Illogika

Lead programmer

  • Job Type : Permanent, Full Time

Our team is looking for a Lead Programmer. The person will supervise the work of his/her team, offer technical solutions for the project and improve our development practices. The lead programmer will also participate in the project development.

Description

 

DEVELOPMENT (≃50%)

  • Take part in the development of the on-going projects;
  • Offer technical solutions in accordance with the projects and expected results;
  • Propose improvements to our practices and pipeline if necessary;
  • Estimate the work to be done and take part in pitches;
  • Participate in customer meetings;
  • Provide technical support on the most complex projects.

 

MANAGEMENT & SUPERVISION (≃50%)

  • Mentor and train the team to new practices and tools;
  • Distribute tasks effectively among your team;
  • Perform code review and ensure code quality matches project standards;
  • Provide technical feedback to the team;
  • Give regular reports, updates and project status to the Producer and Technical Director.

Benefits

  • Flexible schedule, possibility of reduced hours, strict policy limiting overtime;
  • Holidays for the annual closure in December, holidays banks (paid, sick, mobile, unpaid);
  • Training policy for the entire team;
  • Possibility to work on personal projects;
  • Hack week and game jam during working hours;
  • Group Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Online Health Platform;
  • Group RRSPs and TFSAs;
  • Coffee, tea and beer Fridays;
  • Our culture: Sharing, Mutual aid, Autonomy, Transparency, Improvement.

Experience for the position

  • At least 8 years of professional development experience and prior experience as Lead;
  • Have participated in at least two complete cycles of development (until the delivery of the project);
  • Excellent video game culture;
  • Excellent knowledge of Unity and/or Unreal;
  • Experience on a console development is a plus;
  • Excellent communicator and good team spirit;
  • Ability to communicate with clients and business partners;
  • Proficiency in French and English, oral and written.