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Studio Technical Director – Nottingham, UK – AAA Games

Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25046 Posted: 1 year ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: AAA Console/PC Games

OPM’s client are an award winning, innovative game studio based in the UK. They are currently seeking an experienced Studio Technical Director to join their team.

The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to join development on various exciting projects whilst helping to establish the future direction of the studio.


  • Outstanding knowledge of C++
  • Proven leadership experience in games development as a Technical Director, or a Senior/Lead on a major AAA game for console or PC games.
  • Excellent management and communication skills.
  • Excellent understanding of software development practices.
  • Good ability to work across the whole studio to deliver a variety of projects.


  • Working alongside the Studio Director and other Directors to expand the studio strategy and development practices.
  • Determining technical best practices and development methodologies at the whole studio and at project level.
  • Communicating with Technical Directors at the other studios to develop and align technical practice where possible.
  • Working with the Studio Director and other Directors on pitches, scoping and costing.
  • Supporting project team Lead Programmers in scheduling and scoping.
  • Working with the code team to push quality and efficiency.
  • Acting as a point of contact for Lead Programmers with project specific issues.
  • Providing hands-on technical support when suitable.
  • Working with the Studio Director and other Directors to outline the recruitment strategy for the studio from the code team perspective.
  • Working with the recruitment team to distinguish, attract and hire top talent.
  • Gathering and providing constructive feedback to the studio code team, along with solutions for improvement where needed.
  • Providing guidance for staff through their development.


  • Generous holidays
  • Flexitime
  • Excellent employee benefits
  • Access to training resources

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 418!

Tagged as: AAA, C, Senior/Lead Programmer, Technical Director

Tags: AAA , C , Senior/Lead Programmer , Technical Director Categories: Programming , Technical


Daniel Fox

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