Senior Software Development Consultant
19 days ago
Unity's Consulting & Development team is looking for developers that want to share their expertise with our customers and help them achieve their performance targets. Our customer base spans a wide range of exciting fields, such as video games, entertainment, manufacturing, automotive and architecture. If you're technically skilled, customer-focused, and are not afraid of constantly being pushed out of your comfort zone, this job will suit you.
Your day-to-day work will include visiting our customers and, by collaborating directly with their technical leaders, help them optimize their projects and workflows and educate them on best practices. As part of the role, you’ll also interact heavily with various R&D teams across Unity and you’ll get exposure to nearly all aspects of the engine.
In the longer term, you'll become an established technical expert within Unity. You can pursue opportunities including personal research, speaking at conferences, delivering training to customers and colleagues, and guiding Unity's direction by providing feedback and advice to
our R&D teams.
This role will involve periodic travel to customer and Unity offices, primarily within Europe. Travel is usually conducted during week days and won’t exceed 50% of the time. We're committed to maintaining a diverse team, and we welcome and encourage applicants with diverse experiences and backgrounds.
- Visit customers on a regular basis for short-term consultations and give them advice on how to resolve their performance issues and improve their existing workflows
- Build close relationships with Unity's internal development teams and provide customer feedback and uses cases to them
- Efficiently solve problems, communicate, and educate our clients, both remotely and on- site at their offices
- Help the Engineering Manager scoping projects for customers across a wide range of verticals, such as games, media and entertainment, manufacturing, automotive, aerospace and architecture
- Occasionally become embedded with external customer teams to develop interactive applications and tools
- Capable of developing and debugging code written in a large multithreaded C# or C++ codebase, using a multi-platform engine (e.g. Unity, Unreal, in-house)
- Knowledgeable on how to profile, analyze, and improve performance, from low-level limitations to high-level architectural decisions
- Experience in shipping multiple games or other real-time interactive applications, including a solid understanding of software development lifecycles
- Fluent in written and spoken English, and able to guide customers by clearly communicating ideas and technical knowledge via written reports
- Comfortable when it comes to diving into areas outside of their expertise in order to help our customers
- Experience in delivering training/technical talks and writing technical articles/documentation
- Experience in writing shaders
- Experience in the Data-Oriented Technology Stack (DOTS)
About Unity Technologies
Unity is the creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users the most powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology, operate using resources that maximize ease-of-use, and monetize, so that they can find success with their creations.
The company’s 1,000 person development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners such as Google, Oculus, Autodesk, Microsoft and many more, to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Made with Unity experiences reach nearly 3 billion devices worldwide and have been installed more than 34 billion times in the last 12 months. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.
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