Jobs Update December 2020

This is our Datascope jobs update for Decmeber 2020!  Our last one before a new and hopefully better 2021! 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. Most of the game studios we work with are still recruiting remotely and we are featuring jobs where a remote start is possible.

Have a look at our selection of games jobs…

JOBS IN GAMES – LATEST

Art & Animation

Senior Character Rigger, Europe, AAA, €60,000 + Visa + Relocation + Benefits (Remote Start)
Our client, one of Europe’s most well renowned and exciting AAA games studios, are currently in need of a Senior Character Rigger to work on what one of the most eagerly anticipated titles of the decade!
Contact: lucas@datascope.co.uk

UI/UX Artist, AAA, Midlands, £45,000 + Visa + Relocation + Benefits (Remote Start)
This independent AAA games studio is currently looking for a UI/UX Artist to come on board and work on one of the companies most successful Sci-Fi projects!  You would be working in a beautiful area of England, and collaborating with some of the countries most dedicated artists.
Contact: lucas@datascope.co.uk

Senior Character Artist, Midlands UK, New IP – REMOTE START
An incredible AAA studio is looking for a Senior Character Artist to join their team as the work on an exciting new project. I’m looking for somebody skilled with Maya/3DS Max/Zbrush/Mudbox and is experienced creating stunning characters. They are offering up to 50,000 GBP + benefits.
Contact: madeleine@datascope.co.uk

Concept Artist, North UK, New IP Next Gen Console! 
An exciting and ambitious studio in the North of the UK is looking for talented artists to join their studio to work on a new IP for next gen consoles. They are looking for people either specialized with characters/creatures or with environments. They are offering up roughly 40,000 GBP + benefits.
Contact: madeleine@datascope.co.uk

Senior Artist needed for creative and friendly Mobile Games Studio! (6 Months Remote Contract)
Our client is currently in need of a talented 3D/2D Generalist to work on several projects as a Senior Artist. Ideally someone with team leading experience, and a passion for mobile projects.
Contact: lucas@datascope.co.uk

Game Design 

Gameplay Director – AAA – Europe (2 locations) 
Brand new and exciting opportunity for a Game Director to join an incredible team based in Europe working on their brand new, recently announced AAA project. Our client is a highly successful AAA studio responsible for one of the most incredible franchises on PC/Console to date. We are seeking an experienced Game Director to join their team to be an instrumental part of creating, presenting and maintaining the vision and overall quality of the game
Contact: yasmin@datascope.co.uk

Lead Game Designer – AAA – Scandinavia  
I have a new lead designer role working on a new game for a successful games studio, big AAA project on a known IP. We are looking for candidates who can lead a team of designers, collaborate with cross-discipline teams and balance directing the team with hands-on implementation.
Contact: natalie@datascope.co.uk

Production 

Producer – Northern Europe 
A well-known studio is looking for a producer to work on an unannounced project, joining a team of senior game developers and this is a great opportunity to build a new IP. Some free-to-play or live operations experience would also be nice.
Contact: natalie@datascope.co.uk

Senior/Executive Producer (3rd Party Publishing) – AAA – South East, UK – Remote Start 
Exciting opportunity for a Senior/Executive Producer to join an incredible AAA studio based in the South East of England. Our client is a AAA studio based in the South East of England working towards their BRAND NEW exciting project. We are seeking a Senior/Executive Producer to join their team to help with the development across multiple games with external partner studios. Contact: yasmin@datascope.co.uk

Sales, Analytics & Marketing

User Acquisition, Live Operations and Data Analytics roles – London/Remote – salary from entry to director level roles
I have a large number of roles with a very successful new casual mobile games company based in central London who are expanding their teams following considerable growth. If you have User Acquisition, live ops or data analytics experience they would be interested in speaking with you.
Contact: adam@datascope.co.uk

Sales Director – AAA games – Norway – Senior level
Our client has an exciting new AAA IP they are preparing to bring to market so they are developing their teams to make their title a huge success. If you have a strong sales director or similar background in games please get in touch.
Contact: adam@datascope.co.uk

UK Product Manager — Amsterdam
A fantastic MMO studio whose title has broken all records the past few years with whom have a playing base in the hundreds of millions are now looking for a UK marketing manager , this person would be a expert in the UK market and be looking to bring forward there experience and skills to the company.
Contact: mahyar@datascope.co.uk

Product Manager
A mobile gaming studio who have a highly exciting role open are now looking for a new member to join them. The reason this will be such a great position is that in this role you get to build a Product team, in charge of the games they make , work on developing new tools and work with them as they develop innovate monetization tools.
Contact: mahyar@datascope.co.uk

Data Analysts/Marketing Analysts
Are you at one with numbers? Have you got experience working as an analyst for a mobile studio or even in the mobile sphere more generally? We are recruiting for a range of positions with some incredible studios around the world. Roles such as Marketing Analyst, Data Analyst and Data Scientist. So get in touch if you’re ready for a change or simply want to find out more.
Contact: jonathan@datascope.co.uk

Mobile Marketing Managers (User Acquisition/Digital Marketing) 
I am recruiting for some amazing opportunities worldwide for talented mobile marketing professionals. If you have worked in User Acquisition for mobile or ASO / other types of mobile marketing give me a shout and perhaps 2021 could be a new start for you.
Contact: jonathan@datascope.co.uk

Programming

UE4 Developer – Benelux – €55,000  
With a developed and maintained player base that spans the world, this legendary game studio are all hands on deck for the development of their new titles. A need of a creative UE4 Developer, for this studio, to help their constant development.
Contact: david@datascope.co.uk

UI Programmer – London – £55,000
With titles that have spanned decades, always innovating and always keeping their player base on their toes. This one-of-a-kind studio has always at the forefront of cutting-edge ideas. Looking for an experience UI programmer to join their team.
Contact: david@datascope.co.uk

Graphics Programmer – Remote – £300 a day – Contract (12 Months)
Thriving game studio are looking for a talented Graphics Programmer to work on Graphics features for an exciting unannounced title. Looking for someone with strong C++ and shader development experience.
Contact: kane@datascope.co.uk

Systems Programmer (All Levels) – London – £60,000 – Remote Start
Rapidly expanding game studio based in London are looking for a talented Systems Programmer to join their Systems team to work on critical engine features. Looking for someone with C++ experience.
Contact: kane@datascope.co.uk

Technical Director, Mobile Studio, Europe, €110,000+ 
Well established mobile games studio requires an experienced Technical Director with strong Unity background to lead a team on new projects. Relocation package available and remote start.
Contact: stefan@datascope.co.uk

Technical Director (REMOTE), AAA Console, North of England, £90,000 – £120,000 
AAA Console studio requires an experienced Technical Director to lead the technical department in this new IP currently in production. Basic salary starting at £90,000 + shares and benefits and remote working.
Contact: stefan@datascope.co.uk

Platform Engineer – London  
Platform Engineer wanted for top London gaming studio – up to £34,000 starting salary
Contact: lanninm@datascope.co.uk

Unity Engineer – Remote
Fully remote mobile games company are searching for an experienced Unity Engineer – paying up to £35,000!
Contact: lanninm@datascope.co.uk

AN ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITY – want to join our team?

Recruitment Consultant for the games industry – London
£28-30,000 OTE £40,000 plus first year

If you want to be part of a 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 can show evidence of achievement with a minimum of 1 year relevant agency side experience then we would like to hear from you. Please send a cover letter with your CV to malsara@datascope.co.uk