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Game Director – C++/Unreal Engine 4 – VR Games – Amsterdam, Netherlands

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26513 Posted: 3 days ago

OPM are excited to be working with one of the largest VR developers in the world. Their Amsterdam studio continues production of its most ambitious project to date, a true multi-platform VR action shooter based on a global franchise.

OPMs client is looking to recruit a highly experienced Game Director. Are you a game industry veteran who understands how to craft a project vision that inspires your entire team? who can understand how to translate a vision into a plan to create a game that delivers on the vision whilst navigating the persistently unpredictable seas of game development. 


  • Sets the vision at the start of the project and safeguards it throughout development by directing the senior management team and the leads
  • Shares responsibility with the Senior Lead Producer for determining the project’s scope in respect of the budget and timelines set by the company
  • Gives high-level direction, feedback and inspiration to the whole team at regular intervals throughout development
  • Together with the Senior Lead Producer, translates the project’s vision & scope into goals for the leadership team to deliver on during pre-production and full production
  • Monitors the project continuously, ensuring the vision is respected, adjusting the team’s focus and energy where needed
  • Acts as an example of commitment to the project and studio’s vision by doing work that sets the studio standard and inspires others


  • Have expert knowledge of working as a Game Director on the full development cycle of console/PC/VR titles 
  • You have deep experience and have worked in a Lead Designer role throughout the full development cycle on console/PC titles 
  • Possess excellent English language communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Can demonstrate effective creative leadership on projects based upon existing and original IP’s
  • You are excited by the challenges and opportunities of working in the new media of VR/XR


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 426!

Tagged as: C, Game Director, VR

Tags: C , Game Director , VR Categories: Programming , Technical


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