Jobs Update April 2021

This is our Datascope jobs update for April 2021!  Our first this year. As part of our service, we want to ensure that you are kept well informed about new career opportunities.  It is not tailored to anyone’s specific skills and will enable you to appreciate the wide picture.

We have also recently welcomed Ayesha to the Art & Animation team here at datascope 🙂
Please feel free to connect with her on LinkedIn & Twitter.

Have a look at our selection of games jobs…


Art & Animation

Experienced Material Artist, West Midlands, 30 to 50K + Benefits
A world-famous AAA UK studio are looking for a skilled Materials Artist with expert skills in Studio Designer, to join them in developing an upcoming RPG!

Senior/Lead Animator, Spain, New IP!
Incredible studio in Spain is looking for a Senior/Lead Animator to join their team as they work on an exciting new project in preproduction. Looking for somebody skilled with Maya and Unreal Engine. A great opportunity for anyone looking to have an impact on the game and animation team throughout production!

Lead UI, Midlands, Exciting Project!
An exciting studio in the midlands is looking for a talented Lead UI Artist to join their studio to work on a beloved title. They are looking for people comfortable with UI and graphic design. Working knowledge of 2D Animation and motion design is also very useful.

Game Design 

Game and Level Designer (Mid-level to Senior) – Open World – UK, Remote flexibility
A fantastic studio looking for an experienced Game or Level Designer to create adventures in a popular Open World PC/console title. They would look at a Mid to Senior Designer from either a Game or Level background as this role incorporates elements of both disciplines.

Game Designer – Fully REMOTE – Mobile 
We are looking for an experienced and creative Game Designer who is passionate about crafting games that players love. You will join a cross-functional and dynamic team of developers making free to play mobile games.

Level Designer – BRAND NEW Multiplayer Shooter – Central Europe
This is an exciting, EXCLUSIVE new role for an awesome studio based in Central Europe who are looking for a Level Designer to join their team. Must have solid Unreal Engine experience and an interest in RPG Shooter’s.

Senior Technical Designer – AAA – Nordics 
Brand new and exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Technical Designer to join this incredible and ambitious AAA studio based in the Nordics. Must have a background in programming and technical design and have solid experience with UE4.


Associate Producer – AAA RPG – UK, Remote Start
The perfect candidate will have an understanding of art, design and technical fundamentals, and will ideally have worked on a AAA RPG or open-world title.

Producer – Midlands UK 
Our client is an award-winning AAA studio based in the East of England responsible for some of the world’s most popular games. As a Senior Producer, you will be responsible for coordinating the major areas of game collaboration and creating and optimizing processes.

Sales, Analytics & Marketing

Head of Mobile Marketing – UA – New Zealand or United Kingdom- £80K – £100K Negotiable
I am currently working with multiple successful mobile gaming companies that are home to some great franchises, in a great stage of growth they are now looking to further develop with a Head of marketing o lead their User Acquisition and general mobile marketing efforts for the current and future mobile games they are working on.

Social Media Specialist – Norway or Remote
A  highly exciting gaming studio that makes some fantastic MMO are working on the release of their new franchise title is looking to grow their marketing team with a focus on social media which this person will be tasked with. The company is launching a dedicated Social & Community Engagement team.

Senior Data Scientists, London/Various, £ no limit! 
We are looking for several Data Scientists for some of our clients in London and beyond in Europe. If you would consider yourself senior and experienced in Data Science for Games/Tech then we want to hear from you!

User Acquisition, from Graduate to Director, London, Up to £100k
Are you a UA professional looking for a new and exciting studio environment? One of our top clients in London are looking to expand their UA team from grad to director so please get in touch regardless of your experience!


Gameplay Programmer – London – £50,000
Well-known studio that are embarking on their next big title, which is geared up to be an online shooter. The team now is quite small and tight knit, so your contribution would have a very significant impact! Primarily using C++ and Unreal.

UI Programmer – Barcelona – €40,000
Developing a brand-new gaming experience in C++ and Unreal, this young studio based in the heart of Barcelona are looking for a talented UI specialist to join their team and help elevate the whole project.

Game Developer – London – up to £55,000
Top mobile games client is looking for a Unity Game Developer to join their small collaborative team of developers!

Server Developer – London – up to £50,000
Our highly skilled client has opened up a position for a Server Developer and is currently looking for some of the best talent to come and join their programming team!

Lead Compiler Engineer, North England, £60,000  
Lead Compiler required with knowledge of Java, C/C#/C++ and LLVM experience. Salaries to £60,000 and remote start.

Associate Technical Director, Midlands, £90,000+ 
AAA studio in middle of England is looking for a first-time Technical Director for an action RPG. Salaries starting from £90,000 + bonus and benefits.

Build Engineer – Scotland – £50,000
Prestigious game studio are looking for a Build Engineer to help develop their automatic build processes for their upcoming projects. Looking for someone with programming and Docker experience.

Graphics Programmer – UK (Remote) – £70,000  
Thriving game studio are looking for a talented Graphics Programmer to work remote or in their Midlands based studio. Looking for someone with experience working with shader languages, ideally in Unity to work on important graphics features for their upcoming titles.

AN ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITY – want to join our team?

Recruitment Consultant in Games
£24-28,000 OTE £40,000 plus

If you want to be part of the specialist team of recruiters who work in the games industry, then look no further.  We are a long-established, award-winning recruitment agency with an excellent reputation with our clients and candidates.
We are looking for intelligent, commercially savvy consultants to join us to work with some of our high-profile games clients Worldwide. If you have a minimum of 6 months of recruitment experience from an agency background, we would like to hear from you.

Please get in touch with a copy of your CV and a cover letter to