AI Programmer

Reference: 9834 - Frisco, Texas, US

AI Programmer

Gearbox Software is looking for an AI programmer to join our game development team. This position will be directly involved in bringing our AI to life using systems like behavior trees, navigation, and perception. Candidates should have a good familiarity with game industry standards in AI.

Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with design teams to prototype and implement AI features to a high standard of quality
  • Fix bugs and optimize code in existing systems
  • Create both technical and designer-facing documentation
  • Craft systems with designer usability in mind
  • Implement appropriate testing and debugging support as needed
  • Support product performance goals by architecting and implementing systems with performance in mind
Required Qualifications:
  • Excellent understanding of C++
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work closely with designers and programmers in strike teams
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • Game development experience in AI (professional, school, or personal projects)

Desired Qualifications:
  • Programming experience with first person shooter games
  • Experience with Unreal Engine
  • Console development experience
  • Professional game development experience
  • Shipped titles as an AI programmer or similar role