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Principal AI Programmer

  • Location: Midlands
  • Salary/rate: £48,000 - £60,000
  • Date posted: 17/11/17
  • Job reference: 6053
  • Permanent

A Midlands based AAA Games studio are currently undergoing an expansion due to the success of their last few titles and require a Principal AI Programmer to work on a new AAA console title.

As the AI Programmer you will hit the ground running and be able to implement innovative and realistic features for this new title, which they anticipate will achieve a high Metacritic score. 

The studio have a long standing history in creating some of the best games on the market on console platforms. You will lead by example and work with a small development team, occasionally assisting with the mentoring and management with the Technical Director. They are looking for this person to completely own the AI side to the development life cycle and help implement the behavioural features to the characters within the game world. You will also work closely with the Physics team to create a realistic games experience with a variety of playable characters. 

You will be coming into the studio at a great time as development has just begun, giving you opportunity to implement AI systems and leave your own signature on the title from the beginning. 

Requirements 

  • At least 3 years’ experience in the video games 
  • Strong AI Experience with aspects like path-finding and collision avoidance.
  • Highly skilled with C++
  • Shipped at least 1 console/PC title 
  • Mentoring or lead experience desirable
  • An interest in Machine learning 
If you are looking for a role that offers you creative freedom and a chance to work on a new project from the start, then please send your CV to will.hudson@amiqus.com 
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