Gameplay Engineer


Sydney, Australia

full time

30 Oct 2020



When you’re a Gameplay Engineer at Ubisoft Sydney, you have direct influence over the game content and the quality of the game experience. You’ll work with the Senior Gameplay Engineer to design and implement gameplay systems and game content. You will also collaborate remotely with the game’s design team at Ubisoft San Francisco to create fun experiences for our players.

During the development process you’ll focus on building the game systems that are the foundation of our game. You’ll also be optimizing gameplay and ensuring the long-term stability of the product.

As a dependable member of a cohesive online game team, you will participate in the design, coding, testing, integration, and debugging of the game’s features and content with creators from multiple disciplines.

  • Design and implement gameplay systems
  • Optimize and extend the game engine
  • Collaborate with the design team to build systems
  • Maintain and extend documentation on gameplay features and systems
  • Self-manage programming task schedule updates and coordinate with production team
  • Work with design team to ensure that gameplay systems are used properly
  • Working remotely with a larger Development Team (including but not limited to Ubisoft San Francisco)



  • 3+ years of experience in programming/engineering development
  • C/C++ development skills
  • Shipped titles as Gameplay Engineer
  • Experienced in developing and implementing key gameplay systems
  • An undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related area
  • Work well with designers and artists to implement the vision of the game
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills



  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Choice of paid parking or public transport expenses
  • Paid parental leave
  • Quarterly Rostered Days Off (in addition to Annual Leave)
  • Paid time off to volunteer

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