Unity Developer

Viker is dedicated to building the world’s biggest community of blockchain-based gaming using globally recognised IP & our own beautifully crafted games.  

Our founders & team have decades of experience having worked at some pretty big, intimidating, global superpowers of the gaming and entertainment industry. Together, they have established a crack team to be fast-moving, imaginative and efficient.

Viker’s connected and engaged company culture is made of the same ingredients that go into Viker games – with a focus on skill, creativity, satisfaction, progression and, most importantly: fun. 

The role

We are looking for a Mid-level Unity Developer to join a well-oiled studio with dozens of shipped titles under its belt. You will be working on new and existing games.

The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years experience shipping games on iOS and Android, have a strong desire to learn and grow, contribute in team discussions and exercises, and be a clear communicator.

The team is currently fully remote with meetups in London.

Responsibilities

  • Delivering features, tools, and fixing bugs on new and existing projects
  • Connecting the games to 3rd-party and internal tools
  • Working with QA and product departments to get projects shipped on time and to spec
  • Collaborating with team-mates on shared functionality and internal libraries
  • Suggesting improvements to existing codebases
  • Keeping a high standard of readable and maintainable code

Requirements

  • 2+ years shipping iOS and Android games with Unity
  • Fluent in C#
  • Strong understanding of Unity’s UI system
  • Experience with client-server communication
  • Ability to work independently and know when to reach out for help
  • Experience in debugging in IDE’s, editor, and devices
  • Experience using source control
  • Excellent communication skills (we’re fully remote)
  • Working knowledge of the best optimisation practices, especially for mobile
  • Understanding of key game concepts e.g. input, ui, update loops, vector math, events
  • Interest in the free-to-play mobile market

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with monetising mobile games via ad networks, IAP’s & affiliate 
  • Experience creating custom editors in Unity
  • Live ops experience
  • Interest / practical experience in crypto trading / applications for games
  • JavaScript / Nodejs
  • AWS Services (DynamoDB, S3, Lambda, Athena, CloudWatch)
  • React / Angular

What you can expect from Viker

We are a young and ambitious studio with huge plans, but we’re focused on making Viker a friendly, collaborative and welcoming place to work.

We believe that we offer genuine autonomy and career progression alongside benefits including;

  • Remote working 
  • Competitive salary
  • Private medical healthcare
  • Monthly wellbeing allowance to spend on what works for you 
  • Monthly, in person get togethers 
  • Pension
  • Opportunity to be invited into the Viker EMI share scheme

Interested? Is this you? hello@viker.co.uk 

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