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Software Developer - Xbox

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Software Developer - Xbox in United Kingdom

  • Unity
  • Full time
  • Intermediate
  • Email
  • United Kingdom
  • 29/03/2021
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Our mission in the Xbox platform team is to make Unity the best engine choice for Xbox and Xbox Series X|S developers. Using new DirectX 12 features, unlocking the potential of Xbox Live or making Unity Xbox games run ever faster is what gets us up in the morning. We also love to work together with Unity developers to make their Xbox games even more incredible!

We’re looking for a Software Developer to join our small but skillful team in Stratford-upon-Avon. You’ll be a trusted part of the group, working on significant improvements and cutting edge features specifically for Unity on Xbox.

Unity is used in a huge and diverse range of Xbox games across all genres. You will have the opportunity to develop and influence technology used by Xbox developers in studios all over the world. You’ll also be given the time and support to grow your knowledge in technical areas you’re interested in.

You’ll work with us in a couple of converted farm buildings, surrounded by sheep and tractors. Our office environment is informal, relaxed and frequently full of cake. With your help, titles built with Unity will continue to be some of the best games on Xbox. 

Responsibilities

  • Develop solid and performant engine systems
  • Maintain existing systems, improving performance, testability and stability
  • Improve test infrastructure to allow more developers at Unity to test on Xbox efficiently
  • Work with cross-functional teams to bring new engine features to Xbox
  • Stay up to date on the latest development practices for both Unity and Xbox 

Requirements 

  • Experience developing with Unity and C#
  • Multi-platform programming experience in games or middleware
  • C++ programming language knowledge
  • Customer-centric and empathetic approach to supporting our customers and users

Bonus points 

  • Experience with Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S development
  • Passion for Xbox platforms and games
  • Knowledge of Computational Complexity and related Mathematics
  • Experience with assembly language

About Unity Technologies

Unity 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 1,400+ 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 three billion times per month in 2019 on more than two billion unique devices. 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 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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