Technical Director

Brand New Game - Very Well-Funded Blockchain Gaming Studio - Studio Lead by Industry Veterans

Job Type
Salary on application
23 days ago

Do you have game development experience, and are you seeking a new remote role? Our client is looking for a Technical Director, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package. 

The Technical Director will be responsible for all technical implementation details of the game, both front- and back-end.  

In your first few weeks in this Technical Director role, you can expect to: 

  • Work with the design, production and art teams to create a working prototype based on the core mechanics and art style of the game while building up an internal team for full production 
  • Work closely with the client and server leads to ensure AAA-level quality in terms of visuals, performance, user experience, scalability, and live-operations aspects 
  • Recruit, manage and mentor developers in the team 
  • Review technical design specifications 

To apply for this Technical Director role, you will need at least 8 years of experience in game development technology, of which: 

  • At least 4 years' experience on Unreal Engine 4 (or 5) working on a variety of different systems 
  • Shipped at least 2 high-quality large-scale multiplayer games in a capacity as Lead Programmer or Technical Director 
  • Extensive experience with 3D game development, including graphics, AI, physics, multiplayer, tools/pipelines, linear algebra 
  • Knowledge of Ethereum Layer 2 scaling solutions, NFTs and blockchain 

As a vital member of our team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, we will provide a favourable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team. 

Please reach out to Ryan at today to apply or register your interest for this full-time remote Technical Director position. 


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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

Principal Game Development Consultant & Game Development Team Lead

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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