Programming Architect - Unannounced project - W/M/NB

Jun 11, 2024
Montreuil, France
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

As a Programming Architect, you will work closely with the game’s engine team. Below are the details of your main missions:

  • Be the main point of contact for the engine team to support programmers in various technical choices.
  • Be able to take charge of complex technical projects that, while related to the engine, will affect different production professions (Engine, Gameplay, Tools, etc.).
  • Support the technical team, share your expertise with them, and accompany them throughout the production process to ensure the best possible quality for the game.
  • Train other programmers on the project and more generally implement initiatives to have a positive impact on the entire studio.


  • You have a solid experience in programming with the C++ language,
  • While having cross-technical knowledge (UI, low-level, physics, audio, etc.), you are also comfortable with complex debugging and optimization in a multithreaded environment,
  • You feel confident in your ability to support tech teams and have a real positive impact on technical decisions,
  • Ideally, you have good knowledge of the video game industry and have already contributed to the release of different games,
  • You are autonomous, proactive, and comfortable with communication exercises,
  • You have a good level of English, both oral and written.

Joining us means having access from day one to : 

  • Flexibility in your working hours and the possibility to work remotely under the conditions of the Ubisoft policy. 
  • 20 days of remote working per year from a European Union country (reserved for European citizens);  

  • Our internal e-learning platform to finally train you on the tools you need so much;  

  • Our game library where you can borrow the latest Ubisoft games, those of the competition, consoles and board games;  

  • Our preferential rates on a wide range of shows, cinemas, concerts, sports halls, amusement parks, and many other good deals. 

And after 1 year?  

  • You have a career and development plan established with your manager as well as clear objectives that will allow you to progress and increase your salary each year;  

  • You have joined one of our clubs : choir, yoga, tennis, lightsaber... Or you have created your own!   

  • You take advantage of your 1.5 hour lunch break to take part in a class in our gym or borrow one of our bicycles to ride in the Bois de Vincennes ;  

  • You look forward to the next surf/yoga or ski weekend organized by the work council;  

  • You've gotten really good at foosball, rock climbing, Mario Kart or Just Dance ;   

  • You've raided the clearance sale sale to complete your collection of Ubi goodies and games (because we  never have enough); 

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