Senior Software Engineer, Backend



Role description

The Opportunity

Unity is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join a new and exciting team tasked with building consequential discovery and creative products, destinations, and services for the world’s gamers. We are looking for someone who loves to solve complex technical challenges, but can also empathize with end user workflows and challenges.

What you'll be doing

  • Work with architects and engineers to design solutions for the services that power our application
  • Build developer tools for rapid prototyping and development
  • Implement and document solutions which will be used by the entire team
  • Help improve the performance and stability of our services
  • Keep up to date with the latest developments in technology and look for new solutions to existing problems

What we're looking for

  • Experience and proven understanding of developing with Go and Postgres
  • Experience designing and building RESTful APIs
  • Experience building systems for scale and resiliency
  • Experience in Neo4J or other graph databases
  • Experience building serverless functions

You might also have

  • Experience with Swagger/OpenAPI
  • Experience integrating with APNs, GCM and other push message providers

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’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.

Unity is 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 five billion times per month in 2020. 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 or accommodations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

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


Location: Bellevue, WA, USA

Date posted: 2022-01-20