Gameplay Engineer

Position Type: Permanent
Compensation: Commensurate w/experience
Location: Denver, CO

We are looking for a Gameplay Engineer who enjoys collaborating with game designers and software engineers to bring the rules, features, gameplay tools, and AI to life for a variety of turn-based games. The ideal candidate would be passionate about strategy gaming, experienced in flexible approaches to game logic creation, and familiar with a variety of applied AI solutions.

This position is located at our Denver studio. Must be willing to relocate.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Design department to build fun and engaging gameplay
  • Script game entities
  • Extend gameplay features
  • Write automated tests for game features
  • Work with QA to test and debug game play

Required Qualities

  • Minimum of two (2) years as an engineer in an applicable industry
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate with teammates
  • Experience with finite state machines
  • Experience with Java, Linux, and at least one (1) scripting language
  • Ability to work accurately under tight deadlines
  • Ability to learn new skills and programming languages quickly
  • Ability to mentor other engineers
  • A passion for gaming and building great games

Pluses

  • Game industry experience
  • Knowledge of Scala
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with AI development