Management & Marketing Vacancies

IT Director AAA Studio NW England UK Ref 2243


Our client, a cross-platform AAA studio seeks an IT Director to join their senior leadership team.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Managing the IT infrastructure, applications, desktop support, IT operations and game technologies.
  • IT team management, supervision, mentorship,recruitment.
  • Manage and develop the budget for the team and any IT expenses for projects.
  • Ensuring and maintenance of the studio's systems.
  • Responsible for vendor, outsourcing, service level agreements etc. as fall within IT/ systems.
  • Leadership responsibilities, working with studio management on strategic IT / systems strategic planning and development.

Who you are:

  • Minimum of a relevant degree qualification.
  • Must have IT management (budgets, teams, capital expenditure, SLAs, strategic planning etc.) experience – games industry technology experience would be great, but not essential.
  • Must have a solid understanding and technical knowledge of current network and PC operating systems, hardware, protocols, and standards.
  • Knowledge of infrastructure incl. SANs, firewalls, virtualization etc. as well as cloud computing and business process automation.
  • Experience with ITIL or similar, systems design and development from business requirements analysis.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills as required from a leadership role.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and projects as may be required.
  • Ability to collaborate, problem-solve and work within a sometimes geographically disparate space.


Lovely studio, great on staff wellness program/contributions, competitive salaries, work-life balance, pension contribution, flexibility within core working hours, great tech…and more!


If interested to hear more & apply, send your CV to adrienne@big-planet.biz today quoting reference 2243.

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