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Wild Sheep Studio
310 avenue Saint-Maur
34000 Montpellier

Date : 03.04.2019
Reference : AFJV-EDEV1044-15601

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 Gameplay programmer

Fixed term contract Montpellier (34)

Position Duties

Who you are :
  • You are comfortable working across all gameplay areas, from initial prototype to final implementation
  • You have shipped at least one open world or 3D character action title
  • You have a special experience with working in domains like AI, animation or 3C

The missions :
  • You will iteratively design and develop innovative, systemic features that deliver a fun player experience.
  • You will work with proprietary technology with a large existing codebase and toolset
  • Work closely with the game designers and other programmers
  • Develop gameplay features and propose improvements
  • Design and develop new technologies to improve productivity and quality
  • Analyse and optimize code performance

Candidate Profile

You have :
  • Already shipped 2 games as a GPP or can prove at least 5 years in the video game industry, AAA video games if possible
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent work experience
  • Personal or professional demo of gameplay programming
  • Fluency in C/C++
  • Excellent maths skills
  • Comfortable with rapid prototyping
  • Able to develop basic engine features when needed
  • Game design sensibilities
  • Experience with multithreaded programming

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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