Connected real-time applications are rapidly becoming ubiquitous across social, entertainment, and many industries. Game developers repeatedly say that multiplayer game creation remains one of their hardest challenges; balancing ease-of-use with performance and flexibility remains unsolved. As a result, we’ve seen far too little innovation in multiplayer games over the last decade, while creativity in single-player games has thrived.
At Unity, our customers build all kinds of experiences not only across game genres but beyond games as well. Our netcode solutions need the versatility to meet the demands of these applications, enabling new and larger experiences to be made. As Multiplayer Development Manager, you will manage a team passionate about our new, open-source, netcode SDK. Come help us build a performant & flexible networking stack, and a modern development experience tailored to creating next generation of interactive experiences!
What you’ll be doing
Direct a team of developers passionate about bringing innovative multiplayer experiences to life
Define the feature roadmap for multiplayer development in Unity
Deliver a netcode architecture that can evolve and enable many kinds of Unity projects
Mentor and support your team with their daily work and their professional growth
What we’re looking for
Experience leading a team
Familiarity with modern game engines and core game systems
Strong collaboration and communication skills
Experience as a network developer specializing in real-time applications
You might also have
Experience with high-performance programming, multi-threading, and memory management
Prior experience with the Unity engine
Experience managing a remote & distributed team
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 is the foundation upon which the world’s most powerful digital content is created. Specifically, 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.
In the fourth quarter of 2021, Unity had, on average, 3.9 billion monthly active end users who consumed content created or operated with its solutions. The applications developed by these creators were downloaded, on average, five billion times per month in 2021. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.
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