Build Engineer

Multiple Projects - Award Winning UK Studio - Brand New IP

Job Type
Salary on application
8 days ago

Do you have build systems experience, and are you seeking a new job in the UK? Skillsearch is looking for a Build Engineer to join a collaborative and inclusive games company in Guildford, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.  

Working as part of the Central Tech Team, the Build Engineer will contribute to multiple projects in development at the company, enabling teams to create and deliver games across all consoles and PC platforms. 

To give you an idea of how this Build Engineer role will look and feel, here are some of the responsibilities you will be taking on: 

  • Using in-depth knowledge of build systems to design, implement, and maintain client Games’ CI and CD systems and pipelines 
  • Collaborating with the other members of the Central Tech Team to supply the highest level of service possible 
  • Working closely with game and engine programmers across the various project teams to support the projects through their development cycle 
  • Being innovative when opportunities arise and conservative when sensible 

The successful Build Engineer applicant will have experience with CI/CD build systems (TeamCity (Kotlin), Jenkins (JobDSL/Groovy), Buildkite) and in-depth knowledge of Source Control software (preferably Perforce). We are also looking for someone with knowledge of Python and previous experience working with build systems for modern AAA games engines. While it is not required, knowledge of PowerShell, Rust, or C++ would be an advantage. 

If you’re looking to impact and create change positively, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package for your inclusive and committed approach. Some of the company benefits include: 

  • 25 days annual leave 
  • Private health insurance 
  • Pension and life assurance x6 annual salary 
  • Quarterly profit-related bonus scheme and more! 

To learn more or to apply for this full-time Build Engineer job in Guildford, please get in touch with Chay from Skillsearch today at We would love to hear from you. 


Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Chay Peters

Games Programming Resourcer

Chay works alongside Katie and Ryan as a Games Programming Resourcer after a dramatic career change from being a plumber, so you can be sure to count on Chay to get you unstuck from an unideal job and smoothly into a new role! Don’t worry, he’s also got a gaming background with his favourite series being Modern Warfare and of course Crash Bandicoot, so with these combined skills he’s sure to bag you the role you’ve been waiting for!

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