Amazon is getting ready to produce its own virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) content, which it wants to distribute to Amazon Prime Video users. The company revealed its plans in a job posting for a “Virtual Reality Experience Development Executive” this week.
“Amazon Studios has an opening for an experienced content development executive to help develop innovative mixed reality experiences for distribution on Amazon Video,” the job posting reads. Applicants are supposed to not only have experience with the development of TV shows, movies or video games, but also experience with VR technology and content production.
“The ideal candidate will be interested in telling stories uniquely, bringing people together and expanding the definition of entertainment,” according to the posting, which also requires applicants to have “an interest in the future” and even “live slightly in the future already.”