Unity Game Developer



About Us

Brightlobe is a VC-backed startup with an incredibly powerful mission: to bring its pioneering, game-based, developmental assessment to preschoolers – and the families, doctors and teachers who care for them – across the world. We’re building and deploying our platform in mid-2019, and looking for highly-talented and motivated individuals to help us build games that truly make a difference.


Brightlobe is looking for a software engineer with experience shipping at least 1 Unity game onto mobile platforms (iOS, Android) to take the lead in developing gameplay.

You will:

  • Help lead the creation, vision and technical strategy of tools and the Brightlobe platform
  • Develop gameplay for the platform
  • Work closely with other engineers, designers and artists
  • Participate in agile development and SCRUM
  • Maintain a high-quality codebase


  • Work in a fast-paced, start-up environment
  • Make an impact on the lives of children around the world
  • Be part of a playful, creative working environment that prizes your imaginative ideas
  • Our workspace provides free coffee, drinks and snacks, wellness activities, social events and discounted access to a number of area restaurants and bars

Required Skills

  • 3+ years professional development experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Unity and C# (e.g. shipped titles)
  • Application development experience at scale

Desirable Skills

  • Experience of AR and/or VR development
  • Back-end or full-stack development experience
  • Experience with game optimization techniques
  • Experience with AWS
  • Continuous integration and automated testing experience
  • Experience in a technical leadership role

Valued Characteristics

  • Commitment to performance, accessibility, security and reliability
  • Effective communication and collaboration
  • Creative and proactive approach
  • Desire for continuous improvement
  • Receptive to feedback

Hiring process

Following CV review, candidates moving on to the next stage will have an onsite coding test. Please note that you must have a right to work in the UK, as we are not able to offer visa sponsorship at this time. Please send your CV to work@brightlobe.com.

No recruiters, please!