Technical Director

AAA Games – UE5 Project – Flexible Hybrid Working

Job Type
Salary on application
23 days ago

Technical Director in Guildford 

Are you an experienced Technical Director who is excited by the idea of working on AAA titles in development with Unreal Engine 5? If so, this could be the perfect role for you! Keep reading to find out more... 

As a Technical Director at this thriving AAA studio, you will be joining an established team on an exciting new racing title in development in UE5. If you love working with art, audio and design teams to translate the game vision into a reality, then you could be a great fit here! 

This studio focuses on quality and excellence, keeping their players at the forefront of everything they do. As a part of the team here, you will get to enjoy flexible hybrid working, cutting-edge technology, bonus scheme, private healthcare and a hugely sociable team! 

Technical Director responsibilities: 

  • Set the standard of engineering for the team 
  • Balance implementation with the need to manage the technical team 
  • Provide technical insight in design and feature sets 
  • Assist in recruitment, on-boarding, development and training of the programming team 
  • Prototype, develop and refine features 
  • Build effective working relationships with stakeholders 

Key requirements for this role in Guildford: 

  • Extensive prior programming experience 
  • Significant prior experience leading talented engineering teams 
  • Experience taking AAA console and PC games from concept through to completion 
  • Proficient in C/C++ software architecture 
  • Deep knowledge of software design processes 
  • Able to write clean, reliable code 
  • Experience managing and mentoring engineers 

If you like the sound of this opportunity and would like to have your application considered, get in touch with Ryan today on or apply through the form below. 

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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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Ryan Templeman

Senior Game Development Consultant

Ryan leads our dev team, focusing on scouting out the best programmers in the industry! We think he’s working here mostly get his hands on new Lord of the Rings VR experiences as soon as they come out although, with his level of knowledge, maybe he should be helping make them instead!  He is one of the few people on the team that is a born and bred Brightonian. In fact he has never moved far - to the point where last time he moved, it was only 2 doors down from his old place!

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