We are looking for a
XR Specialist - AR/VR/MR (f/m/x)

You live and breathe XR, and you’re ready to inspire the community with your knowledge - let's talk!


IXDS is a collective of designers, technologists, researchers and entrepreneurs in Berlin and Munich. Collectively, we work towards a shared purpose: To create desirable and lasting impact by empowering individuals, teams, and businesses.

With a unique set of tools and methods, we uncover relevant user and market insights and leverage the best of existing technology to transform these insights into desirable product and service experiences. We work across the digital and analogue to create an enduring impact on organizations and people: Every day, we are getting our heads around how people will live their lives in the future – in smart homes or when they shop, how they manage their health intelligently or get from A to B in a seamless way, how they collaborate and live together in totally new formats. We think about how companies can offer smarter services to their clients and employees, finding smarter ways to manufacture and distribute goods. And we love to prototype this future, day by day: By continuously delivering reference experience prototypes we accelerate the invention and market readiness of meaningful products and services.



  • You will work solution-oriented with a team of design and technology experts 
  • You will be involved in research, ideation, planning and prototyping phases of our research- and innovation-oriented projects 
  • You will inspire our team and our clients with your broad knowledge of technology 
  • You will prototype, design, implement, optimize and debug software tools and systems  
  • You will be responsible for small projects from prototype to feature release 
  • You will identify modern standards, workflows and tools and strengthen the technology and development skills and expertise at IXDS 
  • You will support project estimation and proposal writing 


  • You have experience in working with Virtual and Augmented Reality technologies and can reflect on their strengths and weaknesses 
  • You can talk both nerdy and business about tech, but also bring a deep appreciation for product and industrial design 
  • You have at least 3 years of experience building interactive experiences in gaming or real-time 3D technologies 
  • You have a strong interest in game development and keep the overall user experience in mind 
  • You have an understanding of established programming design patterns 
  • You have a deep understanding of Unity3D and C# as well strong 3D math skills 
  • Experience in working with the automotive industry 
  • Experience using current available ML models inside Unity (Tensorflow, IBM Watson, OpenCV, e.g.) 
  • Skills to create 3D models and animations 
  • Knowledge of communication protocols and tools such as MQTT, Node-Red and VRPN 


  • A purpose-driven, collaborative working culture and studio atmosphere
  • Work with clients ranging from startups to big corporates
  • Great variety of projects in diverse contexts and industries
  • Interdisciplinary teams to build and share knowledge and tackle complex challenges
  • Supportive team culture cultivated in collective team lunches, thirsty thursdays, coffee dates etc.
  • Balanced working hours and a 4-day work week (80%)
  • The opportunity to take over responsibility quickly and shape your own career
  • Fair pay and bonus program for every team member
  • Flexible collaboration tools and working hours/places to take your personal life situation into account 


Please send your application, including a persuasive portfolio and CV, links to prior work and salary expectations (80%) to work@ixds.com. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate.