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Tools Engineer -

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Leamington Spa
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We are looking for a Tools Engineer to join Playground Games, one of the most successful and well-respected AAA studios in the games industry. You will be joining a studio responsible for developing world-renowned titles including racing phenomenon Forza Horizon and Fable 3, one of the most successful and renowned RPG Franchises.


The studio is looking to hire a Tools Engineer to join their new team, working on a project from the early development stage. You will be working on creating tools for the technical and asset creation teams using a bespoke in-house engine. 

You will be an integral part of the team as you work closely and communicate effectively with other teams and colleagues to help make this legendary IP as successful as it can be. 

This is an amazing and rare  opportunity to work on one of the most famous IP’s and join the team at an early stage to be a significant part of the games development. If you are looking to join an exciting, passionate team that just love making video games then this is perfect for you.


Your knowledge of plugins and scripts for custom tools will be vital in helping the team create the most stunning and groundbreaking game features. You will have strong knowledge of C++ and/or C# and look to further develop your skills. You will be a passionate gamer, loving making and playing games is essential.


  • Private Healthcare
  • Won ‘2019 Best Place to Work Award’
  • Women in Games Ambassadors
  • Childcare scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Team title bonus
  • 25 days holiday + BH
  • 2 Duvet days (increases with LOS)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Onsite games (pingpong, arcade machines, pinball machine, Pool table)
  • Complimentary fruit/ drinks/ breakfast
  • Wrap Parties
  • Pub Thursdays

Interested? Apply via the link below!

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