Snaphunt Pte Ltd

Senior Gameplay Programmer (AI for Video Games)

Snaphunt Pte Ltd| Date Posted: 15-Nov-2019
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Job Nature:
Permanent
Position Level:
Manager, Senior Manager
Qualification:
Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

The Offer

  • Excellent opportunity to work with a global Video Game company.
  • Generate exhilarating & unforgettable gameplay experiences

 

The Employer
Our client is a leading game development firm in the Asia Pacific and is part of a global video game company. The Singapore branch has been here for more than a decade with a multicultural team of over 30 different nationalities.

 

The Job
As a Senior Gameplay Programmer, you will work on game elements that are not controlled by the players (for e.g. NPC/enemy actions and behaviours) that enrich the overall game experience.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Writing clear and well-structured C++ code while bearing in mind performance, maintenance and compatibility requirements.
  • Collecting, interpreting and analyzing the technical feasibility of AI specifications.
  • Analyzing and determining if current AI functionalities in the game engine meet the project’s AI requirements.
  • Suggesting technical improvements while designing and implementing new AI systems.
  • Collaborating with designers to discuss technical constraints and establish technical solutions for varying AI functionalities.
  • Proposing technical innovations inspired by industry leaders.
  • Verifying and validating that newly developed systems conform to the project’s AI goals without negatively affecting existing code.
  • Supporting AI functionalities and systems designed for the production.
  • Finding and fixing AI bugs flagged by quality control and teams from other disciplines.
  • Documenting work to transfer system knowledge allowing users to understand the use of new AI functionalities.

 

The Profile

  • You possess a Degree in Computer Science / Software Engineering and have at least 5 years’ experience in programming AI for video games or related disciplines.
  • You also have relevant experience working on AAA titles, current and next-gen consoles.
  • You have an aptitude for solving complex analytical and logical problems
  • You are an extremely detail-oriented person who is also flexible enough to adapt to a fast-paced changing environment.
  • You are a driven individual with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • You are team-oriented.

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Company Overview
Snaphunt Pte Ltd