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About us:

Perfect Storm Studios was founded by Game Industry Veterans to build the next generation of games. We believe that the best games will be those that can seamlessly integrate amazing game design, player rewards, and joint development with our player community. We are a fully remote company which actively puts the employees and community first. Perfect Storm Studios has an A+ excellent culture that is the perfect balance of both fun interactions and fulfilling work. Head on over to our website to learn more about our project!

Company Mission:

Perfect Storm Studios is committed to redefining the gaming industry. Gamers are an integral part of who we are, and gaming has given us robust skill sets, great friends, and hours of entertainment. We strive to help build economic opportunities for gamers in the games we build and the skills our players acquire. To promote psychological well being of our employees and our community. To inspire and support growth and learning both in game and out.

The Role: Senior AI Engineer

This role is for the engineer who loves building and playing competitive multiplayer games. The role will support the development of the Gameplay Mechanics by bringing life to the Non-Playable Characters of the game. The Senior AI Engineer will be responsible for creating behavioral systems that are believable, exciting and presents the players with varying degrees of difficulty.

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaising with Engineers and Designers in developing an AI Plan.

  • Setting Patterns and Parameters for the rules of the game.

  • Writing custom code and AI Tools to expand the game.

  • Develop AI Prototypes for testing.

  • Enhancing the gameplay experience for the end-user through the use of AI.

  • Collaborating with game testers to identify bugs and implement improvements based on feedback acquired.

  • Assisting Technical Art and Engineering Team on AI Requirements.

Requirements

  • Demonstrated ability to create challenging and realistic AI

  • Understands the difference between the Perfect AI and a Fun AI

  • BS Computer Science or equivalent work experience

  • Must have at least shipped AI in a Combat-based/Competitive Multiplayer Game.

  • Deep understanding of MOBA mechanics.

  • Experience building AI in complex systems.

Bonus Points:

  • Passion for playing MMORPGs and MOBA games

  • WoW, DotA 2 or League of Legends player

  • Shipped AI in a MOBA Title

  • Knowledgeable about building complex systems in GOAP

Benefits

  • Competitive Compensation (Location Dependent)

  • Flexible PTO

  • Full Remote and Location Independence

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