Bellevue, WA, USA




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The opportunity

Unity Labs’ Advanced UX Team researches and develops experimental user-experiences, with a focus on augmented, mixed, and virtual reality. We push the boundaries of traditional UX concepts in XR, delivering innovative solutions to challenges that XR developers are meeting today, and will encounter in new forms tomorrow. We're seeking a developer that wants to join us in crafting the future of XR!

Our team thrives upon an intuitive and fluid exchange of ideas, inclusive of all perspectives. The contributions you bring to the team will help to drive the creation of compelling new interaction paradigms!

What you’ll be doing

Your role will be to act in a senior capacity for all engineering-related tasks in our tight-knit research and development pipeline. You will assist the designers and design-engineers in developing & maintaining the foundation for the product and vision.

We'll be building, and rapidly iterating upon, ground-breaking experimental user-experiences across multiple platforms (desktop, AR/VR/MR HMD’s, and mobile devices). These exciting projects will move from prototype to production/release. You'll head efforts to refactor prototype architecture into a more robust and performant SDK, fit for external use, and scalability. The architecture we develop will both inspire, and ground the team's work in a proven technical foundation.

What we’re looking for

  • Experience developing Unity-made projects from prototype-to-production
  • Gameplay programming experience
  • Unit testing experience
  • Experience developing custom tools and inspectors for the Unity Editor
  • Understanding of algebra/geometry/trigonometry/calculus, and how they're applied in game development

You might also have

  • A grasp of AI/machine-learning’s role in development pipelines
  • Networking experience
  • A core understanding of how Unity handles draw calls, batching, and shaders

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.

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