery of one or more major web development stacks, such as Node, Vue, Scala/Play, C#/ASP.NET, Python/Django, Ruby/Rails, or PHP/Symfony. Experience with Perl is a plus.
  • Strong working knowledge of relational databases, SQL, and query optimization. Experience with PostgreSQL is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Apache. Experience with Nginx is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Git and a topic branch/merge request review workflow.
  • A talent and drive for simple, clear communication while managing multiple projects.
  • Knowledge of testing principles.

Bonus Points For

  • Bachelor’s degree or better in a technical discipline (e.g. CS, CIS, Engineering).
  • Experience building large-scale, enterprise-grade web applications.
  • Experience integrating with third-party web services such as payment gateways, shipping vendors, Salesforce, etc.
  • Experience with PCI DSS compliance.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services.
  • Familiarity with front-end web development languages (JavaScript, TypeScript), frameworks (Ember, Angular), and build tools (gulp).

Benefits

This full-time position is based in our Corvallis, Oregon campus where we enjoy a fast-paced and engaging work environment and good work/life balance.
Relocation benefits for the right candidate. No phone calls, please.
See more of what we do at: facebook.com/optitrack


NaturalPoint is seeking a Technical Sales and Support Engineer for the TrackIR brand, which creates the premier head-tracking technology for PC gaming and simulation.

The ideal candidate is someone who can create long-lasting relationships with our valued developers and customers alike by providing timely, on-target and helpful solutions. If you are technically savvy, know your way around computers and have a fantastic manner helping others on the phone and via email, we would like to hear from you.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Providing exemplary technical customer care, installation, training and application advice via phone, online forums, and email.
  • In-house game/application testing for suitability and system optimization.
  • Assisting the Brand Manager with social media marketing and community engagement.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and experience giving data-driven presentations.
  • Strong team player, possessing the willingness to seek feedback, adopt NaturalPoint practices, and continuously learn, evolve and improve.
  • Great technical skills, including proficiency with Windows based applications, networking, and PC building experience.
  • PC gaming experience, especially simulator games (flight, racing, etc).

Bonus Points For:

  • Additional language competency.
  • EProficiency with software programming or custom scripting in C++ and Python.
  • Previous experience with motion capture hardware and software.
  • Familiarity with ticketing and source revision systems.

Benefits

This full-time position is based in our Corvallis, Oregon campus where we enjoy a fast-paced and engaging work environment and good work/life balance.
Relocation benefits for the right candidate. No phone calls, please.
See more of what we do at: facebook.com/optitrack