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Senior / Lead AI Programmer – AAA GAMES – Fully Remote


Senior / Lead AI Programmer – AAA GAMES – Fully Remote

One Player Mission are pleased to be working with an exciting remote studio.

They are looking for a Senior / Lead AI Programmer! Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:


  • Lead by example and set standard for the AI team in the pursuit of excellence
  • The ability to implement the required AI solutions for the game, coping with the game design intentions and the technical requirements to secure performance
  • Understanding of all AI systems to work with and discuss needs from other departments and participate on the generation of cost-effective pipelines
  • Understand, plan and work on any required AI feature in coordination with the rest of the code team (engineers and gameplay programmers)
  • Work on other non-AI features or sub-features assigned, when required
  • Take full responsibility of the assigned tasks from start to finish
  • Work on backend for enemy and player skills, RPG systems, etc.
  • Work on specific tools requested by combat designers
  • Make sure all features are networked
  • Work on TRCs related to AI



  • 5+ years of experience as AI programmer
  • Mentoring / Coaching Experience
  • Big plus if part of your experience was spent developing FPS Shooter / Tactical FPS games
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
  • Experience building AI systems for several Unreal Engine PC / PlayStation / Xbox games
  • Deep familiarity, experience and knowledge using Unreal Engine Behaviour Trees, Blueprints and C++ across the entire pipeline of 3D game development
  • Able to work flexibly on both routine and more complex tasks
  • Ability to prioritise workload as well as being flexible and responsive to last minute changes
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Methodical approach to work
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, able to listen carefully and respond appropriately at all levels.
  • Excellent proficiency in English



  • Attractive remuneration, holidays and social events. Our environments thrive with collaborative team-work with people from all around the world, different nationalities, and languages.  
  • A supportive community inclusive of LGBTQ+, and any age, ethnicity, religion, or disability. We care about the wellbeing of our employees and have a dedicated employee wellbeing programme.  
  • Flexibility with our core hours, and no-notice holidays.  
  • Annual discretionary studio bonus  
  • Free games and merchandise   
  • Wrap parties for game releases  
  • Remote/Homeworking with flexible working schedules, a fun environment, and a relaxing culture, including the opportunity to work with the leading technology and creative minds in the world.  
  • Learn as you work and be part of something real that changes the face of gaming – forever
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'Senior / Lead AI Programmer – AAA GAMES – Fully Remote'

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