The Opportunity

At Unity, we are passionate about the new creative avenues that AR and VR bring to our developers. We are investing heavily in these futures, from integrating third party hardware to developing mechanisms to allow developers to easily take advantage of these new platforms.

Joining the XR Foundations team means working on one of the most popular game engines helping to integrate foundational AR/VR technologies and devices. This role directly involves you with partners that are eager to see their platforms running experiences powered by Unity.

As a member of the XR Engineering team, you will help bring new XR platforms and features to Unity. While working in a multidisciplinary group environment, you will be provided opportunities to lead, learn and grow as a software engineer. If making all things XR related reach their full potential drives your professional career path, Unity should be the next stop in your career!

What you’ll be doing

  • Implementing new technologies and innovative features into the Unity engine in support of XR. In addition, responsibilities will include extending existing tools, frameworks and workflows to improve developer efficiency. You will collaborate with other teams within the XR group, as well as our external partners, to help bring cohesive and user friendly experiences to developers

  • Working individually, or within a small group, to integrate third party SDKs for next generation hardware and software platforms

  • Working with new and existing hardware platforms to deliver a consistent development experience to our users

  • Ensuring quality by investigating reported issues, participating in code reviews and participating in ongoing meetings for project planning, status meetings, and QA updates. Writing automated tests around new or existing functionality; coordinating with embedded QA to establish standard methodologies, investigation of issues, and quality of code written

What we’re looking for

  • AR/VR/XR experience

  • C#, C/C++ development experience

  • 3D Math proficiency

  • Previous experience with Unity, or similar game engines

You might also have

  • Prior development experience with Android, iOS or other hardware platforms (game consoles, real-time OS as an example) in the Games space, or similar fields

  • Experience working with external groups and partners

  • A passion for future technologies

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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 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 2022, more than 70% of the top 1000 mobile games were made with Unity as derived from a blended number of the top 1000 games in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. In 2022, Made with Unity Applications had more than 4 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.

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Gross pay salary

$94,400—$127,700 USD