Senior gameplay programmer (R&D)

Eidos Sherbrooke | Montréal, Québec, Canada



 

PERMANENT – FULL TIME

 

REPORTS TO: PROGRAMMING DIRECTOR

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop software in C ++ by applying object-oriented development principles;
  • Work with other departments to perform technical design and implement gameplay systems in an R&D context;
  • Propose and develop new methods and techniques to improve gaming systems in order to outperform the competition;
  • Work in collaboration with other programmers to determine what are the technological priorities and opportunities of the project;
  • Debug and optimize your code at both low and high level in order to guarantee performance and technical quality;
  • Write clean, quality, efficient and document code;
  • Work effectively with other members of the programming team, as well as with members of the development team;
  • Plan work effectively, and provide realistic updates on progress;
  • Contribute positively to the achievement of project and team objectives;
  • Analyze and estimate the time, as well as the impact of the proposed functions.

 

EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • University degree in programming, computer engineering, software engineering or equivalent;
  • +6 years of experience in the industry as a Programmer including at least 3 years in Gameplay;
  • Have participated in an AAA production from start to finish

 
TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Strong knowledge of game systems, artificial intelligence and gameplay code in general;
  • Strong object-oriented design skills;
  • Excellent command of C ++;
  • Experience in the development of tools and asset pipelines;
  • Experience in the development of distributed systems, an asset;
  • Experience in profiling and optimizations, an asset;
  • Experience with the UE4 machine, an asset.

 

INTERPERSONAL QUALITIES:

  • Ability to work in a team and communicate efficiently;
  • Ability to manage their time independently;
  • Maturity to give and receive constructive criticism is expected;
  • A desire to push back the barriers of video game technology is required;
  • Effective coaching and knowledge transfer skills;
  • Be a good communicator.

 

MOTIVATION & INTEREST:

Passion and ambition for video games are essential!

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