Senior Graphics Engineer at Unity Technologies

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Unity's Professional Services team is looking for developers to share their graphics experience and technical expertise to help elevate our customer projects to the next level of fidelity and performance.

Your day-to-day work will involve collaborating directly with a customer’s technical leaders, researching and delivering solutions to their rendering challenges, developing customized graphics code to ensure their projects look beautiful in Unity. In addition, we’ll rely on your direct feedback working with our top partners to help shape the road map for future versions of the Unity Engine. If you're technically skilled, enjoy coming up with novel solutions to unique problems, and want to educate others about your innovations, you’ll thrive on our team.

This role will require occasional travel to customers’ offices for collaboration, or to other Unity offices for training. Travel is expected to be no more than 25% of the time.

We're committed to maintaining a diverse team, and we welcome and encourage applicants with diverse experiences and backgrounds.


  • Create or modify features, workflows, shaders, and effects to demonstrate how to best achieve a customer’s visual targets in Unity
  • Optimize systems to improve the customer’s project performance
  • Create example assets and projects to illustrate solutions and best practices
  • Efficiently solve problems, communicate, and educate our customers, both remotely and on-site at their offices
  • Educate and assist customers as they ramp up on using the Unity Engine
  • Train yourself to remain at the forefront of Unity Engine graphics technology


  • Knowledge of modern graphics APIs, shaders and rendering pipelines
  • Experienced user of graphics debugging tools
  • Excellent C# and C++ programming skills
  • Comfortable programming in multi-threaded codebases
  • Skilled with 3D mathematics and graphics algorithms

Bonus Points

  • You are fluent in written and spoken English and able to clearly communicate ideas and technical knowledge
  • You have worked as a graphics programmer in multiple real-time game engines
  • You are familiar with Unity’s Scriptable Rendering Pipeline (SRP) technologies, especially the High-Definition Rendering Pipeline (HDRP)
  • You have professional programming experience with modern 3D rendering APIs, such as DirectX 12, Vulkan, and Metal
  • You have experience communicating publicly to knowledgeable audiences; e.g. you have delivered talks or published written articles

About Unity Technologies

Unity is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

The company’s 1,400+ person research and development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Apps developed by Unity creators were downloaded more than three billion times per month in 2019 on more than two billion unique devices. For more information, please visit   

Unity is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this Web site or directly to managers. Unity does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Unity will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Unity.


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    • .NETLanguages
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    • C++Languages
    • GolangLanguages
    • JavaLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • TensorFlowFrameworks
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • TeradataDatabases


Our office is located in East Austin close to plenty of bars and restaurants as well as MetroRail and Metro Express is only a few blocks away!

What are Unity Technologies Perks + Benefits

Unity Technologies Benefits Overview

Unity provides a complete benefits package for each of our regions; including medical and dental coverage, vision care and a health care spending account for use on services of your choosing. Many of our packages also include wellness coverage with local partners including gyms and boutiques in your area.

In addition to our health benefits, Unity offers a work-from-home budget that allows employees to cover expenses which make their remote working conditions as comfortable as possible during the pandemic. While in the office, employees can enjoy an array of food and beverage, and an awesome workplace with top rated spaces for work and entertainment!

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Intracompany committees
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications
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