Research Student(LaForge)

Nov 29, 2022
Shanghai, China
... Not specified
... Junior
... Office work
  • An ongoing university degree in a relevant area of study, such as: Machine Learning (CV, NLP, RL, DL etc.)
  • Collaborate with team members and game production teams to develop prototypes.
  • Explore innovative ideas through designing and implementation of prototypes.     
  • Set up experiments to evaluate, compare, and refine prototypes. 
  • Share your results through written analyses and presentations. 
  • Document your work for knowledge transfer and to allow users to understand prototypes.
  • Provide support on the prototype you have worked on.
  • Communicate progress outside Ubisoft by publishing papers and presenting at conferences.
  • Program with respect to best practices, performance, maintenance, compatibility, and portability requirements.
  • Stay up to date on relevant research and technological advancements to identify new opportunities applicable to video games. 

Must have:

  • An ongoing university degree in a relevant area of study, such as: Machine Learning (CV, NLP, RL, DL etc.)
  • Computer Science Statistics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics
  • Hands-on experience in personal projects, internships, or industry.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Python and/or C++ and frameworks such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, Keras
  • A solid foundation in mathematics
  • Critical thinking capabilities
  • Curiosity and resourcefulness
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Collaborative and results-oriented spirit


Nice–to have:

  • Some experience with Digital Content Creation tools (Maya, Houdini, Blender, MotionBuilder…).
  • Some experience with game engines such as Unreal or Unity.
  • Some Knowledge about the video game development process.

Benefits and Perks from Ubisoft Shanghai:

  • Future of Work framework: flexible hours and up to 8 days of working remotely per calendar month
  • A minimum of 15 days paid annual leave
  • Monthly meal and snack allowance
  • Premium medical insurance plan and free annual health check
  • Game Package: free access to Ubisoft games on PC plus a rich and expanding library of games & books
  • Employee Assistance Program: wellbeing solutions, emotional support, and life coaching
  • 10+ staff clubs featuring weekly sports and gaming activities and events
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