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Associate Lead Gameplay Engineer

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We are looking for an Associate Lead Gameplay 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 now Fable, one of the most successful and renowned RPG Franchises.


The studio is looking to hire an Associate Lead Gameplay Engineer to join their new team, working on a project from the early development stage. You will be working alongside the gameplay lead to help design, plan and deliver features for Fable. 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 strong knowledge of C++ and software architecture will be vital in supporting the team in developing new features and help inform your team's decision making going forward. You’ll love working with a diverse team, coaching and mentoring junior colleagues to enable them to

develop the most exciting games possible. You’ll have a track record of leading a team and experience with working closely with designers to help solve problems and implement intuitive and exciting gameplay features.


● 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

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