Lead Unity Developer

Nomad Games is looking for a talented and enthusiastic Lead Unity Developer to join it’s growing studio in Cheshire in a full-time position. You will need to be a highly organised individual with significant code design and implementation experience, bringing a high level of accuracy and aptitude to your work.

The successful candidate will be comfortable leading a team of developers, managing projects, and have excellent communication and people management skills. They will enjoy helping their team develop their skills, hit deadlines and go above and beyond to meet the company's goals. They will join a work environment where every voice is heard and be able to bring their ideas into the fold.


  • You will be joining a team focused on bringing strategy, card and board games to the mobile, console and desktop markets.

  • You will manage multiple projects and a cross disciplinary team of developers.

  • Improve the quality of the user experience for all game client platforms. (Desktops, phones, tablets and consoles).

  • Work with C# and Unity to implement various features and system required to bring the product to market.

  • Create and maintain documentation of key systems, and explain and demo these to junior members of the team.

  • Work to implement various third party SDKs and communicate and meet requirements from external partners.

  • Work within key deadlines and manage your time effectively to match.

  • Work with external quality assurance partners to ensure products are bug-free.

Required Skills

  • Excellent knowledge of the Unity Game engine (5.x or higher).

  • Strong programming skills in C#.

  • Great project management and communication skills.

  • Experience designing games and systems from the ground up.

  • Knowledge and experience with Git.

  • Strong debugging skills.

  • Experience with maintaining build and deployment infrastructure

Personal Qualities and Attributes

  • Good teamwork as both a member and leader of a team.

  • Effective communication both verbal and written.

  • Ability to problem solve independently and as a team when required.

  • Openness to change and new ideas.

  • Self discipline and motivated.

  • Commitment to excellence and an attention to detail.


  • Experience leading a team.

  • Experience developing console games

  • Experience developing mobile games.

  • Avid board gamer.

  • Deep understanding of mobile game ecosystems.

  • Experience supporting live games.

  • Computer Science or related degree.

  • Familiarity with Nomad Games' products.

Working at Nomad Games

We offer generous holidays, flexitime and excellent employee benefits package. Nomad's environment is relaxed, friendly and built upon the basis of every team member having the opportunity to shine and have a realisable input into the games we create. We love our games!

Our Cheshire studio is just off the M6 / M56 between Manchester and Liverpool, in lush and leafy Lymm.

Send your CV here - jobs@nomadgames.co.uk


Summit House
35 Church Road
Lymm, Cheshire, UK