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Programming Technical Lead C++
Department and team
Behaviour Studios / Programming
Status
Permanent - full-time
Location
Montreal
About Behaviour Interactive
Behaviour Interactive was founded in 1992 and is Canada’s largest independent game developer and publisher. Celebrating its 30th year, and with more than 900 full-time employees, the studio has enjoyed immense success with its original IP Dead by Daylight, which now has more than 50 million players around the world and across all platforms. Behaviour holds co-developer credits for some of the gaming industry’s largest titles (such as Assassin’s Creed, Gears 5 and Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 & 2) and developed an unparalleled, award-winning culture within the gaming industry. Winner of Deloitte Canada’s Enterprise Fast 15 and Best Managed Company awards and listed one of the Best Places to Work – Canada by GamesIndustry.biz in 2021, Behaviour is a leading development studio cultivating career growth and talent development within the gaming industry. Behaviour counts among its partners some of the world’s most renowned brands, including Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony, and many more.
The Role
Behaviour is looking for a Technical Lead to help us develop and constantly recreate the best possible version of our games. Together, we always try to find new ways to create a great gaming experience for all our users and we would love  you to be part of this effort!
In this role you will :
  • Implement critical modules of major features of the game;
  • Develop and/or suggest tools to improve the efficiency of team members;
  • Conduct performance and memory profiling and optimizations when necessary;
  • Conduct peer design and code reviews, and ensure that features implemented by peers are of top quality;
  • Work with the Technical Director on defining the technical needs for the projects
  • Provide tasks estimates for major features;
  • Get hands-on when necessary to unblock the production in difficult situations;
  • Mentor programmers on all aspects of game and software development;
  • Work with representatives of all aspects of a game production (artists, designers, producers, dev ops, etc.).
What we're looking for :
  • This is a senior role – you have more than 6 years experience in writing clear and maintainable code;
  • You have a previous experience with Unreal Engine/Unity/another proprietary engine;
  • You are a great programmer, and you are more than comfortable writing C/C++/C#;
  • You have experience with online multiplayer game programming;
  • You love solving challenging technical problems with the most effective solution;
  • You ideally have a previous experience in gameplay programming;
  • Experience with online multiplayer game programming a plus;
  • You can prioritize, plan, organize your work & time and work within deadlines;
  • You have a strong interest and a real enthusiasm for video games and the gaming environment we work in;
  • You have strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • You are thriving on change and can adapt changing needs and requirements.

Joining Behaviour means being part of a company that believes in equity and diversity. We base all employment decisions on merit, qualifications, and competence. We will never discriminate on the grounds of national or ethnic origin, health, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or disability. The masculine is used without any discrimination and for the sole purpose of lightening the text.
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About Behaviour Interactive
Behaviour Interactive was founded in 1992 and is Canada’s largest independent game developer and publisher. Celebrating its 30th year, and with more than 900 full-time employees, the studio has enjoyed immense success with its original IP Dead by Daylight, which now has more than 50 million players around the world and across all platforms. Behaviour holds co-developer credits for some of the gaming industry’s largest titles (such as Assassin’s Creed, Gears 5 and Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1 & 2) and developed an unparalleled, award-winning culture within the gaming industry. Winner of Deloitte Canada’s Enterprise Fast 15 and Best Managed Company awards and listed one of the Best Places to Work – Canada by GamesIndustry.biz in 2021, Behaviour is a leading development studio cultivating career growth and talent development within the gaming industry. Behaviour counts among its partners some of the world’s most renowned brands, including Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony, and many more.
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