Simulation Specialist, REMOTE


1 California Street Ste 1550
San Francisco, CA 94111




Feb 18, 2022

Simulation Specialist (Remote)

Who We Are: Founded in 2015, Mursion is a technology-driven, multi-disciplinary startup creating cutting-edge virtual reality simulations. Our simulations are used globally by professionals across multiple industries to practice and master the complex interpersonal skills necessary to be effective in high-stakes professions. Mursion promotes a unique culture where individuals are able to be adventurous in the pursuit of improving human interactions. Ideal candidates at Mursion are team-players, comfortable working across remote teams and distributed environments, and invested in the idea that high-impact learning experiences can be both powerful and playful.

Who We Want: We seek talented people from diverse backgrounds and experiences, who are inspired by our mission to leverage virtual reality technology to reinvent professional learning, and who are motivated to help Mursion become the premier global platform for virtual simulation training for behavioral skills. We value empathy, curiosity, and constant improvement both in our internal operations and when working with partners and clients. Our employees are most successful when they employ strong collaboration skills, skilled communications, a problem-solving orientation, and demonstrate comfort in an evolving and fast-paced startup environment.

Position Overview: We are currently seeking Simulation Specialists to puppeteer digital avatars while performing scenarios for Mursion’s various clients. The ideal candidate will have a background in acting and improvisation performance. This person should also be comfortable with ever evolving technology.

This position is a part-time, hourly position reporting to the Director of Simulations. All positions are remote. Applicants must have 20 hours of availability Monday-Friday, with the ability to work at least one evening.

Compensation and perks: Training will be compensated with a $525 stipend. After a successful training period, this position is $26 an hour.

Earned Paid Time Off. 401K.

Flexible schedule and the ability to grow within the company. Work from home.



  • Deliver simulations for a variety of clients
  • Prepare and train to deliver specific scenario objectives
  • Rehearse and maintain specific vocal profiles
  • Communicate professionally and manage schedule
  • Facilitate reflection and debrief with diverse learner populations, maintaining standards and objectives of various client goals


  • 5 years of professional acting or improv experience.
  • Ability to play a variety of characters of different age ranges, backgrounds, and personalities.
  • A mastery of their actor’s instrument: voice, body, and imagination
  • Experience with gaming technology (not required, but a plus)
  • The capacity to both understand and honestly portray diverse psychological profiles

Expectations and Technical Requirements:

  • Applicants must have 20 hours of availability Monday-Friday, with the ability to work at least one evening.
  • Applicants must have room for the equipment provided for the position.
  • Applicants must have a quiet environment within their home to deliver simulations.
  • Applicants must have the ability to connect equipment to an internet router with an ethernet cord.
  • Applicants must have high speed internet.

Roles based outside of our San Francisco office can sit in any of the following states:

Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin

Please only apply if you are able to live and work full-time in one of the states listed above. State locations and specifics are subject to change as our hiring requirements shift.