Playground Games – Leamington Spa, UK
Are you ready to join Playground Games? Could you add value to this award winning AAA studio based in Leamington Spa? Widely recognised as one of the best places to work in the UK games industry, you will be rubbing shoulders with supremely talented and experienced game devs. As well as receiving an array of perks and benefits including flexible working hours, private health care, and duvet days, you'll also get to world on a massive and globally recognised IP.
Playground Games is looking for a Lead Engineer to lead a world-class engineering team, delivering exciting new features and gameplay to live Forza titles. The last decade has seen the team go from strength-to-strength, and they are now expanding into a two project studio.
Your experience in leading people will see you inspire a team who are empowered to deliver exciting new features to live Forza titles. You will plan and deliver these features as part of an agile cross-discipline team. Your passion for software quality and testing will ensure that new gameplay delights the players, without regressing existing functionality.
To succeed in this position, you need to be flexible, highly motivated, and approachable with excellent communication skills.
This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the world’s most successful games studios as a pivotal member of the team. It will provide new challenges for any experienced developer looking to further their career.
The skills and XP you'll need:
- A proven track record in Software Engineering
- Inspirational team leadership skills
- An organised and process-driven attitude to problem solving
- Excellent communication skills
- A passion for games
Interested in learning more about this role or the studio in general?
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