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Leader in the development and publishing of games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000.

Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, two of which are featured in the “Top 10 iOS Games by All-Time Worldwide Downloads” from data.ai.

Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Dragon Mania Legends, Modern Combat and Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including LEGO®, Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel®, Lamborghini® and Ferrari®.

Gameloft distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs 3,600 people worldwide.

Every month, 58 million unique users can be reached by advertisers in Gameloft games with Gameloft for brands, a leading B2B offering dedicated to brands and agencies.

Gameloft is a Vivendi company. All trademarks referenced above are owned by their respective trademark owners.

Job Description

We are looking for an AI Gameplay Programmer to join our talented team. In this role, you will be instrumental in developing and implementing artificial intelligence systems that drive the behavior of characters and elements within our games, contributing to immersive and dynamic gameplay experiences.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement AI systems for in-game characters, including pathfinding, decision-making, and tactical behaviors.

  • Collaborate with designers and other programmers to integrate AI into gameplay mechanics.

  • Write efficient and maintainable code in C#.

  • Continuously optimize and refine AI systems for performance and quality.

  • Debug and troubleshoot AI-related issues.

  • Contribute to the development of tools for AI creation and testing.

  • Stay current with the latest developments and trends in AI within the gaming industry.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, game development, or a related field.

  • At least 6-8 years of proven experience in game programming, with a portfolio showcasing completed projects.

  • Solid understanding of AI principles, such as state machines, behavior trees, and pathfinding algorithms.

  • Strong proficiency in C# and experience with Unity.

  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills.

  • Passion for games and an understanding of game design principles.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team and communicate technical concepts.

  • Experience with version control systems, such as Git.

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with multiplayer game development.

  • Experience with console game development.

Additional Information

Why Join the World of Gameloft?

  • Because you want to be part of an exceptional experience within a company that is constantly growing!

  • Because you want to work with talented people who are industry pioneers!

  • Because you want to join a global company and meet great people around the world from all walks of life.

  • Or, just because you’re looking for a great place to work!

What We Offer

  • Flexible schedule

  • Friday afternoon off all year round!

  • 3 weeks’ vacation and mobile days off, available as of your start date

  • Time off between Christmas and New Year’s Day to help you start the year off on the right foot

  • Group RRSP program with employer contributions

  • Great group insurance program

  • Free 24/7 access to a virtual medical clinic

  • The Employee and Family Assistance Program

  • Partial reimbursement of your commuting costs (for public transit and/or parking)

  • Support for new employees relocating from countries or regions outside Quebec

  • Referral program with bonuses

  • Regular activities and prizes courtesy of our Social Committee

And at the studio itself:

  • Secure bike storage room and a subsidy to encourage active transportation (during the summer)

  • Daily snacks (fruit, coffee, etc.)

  • Wednesday happy hours

  • A game room

  • A rooftop terrace

  • Studio located near Jarry Park and the charming Mile-Ex and Little Italy neighbourhoods

  • Fitness classes at the studio itself or at Jarry Park (e.g., yoga)