Senior Technical Lead Developer, Unity Hub

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Role description

The opportunity

The Unity Hub team is the curtain-raiser for the Unity editor, services, and resources, where we are helping millions of game and real-time 3D developers make outstanding and innovative things. Built in Electron, using Typescript and React, the Hub helps users find, download, and manage Unity installations and projects, as well as connecting and extending a wide range of Unity services to the user.

We are looking for a Senior Technical Lead Developer role within the Creator Experience group, with a particular focus on the Unity Hub. You will bring your wealth of experience and expertise as a Technical Leader to foster the maturity and robustness of our software, evolve our technology vision for the future, and guide the growth path of the team. Working closely with local and distributed team members, as well as with Unity teams globally, you will help bring the Unity ecosystem closer to the editor and provide an outstanding initial experience to the users.

You're driven to get things done and to do them right. You aren't afraid to seek out and tackle hard problems. You want to work with people who encourage collaboration and cultivate new and innovative ideas. You're motivated to be a major contributor to the growth and evolution of a product and team - and we believe that will foster compelling challenges and autonomy!

What you’ll be doing

  • Drive the technical vision, architecture, and development methodologies of all Hub developers, as we grow from one dev team to multiple teams
  • Establish development best practices; guide the adoption and understanding of the team
  • Collaborate with multi-region teams in the development and maintenance of an application with an install base of more than a million users
  • Help to grow the next generation of technical leaders in the Hub

What we’re looking for

  • Experience covering both installed desktop and web applications
  • Successful track record of mentorship and leadership of technical initiatives
  • Extensive experience with JavaScript and Node.js
  • Experience building and interacting with APIs in a cloud based environment
  • Deep understanding and experience of software development, agile and standard methodologies and practices (DevOps, CI/CD, quality, security, performance, etc)

You might also have

  • Electron, Typescript and/or C# development experience
  • Strong experience with the latest ECMAScript standards
  • Experience with Frontend frameworks like React or Angular

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.

The company’s 1,800+ 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 five billion times per month in 2020. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.

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.

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Location: Vancouver, Canada

Date posted: 2022-01-20