The Technology Group is the primary technology partner of game production teams. We develop tools, middleware and online solutions used in Ubisoft games.
We also provide advisory services to production teams that request an external viewpoint on challenges for which we have the necessary technical expertise.
Reporting to the programming team lead, the candidate will be part of an international team working on the Motion middleware inside Ubisoft’s Technology Group.
Motion is a real time physics engine able to simulate soft (Motion Cloth) and rigid (Motion Physics) bodies, composed of an SDK and associated tools / editors.
This middleware is integrated in most of Ubisoft’s AAA games and supports home consoles and PCs.
The main tasks of a C++ Engineer are to :
Collaborate with and offer support to the game development teams to help integrate the SKD and tools in their production pipeline and optimize the performance;
Keep a track on integration projects and ensure that they meet business requirements and goals
Fulfill the end user requirements;
Ensure clear and structured programming, keeping performance, maintenance and compatibility requirements in mind;
Making recommendation of the integration products and services by carrying out proper researches;
Minimizing the impact of integration on various existing processes;
Document the work to transfer knowledge and enable users (other programmers and team members from other working units) to understand how to use the new systems and features;
Communicate with the software developers and engineers to address any problem in the program logic.
The work is done following the SCRUM methodology.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or computer engineering or equivalent;
Good spoken / written English;
Experience in C++ programming;
Good knowledge of algorithms and OOP;
Strong 3D math skills;
Knowledge of (game) physic will be a plus;
Good knowledge of C# and WPF will be a plus;
Previous experience working on game consoles will be a plus;
Results driven, focused on delivering quality work;
Ability to work as part of a team with excellent communication & interpersonal skills;
Very good problem solving & troubleshooting skills;
Strong analytical and synthesis skills;
Attention to details;
Pro-active and self-motivated;
Benefits that you can enjoy :
If you’re into sport we’ve got a great gym right into our studio;
We are proud of our games and we would like you to feel the same way. To get started we’ll give you goodies and games letting you choose what you like;
If you get hungry you can use your meal tickets at our local cafeteria or even grab some of the fresh fruits that are available in the office each week;
Since we value health you’ll have access to private medical system after the first 3 months
If somehow you feel under the weather you can quickly go to our in studio doctor.