Unity Developer (12 month Independent Contractor Agreement)

  • 50 Bay St., Toronto, ON M5J 3A5, Canada
  • Contract

Company Description

Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment (MLSE) one of the world's premier sports and entertainment companies, owns the Toronto Maple Leafs (NHL), Toronto Raptors (NBA), Toronto FC (MLS), Toronto Argonauts (CFL), Toronto Marlies (AHL), Raptors 905 (NBA D-League), TFC II (USL) and Raptors Uprising Gaming Club, the Toronto Raptors Esports franchise in the NBA 2K League. Its charitable arm, MLSE Foundation, focuses on funding initiatives to support youth through sport and recreational programs. In 2017 MLSE Foundation, with support of community and corporate partners, built MLSE LaunchPad, a 42,000-sq. ft. space dedicated to programming that support its four Pillars: Healthy Body, Healthy Mind, Ready For School and Ready For Work.

MLSE’s common purpose is to unite and empower employees to deliver extraordinary moments to our fans and each other.

Who We Are

We celebrate the diversity, individuality, and personality of our peers, striving to be the best in class, in every class. We believe in Respect, Resilience, Commitment, and Ambition. We work for, with, and around the people that inspire us to try, persist, and achieve more.

Our work goes beyond games, seasons, trophies, and tours. Our success is measured by more than a scoreboard. Our team is stronger when we stand united. We create, we celebrate, we build, and we become better!

What we choose to do next, means everything! It defines greatness, builds character, makes history, and brings the world to its feet.

So, are you in?

Job Description

Overview

We are looking for a talented Unity developer to join our Digital Labs team. As part of our team, you’ll get to help the team explore new augmented reality, virtual reality, and mixed reality technology and their capabilities.

Responsibilities

  • Be a key part of building new XR reality experiences
  • Quickly create and iterate on prototypes showcasing new designs and interaction patterns
  • Experience integrating third party (web) APIs and first party services as data/state sources.
  • Transforming design ideas into functional games.
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code
  • Establish an effective strategy and development pipeline
  • Ensure the best performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications and games
  • Researching unknowns and identifying, mitigating and/or resolving blockers.

Qualifications

Your player stats. You have:

  • The experience. You have a blend of strong scripting skills with a keen eye for detail such that you can both reliably implement core features and responsibly/accountably implement the work of artists. 4+ years professional experience in Unity development.
  • The technical skills. You have experience working with Unity and Unity3D software, excellent coding skills. Fluent in C# and/or 3 years working in C#. Experience with scripting, textures, animation, GUI styles, and user session management.
  • The interpersonal skills. You have excellent communication skills and can work together with a cross-functional team to reach your goals; our space is very collaborative and you will be working with a number of people across multiple departments.
  • The motivation. You are a self-starter, able to take the initiative on projects and get to work meeting goals on time. You are not afraid to take on new challenges and have the drive to see things through to the end.

Additional Information

Please apply by: January 26, 2022

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Partnership will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in the job application process. If you have difficulty using our online application system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, please email [email protected] Please note this email is only for accommodation requests. Resumes sent to this email address will not be considered.

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