big planet recruitment

Current Programming Vacancies

Technical Director AAA Midlands Ref 641


This AAA studio based in the Midlands is looking for a technical director to work on their open world action / RPG project. You will help to define and be responsible for executing against the project’s vision. This is a phenomenal opportunity to join one of the world’s most exciting games studios as a founding member on a new AAA project.

You’ll take responsibility for team management and mentoring, as well as being a key member of the project leadership group. You will report directly to the Studio Head.

You will have experience working on multiple AAA console titles. As Technical Director, you’ll have a proven management track record and the ability to support, develop and reassure your team.

You’ll be flexible, highly motivated and compassionate, with excellent interpersonal skills honed by your experience of leading teams.

Who you are

  • 1+ published title in a lead programmer role
  • Multiple high-profile published console titles
  • A proven track record of quality in your previous work
  • Effective team management skills
  • A sincere real passion for games

To apply please send your CV to quoting reference 641

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