Technical Director

20+ AAA Projects - Entertainment Allowance - Incredibly Talented Team

Job Type

Do you have games industry experience? Our client in the gaming sector is looking for an experienced, full-time, remote-working Technical Director, and the role offers a salary of up to £90,000 and a benefits package. This role is available for remote work in the UK, Spain or Canada. Or via an umbrella company in Poland, Netherlands, Hungary and Ireland. 

As a Technical Director, you will architect, design and implement functionality for AAA external clients. 

To give you an idea of how this flexible role would look and feel, here are some of the things you could expect to do: 

  • Deliver projects within your unit/client base 
  • Support the CTO as required on technical discussions with prospective clients 
  • Lead a team of engineers and provide support/input to the People Team on HR initiatives
  • Solve problems through the application of sound software engineering principles. 

To apply, you will need to be an experienced Technical Director or Lead Engineer with at least five shipped games. You will also require: 

  • Professional experience in the architecture of multiplayer game development 
  • Experience leading a small team on a number of shipped games 
  • Excellent C++ programming skills 
  • Experience with consoles like PS4/PS5 and XboxOne/SeriesX (desirable). 

You will receive an excellent salary and benefits package in return for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility, along with the chance to work with a supportive and inclusive team of fellow professionals. 

Please reach out to the Skillsearch team today for full details of this 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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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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