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Joining Unity's Desktop team means not just helping build one of the most popular game engines in the world but having an opportunity to advance one of the largest segments of the market. The Desktop team is a small and agile group responsible for building the future of Windows, Mac,  and Linux at Unity. With the revival of desktop gaming in recent years, there has never been a more exciting time to be a part of one of the oldest and most loved gaming platforms of all time.

We are looking for an experienced manager to lead a small team of engineers to help shape the future of Unity. You have probably worked on engine level tech on desktop platforms in the past and you know how to lead a team to deliver a fast and efficient runtime developers need to successfully ship games on any platform. If you are also looking to put these skills in the hands of millions of developers using Unity around the world you have come to the right place.


  • Collaborate with Unity R&D across the globe on core runtime improvements and requirements to improve the developer experience on Windows, Mac, and Linux
  • Lead a small team of developers to deliver high quality features and performance improvements to Unity
  • Help shape the roadmap and strategy for how we can best help creators of all kinds make successful games with Unity


  • Experience managing a team
  • Computer Science degree or equivalent experience
  • Strong system level C++/C skills
  • Cross platform development experience
  • Windows or Mac programming experience

Bonus Points

  • C# development experience
  • OpenGL / Direct3D experience
  • Experience using Unity’s engine and tools
  • Product or Project management experience

About Unity Technologies

Unity is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

The company’s 1,400+ person research and development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Apps developed by Unity creators were downloaded more than three billion times per month in 2019 on more than two billion unique devices. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.   

Unity is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

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