Unity Generalist

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Posted
May 22, 2021
Full Time
Ontario, QC
Remote
$30/hour CAD

A-Game Studios is looking for a Unity generalist with a lifelong passion for games to join our exciting new project for a minimum four-month full-time contract. We are in the final stages of development and are expanding our team size to meet the demands of production before our fall launch. We are seeking an ambitious and self-motivated individual who has experienced the full development cycle in a professional environment and wants to be a valued member of a small team with diverse responsibilities. As a startup we offer flexibility and the opportunity for growth as well as the chance to help ship a groundbreaking game on multiple platforms.

Requirements:

  • Must be willing to work remotely
  • Must be free to work full time, 40 hrs / week
  • Must be based in Ontario, Canada

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with our lead developer, our creative director and the rest of our team to develop and refine our shared vision for an unannounced game
  • Code core systems and gameplay mechanics
  • Develop and improve various game systems (AI, UI, tools, proc gen, etc.)
  • Optimize and debug game code for delivery on one or more major platforms

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years work experience as a games programmer in Unity
  • Bachelor's degree in Comp. Sci. / Game Design or equivalent
  • Familiar with full development cycle from pre-production to post-launch
  • Excellent knowledge of C# and coding practices
  • Ability to tackle hard problems in creative ways
  • Ability to be productive and focused while working from home
  • Available to take frequent video conference meetings with co-workers
  • Ability to estimate workload and stay on schedule
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Plays well with others

Bonus Experience:

  • Has worked on both PC and Console games
  • Has shipped a game on multiple platforms
  • AI, Unity Cloud Build, GitHub, procedural generation systems

We offer:

  • flexible schedule
  • hourly rate of $30/hour
  • Being a part of a small, diverse team that is making a groundbreaking game

We strongly encourage diverse applicants under the Ontario government’s definition of diversity which includes but is not limited to: ancestry, culture, ethnicity, gender identity, gender expression, language, physical and intellectual ability, race, religion (creed), sex, sexual orientation and socio-economic status).

How to apply:

Please send your resume to jobs@agamestudios.ca

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