Senior AI Programmer

Funded by Big Tech Company - New AAA Project - Anti-Crunch Culture

Job Type
Salary on application
12 days ago

Our client is looking for an experienced AI Programmer familiar with creating games using the Unreal Engine to join our team of talented RPG developers. This full-time AI Programming role is based in Irvine, CA, and comes with a generous salary and benefits package. 

As an AI Programmer, you will enjoy working closely with designers and other programmers to develop as well as maintain high-quality gameplay and AI systems. This position requires the ability to work onsite or in a hybrid capacity at the Entertainment office in Irvine, CA. 

In your first few weeks in this AI Developer role, you can expect to: 

  • Design, implement, debug, and optimise AI systems and behaviours using C++ in Unreal Engine 
  • Collaborate with designers and other programmers to improve AI systems 
  • Mentor other programmers. 

To apply for this AI role, you will need prior AI programming experience with credits on at least one shipped action game or RPG. You will also require the following: 

  • Domain-specific AI knowledge, including decision-making systems, pathfinding, and avoidance algorithms 
  • Proficiency in C++A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or Engineering 
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 

You will receive an excellent salary and benefits package for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility. 

Don't hesitate to get in touch with Sam from our Skillsearch team today at to apply and register your interest for this Full-time Senior AI Programmer position in Irvine. We're looking forward to meeting you. 

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Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Sam Moss

North American Development Consultant

Sam works on our Development team, with a focus on the North American market. When he’s not scouting out the best talent across the pond, you can find him strolling on Brighton seafront and checking out all of our home town’s best pubs and beach bars! Sam is a talented bodybuilder and is just as talented at speed eating as he once ate 50 chicken wings in under ten minutes! Think you can beat that or are looking for a new development role in North America? Get in touch with Sam today.

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