Destiny AI Designer (Mid to Senior)

  • Contract
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 5 days ago



Are you in search of the problem of making nice gameplay and participant experiences? Are you able to think about bringing to life characters that react, reply, and adapt to participant’s actions? Do you relish the concept fight encounters can play out in a different way every time the participant takes on the identical mission? Do you consider AI-driven characters ought to depend on their senses, similar to the participant does? If that’s the case, you simply is likely to be the perfect candidate to change into Bungie’s subsequent AI Designer.

As an AI Designer, you may be answerable for taking the preliminary concepts for a combatant and changing them into fully-realized behaviors within the recreation. AI Designers are tasked with writing all the scripts that can deal with the habits construction for the combatants. You’ll stability combatant power in opposition to participant weapons and issue ranges, after which working intently with the World Designers to craft particular experiences for most of the moments within the recreation.


  • Work with a staff of AI Designers to transform preliminary ideas into last designs.
  • Collaborate with Animators, 3D Artists, Engineers, Audio Designers, World Designers, Producers and Take a look at to comprehend these designs.
  • Write the habits scripts for an assortment of combatants.
  • Wonderful tune the info for combatants to get the problem degree proper for all kinds of conditions.
  • Consider combatants at a body by body degree of element to provide Animators and Efficiency Designers suggestions and route for the expertise of combating every combatant


  • Intuitive understanding of what makes a combatant a memorable expertise and what gamers are in search of once they struggle them.
  • Efficient communication expertise and a deep want to work intently with different disciplines.
  • In a position to break down what will not be engaged on a personality and the power to transform that information into real looking strategies to resolve points.
  • Expertise scripting or code
  • Understanding anticipation, comply with by, character and timing.


  • Strong understanding of the sport improvement course of
  • Mission Design expertise, particularly how a Mission Designer converts a gaggle of combatants right into a enjoyable and memorable encounter.
  • A background in Animation
Listed beneath is that this position’s base pay vary. In different areas that Bungie has authorized for distant work, this pay vary could also be adjusted as much as +/- 10% and a few roles could also be categorised as non-exempt (hourly). 

This vary is set by an array of things, together with coaching, transferable expertise, work expertise, enterprise wants, and market calls for. Moreover, it’s topic to alter and could also be modified sooner or later. 

Within the journey to make unimaginable worlds, Bungie staff do not merely do significant work – they obtain significant help. Aggressive salaries and discretionary bonus alternatives are simply the beginning. We provide complete healthcare protection, beneficiant 401(okay) matching, versatile break day insurance policies, paid parental go away, social golf equipment, and a lot extra. Try our advantages web page: Benefits – Bungie Careers to see all of the perks that include becoming a member of Bungie.

Bellevue Pay Vary
$132,000$158,000 USD
Bungie full-time (non-contract) staff within the U.S. additionally obtain:
  • 20 days of accrued time-off within the type of PTO and sabbatical days, relying on the extent of the place
  • 10 paid Floating Days yearly, prorated within the first 12 months of employment primarily based on begin date
  • 10 paid Bungie-observed holidays yearly
  • One hour of Paid Sick Time (PST) for each 30 hours labored 

Contract and Worldwide FTE staff obtain aggressive advantages by their related contracting company.

So you do not meet each requirement listed on this job description? Do you assume your expertise degree will not be the place it must be? Research present that girls and folks of shade are much less prone to apply to jobs until they consider they meet each single qualification. Bungie is concentrated on constructing a various, inclusive, and equitable office. When you’re on this place however your previous expertise does not line up completely with each qualification within the job description, we wish you to use anyway. The proper position for it’s possible you’ll be proper across the nook!
Most Bungie full-time staff will undertake a digital first method permitting distant work in Bungie authorized areas (outdoors of positions recognized as 100% onsite in Bellevue/Seattle, or people preferring a hybrid/flex surroundings). Potential full-time staff positioned outdoors of CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, MA, MD, MI, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OR, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, or WI might want to set up residency in one of many states we’re compliant in inside 45 days of a begin date. Contractors will comply with a digital first method adhering to the placement tips agreed upon by our third-party employer/vendor and Bungie. Bungie’s distant coverage is topic to alter on the firm’s discretion. 

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