Principal AI Programmer

Programming | Montréal, Québec, Canada




Permanent – Full-Time 



What you will do  

  • Develop software in C++ by applying the principles of object-oriented coding; 
  • Work with the Game Design and Animation teams to create the technical design and implement a system of AI allowing both to make non-player characters alive and offer a fun and varied gameplay; 
  • Propose and develop new methods and techniques to improve the quality of AI in agreement with the design of the game to outdo the competition; 
  • Analyze and estimate time, cost as well as the impact of the proposed functions; 
  • Ensure that the ambitions remain consistent with the deadline; 
  • Master the debugging tools and the techniques used; 
  • Innovate by offering new AI systems in collaboration with the Programming and Game Design teams; 
  • Work effectively with other member of the Programming team, as well as with members of the development team; 
  • Act as a mentor to less experienced team members;
  • Demonstrates ability to solve complex problems using optimal solutions;
  • Develop and implement systems, meeting deadlines set by superiors; 
  • Be a positive contributor for the achievement of the project and the team objectives. 


What you bring  

  • University diploma in programming, computer engineering, software engineering or the equivalent; 
  • Minimum of 7 years in the industry as a AI programmer; 
  • Minimum of one game published; 
  • Excellent knowledge of C++; 
  • Experience developing multi platforms, an asset. 
  • Ability to manage your time independently; 
  • Ability to work as part of a team; 
  • The desire to push the barriers of technology in video game industry is required; 
  • The maturity to give and receive constructive criticism is expected; 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. 


Why join us?  

  • Flexible work schedule: because unexpected events are part of life when you are sick or need personal days; 
  • Hybrid work: because we have adapted to the new reality;  
  • Access to Groupe insurance: To take care of yourself and your loved ones; 
  • Access to Groupe RRSPs: we think about your future;  
  • Access to a telemedicine service for the family: to avoid a pleasant 24hours in the emergency room;  
  • Bonus system: we recognize the work accomplished. 


Come and create emotion with us!  


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