Senior Unity Engineer

Engineering San Mateo, California

Tap Sports Baseball 2015


Position:             Senior Unity Engineer

Location:             San Mateo, CA

Studio:                 GluSports

Who We Are:

GluSports is the stellar, free to play mobile gaming studio under the umbrella of Glu Mobile. We bring Tap Sports to life for millions of baseball fans. Our tight knit team is responsible for MLB Tap Sports Baseball 2017 which quickly reached number one in the ‘Top Free’ chart on the App Store, and second on Google Play. We couldn’t be prouder of that accomplishment. But we are also fiercely proud of the product from a quality perspective. We’re developing a new game that you could be a part of as well, but its hush-hush.  

What’s Needed:

GluSports is growing and we are going through an exciting renaissance as a studio and company. We’re looking for a “dyed in the wool” sports fan who makes a living by building engaging mobile games on the Unity platform.

What You Could Bring:

Are you energized by mobile gaming development and happen to be a sports freak? Your skills as a Unity Engineer will ensure that our players are engaged and excited to immerse themselves in a truly satisfying and rewarding mobile game experience.

What You’ll Do:

  • Implement game functionality according to design
  • Translate design specifications into a functional game
  • Communicate with other team members to establish effective pipeline and integrate media assets
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to address and mitigate these problems
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization across the organization

What You’ve Done:

  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in professional game development
  • Implemented a wide variety of game features in C# and Unity
  • Own and complete core client side technical features, including client-server
  • Experience with UGUI
  • Solid knowledge of Unity, including experience with scripting, textures, animation, GUI styles, and user session management
  • Familiarity with level design and planning
  • Experience with game physics and particle systems
  • Experience with mobile game development
  • Experience optimizing memory and space usage for support of older hardware
  • Experience with 3D is a plus
  • Prior experience with a well-known mobile title or AAA titles are a significant asset
  • Ability to constantly learn and stay in touch with evolving game standards and development technologies
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Familiarity with current design and architectural patterns
  • Knack for writing clean, readable, and easily maintainable code
  • Experience implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Proficient knowledge of code versioning tools 

We welcome people of different backgrounds and experiences to ensure a diverse and inclusive workplace