Jobs Update November 2020

This is our Datascope jobs update for November 2020! 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

Technical Artist, London, Mobile, £50,000 (Remote Start + Benefits)
Our client, one of London’s most innovative and exciting mobile games studios, are currently looking for a Technical Artist, proficient with Unity, to jump onboard and work on an array of exciting new projects!
If this would be of interest , please do get in touch
Contact: lucas@datascope.co.uk

Art Director, London, New Project! (Remote Start)
This fresh and exciting games studio in London is currently looking for an Art Director to head up the art team on a brand new project. You will be the go to contact for all things art related, and have a huge creative impact on the new IP.
If this would be of interest , please do get in touch.
Contact: lucas@datascope.co.uk

Senior/Lead Animator, up to 65,000 euro, DOE
A talented studio in Sweden is looking for a Senior/Lead Animator to join their team as they work on exciting projects. I’m looking for somebody who is skilled with Maya, Motion Capture and Unreal Engine 4. They are offering up to 65,000 euros with other benefits!
Contact: madeleine@datascope.co.uk

Senior Environment Artist, Midlands, up to 50,000 GBP
A great AAA studio in the UK is looking for a Senior Environment Artist to join their team on an exciting upcoming and highly anticipated title! I’m looking for somebody who has experience with assets and props, as well as 3D software. They are offering up to 50,000 GBP with other benefits!
Contact: madeleine@datascope.co.uk

Game Design 

Lead Narrative Designer – AAA – London, UK
Exciting new opportunity for a Lead Narrative Designer to join an incredible AAA studio in London working on their brand new project. You will work closely with designers, programmers and artists to create and maintain fun, playable experiences that marry gameplay mechanics and level design with storytelling moments.
Contact: yasmin@datascope.co.uk

Technical Designer – AAA RPG Project – Midlands 
A new technical design role with a AAA studio in the midlands, it’s a very exciting RPG project and a great studio to work for. We are looking for a candidate who have some experience with C#/Javascript and who wants to make a really exciting AAA game.
Contact: natalie@datascope.co.uk

Senior UI/UX – AAA – Sweden – REMOTE START
Brand new opportunity for a Senior UI/UX Designer to join an incredible studio in Sweden working on their brand new project!
Our client is an awesome AAA studio responsible for an incredible franchise and they are seeking a Senior UI/UX Designer to help with the development of their upcoming project.
Contact: yasmin@datascope.co.uk

Senior UI/UX – Singapore / Remote – £55k region / equivalent
Our client is a new mobile games studio based in Singapore seeking a UI/UX generalist with great graphic design skills with the ability to create marketing art, Unity and wireframing. They have a great company culture and Singapore offers very low tax with easy access to places like Thailand.
Contact: adam@datascope.co.uk

Production 

Live Ops Manager – London – up to £45k 
A great studio with successful mobile titles is looking for someone to be at the heart of live games management. You will be in charge of content management and continuing to engage and retain players. Anyone with a strong background in live-ops could be a good fit for this, a great role if you are looking to move into production!
Contact: natalie@datascope.co.uk

Sales, Analytics & Marketing

Lead QA, Mobile, London (Remote Start), Up to £32,000  
We’re looking for a QA superstar to join one of our favourite London clients. They are now searching for a Lead QA. If you have experience in mobile and are looking for that next step in your career get in touch now!
Contact: jonathan@datascope.co.uk

Data Scientist – London, up to £60k
A casual mobile games studio in London is seeking a highly analytical Data Scientist with skills in Python or R, SQL, Tableau and Looker preferably as well as a strong background in game data analysis or science and a good understanding of statistics relevant to the role. They are a fast growing and successful studio with a data-driven culture.
Contact: adam@datascope.co.uk

Marketing Director
One of London leading gaming studios who are international renowned studio, home to some legendary franchises with offices throughout the UK and Europe who are in a fantastic stage of growth are looking to develop with a new Marketing Director the UK market.  This role will focus on GAAS sector of the gaming market as they grow that market share.
Contact: mahyar@datascope.co.uk

Monetization Manager
A new mobile gaming companies who have had a smash hit on their debut title  are now looking to further develop this team as well as building the team are now looking for a Monetisation person to further develop it. The role will also focus on Design, Live-Ops as well.
Contact: mahyar@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 have 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 the 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

Unity Engineer – Fully Remote! – Paying up to £35,000!
Brand new opportunity for a Unity Engineer to join a fully remote team working on a family friendly game! Excellent salary of up to £35,000!
Contact: lanninm@datascope.co.uk

Unity Game Developer – London – paying up to £55,000!
Mobile games studio in London are looking for an experienced Unity Game Developer to join their friendly team! Amazing salary of up to £55,000!
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