Bellevue, WA, USA




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The opportunity

The Platform Systems team is part of a small and agile group responsible for building the future of Linux, WebGL, and game streaming at Unity. The revival of desktop gaming in recent years has seen renewed and exciting focus on these platforms. Join the Unity Platform Systems team to help build one of the most popular game engines in the world, and have an opportunity to advance one of the largest segments of the market while you help shape some of the newest.

You have probably worked on performance-critical, cross-platform applications in the past and you know how important it is to write fast, portable, and maintainable code. If you are thrilled by the idea that your work will put these same skills in the hands of millions of developers who use Unity, you have come to the right place.

What you’ll be doing 

  • Collaborate across Unity R&D on core engine and editor improvements related to the advancement of desktop platform development.
  • Performance optimizations that enable developers to ship the best games possible.

What we’re looking for

  • Computer Science degree or equivalent, or equivalent industry experience
  • Strong system level C++/C skills
  • Linux desktop, or cross platform programming experience
  • Strong initiative and ability to work independently
  • Performance-minded development

You might also have

  • Experience developing for Windows and/or Mac
  • C# development experience
  • Experience coding for GTK+ or other Linux desktop window subsystems

Life at Unity

Unity (NYSE: U) 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 1,800+ 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 five billion times per month in 2020. 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 or accommodations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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