Senior Combat Designer – Cambridge, UK

Job Description

Senior Combat Designer – Cambridge, UK

If you know a good fight when you see it this is an ideal role for you. As a Senior Combat Designer you will be setting the bar for next-generation melee action, as you work closely with animators to create intricate game mechanics. The combat engine is proprietary and built within Unreal Engine 4 and so good experience with scripting or blueprints is expected as well as experience working with engine coders.

This is a rare opportunity to join a successful independent studio, renowned for its skills with action and melee combat in games.


You will Need:

  • 5+ years games industry experience in combat or game mechanics
  • Ability to work with animators
  • A good critical eye for animation
  • Expert knowledge of level editors and scripting within Unreal Engine/UE4
  • Experienced in playtesting and usability process
  • In-depth knowledge of how combat games tick

Why You Should Apply:

  • 23 days Holiday a year, rising 1 day a year to a maximum of 33 days
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Training Fund
  • Contribution to any annual gym membership
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Cycle scheme access
  • Computing scheme
  • Free monthly team lunch
  • Company socials
  • Free fresh fruit every day

Sound Interesting? Better Call Sol on +44 (0)1709 834777 or email

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