We are 4A Games! — a multinational video game development studio based in Malta and Ukraine. We’re known for our atmospheric and immersive first-person shooters Metro 2033, Metro: Last Light, Metro Redux, ARKTIKA. 1 and, our latest release, Metro Exodus.
10 серпня 2023

AI Designer (вакансія неактивна)

Malta, Київ, віддалено

We are seeking an AI Designer to expand and improve our Human and Monster AI systems.

Required skills:

  • Work experience in game companies in a Game Design, Technical Design, Combat Design, or AI Design department (at least 3 years of experience).
  • Good command of one or more existing game engines — UE4, Unity, CryEngine, etc.
  • Good command of scripting tools of game engines (UE4 Blueprints, Unity Visual Scripting, etc.).
  • Basic understanding of modern AI techniques used in AAA games (Behavior Trees, Finite State Machines, etc.).
  • Ability to quickly and sufficiently document and communicate an idea in writing or speech.
  • Interest in translating an idea of intelligent behavior from a concept to actual AI game mechanics and then elaborating it further into functional game content.
  • Self-criticism and ability to accept criticism from other people. Being open-minded towards colleagues’ ideas.
  • Good English.
  • Ability to learn and master new tools and software.
  • Ability to multi-task and efficiently prioritize assignments.
  • Passion for FPS and stealth-oriented videogames.

We offer:

— Сompetitive salary and benefits
— Annual salary reviews
— Modern and comfortable office within 5 minutes from the subway station Pochayna
— Maximum comfortable working conditions and an excellent team
— 24-day paid vacation
— Paid sick leave
— Paid lunches
— Corporate events and team buildings
— Gym compensation
— Medical insurance


  • Create and integrate AI mechanics directly in 4A Engine using visual scripting tools as well as Behavior Trees.
  • Prototype and iterate AI system improvements.
  • Work closely with other departments on the implementation of the AI features to ensure they complement the overall game experience.
  • Integrate new AI mechanics into existing schemes while retaining full functionality.

Example duties:

  • Create design and technical documentation on AI and gameplay mechanics.
  • Participate in testing efforts to provide feedback on new gameplay mechanics as well as game content in general.
  • Participate in the toolkit improvement process while working on the game.