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Senior AI Programmer

Masterbrain Bytes is looking for a Senior AI Engineer to join our team in developing simulation games for PC and next-generation console systems. Our ideal candidate will have experience with AI programming and be a self-motivated, energetic team player with a healthy work ethic and cooperative attitude.

Responsibilities:

  • Architect and implement AI systems from the ground up in our engine
  • Tackle unique and interesting challenges in the realms of pathfinding and behaviors
  • Refine systems throughout the development cycle of the project
  • Collaborate with designers, artists, and other engineers for feature development
  • Code to clearly defined performance and memory usage specs

Requirements:

  • 10+ years of software development experience
  • Robust programming skills/experience in C++
  • Solid architecture, system design, and analytical skills
  • Self-motivated and energetic team player with a strong work ethic and cooperative attitude
  • Experience with multi-threaded programming
  • Excellent 3D math skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to write clear, maintainable, portable code
  • Strong debugging skills

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience developing for multiple platforms (Windows, PS4, Xbox One)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Experience with network game client/server architecture
  • Resident in Germany or fluent German speaking and writing


Interested?

Shoot us an email at job@masterbrain-bytes.com

Outsource Artist

Masterbrain Bytes is looking for an Outsource Artist to integrate outsourced assets into the game.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with Outsource Manager, Art Leads, and Art Director to gather and provide feedback to external partners
  • Work with Outsource Manager and Art Leads to integrate outsourced assets into the game
  • Pinpoint, troubleshoot, and correct problems with art assets
  • Assist environment artists and designers with art related tasks
  • Test deliverables to ensure they work with the game engine

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of artist experience or demonstrable proficiency in art creation and game engine knowledge
  • Strong working knowledge of Autodesk Maya, 3D Studio Max or Blender
  • Ability to setup, optimize, and effectively process and export assets into a game engine
  • Self-motivated and the ability to work and solve problems with minimal assistance
  • Highly organized with the ability to adhere to asset organization processes and follow work pipelines
  • Well-developed communication skills and strong work ethic
  • A passion for developing video games and the drive to learn and create

Pluses:

  • AAA development experience
  • Knowledge of current engine technology such as Unreal Engine 4 or Unity
  • Experience with Substance Painter and Zbrush
  • Knowledge of Physically Based Rendering philosophies and pipelines
  • Experience with hands-on asset integration
  • Resident in Germany or fluent German speaking and writing


Interested?

Shoot us an email at job@masterbrain-bytes.com

Game Designer

Masterbrain Bytes is seeking a talented Game Designer to join our growing team. Game Designers are responsible for the design, implementation, balance, and upkeep of game features.

Responsibilities:

  • Create detailed, yet easy to follow design documentation
  • Ability to get hands-on and implement gameplay elements in our proprietary toolset
  • Prototype new ideas and systems with existing tools and game script
  • Collaborate with artists, engineers and other designers both locally and remotely
  • Provide constructive feedback to other members of the design team
  • Work closely with design leadership to ensure consistency, scope, and quality of systems

Requirements:

  • Strong interest in the in the Farming and Simulation Genres
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with a variety of established game toolsets
  • Experience working in a collaborative environment with cross disciplinary groups
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience working in a design capacity on PC or console games
  • Experience shipping a AAA game or patching/maintaining a live game
  • Creativity and strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Candidate must be willing to take a short design test

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience creating mods or content for Cattle and Crops or other Farming Games
  • Experience and skill with one or more text-based scripting languages
  • Experience designing online/multiplayer game systems
  • Open world sandbox game experience
  • Resident in Germany or fluent German speaking and writing


Interested?

Shoot us an email at job@masterbrain-bytes.com