Recruitment

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ART & CONCEPT DESIGN

  • PROPS CONCEPT DESIGNER

    Job Description :

    Within our Design department and for our future next gen video games projects on console, you will be in charge of:

    - Developing and creating a wide variety of concepts focused on props, vehicles, architecture extracted from the original art direction of the game;

    - Designing original props concepts and blueprints while following specific style guide;

    - Translating visual development and ideation into polished production ready creations.

     

    Required Skills :

    • Over 3 years of experience minimum ;

    • Strong knowledge of visual and graphic trends (TV, movie, web, video games etc…);

    • Must be self-driven and a team player ;

    • Respect of production pipeline and art direction ;

    • Creative person and reactive ;

    • Flexibility and ability to adapt ;

    • Able to design realistic to sci-fi props ;

    • Complete knowledge of Photoshop CS+ ;

    • Strong communication skills ;

    • Able to draw up and to follow a style guide ;

    • Knowledge of the 3D and its related constraints will be a plus.

    Mandatory requirements: 3 years of experience on visual concepts + personal portfolio.

  • SENIOR CONCEPT DESIGNER

    Job Description :

    Within our Design department and for our future next gen video games projects on console, you will be in charge of:

    - Developing and creating a wide variety of concepts including characters, creatures, props, vehicles, architecture and environments of the game.

    - Designing original concepts while following specific style guide.

    - Translating visual development and ideation into polished production ready creations.

     

    Required Skills :

    • Over 3 years of experience minimum ;

    • Strong knowledge of visual and graphic trends (TV, movie, web, video games etc…);

    • Must be self-driven and a team player ;

    • Respect of production pipeline and art direction ;

    • Creative person and reactive ;

    • Flexibility and ability to adapt ;

    • Design environments and/or realistic characters ;

    • Complete knowledge of Photoshop CS+ ;

    • Strong communication skills ;

    • Able to draw up and to follow a style guide ;

    • Knowledge of the 3D and its related constraints will be a plus.

    Mandatory requirements: 3 years of experience on visual concepts + personal portfolio.

ECRITURE et GAME DESIGN

  • LEAD GAME DESIGN

    Job Description :

    We are looking for a Lead Game Design for our next and and other future ambitious AAA game projects.

    As Lead Game Design, you will vehicle your leadership and will bring support and organization for all aspects of the Game Design department.

    You will work closely with the Project Manager in the planning and monitoring of the various stages of project development. You will be directly responsible for the management of the game design team to ensure a high level of quality.

    Your responsibilities will revolve around the following tasks:

    • Ensure the design of Game Design in collaboration with the Creative Director and writers ;

    • Ensure the final quality of GamePlay for the developed project and its implementation in the game;

    • Ensure compliance with the various deadlines and other key dates in the development of projects.

    • Establish and coordinate schedules for the Game Designers’ team.

    Accomplished manager with strong communication skills, you know lead a team to anticipate problems and propose practical solutions to overcome them. Experienced, you are curious and want to learn in a stimulating environment ; you are open minded and heart have to adapt your knowledge to the specificity of this project, of our production pipeline and our teams. True leader, invested, you'll be enthusiastic and thorough to support and optimize the best efforts of a team of high level on an ambitious project, in close collaboration with the Artistic Director.

     

    Required Skills :

    • You have at least 10 years of experience in a similar position and have a proven track record of 2 AAA games as Lead Game Design.

    • You feed a strong interest in narrative and emotion.

    • Real manager and team leader.

    • You demonstrate excellent analytical and decision-making skills.

    • To communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

    • Fluent English written and spoken.

     

    Permanent position based in Paris (FRANCE).

PROJECT AND TEAM MANAGEMENT

  • SENIOR PRODUCER

    Job description :

    We are seeking a senior producer in charge of the development of an expected AAA game for game consoles in a motivating and challenging environment.

    You must have at least more than 10 years of experience (including 3 years in an equivalent position) and have shipped at least a AAA for the Playstation 3 and/or the X-Box 360. You have excellent knowledge of the cycles of production involved in a video game. You have to deal with the planification and the daily management of the resources, the follow-up of the development tasks for both technical and artistic profiles. As an addition, you must report whether the missions are going as planned.

    Completed manager and well communicating, you know how to lead wide multidisciplinary teams, anticipate difficulties and advise convenient solutions in order to overcome them. Even if your are experimented, you are always willing to learn more in a stimulating environment ; you are open-minded and you'll be willing to contribute to the specificity of this project, to our production pipeline and to our team with your knowledge.

     

    Required skills :

    • Specialized producer training, Engineering or Business School

    • 10 years of experience in the development of video games, 3 years minimum and 1 AAA lrealized in the same position

    • Extensive knowledge of the MS Excell and Project softwares (or related)

    • You are autonomous, pay close attention to details, and are a real manager and team leader.

    • You have very good abilities to analyze and take decisions

    • Positive professional behavior, efficiency to communicate in both spoken and written

     

    You are a true leader, you'll pay very close attention to details and will be enthusiastic, in order to support and optimize to the top the efforts of a very highly experimented team on an ambitious project. You'll be in close relation with the game director.

    Location : Paris, France

R&D, Programming & support

  • LEAD ONLINE PROGRAMMER

    Job Description :

    We are currently looking for a skilled Lead Online programmer in order to set up and to manage a team dedicated to our online / network developments.

    Under our CTO’s responsibility and in collaboration with the other R&D departments, you will be in charge of analyzing our online / network needs for our projects, being a creative force on these systems’ software architecture and you will be in charge of coordinating the development of chosen solutions.

    Amongst other things, you will be in charge also of providing a plan and schedule for your team as well as to insure your team’s follow-up.

    You have a very deep and high knowledge of online gaming / network developments.

    We are looking for a creative lead online programmer with a passion for online gaming in order to be with us for our future AAA projects.

     

    Required Skills :

    • The ideal candidate has been working as a lead programmer on a multiplayer title for the past 6 years and have a strong understanding of the multiplayer genre ; Must have shipped a multiplayer AAA title before ;

    • Leadership experience (3 years minimum) ;

    • Excellent C++ programming skills ;

    • Strong experience in the following fields: client/server and p2p architectures, object distribution and replication, prediction code, TCP and UDP protocols, RPC ;

    • Experience on console development will be a plus ;

    • Strong communication skills ;

    • Flexibility and ability to adapt ;

    • Will be a plus :

    • Experience on SGBD ;

    • Experience on Cloud/Grid Computing ;

    • Experience of multi-process / distributed software architecture / systems and online services ;

    • Experience with Windows and Unix developments.

    FRENCH IS (NOT) A MUST for this position, you will be working in an international environment.

    We are aiming for excellence so get in the game !

     

    Permanent position.

  • ANIMATION PROGRAMMER

    Job Description :

    Quantic Dream seeks a senior animation programmer to expand our current team. In close contact with code team and animator team as well, the candidate will have to be open minded, and be able to identify the best solutions for the two worlds.

    You will be involved in the development of our internal animation engine for the new projects. You will be defining new technologies and directions with the Animation team under the team lead supervision.

    You are directly implicated in the system optimization, both in terms of runtime and production pipeline optimization.

     

    Skills required :

    • 5+ years experience in game development, or at least two games finished with significant work on animation ;

    • Animation engine expertise (blend trees, parametric motion graphs, compression, …) ;

    • Proficient knowledge of C/C++ ;

    • Good Low level knowledge / assembly ;

    • Strong PS3 architecture knowledge ;

    • Very good adaptation skills ;

    • Easy to work with. Wants to follow his/her code from the conception phase to the final use by animators/scripters ;

    • Rigorous and reliable.

    FRENCH IS NOT A MUST have for this position, you will be working in an international environment.

     

    Permanent position.