Unity Developer

Contract: Permanent - Full-time

Salary: £25,000.00 to £35,000.00/year depending on experience

Nomad Games are looking for talented and enthusiastic full-time Unity Developers to join their growing studio in Cheshire. A keen interest in board and tabletop games will help you meet the challenge of delivering the very best products in the industry.

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. We have positions for AI, UI, Gameplay and LiveOps/DevOps programmers, although your work will often cross over multiple disciplines.

Successful candidates will be comfortable in a team of developers, and have excellent communication and time management skills. They will enjoy helping their team hit deadlines and aim to successfully 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.

Responsibilities

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

  • You will work on multiple projects.

  • Improving the quality of the user experience for all game client platforms.

  • Implement features and systems required to bring products to market using Unity and C#.

  • Help maintain and improve the existing codebase.

  • Design and implement new features as required for the project.

  • Provide well written documentation where required.

  • Help integrate third party SDKs and communicate with and meet requirements from external partners when necessary.

  • Work within key deadlines and manage your time effectively.

  • Follow modern coding principles such as Clean Code, SRP, etc. to ensure software quality.

  • Work with both internal and external quality assurance teams to ensure products are functionally reliable.

Required Skills

  • Excellent knowledge of the Unity Game engine (2017.x or above).

  • Strong programming skills in C#.

  • Experience designing games and systems from the ground up.

  • Strong debugging skills.

  • Experience using source control management i.e. Git.

  • Experience with continuous integration and deployment systems.

Personal Qualities and Attributes

  • A team player.

  • Effective communication both verbal and written.

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

  • A can-do attitude.

  • Open to change and new ideas.

  • Self disciplined and motivated.

  • Commitment to excellence and an attention to detail.

Pluses

  • Experience developing desktop, console and/or mobile games.

  • Experience working in an Agile development environment.

  • Experience with networking APIs such as Photon.

  • An understanding of platform-specific ecosystems.

  • Practical AI programming experience.

  • Experience supporting live games.

  • A Computer Science degree.

  • Familiarity with Nomad Games' products.

  • Avid roleplaying/card/board gamer.


Working at Nomad Games

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