Careers

At nWay, we’re passionate about games and we’re always looking for talented individuals who share that same drive. Our studio is located in downtown San Francisco and we’re conveniently located near BART and Muni.

Engineering

Gameplay Engineer (AI)

San Francisco, CA or Remote

nWay is searching for a Gameplay Engineer (AI) to join our engineering team. This role will work on adding core features to our games with a focus in tools and features to facilitate entity behavior design. As an integral member of the team, you will work closely with the game designers to implement the technical components for the AI system.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with game designers to create entertaining fighting game experiences
  • Implement, debug, and optimize AI and gameplay systems in C/C++ and other languages
  • Analyze feature requests for viability, design completeness, and risks
  • Spearhead development of innovative AI and gameplay experiences
  • Contribute to AI and gameplay technologies, architectures, and technical designs
  • Ensure that code meets the team’s standards for quality and comprehensibility.

 

Requirements:

  • 3+ years gameplay engineering experience
  • Proven development for AI on an action title
  • Experienced in developing and implementing key gameplay systems
  • Experience architecting and maintaining complete game systems
  • Working knowledge of fighting game mechanics and gameplay
  • Deep understanding of AI Behavior Trees and Animation-based state machines
  • Experience working in Unity/C#.

 

Why you want to work here.

At nWay, we’re passionate about games and we’re always looking for talented individuals who share that same drive. We’re a small startup defined by a very collaborative, lean and laid back culture where everyone just wants to get things done. Our office is located in the heart of San Francisco and we’re conveniently located near BART, Muni and Caltrain. We also offer medical, dental, vision insurances, FSA and Commuter options, full stocked snack room, and lunches in the office!

Contact us at HR@nway.com

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