AI Programmer - Cross Platform Titles - South UK

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Job Title AI Programmer - Cross Platform Titles - South UK
Skills Required Programming
Job Description Location – South UK

Job Type – Permanent

Format – Multi-Platform

Salary – Great rates available DOE



AI Programmer

My client is a 100-strong privately owned company located on the South Coast of the UK. They are Europe's premier console download developer with published projects on Console, PC and Handheld/Mobile ranging from famous, classic arcade coin-op conversions to full-on 3D action games.

Their investment in cross-platform technology enables efficient, rapid prototyping and production of high quality titles for all major platforms, incorporating the latest rendering effects, along with driving, flying and real-world physics.

Responsibilities:

  • Working within an agile team, develop high quality AI code and scripts to agreed specifications and standards
  • Contribute to technical design of AI systems
  • Work to agreed schedules
  • Contribute to task planning
  • Provide code support for game designers




Essential:

  • Strong C++ programming experience
  • Good object oriented design skills
  • Good awareness of AI systems
  • Good BSc degree or equivalent in a relevant subject
  • Previous programming experience of at least 2 years (5 years for Senior level programmers)
  • Technical appreciation of current generation video game platform hardware
  • Ability to work flexibly and to tight deadlines
  • Resourceful, practical and critical thinker
  • Self-motivated and organised
  • Good communications skills in working with other programmers, game designers, audio designers, artists, QA and production
  • AI development on at least one published game


Desirable:

  • Experience in developing networked games
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies
  • Experience of multi-platform development
  • Platform experience in at least one of: Linux, Mac, PC, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, iOS, Android
  • LUA or C# programming experience




To apply please send a CV to <a href=mailto:officemanager@opmjobs.com>officemanager@opmjobs.com</a>



Max Hurd - Programming Consultant

OPM Response Ltd

Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214420

Email: <a href=mailto:Max@opmjobs.com>Max@opmjobs.com</a>

Skype: max.hurd.opm

LinkedIn: <a href=http://uk.linkedin.com/in/maxhurdopm>http://uk.linkedin.com/in/maxhurdopm</a>

Twitter: <a href=https://twitter.com/OPM_programming>@OPM_programming</a>
Salary DOE
Location South
Job Category Programming
Date posted 04/06/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of OPM using their internal reference 3072.
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