Software Engineer Intern

About the Employer

At Unity Technologies we are innovating in the space of content creation for games and virtual worlds. As part of the content creation workflow we are developing tools that streamline the work of artists, modellers and developers. There has never been a more exciting time to work in a space that brings both art and science together. We are passionate about combining art with the latest advances in machine learning and 3D visualization.

In this role you will be part of a team who is fundamentally changing how new artistic content is created and used within the 3D computer graphics industry. You will help design and implement new features, build and execute tests, as well as maintain existing components within our content creation tools. You will also have the opportunity to innovate in the space of content creation and bring new ideas to the market. As a software engineer intern you will be supported within your role to meet your full potential with support from your manager, and mentors from within the team and from the wider Unity family. You will have a passion to delight our customers by finding and implementing solutions that address today's growing demand for new digital content.

Our internship period is flexible and can be looked at depending on what your university requires.


  • Develop new product features and maintain existing functionality
  • Build unit tests and automated end to end test cases
  • Perform ad-hoc and formal testing
  • Actively participate in planning, grooming, daily stand ups, reviews and retrospective meetings


  • You must be currently studying at a recognised university in a relevant subject such as engineering
  • Passion for software development in any language
  • Strong higher level mathematical and analytical skills specifically strong algebra and trigonometry

Bonus Points

  • Deep learning, TensorFlow, PyTorch, or Keres
  • CUDA, OpenGL, OpenCL or DirectX
  • Experience using Blender, Maya, Substance Designer, Photoshop or any other tools used by 3D Artists

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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