Tech Lead

Making Brands Famous Since ’97

UNIT9 is a global production partner with the sole mission to create astounding experiences at the intersection of world-class creativity, cutting-edge technology and impeccable craftsmanship.

Built from a multidisciplinary team of visionaries, we are experts in experience – skilled across: Virtual and Hybrid experiences, Augmented Reality, Film & Animation, Product Design, Experiential, Emerging technologies, Digital, Gaming and Experience Design.

It’s why AdAge crowned us Production Company of the Year in 2019 and Campaign anointed us Tech Company of the Year 2020, alongside 73 other awards that year alone, including an Emmy, 12 D&AD Pencils and 20 One Show trophies.



The Tech Lead collaborates closely with the creative, design and production teams. He or she plays a central role in defining and shaping the project as well as  finding innovative ways to tell stories in order to reach high-profile clients’ goals and UNIT9’s standards of creativity, craftsmanship and quality.

A highly motivated team player, Tech Lead has the ability to explain complex technical solutions to clients and fellow team-members in a down-to-earth manner. The role is a hands-on position, which includes the management of the development team from discovery to delivery. He or she leads by example in order to come up with elegant solutions and ensure a consistently high quality of code and of deliverable.

Tech Lead is expected to keep up with and experiment with the latest technologies in order to implement those into experiences that are the first of their kind and help the company deliver consistently beautiful and innovative work.



-Research technical options and discuss pros/cons with team

-Project management (estimates, timeframe and team)

-Create prototypes to prove out technical solution

-Scaffolding the project (setting it up for junior devs to jump in)

-Prioritize tasks for developers

-Complex coding on specific projects

-Communicate with Producers, UX, Devs, and QA team



-Software development experience

-Expert knowledge of the UNITY engine, with a particular emphasis on AR (ARCore and ARKit) or VR for gaming and entertainment

-Knowledge and experience of the Unreal engine, Virtual Production, Machine Learning or hardware development

-Proven track record in the delivery of large-scale interactive experiences.

-Knowledge and experience of Front end: Javascript, three.js 8th wall

-General: creative coding, AR, VR, immersive web experiences

-Clear communication skills – out loud, in writing, and in code.

-Detail-oriented, impeccable craftsmanship

-Commitment to producing a high standard of work

-Strong desire to experiment with new technologies and embrace opportunities to take on new technical challenges.

-Desire to look for opportunities to learn from the team and to share knowledge

-Excellent coding skills

-Strong experience leading teams

-Experience and ability to learn new technologies

-Experience with high-demand, high-availability, and high-security architectures

-Confidentiality and security is of the utmost importance



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