Software Developer

Unity Technologies


Job Description

Our mission in the Nintendo Switch development team is to make Unity the best engine choice for Nintendo Switch developers. Bringing new Unity Features to the console, unlocking the potential of the Nintendo Switch eco-system or making Unity games run ever faster is what gets us up in the morning.

We're looking for new colleagues in the console development team to work on Nintendo platforms.

You will be joining one of the most experienced and friendly teams around working on Nintendo, PlayStation and Xbox platforms. We have a huge selection of cutting edge development and ongoing optimization work to be done across all areas of Unity.

You will be working day-to-day on the Unity for Switch runtime development. This is an engine that is used on a huge and diverse range of Switch games across all possible genres. You will have the opportunity to develop and influence technology used by Switch developers in studios big and small, all over the World.

You'll work with us in a couple of lovely converted farm buildings, surrounded by sheep and tractors. Our office environment is informal, relaxed and frequently full of cake. With your help, titles built with Unity will continue to be some of the best games on Nintendo Switch.


  • Develop solid and performant engine systems
  • Work with cross-functional teams to bring new engine features to the Switch platform
  • Maintain existing systems, improving performance, testability and stability

  • Advanced C and C++ programming language knowledge
  • Games consoles programming experience
Bonus Points

  • Passion for Nintendo platforms and games
  • C# knowledge
Who We Are

Unity is the creator of the world's most widely-used real-time 3D (RT3D) development platform, providing content creators around the world with the tools they need to build rich, interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. In fact, apps made with Unity reach 2.7 billion devices worldwide, and were installed more than 24 billion times in the last 12 months.

The global engineering team keeps Unity at the forefront of technology and — working alongside partners like Magic Leap, Google, Facebook, Oculus and Microsoft — ensures optimized support for the latest technology and platforms. Unity is powering the real-time revolution, expanding beyond games and breaking into other industries including automotive, film, architecture, engineering, construction and more.