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5 Parvis Alan Turing
75013 Paris

Date : 14.06.2022
Ad posted a first time on 02.06.2022
Reference : AFJV-EDEV1997-23060


Globant is a digitally native technology services company where innovation, design and engineering meet scale.
Our internal Gaming division supports most of the main publishers globally in co-developing their major franchises (from AA to A-AAA) on all platforms !

Technical Director Gaming

Permanent contract Paris (75)

Position Duties

We are looking for an experienced Technical Director to join our Gaming division in EMEA. This is a very exciting position where you would not only use your technical capabilities, but also you'll manage several projects and teams !

You will have to :
  • Motivate, teach, mentor & guide Leaders (and team) on what to do to take the strategic plan to action, with an international scope (our teams are based around the globe) ;
  • After defining the WHAT, help leaders create the HOW, monitor the process but allow for autonomy and creativity ;
  • Contribute autonomously, mostly on their leading area, sometimes with cross impact and frequently working with day to day business ;
  • Dedicate enough time to day-to-day matters (conflict resolution and definitions) with the purpose of ensuring the success of the strategic plan ;
  • Define new excellence standards and try to improve the team's performance in comparison with the benchmark ;
  • Responsibility on the team / area budget. Is in charge of a team within a department. Lead 1 or more than a Leader / specialist/s ;
  • Lead from a technical standpoint one of our most important and unannounced project !

Location : we are open to candidates based in France or in any country close to France (Spain, Germany, UK...).
We are a very agile and flexible company and open to hybrid / remote work.

Candidate Profile

  • Passionate about playing and making games, and have a good knowledge of the games industry ;
  • Knowledge of object oriented development or other game related paradigms
  • Expert on Game development process and Key areas of game development
  • Experience on define architecture for games single player and multiplayer in consoles and/or PC
  • Experience on at least 2 shipped videogames (Console / PC)
  • Able to plan and estimate their team tasks and ensure timely delivery of work, and assist with the planning of work to more junior members of the team ;
  • Self-motivated and proactive with a strong work ethic ;
  • Good oral and written english communication skills ;
  • Knowledge of common algorithms, data structures and patterns, and the ability to apply them to problems while keeping constraints and performance in mind ;
  • Solve problems that require not just local logic to run but online, multi-player and/or multi-platform features to work.
  • Able to analyze unfamiliar code of a reasonable complexity to understand and extend the functionality of an existing module ;
  • Able to debug defects of a wide array of complexities, including memory related issues, multi-threading...

Additional Information

Are you ready ?

At Globant we believe that an inclusive culture and a diverse environment makes us stronger. We encourage people to have an inclusive spirit as our global footprint expands. We seek to generate a place of inspiration and growth for everyone. A safe space, based on equity as a value, where everyone's careers can be promoted and developed in the same way. There is no innovation without diversity and there is no improvement without plurality.


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To: Directeur Gaming
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