Gameplay Engineer - xDefiant

May 18, 2024
Sydney, Canada
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

You will work in a multi-disciplinary team collaborating closely with Game Designers, Technical Artists, and Animators to create new fun and engaging game mechanics.


  • Analyze feature requests for viability, design completeness and risks
  • Participate in the architecture, design and implementation of the gameplay code following the Game Design intentions
  • Work within the constraints of the existing game engine to meet performance and quality benchmarks
  • Maintain and extend documentation of gameplay features and systems
  • Ensure that your code meets the team's coding standards to deliver high quality and maintainable code
  • Work with all disciplines (designers, artists, animators programmers,...) to implement the vision of the game


  • Good command of C++ programming, including refactoring, optimization, debugging and testing
  • Control of 3D mathematics and their use in gameplay systems
  • An interest in game design and what makes an effective gameplay mechanic
  • Autonomous, problem-solving, and open-minded attitude
  • Good communication skills and ability & desire to work as a team player
  • Experience implementing features in a networked multiplayer environment
  • Good understanding of client-server architectures

We are striving toward increased diversity and want you to grow with us on this journey. So please don’t shy away even if you don’t tick all the boxes above. 


  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Choice of paid parking or public transport expenses
  • Paid parental leave
  • Quarterly Rostered Days Off (in addition to Annual Leave)
  • Paid time off to volunteer

Ubisoft is committed to enriching player’s lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. We create worlds where people can express themselves, explore and discover new possibilities.

Are you looking to work with enthusiastic experts who are tackling game-changing solutions in entertainment and beyond? At Ubisoft, we offer an open environment where bright ideas are given a chance to shine, and everyone is eager to share knowledge.

Skills and competencies show up in different forms and can be based on different experiences, that's why we strongly encourage you to apply even though you may not have all the requirements listed above.

At Ubisoft, you can come as you are. We embrace diversity in all its forms. We’re committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and respectful of all differences. Ubisoft is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our player community. We are an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status.

Take entertainment to the next level. Join us and create the unknown.

We do not sponsor VISA or relocations. 

We do not accept any unsolicited resumes submitted by staffing or placement agencies or recruiters

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines