Senior Advanced Gameplay Engineer
ProbablyMonsters is looking for a creative, technical, and collaborative
Senior Advanced Gameplay Engineer. You will join a team focusing on action
game play, world building, level design, AI, and character design during the
early phases of game development.
We are seeking a Senior Advanced Gameplay Engineer who is experienced in
implementation of gameplay system and wants to bring their creative ideas and
problem-solving skills to help us shape the core of our gameplay systems.
Being able to implement features such as objectives, encounters, AI,
animation, etc. is an important part of this role. We are all enthusiastic
about helping to shape a culture of collaboration and trust while creating
best-in-class action game experiences.
The salary range for this position is $169,000 – $262,000. This range
represents the salary for the position commensurate with experience,
knowledge, and demonstrated success in the field.
WHO YOU ARE:
Possesses strong gameplay instincts with a passion for building fun
Enjoys working with designers, artists and other engineers to hone and
refine ideas, realizing them into robust implementations.
An exceptional engineer with experience building gameplay systems for
titles though all stages of development and servicing.
Unwavering in your desire to create a positive and inclusive work culture.
Excited to work with a growing team bringing your expertise and learning
from other experienced developers.
Relishes in creating novel solutions to difficult problems, while
understanding the value in the tried-and-true.
Collaborative; excited to learn, teach, and have discourse with
professionals of all backgrounds. Skilled at giving and receiving feedback
on game development and interpersonal interactions.
WHAT YOU WILL DO:
Design and implement gameplay features such as encounter systems, AI,
objectives systems, and animation systems.
Collaborate with gameplay leadership and design partners to build and
communicate roadmap priorities.
Design and build technical foundations through all stages of development.
Manage the planning, estimation and execution requested and self-directed
Provide ideas and feedback on our technical and cultural development
Help identify and prioritize tasks for the long-term tech roadmap.
Assist and mentor other engineers and team members.
Demonstrated experience working in AAA game engines.
Experience working with a team of diverse disciplines.
Strong 3D math knowledge.
Strong literary and oral communications skills.
12+ years of experience in game programming, in at least one shipped or
live AAA title.
Experience working within Unreal 4 / Unreal 5.
Experience with game networking models.
Experience shipping a live game.
OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU:
A people-centric culture founded on respect, trust, approachability, and
A stable home that values your potential, deeply cares about your work-
life balance, and is committed to investing in your craft and long-term
Competitive benefits package, including a sign-on bonus; annual stock
option grants; health coverage (medical, dental, vision) paid at 100%
for the employee and subsidized by the Company for dependents; Flexible
Spending Account eligibility; life, accidental death, and disability
insurance coverage; annual 401K contribution by the Company; Employee
Assistance Program; and extensive paid time off plus holiday closures.
ProbablyMonsters is an independent AAA video game company that aims to change
the way games are made and inspire a better industry for all. Our mission is
to unite, guide, and empower talented teams to redefine what it means to
create exceptional games. We secured the largest Series A raise in gaming
history at $250 million, providing our teams the resources and creative
environment needed to foster stable, life-long careers while delivering
industry-defining games within a healthy, rewarding culture.