Immersive DevOps Engineer - TAFE NSW Digital Lab

Job Position: 
Application Deadline Date: 
Monday, 28 September 2020 - 5:30pm

TAFE NSW Digital Lab Showreel - November 2019

Digital Learning Lab is responsible for developing digital, world leading content for use throughout TAFE NSW’s footprint. In this newly created role, you will be responsible for enabling the Digital ecosystem, encouraging and rewarding new Digital knowledge and then putting this new knowledge into actual use. The Immersive DevOps Engineer is responsible for reviewing, testing and developing experimental applications for new immersive technology to ensure higher design accuracy and end product quality.

This an ongoing full time position located at our TAFE NSW Armidale campus.

Key Accountabilities

Reporting to the Innovation Team Manager the primary responsibility of this role is to support the development and deployment of AR/VR hardware and software technologies to enhance the digital learning experience.

Key areas of focus include:

Responsibility to maintain and manage all Digital Lab assets, including devices, software and inventory.

Manage software licenses for the TAFE Digital Lab for AR/VR platforms, including recording the allocation across TAFE NSW where required

Manage the Digital Learning Lab file Storage and network shares including consolidation of all files for data security. Ensuring performance and backups are maintained in liaison with ICT for daily use.

Test & Review publicly released and third party immersive software across a wide range of leading hardware, work with AR/VR Specialist to document and develop recommendations for TAFE NSW stakeholders on applicable applications for industry specific areas with education.

Prepare devices including laptops, VR/AR hardware, software configuration, scripts and other requirements such as shipping of equipment.

Research and obtain quotes for hardware/software solutions for the Digital Lab, Liaise and establish positive relationships with hardware vendors and ensure that orders have been fulfilled accordingly.

Work with Unity Developer to deploy latest build of immersive applications and develop automated process to streamline app delivery

Assist with development process of AR/VR applications (supporting Senior Developers)

The Skills / Experience

Relevant qualification or equivalent skills, knowledge and experience in AR/VR, game development or similar industry experience.

Broad knowledge of ICT systems (both hardware and software

Experience with maintaining AWS or similar cloud platforms

Intermediate Unity3D or C# /Python experience desirable

Ability to address and meet focus capabilities as stated in the Position Description.