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3D Virtual Reality Software Developer
Atlanta, Georgia

About Us:

Cherokee Nation Businesses is the economic engine of Cherokee Nation, the largest Indian Nation in the United States. Cherokee Nation and its businesses employ 11,000 people and owns companies in the gaming, hospitality, information technology, health care, personnel services, distribution, manufacturing, telecommunications, environmental services and security and defense industries.

Scope of Project:
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) off ice of The Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services (CSELS) is a critical component within CDC, providing leadership in science, public health practice, and education. CSELS is transforming the U.S. public health system by modernizing public health tracking systems; providing timely information to clinicians and public health partners; training a competent and sustainable public health workforce; strengthening the nation’s clinical laboratory systems; and innovating to increase effectiveness and efficiency of CDC programs.

We are seeking an Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Unity Programming/Development Support professional to assist with AR and VR development and deployment experience with Unity and HTC Vive , be proficient in Unity associated languages including C# and JavaScript, have a thorough understanding of game porting development to mobile devices and understanding of exporting to HTC Vive. Contractor shall have a strong sense of UX and UI design and knowledge of integrating APIs and SDKs into AR and VR.


  • Advise DLS project teams on the end-to-end development lifecycle of AR and VR projects
  • Execute and deliver AR and VR projects from beginning to end
  • Storyboard (paper or digital) AR and VR projects
  • Prototype or wire frame AR and VR projects
  • Communicate with DLS project teams on the needed AR and VR assets to successfully develop and deploy AR and VR resources (illustrations, animations, video, 3d models)
  • Collaborate with DLS project teams to build 2D and 3D assets needed for AR and VR projects
  • Design and programming or scripting the end-to-end AR and VR experience with Unity including:
    • Designing aesthetic and user-friendly user interfaces
    • All programmatic development needed for an optimized functional and aesthetic AR and VR experience
  • Integrate 508 accessible standards (captions, video narrations, labels, etc…) to allow members of the public with disabilities to access information that is comparable to information provided to persons without disabilities.
  • Integrate TinCan xAPI into AR and VR resources to retain valuable feedback data on a user’s proficiency
  • Implement edits and changes to AR and VR projects from multiple stages of review from project team members, Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), or Pilot feedback
  • Launch or export AR and VR resources:
    • Onto AR mobile platforms
    • Onto VR platforms, primarily the HTC Vive
    • Within industry standard platforms such as Steam or as an .EXE


  • Bachelor's Degree preferred in Computer Science. Science Game Art and Design or related field preferred.
  • 3 to 5 years' experience developing communication
  • Previous experience with CDC programs, policies and procedures highly desired but not required


View all of our open positions here: Cherokee Nation Businesses Careers


Cherokee Nation Mission Solutions provides support services and project support personnel to our Government and industry partners. Our highly skilled experts support and supplement the mission, expertise, and skill sets of our clients. Utilizing our customer-intimate approach, we partner with our clients to provide strategic solutions that maximize the use of human and financial resources to ensure that mission-critical projects are completed on time and within budget.


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