Dec 01, 2023

Company Overview: Welcome to Muddy Robot Games—a sanctuary where creativity and innovation interlace to craft immersive gaming experiences. Our indie studio is a haven for those eager to unearth wonder through play, crafting narratives that connect players to the whimsy of the past and the promise of tomorrow. We are a fully remote team, thriving on a culture that’s positive, diverse, and open to all who share our vision of rediscovering the thrill of exploration and imagination.

Role Summary: As a Unity Developer at Muddy Robot Games, you will be instrumental in breathing life into our mobile gaming projects. With your Unity expertise, you will translate creative visions into tangible experiences that enchant players on both Android and iOS platforms.  Must be located in the United States.


  • Work alongside the design and development teams to refine gaming concepts and contribute to development strategies.
  • Implement game functionality, ensuring that our design ideas are transformed into smooth and immersive games.
  • Develop clean and efficient game code, and proactively address any bugs or performance issues.
  • Engage in regular testing and iterative updates to enhance game quality.
  • Participate in Agile development cycles, contributing to team stand-ups, sprint planning, and overall process improvements.
  • Contribute to the creation of reusable code and libraries to streamline future game development.

Educational Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related field is preferred.

Experience Requirements:

  • At least 3 years of experience in Unity development, with a focus on mobile 3D game development.
  • Solid understanding of C# and game physics integration.
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively within a team environment.
  • Proven skills in 2D/3D game development with Unity Engine, including scripting, textures, animation, particle systems, and physics.
  • Familiarity with automated testing and cloud platforms is a bonus.

Additional Skills and Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of online communication and networking technologies.
  • Knowledge and experience of Design Patterns.
  • Proficiency in native languages for iOS and Android platforms is a plus.
  • Good at Algorithms, Math and Physics.
  • Willingness to keep up with the latest technologies and tools in game development.

Personal Attributes:

  • Adaptable and Agile: Possesses the flexibility to adapt to new challenges and the agility to shift focus or priorities in a fast-paced and dynamic startup environment.
  • Innovative and Proactive: Shows initiative in problem-solving, always looking for creative solutions and improvements, and is not afraid to suggest new ideas that could benefit the projects or the company.
  • Team-Oriented: Demonstrates strong collaboration skills, understanding that teamwork is crucial to success, and is willing to lend a hand to colleagues or seek help when needed.
  • Open Communication: Practices clear and open communication, can articulate thoughts and ideas effectively, and is receptive to feedback and constructive criticism.
  • Passionate and Driven: Exhibits a strong passion for gaming and a drive to contribute to the creation of memorable gaming experiences, motivated by a shared vision of excellence.

Work Environment: We are currently a fully remote studio. We are calling for individuals across the United States who are ready to join our narrative from 9-5 PM based on their local time zone, Monday through Friday. We are unable to bring on international candidates at this time.

Compensation: Muddy Robot Games invites you to contribute your skills and expertise as a contractor. Instead of a traditional salary, you will receive equity shares in the company, signifying your role as a stakeholder. The initial value of your equity is based on a fair market valuation, corresponding to the agreed-upon worth of your input. 

Our equity compensation model is structured to proportionately reward your contributions. As the company progresses, it’s important to understand that the value of your equity may vary with market conditions and company performance. It is essential for prospective contractors to consult with a professional regarding the legal and tax implications of equity compensation.

How to Apply: Embark on a journey with Muddy Robot Games by applying through our website at Share with us how your unique abilities can contribute to our mission of bringing wonder to life. 

Job Category: Game Development
Job Type: Freelance
Job Location: Remote - US Only

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