Brighton, United Kingdom




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The opportunity

The Real-Time Learning team at Unity empowers anyone with an interest in real-time development with learning experiences that enable them to reach their career goals. The Unity Learn Platform serves millions of learners looking to build skills in real-time software development.

Our team is looking for a back-end developer to collaborate with a global multi-disciplinary team. You’ll be embedded in the product development process to understand user needs and build features that provide learners a fun and immersive experience.

Real-Time Learning is part of the Social Impact team at Unity, where your work will have a direct impact on the lives and livelihoods of Unity’s development community across the world.

Work may include travel to Unity offices in San Francisco and Shanghai a few times per year.

What you’ll be doing

  • Collaborate with your team to deeply understand the needs of our users. Plan, design, and build features that best serve those needs
  • Collaborate with Front-End developers
  • Ensure service scalability and reliability through effective code and data storage design
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use

What we’re looking for

  • Good problem solving skills
  • Working knowledge of Go, Python, PHP, C# or similar
  • Knowledge and understanding of distributed, highly available, and scalable cloud based systems
  • Experience with NoSQL databases
  • Experience with Redis
  • Experience working with GCP, Docker and Kubernetes
  • Familiarity with front-end (e.g. HTML, JavaScript and CSS)

Life at Unity

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.

Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this website or directly to managers. Unity does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Unity will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Unity.


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