AI Engineer Job at Nequinox Studios in Home Based
Hyde, Manchester (Currently Work from Home)
An opportunity to join a dynamic new studio with a focus on technical excellence and exciting projects to create great games efficiently with best-in-class technology in a culture of collaboration and excellence with good work-life balance. To join a company at the foundation level, to help build a centre of technical excellence in the games industry, to have a recognised contribution to our studio and have fun while doing so, The AI Engineer will be working on our in-house tech/project as well as contracts where and when needed.
The Successful Applicant
The successful AI Engineer will:
Ideally have 5 years + experience in creating, contributing, delivering and pushing technology in games (console).
A passion for making great video games with supporting technology.
Shipped at least 1 AAA full title (pref. fps or tps)
Design and plan, AI Archetype systems
Iteratively collaborate with design teams developing unique AI behaviours
AAA attention to detail skills that discover that extra 5%
Ability to seek out and breakdown feedback into action items
Commitment to see out a system from paper design to Beta level quality
Excellent communication skills that can drive creative brainstorming meetings
Experience around build systems, automation, CSI.
Exceptional troubleshooting and debugging skills.
Willing to learn new skills, face new challenges and technology.
A drive to keep up with new developments, techniques, advances
Expert game development experience that focused on AI and gameplay systems
Strong visual scripting and state machine fundamentals
Animation blend tree experience
Strong profiling and optimization techniques
Always thinking about how things can be more efficient, make development smoother.
Be competent and confident in the following areas:
C, C++, C# as an advantage
Console experience – PS4, Xbox One, Next gen as an advantage.
Unreal experience as an advantage.
Game Systems / Engine support.
Porting to other platforms.
£ – Competitive, Dependent on experience.
Company: Nequinox Studios
Company Location: Home Based