Lucky VR is a virtual reality (VR) game development studio that’s creating the next generation of online casino gaming. Our exclusive partnership with PokerStars (the world’s largest poker site) has propelled our debut game (PokerStars VR) to becoming one of the most popular multiplayer games in VR.

Originally based in Toronto, our team has adopted remote working for the future. As we continue to grow rapidly, we’re looking for talented people to help make our ambitions a reality.

Role

We are looking for a highly experienced Unity gameplay engineer to help us define our future framework to design and implement gameplay in our virtual Vegas open world. It will be an opportunity to define standards how teams are going to integrate their gameplay components in a larger world and how to create standards to have 3rd party contributing to the evolution of our world.

Responsibilities

  • Architect, develop and implement gameplay architecture to improve scalability
  • Architect, develop and implement new gameplay workflows
  • Architect, develop and maintain components library for content creators
  • Document systems and procedures
  • Work with gameplay programmers and designers to make them more efficient

Requirements

  • Significant experience designing multiplayer game systems
  • Significant experience with the Unity game engine
  • Fluency in programming languages such as Python, C#, Java and C++
  • Comfortable working in fast-moving, ambiguous development environments
  • A constant desire to learn, improve, and help others improve
  • Ability to onboard and work remotely

Nice-to-haves

  • Experience with Unity Bolt/Unity visual scripting
  • Experience with Unreal blueprints and Unreal gameplay workflow
  • Experience designing systems in modern AAA game projects

We encourage all interested applicants to apply. We value passion and work ethic, so if you are passionate, ambitious and want to work on the cutting edge of technology, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Lucky VR is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. Please note, only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.