AI Gameplay Programmer

Company is not publicly visible
Depends on experience
Tokyo, Japan

Posted 2020-Jul-27  by Pasona Tech, Inc./株式会社パソナテック (Recruiter)

Job Description

    About the position:
    We are looking for an AI Gameplay Programmer to work with us on a new high-end console game project.
    The AI gameplay programmer will work closely with game designers and animators to prototype and implement a wide range of gameplay features for the AI driven characters with a special focus on combat.

    ・Prototype and code gameplay features, in close collaboration with both game designers and engine system programmers
    ・As needed, prepare documentation and tutorial for the gameplay teams
    ・Create, maintain and optimize workflows and authoring environment needed by designers
    ・Ensure respect of specifications as well as an enjoyable experience for the player (includes debugging and optimization tasks)

    Appeal of the job:
    ・You will be able to experience first-hand as a core member the creation of a new project for high-end consoles.
    ・The role brings with it great scope for career growth, since you will progress from a generalist position into a more specialized one, as the project scales up.

Job Requirement

    Required Skills & Experience:
    ・3+ years of experience in gameplay programming
    ・Experience in programming AI behavior
    ・Strong C++ programming skills
    ・Experience working with current-gen, cross-platform game engines
    ・Experience in efficiently iterating upon gameplay features from prototyping to polishing
    ・Experience working with and supporting a team of various disciplines. Teamwork-oriented mindset
    ・Ability to communicate in English and/or Japanese

    Good to have:
    ・Good knowledge of AI/Animation related mathematics and physics
    ・Knowledge of AI techniques like GOAP, Utility System, Environment Query System, Navigation System
    ・Experience in completing a AAA title on PS4 or XBOX1
    ・Experience in code profiling and optimization

Language Ability

  • English : Business Conversation Level (TOEIC 735-860)
  • Japanese : Daily Conversation Level

Job Summary


Pasona Tech, Inc./株式会社パソナテック

Employment Company

Company is not publicly visible

Job Type

IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Programmer

IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Business Application SE

IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Web Application SE




Depends on experience

Other Salary Description

Type of Employment
N Contract employee *While an N contract allows for the shift to a full-time position, it does not guarantee it. Several factors, including personal performance and company need, will be taken into consideration when recommending an N contract employee for a full-time contract.
給与: 応相談
Salary commensurate with experience and ability with due consideration, the company provide employees preferential pay regardless of age according to our company's regulations. Adjustments to the aforementioned wages will be considered in responding to their ability and performance after joining the company.

Place of Employment:Tokyo

Working Hours
It will be flextime. Please note that allocation of work hours necessary to complete assigned tasks is left to the discretion of the employee. *Deemed working hours are 8 hours. *There is no designated overtime. *Different working arrangements from above cases may apply according to our company's regulations.

Holidays/ Paid Holidays
Saturdays, Sundays, Japanese National Holidays, Year End Holidays (12/29 - 12/31), New Year's Holidays (1/2 - 1/3), paid vacations (It depends on when you are hired), and special leave for weddings and funerals.

Welfare benefits
Travel allowance, social insurance, recreation facilities, and physical examination are applied.


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