Ubisoft’s 20,000 team members, working across more than 40 locations around the world, are bound by a common mission to enrich players’ lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. Their dedication and talent has brought to life many acclaimed franchises such as Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, Watch Dogs, Just Dance, Rainbow Six, and many more to come. Ubisoft is an equal opportunity employer that believes diverse backgrounds and perspectives are key to creating worlds where both players and teams can thrive and express themselves. If you are excited about solving game-changing challenges, cutting edge technologies and pushing the boundaries of entertainment, we invite you to join our journey and help us create the unknown.
We are looking for a candidate with professional experience creating simple, powerful, low maintenance solutions (technical or other) who is eager to join a team of talented developers to improve productivity and make game development easier, less stressful and more enjoyable.
We are a cross-project team with a broad productivity and continuous improvement mandate with a great degree of autonomy.
Our ambition is to improve the structure of work and game development in Ubisoft and our work touches all aspects of game production. As a team-member you will be encouraged to pursue your interests and personal development. We want to match your passions with our desire to improve how we make games.
You can expect to have a lot of input and influence on our work practises and processes. We continuously refine them to create a great work environment and share what we learn with other teams.
Analyse projects and make ongoing, articulable productivity improvements
Collaborate as part of an enthusiastic team in developing, enhancing and maintaining solutions that deliver real value to people and projects
Provide guidance and support to other team members and teams
Maintain good communication with users and proactively seek feedback
Contribute to an ongoing process of continuous improvement within the team
Maintain a level of ongoing personal development
Have a tangible impact on the effectiveness of our game development pipelines
Significant previous experience in commercial software development
Experience in reducing workflow lead-times
Eager to work in a small team that wants to continuously improve upon its practices
Ambition to make game development more enjoyable
Enthusiastic about iterative development
Enthusiasm for experimentation
Strong interest in one subject relevant to our work
Courage to cut what isn’t working
Great critical thinking skills
Inquisitive mind that questions established practices and workflows
Curiosity to explore underlying assumptions and alternatives
Experience in root-cause thinking to identify and deploy solutions
Ability to prioritize based on business value
Ability to articulate reasoning
Interest in experimenting with and developing working practices
Passionate about video game development
Beneficial Areas of Experience
Multi-site, multi-platform and multi-project collaboration environments
Large engines and complex pipelines
Large code bases
Semantic Compression oriented programming
Working with console platforms
CI software (e.g. Jenkins, TeamCity, Buildbot, git ci solutions)
Experience or interest in using telemetry for decision making and validation of outcomes
Active interest in Continuous Improvement, DevOps, ToC, CCPM, Thinking Processes, Lean, TQM, etc.
Active Directory SSO, SPNEGO
High performance Compression, Encoding, Storage and Transfer
Benefits & Relocation
Flexible working, 22 days annual leave + Christmas shutdown, private healthcare (with option to add immediate family), life insurance & income protection, workplace pension scheme, paid volunteering days, annual fitness & well-being allowance, games, technology & merchandise, subsidised travel and many more...
Relocation assistance is available to anyone currently living 50 miles or more from the studio location. Please contact a member of the talent acquisition team to find out what we have to offer and how we can support with your move here... relocation really doesn't have to be a daunting prospect.
Find out more about Ubisoft Leamington: https://reflections.ubisoft.com/about/ubisoft-leamington/
Ubisoft offers the same job opportunities to all, without any distinction of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status, disability or age. Ubisoft ensures the development of an inclusive work environment which mirrors the diversity of our gamers community.