Senior AI Programmer

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We are looking for a Senior AI Programmer to join our expanding team! Are you a fan of FPS, with an emphasis on “inspired by realism” and tactical play vs. arcade control? Do you have a passion for cooperative compound interactions between networks of AI characters? Do cover-based shooters excite you? Do you have an interest in developing AI for a live-service title? Does Unreal Engine excite you? If so, New World Interactive would like to speak with you!

What a Senior AI Programmer will do:
  • Write high-quality C++ code with an understanding of gameplay and AI systems
  • Participate in the design and implementation of AI code in accordance with design intentions
  • Work collaboratively with design on prototyping new AI concepts as well as iterating on and improving existing systems
  • Work with QA to fix tricky and obscure bugs relating to AI systems

    If you are interested, you’ll need these skills or experiences:
    • 3+ years of experience in game development
    • Experience with AI systems and game principles, as they relate to the FPS genre
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    • High attention to detail
    • Passion for making games
    • Passionate about writing clean, flexible code

      Bonus Points:
      • Shipped at least one AA or AAA FPS title
      • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or relevant work experience
      • A good understanding of Unreal Engine 4 including:
        • Programming in C++ using the in-engine gameplay framework
        • Using built-in AI tools such as EQS and Behavior Trees
      • Experience writing tools and pipelines required

      New World is an equal opportunity employer. All employment opportunities are provided without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by the Employment Equity Act in Canada.

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        • Remote status

          Fully remote

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