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Your Guide to Starting a Career in Virtual Reality

Introduction:

Virtual Reality is way more than just downloading VR sex videos on Badoink VR and any other available website. It also does not serve as a medium for playing only games and having fun. There are new careers, experiences which you can gain from the VR world.

Virtual Reality can also be used in the business world. Just imagine working in an environment which has fully utilized the potentials of VR. Your control and display system would all be in form of an interactive digital element. This means everything you have always imagined or done on paper would become real. The possibilities for Virtual Reality is really endless.

While this happens there has been an increase in demand for VR developers. It has been predicted that revenue from the VR industry could triple in some few years. What should be noted is that the industry is growing rapidly. This rapid growth would definitely make more companies and businesses enter the market.

What Kinds of Jobs are available to you in the Virtual Reality Career Path?

A career in Virtual Reality is quite similar to software development. This is because you would need to familiarize yourself with different programming languages. You would also need to understand the basics of UX design and the applications you need to run. The limitations you face would be determined by the platform you chose to use.

For instance, the oculus rift and the HTC vive Pro is more powerful than the old HTC vive. This means any experience gained from the former platform has memory and performance limitations. This would also put a restriction on how you craft your virtual environments.

Now the interesting part which you have been eagerly waiting for which is the jobs you would be open to in the Virtual Reality field. It is basically anything you get from software development. Such employment opportunities include:

  1. Content producer
  2. Software engineer
  3. AR and VR content writers
  4. Product management
  5. Quality assurance
  6. UI and UX design and many more.

Conclusion:

 Apart from entertainment and gaming, virtual reality can also be used to deliver real-time training exercises. Doctors, soldiers, and even Engineers can work with Virtual Reality first before moving into the real world to start practicing. Try to imagine students going into the medical field with years of quality experience they gained from training with Virtual Reality. With Virtual Reality, you would be open to numerous career opportunities.