Darewise Entertainment is a VC-backed AAA games studio with one goal: to revolutionize online games.
Based in Paris and led by the creative vision of Viktor Antonov (Valve, Bethesda), David Bowman (Bungie, Telltale, Crytek) and Benjamin Charbit (Ubisoft), we combine international experience and disruptive creativity to deliver the games of tomorrow. Using Unreal Engine 4 and Improbable’s SpatialOS we focus on building gigantic open worlds, where players write their own stories and take fate into their own hands. We create the impossible.
If you dream of pushing the boundaries of online games, then join our international team !
What you will do
We are looking for an experienced and talented Senior Network Programmer for an upcoming MMO game! Online programming is at the core of what we do and at Darewise you will be working with cutting-edge technology to deliver experiences that go beyond current multiplayer games.
Darewise is committed to building a culturally diverse team and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates.
Please note that all positions are full-time on-site in Paris, and English is our office’s working language. As such, only English language applications will be considered.
Work closely with technical artists to achieve the desired effects with the highest possible quality
Build shaders and materials that enable designers and artists to build the game content, with flexibility and reusability in mind
Ensure good performance of the game client in the highly unpredictable environment of a sandbox MMO game
Design and implement tools and pipelines for game asset production, ensuring a good user experience
Take initiative and drive improvement in our tools and methods related to graphics
Competitive salary (based on experience) with stock options.
Unlimited paid holiday and flexible working hours.
Relocation package including EU working visa assistance if necessary.
Benefits package including private health insurance, pension and public transport.
Unlimited budget for your workspace hardware, software and tools.
Monthly free games to be up to date with all the latest release.
Fully stocked fridges and weekly lunches.
Working within a small, highly motivated team who are passionate to succeed.
Living in Paris, one of the most iconic and exciting cities in the world.
Skills we are looking for
5+ years online programming experience and at least one released AAA PC/console game
Very strong C++ skills with excellent software architecture and low level knowledge
Expert knowledge of low level network protocols, and security best practices
Experience with hosting game servers and cloud computing
Appetite for learning and staying ahead of the curve by keeping in touch with cutting edge techniques
Passion for making games, self-motivation, driven to creatively solve problems, interest and willingness to participate in all the aspects of game development
Positive, collaborative and professional attitude while working under multiple deadlines.
Strong English and communication skills, comfortable working with non-technical people and remote teams.
Also nice to have:
Experience with Unreal Engine 4
Experience with client/server architecture and multiplayer games
Cross-platform experience: PC, Linux, Consoles…
Personal interest in MMO games and virtual worlds
Our recruitment process consists of a preliminary application screening, HR Interview, Lead Interview, and Executive Interview, with on-site interview as the final step in the process. In special cases, exceptions or modifications can be made.
Note: Though our office is located in Paris, English is our official office language. As such, we request for all applications to be submitted in English; non-English applications will not be considered.