Online Programmer

Employer: Ubisoft Romania
  • Internship
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: Student/Graduate
  • Ilfov
  • Updated at: 06.03.2021

    With the arrival of next-gen consoles and the evolution of player habits, video games are expected to offer a robust online experience, which represents the core of game development at Ubisoft.

    Our online programmers play a critical role in ensuring millions of players are simultaneously immersed in a seamless, rich, game experience which they can enjoy with their friends from wherever they connect.

    As a member of a game development team, the online programmer is involved in a variety of missions such as:
    • Participate in the creation of new online services related to a game
    • Develop, integrate and maintain global online platform services such as Matchmaking, Leaderboards, etc.
    • Participate in figuring systems’ behavior under normal or simulated peak load conditions to optimize performance
    • Make optimization in function of bandwidth constraints: reducing the amount of information transmitted, decrease latency, etc
    • Identify and solve down issues
    • Implement and use predetermined replication systems

    • You have already graduated or will be graduating in 2021 from a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent and have less than 1 year of experience (excluding internships and apprenticeships)
    • You have a good understanding of Software Development fundamentals: analysis, implementation, optimization, debugging
    • Your C++ programming skills are excellent
    • You have some knowledge of server programming and database programming (MySQL, Redis, etc)
    • You understand scalability issues and replication concepts
    • Understanding of other programming languages such as Python or Java is a plus
    • Some knowledge of distributed systems and online services (i.e. guilds, trade, etc) is a plus
    • You are proactive and have strong problem-solving skills
    • You are interested in video games and online gaming
    • You can work well both autonomously and within multicultural and cross-disciplinary team. Your interpersonal skills are an asset for cooperating with multiple job families
    • As we are an international company, you are fluent in English and geographically mobile
    Additional Information

    As part of the Ubisoft Graduate Program, you will benefit from a full-time working contract for both years.

    Deadline for application -> March 14th, 2021

    We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We develop an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our players’ community.