Shiro Games

    Shiro Games is an independent video game development studio based in Bordeaux, France. Our team is made of talented and passionate developers who strive for excellence and are brave enough to make bold decisions on a daily basis. We're always looking for more great people with good hearts, a will to take on any challenge and the ability to bring a new perspective that will make Shiro Games an even better studio.

    ShiroGames was created by:

    Sebastien Vidal: Former CEO of NCsoft Europe, Sebastien has more than 15 years of experience in the VideoGame industry!

    Nicolas Cannasse: Co-founder of MotionTwin, Nicolas is the creator of the programming language used for every Shirogames and MotionTwin games: Haxe.

    Our games:

    Evoland - 2013

    Evoland 2 - 2015

    Northgard - 2017

    Career

    Game Designer

    Apply : jobs@shirogames.com

    We are looking for a talented and experienced game designer to work on an unnanounced project at Shiro Games. You must be a multi-talented designer with the ability to adapt to various forms of content or systems design. You have a strong aptitude for critical thinking and analysis, outstanding people skills, boundless creativity, a strong visual aesthetic, and a longstanding passion for playing games.

    Responsibilities :

    • Collaborate with the Creative Director, as well as Programmers and Artists on design specifications and implementation.
    • Design and iterate on gameplay systems to create a world class gaming experience.
    • Practice iterative design techniques to integrate player feedback and playtest data.
    • Maintain a high level of quality while working with design and technical constraints.

    Requirements :

    • At least 3 years in a Game Designer role with at least 1 shipped title.
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
    • Extensive content and systems design experience. Ideally someone who has creatively owned complete implementations from concept to delivery.
    • Able to work creatively in a demanding team environment.
    • Absolute passion for playing and making computer games.

    Additional informations :

    • Job based in Bordeaux, France.
    • Full time, CDI

    Senior Game Programmer

    Apply : jobs@shirogames.com

    We are looking for an experienced game programmer to join our growing team of passionate developers on an unannounced project. This role offers the opportunity to lead our programming efforts on brand new games from prototyping to launch.

    Responsibilities :

    • Work side by side with designers, artists, and engineers implement and iterate on game systems
    • Contribute ideas toward all aspects of the game's production and development
    • Use rapid prototyping to experiment with game design
    • Regularly play test and provide feedback on the game

    Requirements :

    • Strong OO programming skills (Haxe, C++...)
    • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process
    • Ability to analyze game designer requests and iterate with designers to deliver implementations that are fun and engaging while still being robust and performant
    • B.S. in computer science and 3+ years professional experience and at least one shipped title
    • A passion for making and playing games
    • Team-oriented but self-motivated
    • Additional Preferred Skills :
    • Experience building data driven game systems

    Additional informations :

    • Job based in Bordeaux, France.
    • Full time, CDI

    Gameplay Programmer

    Apply : jobs@shirogames.com

    Shiro Games is looking for an experienced gameplay programmer to join our team of passionate developers and help us create the best experiences for our players. You'll work side by side with designers, artists, and engineers to implement and iterate on game systems (e.g. combat, AI, progression systems, etc.)

    Requirements :

    • Strong OO programming skills (Haxe, C++...).
    • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process.
    • Ability to analyze game designer requests and iterate with them to deliver implementations that are fun and engaging while still being robust and performant.
    • B.S. in computer science and 3+ years professional experience with at least one shipped title.
    • A passion for making and playing games.
    • Team-oriented but self-motivated.