New World Interactive is hiring Senior AI Programmer (Remote Job)

Senior AI Programmer 100% REMOTE

Posted: about 1 month
Programming
Full-Time
Senior
We are looking for a Senior AI Programmer to join our expanding team! Are you a fan of FPS, with an emphasis on “inspired by realism” and tactical play vs. arcade control? Do you have a passion for cooperative compound interactions between networks of AI characters? Do cover-based shooters excite you? Do you have an interest in developing AI for a live-service title? Does Unreal Engine excite you? If so, New World Interactive would like to speak with you!

What a Senior AI Programmer will do:

  • Write high-quality C++ code with an understanding of gameplay and AI systems
  • Participate in the design and implementation of AI code in accordance with design intentions
  • Work collaboratively with design on prototyping new AI concepts as well as iterating on and improving existing systems
  • Work with QA to fix tricky and obscure bugs relating to AI systems
If you are interested, you’ll need these skills or experiences:

  • 3+ years of experience in game development
  • Experience with AI systems and game principles, as they relate to the FPS genre
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Passion for making games
  • Passionate about writing clean, flexible code
Bonus Points:

  • Shipped at least one AA or AAA FPS title
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or relevant work experience
  • A good understanding of Unreal Engine 4 including:
    • Programming in C++ using the in-engine gameplay framework
    • Using built-in AI tools such as EQS and Behavior Trees
  • Experience writing tools and pipelines required
New World is an equal opportunity employer. All employment opportunities are provided without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by the Employment Equity Act in Canada.


About New World Interactive

New World Interactive

At New World, we believe in our team’s happiness. We respect the well-being of our teammates and believe healthy, happy, and passionate employees are the result of a best-in-class work environment.
We believe in inclusivity. We create an environment of safety where everyone feels like they belong. We value every team member for the skills they bring, regardless of their gender, demographics or community. We ensure everyone has the same opportunities for advancement.
We believe in teamwork. We appreciate the value that is created by every team member working together with trust, collaboration, responsibility, and accountability. We celebrate success.
We believe in creativity. We enjoy solving problems and trying new things. We rely on unique and varied perspectives to continuously improve. We promote autonomy within the team.
We believe in putting players first. We empathize with our players and keep the user experience and user impact at the forefront of our decision-making.

Benefits

  • Yearly week-long studio closure in December
  • Unlimited PTO and Sick Days
  • Continuing Education and Personal Development Benefits
  • Extended Health Benefits (Drug, Vision, Dental, Specialists)
  • Cost-of-living raises
  • Bonus Program

New World is an equal opportunity employer. All employment opportunities are provided without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by the Employment Equity Act in Canada.

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