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Senior Unreal Engine Programmer

Arcadia

Montreal, CA
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Industry: Technology
  • Post Date: 11/23/2022
  • Website: www.arcadia.tv
  • Company Address: 555 11th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia, 20004

About Arcadia

Arcadia is a revolutionary sports platform where athletes replace avatars in stadium size video games. This is the convergence of sports and gaming unlike anything audiences have seen before.

Job Description

Arcadia is creating a new category in gaming unlike anything gamers or audiences have experienced before: SuperSports. It's the world's first gaming platform that combines Esports with traditional athletics. Instead of avatars, athletic-gamers use their bodies as controllers inside competitive video games - in front of live interactive audiences.

Esports + Traditional Sports = Arcadia. Check out our official launch trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7zx1ogda_GM

To accomplish this vision, we are leveraging the full power of Unreal Engine to merge game development, VR development, full body tracking, networking, virtual production and much more - and the Unreal Game Programmer plays a critical role in ensuring our success. The ideal candidate is passionate about technology and innovation, is self-motivated and has a desire to create the next best game.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and maintain free roam multiplayer large scale VR games inside Unreal Engine.
  • Work hand-in-hand with the founders, programmers and artists.
  • Implement and maintain productivity and game balance tools for other developers.
  • Imagine, prototype and propose ideas for new games and game mechanics.
  • Independently manage and track progress against deadlines.
  • Efficiently communicate progress and hurdles to other team members.
  • Evaluate emerging problems and future needs, propose solutions and time estimates.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR:

The ideal candidate is someone who is passionate about games, virtual reality and sports with the following skills:

  • 5 years of experience as a C++ developer in Unreal Engine.
  • Experience with Blueprint Scripting development.
  • Multiplayer networking development skills.
  • Good coding ethic with constructive and informative comment habits.
  • Understanding of the software/hardware requirements for Unreal Engine, 3D assets, textures and optimizing for high frame rates in VR.
  • Ability to work independently while also collaborating in a team environment.
  • Strong ability to present your work to other team members.
  • The ideal candidate will be organized, able to work and coordinate on multiple projects and quickly pivot between them, while communicating with the team to meet our project goals.

BONUS :

  • Experience with DevOps.
  • Knowledge of Python
  • Web development skills
  • Experience with free-roam VR/AR gaming and development
  • Experience with Oculus Quest development

We look forward to reviewing your application to The Arcadia Games!

Arcadia is an equal opportunity employer and is proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our customers.