Senior Software Engineer

About the Employer

Join us in building and delivering the next-generation of tools & services to developers using the Unity game engine! As a Software Developer, you will be working closely with the core engine, editor, and Cloud service teams in architecting new and improved subsystems, features, UI components, and APIs used by millions of developers around the world.

We are the runtime asset management team, responsible for the Addressable Asset System, as well as the engine’s runtime content loading. Our work spans from low level C++ engine optimization, all the way up through to Unity’s C# package layer. Our team sits within Unity’s Core R&D team, which owns the fundamental, and most critical, pieces of the Unity engine and editor.


  • Collaborating in architecture and implementation of Unity engine and editor features and improvements
  • Being flexible to adjust focus as needed between areas such as low level file i/o optimization, large-quantity data management, user API design, and even user workflow/experience implementation
  • Developing user workflows, specifically around content management, content build, and cloud delivery
  • Operating within a distributed team, you will collaborate with both local and remote colleagues to assess priorities and accomplish tasks
  • Mentoring and assisting other team members with technical quality
  • Improve existing systems for content management, and develop the systems needed to work with the ever-changing Unity landscape


  • Strong C++ and/or C# experience
  • Experience in large scale software development
  • Experience in system optimization
  • Commitment to software development best practices in areas including memory efficiency, unit testing, and code quality

Bonus Points

  • Experience with game engine development
  • Development experience with the Unity engine
  • Experience with file i/o, networking, and/or content loading
  • Participation or interest in video game culture
  • Hobby projects that demonstrate aptitude in the core skill requirements
  • A passion for improving the customer experience by understanding their needs

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

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