UOWD9040 - Instructor - Computer Science - Gaming & Immersive Technology

Business Unit: Academic
Job Family: Faculty
Department: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Dubai
Position Profile:

UOWD is currently seeking applicants to fill the position of Instructor – Computer Science (Permanent Full Time) with the Faculty of Engineering & Information Sciences. The Instructor position is suitable for applicants who are looking to gain experience to develop their scholarly career.

The position holder is also expected to conduct tutorials and laboratory experiments in the broad areas related to gaming and immersive technologies, and general tutorial and labs related to computer science such as programming, algorithms, problem solving, database design etc.


Essential & Desirable Criteria:

Essential Criteria:

To qualify for this position, you must have:

  • Minimum qualification includes a Master’s degree in Computer security/ gaming & immersive technologies, Computer Science from an accredited institution.
  • Teaching experience in Computer labs and tutorials
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to interact effectively with students, faculty, and staff. Fluency in English language (both spoken and written)
  • A commitment to Values of Passion, Courage, Integrity, Excellence, Collaboration and Innovation. Working knowledge and experience with Computer Organization, Architecture, Networking Working knowledge and experience with operating systems: Linux, ubuntu, Windows, IOS, Android Knowledge and experience of cloud computing
  • Working knowledge of techniques and tools for: Computer graphics, game development, game engine essentials, mobile application development, multi-core and GPU programming, AR, VR, Virtual worlds design, web development frameworks.
  • Extensive experience in programming (C/C++, Java, Python, …) and in scripting languages


    Desirable Criteria:

  • Working knowledge of game development, mobile app. development, and VR/AR technologies.
  • Experience with Experience with common gaming and mobile development tools and technologies, such as: Autodesk Maya, Unreal engine, Unity game engine, VR and AR libraries, 3D modeling libraries and tools, Android and IoS development SDKs, React Native, web application development frameworks such as React, Angular, and Laravel.

Annual Salary ranges between AED 144,000 - AED 156,000.

The successful candidate will enjoy the interaction with a professional and dynamic team of highly respected educators from over 35 different countries and exposure to students from over 120 nationalities.

The University offers an expatriate package, which includes an attractive tax-free salary. The package includes five weeks of paid leave per year, private medical insurance for employee and eligible dependents, life and disability insurance for self, education allowance for eligible dependents and professional development support.

To Apply:

Closing Date: 15th February 2023 or until the position is filled.

Interested applicants must apply before the closing date by visiting our employment website at http://employment.uowdubai.ac.ae. Review of applications will begin after the closing date and will continue until the positions are filled.


Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV

Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV