Technical Designer

Posted on: 16th May 2023

About the Studio

A fun, inclusive work environment means fun, inclusive games, and the developers of this new video game studio know best. Join them and be part of a fantastic people-first company, creating a superb video game based on one of the most cherished collectable figure franchises worldwide.

Responsibilities and Requirements

As a Technical Designer, you will help create the interactive gameplay elements of the studio’s first franchise-based video game. Working as part of the studio’s Interactive Department, you will collaborate with other Technical Designers and Technical Asset Artists to lay the foundation for the studio’s upcoming games.

About You

  • You are proficient with blueprint visual scripting in the Unreal Engine or similar.
  • You have experience designing blueprint-based gameplay mechanics and systems.
  • You are user-focused and regularly think outside of the box.
  • You have experience with modelling inside Maya, 3DS Max or similar.

Desirable bonus qualifications include:

  • Have a keen artistic eye with interest and knowledge of Tech Art values.
  • Experience working as a Technical Designer on an Unreal-based project.
  • Animation Experience.
  • Experience with multiplayer and creating networked blueprints.
  • Experience with creating Niagara particle systems.

Benefits and Perks

As an equal opportunity employer, this studio treats all job applications equally, regardless of age, disability, gender identity or expression, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation or any other equality characteristic. Thanks to being part of several employment initiatives in the UK, this studio also allows entry to applicants from local universities, colleges, and schools through several career paths.

If you join the studio, you can expect the following:

  • Hybrid/flexible working environment
  • No core working hours
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Health and Well-being package (Private insurance, EAP, long-term illness cover)
  • Enhanced pension scheme
  • Company-wide bonus scheme

About Us

At Haptic, we know that people-first recruitment is fundamental to our success. We work closely with talented candidates and innovative studios to offer the best opportunities and build the most promising teams.

Operating on the belief that a studio’s strength comes from the team they build to bring their ideas to life, we are committed to assembling the most talented, diverse game makers.

As part of this pledge, whenever you apply for a job with us, one of our specialist recruiters will support you through each stage. From introductions and interviews to accepting an offer and submitting your resignation, we’re always here to help.

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