Senior Unity Developer (Creative Technologist)
Position: Part/Full time Unity developer
Start date: March/April 2019
We are looking for a creative technologist who will be responsible for enhancing/rebuilding our student app on the Unity framework.
Translate design specification into a smooth and engaging user-experience
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, organisation, and automatisation
Excellent 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 and console game development
Experience optimising memory and space usage for support of older hardware
Experience with 360/VR environments a big plus
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
At Lyfta you will get to:
Build educational experiences students & teachers love. Our goal is to delight our customers whenever possible. Sleek design and creative content combined with innovative technology delivers unique and immersive learning experiences to schools.
Solve “impossible” problems. Take your ideas to the next level right away. We experiment, iterate, learn, and repeat.
Collaborate, with purpose. You’ll work in small groups with other talented thinkers and figure out how to make Lyfta's software even better.
Inspire leaners and educators. Our software helps educators save time and students to be inspired in their learning experiences. We maintain it through clean code, pragmatic programming, and lean engineering.
Work with people who care. We’re a group of talented professionals who pride ourselves on what we do. We’re smart, innovative, energetic, and lots of fun.
To apply, please send your CV along with a short note to firstname.lastname@example.org
The position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.
More about Lyfta
Lyfta is a Finnish company, founded in Helsinki by Finnish and British Co-CEOs Paulina Tervo and Serdar Ferit. Lyfta was Finland’s national nominee and winner of last year’s World Summit Award for Education and Learning, as well as the Scandinavian winner of the Global Edtech Startup Award.
We are a warm, positive and talented group of people with a big goal: to contribute to a better world through education. We look forward to working with you :)