Location

Austin

Department

Engineering

Type

Requisition ID

6877

Role description

Game developers repeatedly say that multiplayer game creation remains one of their hardest challenges; balancing ease-of-use with performance and flexibility remains unsolved. As a result, we’ve seen far too little innovation in multiplayer games over the last decade, while creativity in single-player games has flourished.

We are looking for a tools engineer to help define and build the workflows Unity developers use to make multiplayer experiences. You will be given the freedom to drive large initiatives in this area aimed at improving everything from performance analysis to client/server developer iteration or even playtest coordination. Help us build a new suite of libraries and tools dedicated to creating a modern development experience tailored to multiplayer games.

Responsibilities

  • Help define the feature roadmap for multiplayer development in Unity
  • Design and implement Unity Editor tools for network performance analysis
  • Improve the developer experience for building and debugging client/server game architectures
  • Collaborate with multiplayer SDK engineers to understand and support their development

Requirements

  • Experience as a tools engineer in a shipped a game
  • Familiar with UI/UX tooling best practices
  • Understanding of modern game development workflows
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills

Bonus Points

  • Experience with high performance programming, multi-threading, and memory management
  • C# expertise
  • Prior experience with the Unity engine
  • Familiarity with multiplayer development concepts

Who we are

Unity is the creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users the most powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology, operate using resources that maximize ease-of-use, and monetize, so that they can find success with their creations.

The company’s 1,000 person development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners such as Google, Oculus, Autodesk, Microsoft and many more, to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Made with Unity experiences reach nearly 3 billion devices worldwide and have been installed more than 34 billion times in the last 12 months. 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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