SENIOR PROGRAMMER UNREAL

 

COMPANY INTRODUCTION

Ocellus Games

 

Ocellus Games is the new game development studio from Ocellus Group. We are on the lookout for seniors developers who wants to build the next generation of games in a human sized, very independent team setup. Ocellus Games teams will decide what games to make, how to make it and when to launch it or kill it. Whatever it is on Mobile, PC or consoles.

Our awards-winning Art Services, Ocellus Services, allows our game development teams to stay small, fully independent and focus on making great games. Our game development teams will have access to the same artistic production quality as the one we provide to our partners Supercell, Epic or Square Enix to name a few.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Senior Unreal Programmer primary responsibilities will be to implement game functionality translating design ideas, concepts, and requirements into a functional and engaging game. Whatever the platform is, Mobile or PC/Console. A commitment to collaborative problem solving and sophisticated code are essential. Most of the design decisions are made as a group effort, your design ideas will be shared and heard.

As a Senior Unreal Programmer you will also share your learnings with your teammates to solves problems elegantly, as a team, along the way.  The first Ocellus Game team decided to start with a mobile game developed with Unreal, to push the boundaries of current game generation’s production value. This is why being strongly experience with IOS and ANDROID is more than a plus. Even though our first game will be mobile, in the future you should expect to work on PC/Console projects as well.

 

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implement game functionality as per design.
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code.
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and implement solutions 
  • Optimize game code when needed.
  • Collaborate with game designers and artists in a very independent team setup.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong knowledge on Unreal Engine 4
  • Minimum 5 years of professional game development experience.
  • Organized and a team player.
  • Have shipped a game.
  • Strong experiences with IOS and ANDROID
  • Fluent written and spoken English or French.
  • Experience with Xbox series, PS5 would be an asset.

 

CULTURE

  • La creme de la cremeWe are obsessed with excellence and seek to embody it, we never compromise on quality
  • Small and boldWe believe in human size, agile and truly independent teams
  • Anyone can cookWe value ideas over hierarchy. Great ideas can come from anywhere so we care about each other opinions
  • Through learnings we growWe have a constant and endless appetite for learning

 

PERKS

  • Flexible hoursEmployees are given the trust, freedom, and flexibility to manage their personal and professional lives. 
  • Lunch coupon cardWe are in France, this one is a must
  • Ocellus House full accessPlay rooms, Cinema room, events, masterclasses and receptions ! 
  • Team eventsTeam buildings and parties !
  • Remote friendlyWe are flexible with your location and work balance between office and home
  • You do youTeam members decide how they wish to perform their tasks and have the possibility to openly share their ideas, develop new processes, and test concepts.
  • Common sense - Fewer rules and more common sense. Processes sometimes can be appropriate, but often they slow things down. Fewer rules are liberating for people and autonomy leads ultimately to better games.
  • Information Belongs to Everybody - Ocellus Games Company data will be available to everyone in the whole company. The more informed we all are, the more conscious decisions we can make and the more ownership we feel towards Ocellus.