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Wild Sheep Studio
310 avenue Saint-Maur
34000 Montpellier

Date : 03.04.2019
Reference : AFJV-EDEV1044-15600

Wild Sheep Studio

Wild Sheep Studio is a video game company, based in Montpellier, South of France. We are creating Wild, an open world action adventure game created by Michel Ancel and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment.

Senior Engine programmer

Fixed term contract Montpellier (34)

Position Duties

Who you are :
  • You are always up to date with the latest technologies and can provide the team with solutions that both fit development constraints and performance concerns
  • You have a very good knowledge of software architecture and engineering and can keep an overview of complex pipelines, profiling and optimization
  • Experience in working at the OS or Hardware level for consoles as well as designing high-level systems

The missions :
  • Work with the studio's existing technology and expand its capabilities in order to fulfill the project's technical requirements.
  • Identify risks and obstacles to new requirements for the engine and generate solutions to deliver these requirements
  • Accurately estimate tasks and schedule on written documents
  • Collaborate with other team members (engineers, artists, designers)

Candidate Profile

You have :
  • 5+ years of programming experience on commercial software projects
  • Shipped one or more AAA game title on console
  • Fluency in C/C++
  • Console game experience
  • Experience in building multithreaded, real-time systems
  • Experience writing systems balancing performance and maintainability
  • Experience in the fields of graphics, rendering, compute or shading is a plus
  • Capacity to handle a large existing code base, understand its logic and especially the code you didn't write

Additional Information

Working at Wild Sheep Studio means working with a small team with big ambitions. The atmosphere at Wild Sheep Studio is open, relaxed and playful. We offer excellent benefits with competitive compensation, extensive healthcare, 25 days of holidays.


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