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Principal AI Programmer - 6 Month FTC

Newcastle upon Tyne England gb
24 days ago

Job Description

Principal Programmer

Company Description

At Ubisoft, we aspire to be a workplace where EVERYONE is supported, empowered and invited to join the game. We believe that by prioritising equity and inclusivity, we fuel creative endeavors and craft gameplay experiences that reflect and respect our uniquely talented game-makers and outstanding players.

The Role

As a Principal AI Programmer, you will be a reliable solution finder, somebody who’s able to jump in with an analytical mindset while showing that you’re a collaborative leader in our AI and Gameplay teams.

For this 6 Month FTC we’re after someone who can drive and own key features with NPC behaviours and building a believable living world while maintaining a high levels of code. Using your experience of working in complex codebases you’ll be taking ownership on your features while bringing innovative solutions and de-bugging hard problems.

Joining as our Principal AI Programmer, your ideas will be highly valued while you work alongside your Lead assisting with shaping and contributing to the direction of the team. We want you to be hands on optimizing the systems and having a broad view of what is needed helping to the project hit it’s potential and sharing key knowledge.

This is a great opportunity to make an impact on a currently unannounced AAA title and a chance to develop the AI Codebase influencing the feel of the Gameplay. We want you to have the freedom to test your abilities while being free to research and implement what is possible within the realms of AI in AAA Game Development.

What you'll bring

At Ubisoft, we aim to be a destination of choice for the best talent. We want people like you, who will be instrumental in driving our studios to success.

Joining Ubisoft, you’ll be part of an inclusive global brand. With us, you will build upon your ongoing success and place your stamp on the production of our games and the development of our people. You’ll have the prestige of developing and producing exciting world-class AAA games and help showcase our studios as a market leader within our industry.

With us, you will find your future in one of the strongest knowledge bases in the games industry coupled with brilliant opportunities for career progression on a critically acclaimed

Positive mental health and wellbeing at work are priorities for us. We are a Gold Employer in the Mind Workplace Wellbeing Index, and partners of Safe in Our World. We run an inclusive Wellbeing Champions program and provide a wide range of training and resources to support all of our people to proactively discuss and manage their own mental health, as well as support their team members.


We aim to build the world’s most distinctive and diverse gaming studio; therefore, we strongly encourage you to apply. We’d love to hear about you and your background.

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