HR Business Partner (Maternity Cover)

About the Employer

Unity is growing fast! As a HR Business Partner, you will be a trusted partner to our Engineering teams, supporting our strategy and aligning business objectives with employees and management.

Reporting to the Senior HR Business Partner, Engineering, our ideal candidate would understand what it means to support a rapidly growing global organization. You will use your real time problem-solving skills to thrive in an environment that is entrepreneurial and oriented to achieving great things.

Working with the Senior HR Business Partner, you will drive people & operational plans with the managers you partner with, working in partnership with key stakeholders.

You will ensure alignment on initiatives and priorities, maintain open and transparent lines of communication, and keep our employees and teams thriving and well supported. You’ll be working on a wider range of HR activities, including employee relations, performance management, and compliance to compensation and benefits.


  • Build and execute HR strategy for a multiple engineering team
  • Offer thought leadership regarding organizational and people related strategy and execution
  • Provide insights to guide decision making and offer proactive solutions
  • Provide expertise and coach managers on appropriate people management best practices, i.e. org design, performance management, rewards & recognition, and retention strategies etc.
  • Build and maintain employee morale and culture for teams you support as well as develop high-functioning orgs
  • Be the glue that brings all relevant information from multiple stakeholders to help drive change and translate to best practices
  • Develop a strong relationship with all relevant external partners such as finance and recruiting to ensure all budgets and headcount are executed towards plan


  • Experience in a generalist HR role, working directly with people managers, preferably having partnered with an engineering organization before
  • Ability to make administrative and procedural decisions, and exercise judgment with sensitive/ confidential issues
  • Strong relationship and team building skills, and an ability to influence others
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in a variety of communication settings and styles

Bonus Points

  • Passionate about solving for our employee and manager experience
  • We don’t traditional solutions here so you’ll be able to bring creative approaches using your experience and expertise
  • 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

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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