Senior Unity Engineer
Posted on 2/7/2024
PeopleFun

51-200 employees

Creates engaging mobile games for global players
Company Overview
PeopleFun, an acclaimed mobile game creator, is a compelling workplace due to its strong team-oriented culture and its commitment to creating socially engaging experiences. The company has demonstrated industry leadership with its top-rated game, Wordscapes, which significantly elevated the word game genre on mobile platforms. With a pipeline of diverse projects in development, PeopleFun offers opportunities for technical growth and innovation, while its people-first approach fosters lasting relationships between team members and players.
Consumer Software

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2011

Headquarters

Richardson, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

40%
Locations
Dallas, TX, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
UI/UX Design
Java
Quality Assurance (QA)
iOS/Swift
Objective-C
Android Development
Data Analysis
Unity
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 8+ years of professional experience
  • Demonstrated experience leading mobile game development using Unity and C#
  • Track record of delivering games on the Unity on iOS and Android
  • Demonstrated expertise in UI, gameplay, physics, 2D/3D graphics/rendering, game logic, networking, optimization, analytics
  • Deep understanding of the mobile ecosystem - testing, release process, live maintenance, library integration
  • Solid understanding of the latest software development tools in the mobile game business
Responsibilities
  • Design and implement core game features and systems that can scale to millions of users
  • Drive technology initiatives and establish best practices that align/support business goals and product roadmap(s), filling technical gaps as needed
  • Work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team of engineers, designers, artists, producers and QA
  • Define team standards, technical direction, tools, and engineering best practices to increase team efficiency, velocity, and stability throughout each release
  • Shepherd features from initial design to deployment with the highest level of quality
  • Partner with the Product Owner to define a technical and feature roadmap for the project
  • Mentor more junior team members in their short and long-term career goals, aiming to develop & grow each engineer to the ‘next level’
  • Face technical challenges directly, writing critical code, participating in code reviews, and firefighting critical issues as needed
  • Manage 3rd party tools & technology, consolidating the existing stack, evaluating new tools & informing “build vs. buy” decisions
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with server development is a plus
  • Experience with native mobile development (Swift, Java, Objective-C) is a plus