The opportunity

We are the Games, Entertainment, and Technology (GET) team, comprised of highly skilled Software Engineers and Tech Artists with deep expertise in the Unity platform. Our team is dedicated to leveraging our industry experience and technical knowledge to elevate our gaming customers' projects to new heights of visual fidelity and performance.

In this role, your day-to-day work will involve managing customer projects that range from one week to over a year. You will have the opportunity to learn from and collaborate with other industry veterans on critical, performance-sensitive projects that showcase Unity engineering excellence.

This position may occasionally require travel to other Unity offices or customer locations.

If you are a technically skilled developer who is attentive to customer needs and willing to step out of your comfort zone from time to time, this job is for you!

What you'll be doing

  • Work directly with external game studios to analyze and optimize CPU/GPU performance in our gaming customers' projects.

  • Contribute to the team by delivering high-quality code that demonstrates Unity's performance and graphics capabilities, enabling our partners and customers to achieve success.

  • Keep your skills and knowledge current by analyzing Unity source code.

  • Build close relationships with Unity's internal development teams and advocate for developer feedback to positively impact Unity's roadmap.

What we're looking for

  • Proficiency in at least one graphics API (e.g., Direct3D, OpenGL, Vulkan, or Metal) and shader language (e.g., HLSL, GLSL).

  • Ability to develop and debug code within a large, multithreaded C# or C++ codebase using a multi-platform engine (e.g., Unity, Unreal, in-house).

  • Expertise in profiling and analyzing performance using popular industry tools such as Nsight, PIX, Razor, or RenderDoc.

  • Experience in shipping multiple games or other real-time interactive applications, with a solid understanding of the game development lifecycle.

  • Clear communication skills for conveying ideas and technical knowledge.

You might also have

  • Experience in delivering training or technical talks and writing technical articles.

Additional information

  • Relocation support is not available for this position.

  • International relocation support is not available for this position.

  • Work visa/immigration sponsorship is not available for this position.

Life at Unity

Unity [NYSE: U] is the world's leading platform of tools for creators to build and grow real-time games, apps, and experiences across multiple platforms. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, infrastructure experts, filmmakers, and more, use Unity to bring their imaginations to life across multiple platforms, from mobile, PC, and console, to spatial computing.

As of the fourth quarter of 2023, more than 69% of the top 1,000 mobile games are made with Unity as derived from a blended number of the top 1,000 games in the Google Play Store and iOS App Store. In 2023, Made with Unity applications had an average of 3.7 billion downloads per month. For more information, please visit

Unity is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment and celebrate our employees across 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. Our differences are strengths that enable us to support the growing and evolving needs of our customers, partners, and collaborators. If there are preparations or accommodations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please fill out this form to let us know.

This position requires the incumbent to have a sufficient knowledge of English to have professional verbal and written exchanges in this language since the performance of the duties related to this position requires frequent and regular communication with colleagues and partners located worldwide and whose common language is English. Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this website or directly to managers. Unity does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Unity will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Unity.

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Gross pay salary

$107,600—$145,700 USD