Second Life (SL) Developer Programmer, Telecommute Posi
ICF - Fairfax, VA

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Defense/Intelligence Group

Defense Solutions and Services

Second Life (SL) Developer Programmer/ Telecommuter

About ICF International ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy and climate change; environment and infrastructure; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 3,500 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF's Web site is www.icfi.com .

ICF's Defense/Intelligence group provides a wide spectrum of services to its defense clients. Our services include applied technology; behavioral health; energy and environment; joint and inter-agency advisory; leadership research and development; logistics, operations and supply chain; modeling, simulation and gaming; program evaluation; survey research, development and administration; training analysis, development and evaluation; and workforce and organizational assessment . In addition, ICF utilizes its skills applied across its other public and private sector markets to offer focused assistance to defense clients in, program management, strategic communications, and organizational and leadership enhancement services.

Job Description:
As a Second Life Developer Programmer you will be responsible for developing Second Life scripts and content for the advanced simulation and gaming team at ICF. You will be expected to work with artists and other engineers in developing SL content, scripts, and other technologies from design to development, and ultimately to project completion.

We are looking for an experienced developer to work for a team whose work spans second life LSL, OpenSim, and other game and simulation based technologies. Second Life development experience is vital, especially with examples of work that you can point to. If you are excited about games and virtual world programming we want to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities:
Technical development in Second Life and other virtual world projects delivered on time and on budget. Responsible for developing code and some design assets and working along side of small team of developers towards successful completion of Second Life virtual world projects Communicating engineering (code) updates to project technical lead

Basic Qualifications:
Expert development experience in the Second Life enviornment A thorough understanding of game mechanics, solid engineering practices, and loves virtual worlds! LSL scripting language, c# is also highly valued (experience in OpenSim, Metaverse, or equivalent) 3+ years of technical experience on similar projects Detailed technical understanding of SL design Bachelors Degree

Preferred Skills/Experience:
Strong knowledge of object oriented design, design patterns, and data structures Ability to work on fixed deadlines Art aesthetic and understanding of learning objectives and how they are applied to simulations Game development using Unity or similar technology DoD experience preferred

Professional Skills:
Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision making capabilities Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment Sound business ethics, including the protection of proprietary and confidential information Ability to apply detailed knowledge of organizational procedures to make independent decisions and serve as a credible resource for a senior management team Ability to work with all levels of internal staff, as well as outside clients and vendors Excellent problem solving skills with ability to analyze situations, identify existing or potential problems and recommend solutions Reasonable proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel) ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.ICF International is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/D/V

For a listing of other career opportunities at ICF, please visit our Career Center at www.icfi.com/careers/

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