Junior Unity Developer

Job description

Do you have experience with Unity Development, and enjoy working with a combination of complex code and UI?  If you're looking for the next step in your career and a development position where you have a direct, positive impact, read more to find out about our Junior Development position.

What are you going to do?

As our Junior Developer, you will join our team and work on developing exciting new features for our platform.  You will be working closely with our cross-functional team to create engaging and intuitive user interfaces for our young learners.  Amongst other things, you will develop and maintain the fun learning platform using Unity and C#, collaborate with designers and other developers to implement UI designs and interactions and participate in code reviews and contribute to continuous improvement of development processes.

Job requirements

Who are you?

You have a lot of fresh new ideas to contribute to the team, and you enjoy working in cross functional teams with great energy.  You also have a keen eye for detail, and a meticulous approach to development and have stayed up to date with industry trends and best practises.

What we expect from you:
  • 1-2 years of experience with Unity and C#
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Game Development, or a related field
  • Strong understanding of UI development principles and best practices
  • Experience with UI/UX design and implementation
  • Solid understanding of Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) concepts
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Fluency in English
  • Please note that we cannot proceed with applicants living outside of The Netherlands for this position.

In addition, it will be the cherry on the cake if you have: 

  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies
  • Experience with mobile game development
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

What you can expect from us:
  • Macbook Pro as a work laptop

  • A desk in our Amsterdam office

  • Personal learning budget

  • Informal yet professional atmosphere

  • A diverse and international team

  • Daily fresh fruit, lunch and snacks, as well as monthly drinks and company events

  • Squla account free for life

  • A unique chance to make an impact in children’s education, and have fun while doing so!

About Futurewhiz

We at Futurewhiz have a mission to empower children to grow through personalised education with our edtech platforms: Squla, WRTS and scoyo. Squla is an online educational learning platform that helps kids in primary school to learn in a fun and attractive way. Squla features thousands of interactive games, quizzes and activities linked to both the school curriculum and actualities. At Squla we are working every day to make learning more fun and playful for children.