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Technical Director – AAA Games – Midlands UK

Location: Nottingham Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

Sumo Digital

OPM are excited to be working with one of the UK’s most prolific and secure independent game developers, with 3 UK studios now and many fantastic new opportunities on the horizon.

Founded in 2003, this successful developer has had a string of successful titles across all gaming platforms for partners that include Microsoft, SEGA, Sony and many more. They are now looking for candidates with experience at Lead Programmer and/or Technical Director level at their Nottingham studio.

Since opening in 2016, the Nottingham studio has grown steadily, featuring highly experienced industry talent covering a wide range of disciplines. They are planning on 2018 being their biggest year and have a number of opportunities for talented and highly experienced Programmers who are looking for a new challenge, in a ‘hands on’ role that will help to build and shape the team at this exciting time.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Advanced understanding and programming experience in C++.
  • Proven professional studio experience in a senior/lead position.
  • Experience working on and shipping at least three AAA video game titles.
  • Low level programming knowledge and multi platform development experience.
  • Excellent technical knowledge and leadership skills.


On offer is a super benefits package including generous holidays, flexitime and excellent employee perks.

Regular studio Game Jams are a highlight – staff spend a full day developing and pitching their own game ideas for possible development.

The environment is relaxed, friendly and built upon the basis of every team member having the opportunity to shine and have input into the games they create. They are a very happy ship with lots of incredibly talented people who enjoy shared interest groups, lunchtime clubs, charity fundraising events and lots of socialising.

Tagged as: Senior/Lead Programmer, Technical Director

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


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