Louisville, Kentucky

Job Summary

Zimmer Biomet is a world leader in musculoskeletal health solutions. Our team members are part of a company with a heritage of leadership, a focus on shaping the future, and a mission dedicated to alleviating pain and improving the quality of life for people around the world.

In this role, you will develop robust and flexible mixed reality (MR) applications to provide support to clinicians and surgeons performing orthopedic assessments and surgeries. We are looking for experienced, creative MR developers to work at the highest level of virtual and augmented reality. You will be responsible for implementing high value and complex commercial applications, translating design ideas, concepts, and requirements into a functional and engaging mixed reality solutions.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Define, document, develop and maintain Mixed Reality surgery solutions in a multidisciplinary team, using the Agile process;
  • Provide oversight and direction to software development suppliers providing mixed reality software solutions.
  • Engage with Microsoft Product and Services teams to ensure resolution of technical issues and product concerns;
  • Take ownership of entire features and components of the application lifecycle and participate in the product design and code elements;
  • Develop models and algorithms to provide clinical data;
  • Collaborate with other members of the team to deliver large and complex features on time and to a high standard;
  • Mentor other developers in the team and help maintain code, product, and process quality;
  • Participate in the continuous improvement of the development processes and tools used by the development team;
  • Build verification and validation tools for integrated and unit systems;
  • Mentor other developers in the team and help maintain code, product, and process quality;
  • Participate in the investigation and resolution of incidents reported by users in an operating context.

This is not an exhaustive list of duties or functions and might not necessarily comprise all of the essential functions for purposes of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Expected Areas of Competence

  • You have gained experience in a highly regulated industry (pharmaceutical, aeronautics, medical);
  • You have knowledge of anatomy or medicine;
  • You have experience with MRTK-Unity / Mixed Reality development;
  • You have experience with Agile/Scrum development teams working with Confluence & Jira.

Education/Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in computer engineering, software or electrical engineering, computer science or engineering with a solid background in computer science;
  • 3-5 years experience with Unity 3D Content & Application Development;
  • Strong 3D math and statistics skills;
  • Strong C# object-oriented programming and scripting language skills;
  • Experience working with 3D assets (meshes, animations, materials etc);
  • Experience profiling and optimizing games/applications for render performance (GPU and CPU);
  • Experience with source control systems such as Git in a multi developer team environment;
  • You are a creative person with a great ability to work as a team and an excellent analytical mind;
  • You have excellent communication skills in English and written communications, (fluency in French is a plus).

Travel Requirements

Up to 20%

Additional Information


At Zimmer Biomet, we believe in The Power of Us, which means that we are stronger together. We are committed to creating an environment where every team member feels included, respected, empowered, and celebrated.

As a Zimmer Biomet team member, you will share in our commitment to providing mobility and renewed life to people around the world. This is why we offer you a competitive rewards package that includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, wellness incentives, employee assistance programs as well as paid time off for vacation and holidays.

Compensation Range 82,000-98,500

Louisville, Kentucky

Zimmer Biomet Team Members share the singular purpose of working to restore mobility and improve the quality of life for patients around the world. With operations around the world, we’re looking for Team Members who would like to make a difference in people’s lives.

We hire talented and highly motivated people with a range of skills, experiences, and backgrounds to fulfill roles in careers such as engineers and clinicians, or in quality and regulatory affairs, manufacturing, marketing, sales, and information technology, to name just a few.

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