Senior AI Developer in Montreal at Volt

Date Posted: 4/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Montreal
  • Duration:
    0 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    4/3/2018
  • Job ID:
    107389
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    905.306.1920

Job Description

Senior AI Developer (Gaming Industry)

Volt is looking to hire a Senior AI Programmer for a Client in the Gaming industry in Montreal, QC. This is a permanent role offering full-time hours and benefits, as well as a dynamic and social work environment.

The ideal candidate for this position is an expert in developing software in C++, has several years of experience as an AI developer, has worked on at least one published game as an AI developer, and is passionate about the gaming industry.

Duties

  • 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 realistic 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;
  • Analyze and estimate time, cost, as well as the consequences of the proposed functions;
  • Maintain ambition through every stage of a project;
  • Master the debugging tools and techniques;
  • Innovate by offering new AI systems in collaboration with the Programming and Game Design teams;
  • Work effectively other members of the Programming and Development teams;
  • Train and mentor junior programmers;
  • Develop and implement systems, meeting deadlines set by superiors;
     

Experience and qualifications

  • University diploma in programming, computer engineering, software engineering or the equivalent;
  • 5+ years in the industry as an AI programmer;
  • 1 or more games published as an AI programmer;
  • Strong knowledge of C++;
  • Experience developing on multiple platforms is an asset.