Lead Unity Engineer

Virtually Live is looking for a Lead Engineer in our Studio located in sunny Malaga. The ideal candidate will be leading a group of 15 qualified engineers across teams to ensure the success of several projects of the next generation of gaming experience.


  • Work collaboratively with designers, server engineers, and production teams to design, develop and deliver, extensible game systems
  • Understand and articulate the trade-offs between content creation, feature creation, and the broader technical choices that impact both
  • Drive technical decisions regarding tools, frameworks and architecture
  • Lead and mentor good practices and agiles methodologies
  • Uphold high-quality standards through technical guidance, leadership and mentoring
  • Develop and maintain core engine components on multiple hardware platforms
  • Embrace a problem-solving mindset with a focus on practical development of robust features
  • Monitor the performance and stability of the client to drive continuous improvement


  • 7+ years of professional programming experience
  • 5+ years of experience in C# / Unity
  • 3+ years of experience leading engineering teams
  • Strong engineering skills and a demonstrated ability to collaborate across departments as we build up the gameplay codebase we’ll use all the way to production
  • Proficient in both written and verbal communication with technical and non-technical developers
  • Comfortable wandering around unexplored game design territory, and excited to help refine ideas into shippable features
  • At least 1 game released

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