Online Programmer

May 11, 2024
Sherbrooke, Canada
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Full remote

As an online programmer at Ubisoft Sherbrooke, you will support the production teams by shaping the connected experience of online players. You will design, develop, optimize, deploy, and maintain the systems, features, and services to provide them with an unparalleled multiplayer environment.

With each new iteration, you’ll be committed to answering the most fundamental questions: Can players easily connect? Can the servers support hundreds of thousands of people? Is the connected experience seamless? 

Equipped with the latest tools, your reliable and cohesive team will use inventiveness, logic, and will collaborate at every stage of development to answer “yes” to these questions and ultimately accomplish its main mission: deliver the best possible online gaming experience, the experience our players deserve.


What you’ll do

  • Develop powerful, reliable, and most importantly, fun online systems in collaboration with the gameplay and game design teams.
  • Understand existing features and suggest improvements to create the best possible online experience.
  • Collaborate with multiple production and production support teams to achieve a common vision.
  • Fix bugs and maintain online systems.
  • Document your work to make the different functionalities clear.
  • Ensure a technological watch so that the studio is always at the forefront of online services.


What you bring

  • A degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering (or other relevant training)
  • Experience developing and optimizing online systems written in C++, C#, GO, Java and Python
  • Experience with online systems and services and optimizing online code
  • Knowledge of designing connected features with PlayStation Network or Xbox Live (an asset)
  • Knowledge of cloud systems such as Kubernetes, AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, etc.
  • Relational and collaborative skills that allow you to achieve the vision of the game in a harmonious way with the different teams
  • A keen sense of rigour and self-reliance, accompanied by a strong thirst for learning
  • A creative spirit focused on innovation


What to send our way

  • Your CV highlighting your education, experience, and skills

About Ubisoft Sherbrooke

Ubisoft Sherbrooke is a multidisciplinary team of passionate people. Joining us means being part of a close-knit and welcoming family. It also means working in a human-sized studio where flexibility and interaction are the order of the day. We care about our people and our way of doing things.

Between the magnificent nature that surrounds the studio and the trendy and invigorating life of the Estrie region, there's no need to compromise: family life, the outdoors, restaurants, outings with friends... joining Ubisoft Sherbrooke also means discovering an urban-casual lifestyle!   

We're looking for committed creators and forward-looking talents who want to take on challenges as a team.  

Interested? We're waiting for you!

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.