Gameplay AI Programmer

We are seeking an experienced, talented programmer to join our Halo Wars development team. The successful candidate will have a real passion for all things Gameplay and AI related.

The successful candidate will contribute significant AI and gameplay systems to AAA games on consoles and PC. They will be good communicator and work closely with colleagues in design, animation, art and the wider team to create performant systems that bring our amazing games to life!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working in cross discipline pods to design and iterate features to release standard
  • Creating and maintaining gameplay and AI systems to AAA standard
  • Report to the Team Lead

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

Essential:

  • A good BSc degree or equivalent in a relevant subject such as maths, computer science or engineering
  • Proven experience of development on XB1, PS4 and PC platforms
  • Strong maths skills
  • Fluent in C++
  • A solid understanding of optimisation techniques
  • A solid all-round knowledge AI techniques
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in written work

Desirable:

  • Two or more AAA shipped titles
  • Multi-threaded / multi core techniques
  • A good knowledge of pathfinding systems
  • A good knowledge of gameplay scripting systems