Junior Programmer

Who are we looking for?

Red Meat Games is searching for an experienced Junior Programmer for our Halifax, NS location – Are you interested in joining an amazingly awesome team?

The Duties:

Reporting to the Supervising Programmer, you will be responsible for implementing tasks to specifications. Within the Gameplay team, you will work on a wide range of areas in an established codebase, including:

Artificial Intelligence

  • Bring our worlds to life by creating believable behaviours and routines for their inhabitants.
  • Navigate across varying terrain types, avoiding obstacles efficiently.
  • Work on strategies to produce fun and challenging combat encounters.

Character Mechanics

  • In conjunction with animators, finely tune and polish systems to produce the best combination of realism and responsiveness.

Gameplay Mechanics

  • Weapon and damage systems.
  • Create the illusion of densely populated worlds.

The Essentials:

  • Solid C/C++/C# programming skills.
  • Experience with Unity 3D game engine
  • Strong math skills, knowledge of vectors, matrices and linear algebra.
  • Excellent problem-solving ability.
  • Good team communication skills.
  • Passion for playing and creating cutting edge video game experiences.
  • A degree in computer science, mathematics, or equivalent.

BONUS POINT:

  • Experience with Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality.

The Meaty Goods:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Comprehensive benefits package (health, dental, and vision), including general time off policies.
  • Lots of other great perks such as frequent company-paid outings, events and get-togethers.

Become One Of Us!:

Does the idea of working for a gaming company and doing what you love every day get you so excited you kind of want to scream? Great! Send us your resume and cover letter, and a link to your portfolio, to  meat  [@]  redmeatgames  (.) ca and we'll get back to you as soon as possible!

Red Meat Games is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs. Accommodation may be provided in all parts of the hiring process.

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