Software Developer



Role description

The opportunity

At Unity, we’re looking for people to join us to improve not just what we develop, but how we develop. We’re scaling our efforts to increase developer efficiency, ensuring that every second of engineering time is spent on the things that matter.

Our mission includes partnering with our internal development efforts to enable increased velocity and enhanced productivity as we grow globally.

One of our values is “Best Idea Wins”, we're looking for people to experiment and challenge convention in order to achieve this.

As a Software Developer, you'll be part of a growing team focused on self-service tools and infrastructure, powering the build/test automation on all Unity platforms. You’ll be passionate about technology with a thirst for learning and crafting highly usable tools, solutions and workflows. You’ll understand and have empathy for our users, guiding them to success and steering their future development needs.

What you’ll be doing

  • Create, develop, maintain and operate application services, systems automation and monitoring
  • Collaborate effectively within and across teams
  • Take part in technical discussions, investigate complex problems, research and collaborate on solutions
  • Partner with product management and development teams across Unity, to deliver the best end-to-end developer experience
  • Support development peers with deeper technical investigations on issues

What we’re looking for

  • Wide practical experience with Golang, but alternatively another C-like language
  • Experience developing, deploying and operating container-based services and gRPC APIs
  • Cross-platform knowledge of Linux, Mac and Windows to a super-user level
  • Empathy for your users

You might also have

  • Knowledge and experience of virtualisation technologies
  • Experience with build systems and CI configuration
  • Experience with configuration management systems

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: Slough, United Kingdom

Date posted: 2022-01-20