Accessibility Links

Technical Director

  • Location: St Petersburg
  • Salary/rate: $DoE + Relocation Assistance
  • Date posted: 14/09/18
  • Job reference: 6770
  • Permanent

 

Amiqus have partnered with a AAA Development studio based in St Petersburg, who are currently looking to bolster their ranks and require a Technical Director to help work on a range of AAA titles.

The Studio were formed by a range of key figures in the games industry, and over the years have built an experienced International Team across several international sites.

As the Technical Director, your primary responsibility will be to work closely with the Studios C.T.O to define the Programming strategies of each title you work on. You will be working on the studios growing console projects, where you will be managing, mentoring and directing a small team of Junior to Lead-level Programmers.

Part of your role will be to review the overall progress of every project assigned to you, you will have full vision of all code reviews and will help out with aspects such as risk management and recruitment, also ensuring that project milestones are always reached. You’ll also help with contributing to the studios existing codebase and making sure their high quality is always attained. 

The studio have released some of the biggest games on console, mobile and PC platforms and have worked with some of the biggest studios in world on a range of projects. This role will begin with you focusing on an existing franchise, which has earned high praise and acclaim. 

Requirements 

  • At least 5 years’ experience in a Programming Leadership position 
  • Good understanding of developing AAA quality games 
  • Shipped at least 2 AAA titles 
  • Past experience of taking Code Reviews 
In addition to an amazing project, the studio can also help candidates with relocation assistance, which includes help with accommodation, covered relocation expenses and visa assistance if needed. 
If you are interested in hearing more please send your CV to will.hudson@amiqus.com 
Similar jobs
Principal AI Programmer
Location: Midlands
Salary: £48,000 - £60,000
Permanent
This is a great opportunity to work with a studio who consistently set the bar on AAA console titles.
Gameplay Programmer
Location: Brighton
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
This is a fantastic new opportunity to work with a top AAA developer, working on amazing titles.
Unity Developer
Location: London
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
Permanent
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team who are working on cutting edge VR games and experiences.
Junior AI Programmer
Location: Midlands
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a top AAA developer.