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Jr. Rust Game Engine Developer - REMOTE

MeetKai Inc.
Los Angeles, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $80,000 to $100,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

MeetKai Inc. is looking for an awesome Game Developer proficient in Rust to join a 100% remote team which is creating the most powerful WebAssembly-based VR game engine.

In this role, you’ll be working on MeetKai’s proprietary cross-platform 3D game engine written entirely in Rust, which compiles to WebAssembly to reach the target of “The Web’s most performant multiplayer VR game engine”. If you are interested in the convergence happening now between 3D game engines, Web3, Crypto, VR, multiplayer platforms, and WebAssembly, this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to make your mark in the next great evolution of information technology in our lifetime - the Metaverse.


In the first 6-9 months in this role, you may be involved in:

  • Learning the full stack and breadth of our game engine

  • Implement and optimize new 3D asset-processing & rendering features

  • Fill out integration with the full WebXR API for use with new VR peripherals

  • Develop and improve networking stack for multiplayer data syncing and static geometry loading

  • Implementing with Spatial Audio and Voice Chat features

  • Integration with Rapier physics engine

  • Creating demos to demonstrate various new features of the engine


Our engineering organization is flat and this role will collaborate directly with other engineers working on the game engine core.

This role requires

  • 1 year professional experience with Rust programming language, or

  • 2+ years professional experience with C/C++/Go or another compiled, typed language

  • 2+ years working in a Game Developer equivalent role

  • Excitement and passion about Rust, VR, WebAssembly, “the Metaverse”


Traits we are looking for

  • Ability to take ownership and be proud of contributions to our best-in-class game engine

  • A blend of perfectionism and pragmatism in Software Engineering ethos

  • Empathy for our users, partners, the team, and for yourself

  • Optimistic and realistic attitude, and a desire to win together as a team

  • Communication abilities related to complicated technical topics

Company Description
Founded in 2018, MeetKai Inc., a cutting-edge AI startup, powers its open and inclusive metaverse with its industry leading deep technology Personalized and Conversational Search. Well funded and scaling quickly, MeetKai is an equal opportunity employer in a process of expansion.

MeetKai Inc.


Los Angeles, CA



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