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Here at Playsport we are a passionate and hardworking team dedicated to making top quality games!

current roles

Junior/Experienced Network Programmers

permanent position

 

Who we are  

Playsport Games is a supportive and friendly games studio based in Guildford, where everyone plays a full and active role in developing top quality games!
We’re a passionate and hardworking team with a single aim: making top quality sports games.

 

As a small team, Playsport is a perfect place for talented developers. We’re looking for people who are excited to get close to the action and want to be deeply involved in the development of a quality game.

 

We’ve just moved into brand new custom built studio space in the heart of Guildford. It’s posh and there are plenty of nice pubs nearby.

 

About you

 

We’re looking for an exceptionally hard-working person who wants to be in a job and team that they love and who is passionate and dedicated to their work. The ideal candidate will be a sociable, and fun individual who constantly strives to deliver the best standards for the benefit of both themselves and their colleagues.

 

Skills the role needs

 

  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Capability to solve technical problems
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Sense of initiative
  • Sense of humour?
  • Strong work ethic
  • 1-2 years of C# or Java experience
  • Developed tools, apis or frameworks
  • Knowledge of network protocols TCP/UDP/HTTP/REST

 

Additional skills which are not essential

 

  • Unity 3D
  • Net Core or Mono
  • Playfab
  • Degree in Computer Science or games related courses
  • Service Fabric or Kubernetes
  • Microsoft Azure cloud or Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Understanding of multithreaded programming
  • Jenkins or Team City
  • Ability to document code

 

Benefits

 

  • 28 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Cash Plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Critical Illness Cover
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

 

There are also plenty of other benefits from working for Playsport! We firmly believe that a creative and professional working environment should also be fun.

 

If you like the sound of the above job, we’d love to hear from you! Please email jobs@playsportgames.net with a copy of your CV along with a cover letter.

 

Before you apply, please keep in mind that this role is a full-time, permanent position based at our office in Guildford, UK, and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

 

 

 

3D Environmental Artist

permanent position

 

Who we are  

Playsport Games is a supportive and friendly games studio based in Guildford, where everyone plays a full and active role in developing top quality games!
We’re a passionate and hardworking team with a single aim: making top quality sports games.

 

As a small team, Playsport is a perfect place for talented developers. We’re looking for people who are excited to get close to the action and want to be deeply involved in the development of a quality game.

 

We’ve just moved into brand new custom built studio space in the heart of Guildford. It’s posh and there are plenty of nice pubs nearby.

 

About you

 

We’re looking for an exceptionally hard-working person who wants to be in a job and team that they love and who is passionate and dedicated to their work. The ideal candidate will be a sociable, and fun individual who constantly strives to deliver the best standards for the benefit of both themselves and their colleagues.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Work closely with the team to model, texture and light in game worlds
  • Have ownership and be responsible for your artwork
  • Work closely with other artists to ensure consistency and quality

 

Requirements

 

  • Portfolio demonstrating modelling, texturing and lighting.
  • Experience with Maya or 3D Studio Max, Zbrush or equivalents
  • Experience texturing with Photoshop, Substance Designer, Substance Painter. Experience with Unity, Unreal or equivalent
  • Experience with high-poly modelling and baking to low poly
  • Experience with a PBR pipeline
  • Good communication skills
  • Passion for building interesting and story driven worlds
  • Be organised and self motivated

 

Benefits

 

  • 28 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Cash Plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Critical Illness Cover
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

 

There are also plenty of other benefits from working for Playsport! We firmly believe that a creative and professional working environment should also be fun.

 

If you like the sound of the above job, we’d love to hear from you! Please email jobs@playsportgames.net with a copy of your CV along with a cover letter.

 

Before you apply, please keep in mind that this role is a full-time, permanent position based at our office in Guildford, UK, and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

 

 

 

speculative application

permanent position
We are always on the look-out for talented individuals to join our team! If you think that you’d be a good fit then we’d love to hear from you.  Send an email with your CV and a covering letter.
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Playsport games is a small team located in Guildford, UK. We are proud to be the leading developer in our field.

We have a supportive and friendly studio culture where everyone plays a full and active roll in developing top quality games!

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Passion

We put our hearts in to everything that we do.
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Creativity

We promote creativity.
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ownership

We are highly-productive and self-accountable.
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Fun

It’s important—dare we even say essential —to have some fun at work.