Senior Unity Engineer (Remote)

Outplay Entertainment logo
Posted 12 January 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameIvan Cannon

Job description

We are working with Outplay to hire a Senior Unity Engineer to take ownership of the delivery of a major feature or sub-system within a set project.

In addition to overseeing the engineering output of junior colleagues, you will be on the lookout for opportunities for the team to improve its efficiency and working practices. You will work closely with Lead Engineers to establish and communicate the engineering approach for a large section of the code base, in addition to the code quality that others in the team can learn from.

Your responsibilities…

  • Participate in the engineer hiring process to help filter and select candidates for engineering roles across the studio
  • Directly guide mid-level and junior engineers in code production, best practices, direction, as well as work behaviours, helping them to improve their skills and confidence
  • Update pipeline documentation as required
  • Create content and review this in the build
  • Enhance code community by knowledge sharing at Outplay through Academy workshops
  • Assess and enhance the culture and morale of the code team and report as required
  • Communicate well-considered, accurate timescales for delivery and can anticipate where issues may arise ahead of commitment
  • Easily adapt to changes in production resources, project scope, and goals
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • Ability to report and represent code effort
  • Firm understanding of the skills and strengths of your team members
  • Effective time management skills
  • Focus on producing high-quality work
  • good self-starter instincts and an ability to work with little to no oversight
  • Ability to shift between micro-and macro-level views of the project as needed
  • Authoritative knowledge of multiple aspects of code development on your project and can advise, instruct, and innovate in these areas
Perks and benefits include…
  • Flexible working hours
  • Enhanced Parental leaves
  • Worldwide travel insurance
  • Private health and dental care
  • Wellbeing resources
  • Learning and Development