Senior Unity Programmer (Freelance)

Awesome Prototype
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January 14, 2022

Awesome Prototype (Berlin) is seeking a Unity Developer to help us expand our hugely successful series of mobile sports management games. This is a freelance position with a duration of 3 months to support our experienced development team in developing a spin-off off our successful football manager game.  

You will support the team to port the existing service and data layer to be compatible with a new backend system. We are switching from GameSparks to a self hosted backend that uses protobuf as the data transport layer.


  • Refactor our current service layer to be compatible with a new backend
  • Developing a modular and event-driven system architecture.
  • Develop broad technical expertise to assist in a wide variety of technical and artistic tasks
  • Build technology and tools that can be leveraged across multiple projects
  • Be flexible and willing to learn new technologies
  • Optimise and fine-tune code for performance
  • Tackle new challenges that arise during development

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2-5 years of Unity experience (especially Unity 2D)
  • Excellent understanding of C# programming language and the ability to adapt this knowledge to other languages when required
  • Experience using Git repositories
  • The ability to design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code
  • Flexibility and willingness to learn new technologies fast as needed
  • Positive and willing to tackle new challenges that arise during development
  • The ability to work autonomously with the drive to push forward on projects as needed
  • The ability to work and collaborate in a team environment
  • The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Have experience with protobuf
  • Have experience with shaders/vfx/particles
  • Have experience with multiplayer networking
  • Experience shipping products with stringent runtime performance constraints, such as complex mobile or 3D applications or games
  • Knowledge of low level real-time graphics pipeline concepts
  • Networking concepts in general
  • Shipped at least one game and have a proven track record
  • Passionate about gaming
  • Familiarity with Jira

About SEASON - Mobile Football Manager

SEASON is a world-renowned mobile football management game available on iOS and Android. Since it’s launch 5 years ago the SEASON series of games has had over 5m downloads. It is in the top 5 global football management games and is available in over 100 countries in 8 languages.



About Awesome Prototype

Here at Awesome Prototype we have a proven history of creating successful sport mobile games with real emotional impact. Games that millions of people have played and will continue to play for years. As a fast-growing company, we are already challenging the global market-leaders but to take this next step we need to create the strongest possible team. A team made up of highly skilled veterans and high-potential talents with something to prove. We will arm you with the trust and support to make the biggest impact possible. 

See you on the pitch!

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