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Senior Software Engineer, Build and Release

Unity Technologies

Unity Technologies

Software Engineering
Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Wednesday, August 30, 2023

The opportunity

Unity accelerates the development of tools for artists, with products like Wētā Digital Tools, Ziva Dynamics and SpeedTree. You will help make the entire process of creating 3D graphics, content and experiences more intuitive and accessible to creators. By joining us, you will help democratize the most powerful tools in the industry and make them accessible to a wide range of users.

As a Senior Software Engineer on the Wētā Tools team at Unity, you'll help support the creation of high-quality tools. We are seeking someone with a solid understanding of Release Engineering to apply release processes and technologies on the Windows platform. You will use programming skills to contribute to tools and services, finding gaps in workflows and processes to improve the automation of the Release Engineering requirements.

Your role is vital to keeping Software Engineers focused on product development, collaborating in a team responsible for developing and maintaining infrastructure for the development process. Communication skills are critical to help support Software Engineers in performing tasks. We are looking for an individual who effectively communicates and appreciates continual growth using lifelong learning skills to contribute to advancing our changing build and release environment and wanting to learn new technologies and advance their soft and interpersonal skills.

What you’ll be doing

  • You will be part of a distributed team that collaborates on advancing tools and services that improve the software development workflow for Software Engineers.
  • You will be central to advancing our infrastructure on Windows, providing recommendations on improving the services on the OS.
  • You will support and maintain the CI/CD system, creating solutions to evolve and enhance workflows.
  • You will have the opportunity to share your knowledge with the team.

What we’re looking for

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Windows's expertise.
  • Familiarity with build tools, such as cmake.
  • Prior programming experience with scripting languages, such as Python, powershell, or bash.

You might also have

  • C/C++ programming experience
  • Basic knowledge of Linux
  • Can-do attitude

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.

In the fourth quarter of 2022, more than 70% of the top 1000 mobile games were made with Unity as derived from a blended number of the top 1000 games in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. In 2022, Made with Unity Applications had more than 4 billion downloads per month. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.

Unity is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment and celebrate our employees across 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. Our differences are strengths that enable us to support the growing and evolving needs of our customers, partners, and collaborators. If there are preparations or accommodations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please fill out this form to let us know.

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Gross pay salary
$117,800$159,500 USD