Jobs Update November 2021

This is our Datascope jobs update for November 2021!  Now that summer is over we are sending our monthly update. 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. 

Have a look at our selection of games jobs…


Art & Animation

VFX Artist – North England/REMOTE – New Console IP! 
I’m looking for a talented VFX Artist who has a few years’ experience in studios and working with real-time VFX. Experience with UE4, and Houdini. It’s an exciting opportunity to join a team early in the project!

Senior Character Artist – Nordics – New PC/Console Game!
This is a great chance to join a highly anticipated project as a Senior Character Artist who will work in a primarily realistic style. I’m looking for somebody with experience using Unreal Engine and Maya.

Senior UI Artist- Mobile – Remote options! 
We have an opening for a Senior/Lead UI Artist for a London based Mobile games studio working on some new and exciting projects. Skills needed include Unity and a strong portfolio demonstrating core art/illustrative skills.
Book in for a call with Ayesha at the link below if you’re interested! or

Senior 3D Character Artist – Dublin – Original IP! 
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Character Artist to join a Dublin based AA/Indie Studio working on an original IP!
Skills needed include tools such as 3ds Max/Maya and skills with Unreal Engine.
Book in for a call with Ayesha at the link below if you’re interested! or

Game Design 

Senior Narrative Designer – AAA Action RPG – Europe 
We’re excited to partner with a revered AAA studio in their search for a Senior Narrative Designer who can bolster their talented Design team in the creation of conversation systems and dialogue that enhance the storytelling and engagement of an exciting Action RPG title.

Senior UI/UX Product Designer
Fully-remote opportunity for UI/UX Designer on cloud-based games platform!

Senior Game Designer – Remote UK
Fully-remote UK opportunity for a Senior Game Designer on an exciting AAA Adventure title.

Senior/Lead Technical Designer – AAA – London
New IP – Very exciting game, big studio, looking for UE4 experience ideally and several years working on technical design.

Production & Product Management

Senior Producer – AAA Open-World – USA
We’re working with a studio that has gained a reputation for quality multiplayer gaming, in their search for a new Senior Producer to work on an open-world title. This role will give you a chance to impact and influence the journey of the player throughout the development of this project.

Chief Product Management Officer – Mobile Publisher 
An integral part of the senior leadership team, this role involves working to set the strategic direction for the products as well as mentoring and leading the team. You will oversee product performance and decide on actions to be taken, liaising with non-product teams to achieve the best possible results.

Sales, Analytics & Marketing

Digital Sales Account Executive – London – £25-32k
One of the most prestigious and well-regarded names in the gaming world, with a value in the billions, is looking for a Digital Sales Account Executive to aid in the digital growth of the many facets of our client in order to maximise sales and profits across EMEA. At least one year in a commercial role (preferably digital) and be able to keep top secrets about massive game releases confidential.

Business and Digital Sales Analyst – £25-30k and based in Hertfordshire
International video games publisher who specialises in Japanese and Indie games are looking for an Analyst to use their business/product insights to improve the performance of the company’s products. You will have worked in some digital sales or account manager position for at least one year.

Product (Marketing) Manager – Asian and indie games – £25k to £35k – Letchworth 
Global video games publisher is looking for a creative marketer, passionate about video games, that enjoys experimenting and using innovative marketing strategies and tactics, taking overall responsibility for the success of your product, also attending related conferences and events. You will have to be graduated in marketing or a similar business degree with at least 2 years of experience in marketing/product marketing positions.

SR Data Analyst – REMOTE
A rising start-up studio that has a highly unique proposition within the gaming industry are looking to further grow their team by hiring an experienced Data Analyst to join their team. Their product is quite special and is a great way of connecting people through its social features. The role is fully remote as well.

Data Scientist – London
A growing mobile studio that has a fantastic portfolio of mobile gaming titles are now developing their studio teams by hiring a Data Scientist to work on the next step of their mobile gaming revolution. This role would fit an experienced mobile gaming data person who wants an exciting new role.

Graduate Marketing Executive – West End of London – £24-28,000 plus benefits
This is a new role for a bright marketing person who is keen to explore a career in email marketing for Datascope Recruitment. We are looking for a graduate who can help us further engage and build a stronger relationship with our games industry candidates and clients who we have built up over the last 30 years.

You should have excellent copywriting skills, be able to develop and drive Email marketing campaigns and be familiar with working with databases.


C++ Programmers – UK –  £50k 
A well-established unique games studio in the UK. They are looking for C++ Programmers who have previously worked within games. The ideal candidate will have some experience in different disciplines such as gameplay/AI/tools etc. This role can also offer visa/sponsorships.

Graphics Programmers – Europe – €60k 
The client is a games studio looking for a few Graphics Programmers who has previously worked on game titles. The ideal candidate will have professional experience working on Unreal Engine. These roles can offer visas and sponsorships.

Senior Software Engineer, Audio, Scotland
My client, based in Scotland, is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to take control of the Audio, from top to bottom, of a game development program used by hobbyists and professional the world over.

C++ Programmers, South UK
C++ Gameplay programmers of all levels, junior or senior, sought by Southern game developer known for their action titles.


Trainee Games Recruiter
West End of London

£24,000 – £30,000 DOE plus commission OTE £45,000 first year

We are looking for intelligent, self-motivated individuals to work with some of our high-profile games clients. We are looking for people who can persuade us that they have the drive and ambition to succeed in the field of recruitment.
The potential for earnings is very high as are the prospects for career development. Full training given.

For an informal chat please send a cover letter and CV to