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Technical Gameplay Scripter – AAA Games – Scotland – Permanent

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 5 years ago


OPM’s Client, a Game Development Studio in Scotland, are currently seeking a Technical Gameplay Scripter to join their team at a very exciting time. They’re currently scaling up to develop an ambitious and ground breaking open-world AAA game.

This role involves implementing the core gameplay script systems required by the rest of the gameplay scripting team. It involves working closely with both scripters and the code team, and an understanding of both high-level gameplay systems and low-level technical architectures.


  • Design and implement core gameplay script systems
  • Assist other members of the team with technical scripting queries, and provide guidance on best-practice techniques
  • Work closely with the code team to ensure the performance, stability, and scalability of the core script systems meet the requirements of the game


  • Recent experience working in a similar role
  • Extensive experience with C++ and technical scripting languages such as Lua
  • Passion for videogames, and a broad grasp of game types and systems
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills

Beneficial Requirements:

  • Experience with visual scripting tools would be an advantage

The is a great opportunity that brings great scope for career growth and the satisfaction of making a significant personal contribution to a high-profile project.

You’ll be working in a comfortable environment with competing demands. The studio believes the best games are made by diverse teams.

The successful candidates will receive a competitive salary dependant on their skills and experience.

To apply or for further information about the role please contact Emma on +44 (0) 1206214415 or mail a copy of your CV to

Tagged as: Scripting

Tags: Scripting Categories: Creative , Design


Emma Myall

Recruitment Consultant

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