WE WANT YOU AT

SPRUNG STUDIOS!


Video Game Design Jobs are some of the most sought after occupations in the world today. Working at Sprung Studios isn’t like your traditional game development job though.

Work with experienced co-workers who share your passion and see your ideas turn into a recognized piece of art. Sprung Studios offers endless opportunities and experiences as the leading UX/UI development partner in the world.

WHY SPRUNG?


In a traditional game development studio, it’s not uncommon to work on one game for many, many years.

At Sprung you’ll never get project fatigue, as you move from one game to another. You will work across different genres, styles and platforms. Imagine moving from a grizzled war shooter onto a mobile sci-fi puzzle game and then a turn-based fantasy RPG for console.

This is a reality at Sprung Studios.

Some of the world’s largest and most recognized game developers come to Sprung Studios for our expertise. This means you will get to see your work and idea’s translated into games that millions of people will experience. 

Learn from the best and develop your career

Work on a variety of top games, with a variety of clients

Diverse and international team of like-minded individuals

Convenient office locations in UK and Vancouver, Canada

Competitive salaries and full-time roles only

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Studios

95


Titles developed

93


Developers Partnered With

60


Current Permanent Staff

16


Years Established

999


Style Points For Working With Us

OPPORTUNITIES


We are always looking for talented people to join our growing team.

If you have:

Proven UX/UI abilities

A strong portfolio

A fresh perspective

An innovative approach to solving problems

A passion for video games

A collaborative mindset

A sense of humour...

..and you want to make beautiful interfaces for games, then we want to hear from you. Email your Resume and Portfolio below for a chance to join the Sprung team. 

CURRENT AVAILABLE JOBS


Sprung Studios is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer to join our team. Our team works on AAA games for console and mobile.

This is a job opportunity for someone who reads about games, plays games, chats with friends about games, dreams about games and would tear down our door to work on some of their favourite games of all time!

In order to be considered for the role, please include in your application:

  • Cover letter, telling us why you would like to work in games and for Sprung Studios specifically
  • Link to a portfolio and/or show reel that shows 2D motion graphics and/or UX/UI animation work

The ideal candidate:

Our ideal candidate is a passionate motion designer, continuous learner, and team player. They have a strong preference for craft and an obsession for pixel perfection. They will work closely with UX/UI Leads, UX/UI Designers and a variety of other stakeholders.

You will:

  • Use Adobe After Effects to animate UX/UI Design solutions, bringing dynamism and life to the game interfaces and show our clients how amazing their games could look!
  • Work with UX/UI Leads, Producers and UX/UI Designers to understand project scope, objectives, and deliverables.
  • Partner with UX/UI Leads, Producers and UX/UI Designers to brainstorm creative concepts, storyboard ideas, and refine animation output.

To succeed in this role, you must:

  • Have at least 2 years of experience in Motion Graphics
  • Have proficiency in After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Have extensive knowledge of animation principles and motion graphics techniques
  • Have strong visual storytelling and creative concepting experience
  • Be adept at communicating ideas through clear, descriptive storyboards
  • Have strong design sensibility (typography, colour, and composition)
  • Comfortable working with vector illustration, and shape animation
  • Have a great understanding of how to create a variety of effects and transitions
  • Have the ability to communicate efficiently, and adjust processes to meet project goals and timelines
  • Be able to manage ambiguity, work autonomously, and multi-task
  • Be flexible with taking on initiatives, big and small
  • Bonus point for having experience in 3D

For more information on the role or to apply through LinkedIn click the link below:

Sprung Studios are looking for a full-time Technical Producer to support multiple console and mobile UI development projects. You will need to be a strong communicator who understands all areas of game production. You will be working in close collaboration with the Production Director, Technical Director, project Producers and the project Leads.

You will report to the Production Director/Technical Director and will be responsible for supporting the Tech Team’s diverse needs in developing UI prototypes and integrating in-game UI into games. You will work with the Technical Director to identify and implement the tools, technology, and training programmes required to continually improve workflow and develop skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Technical planning representative for all projects
  • Gather requirements from our development partners
  • Constant aligning and tracking of the tech team’s goals to fully support the priorities and requirements of the projects
  • Long term planning in coordination with the project Lead, Producer and the studio’s TD
  • Short term planning and goal tracking within the tech team in alignment with the Project Producers
  • Ensure that QA process is carried out on all deliverables
  • Risk management within the tech team
  • Workflow improvements and production optimizations
  • Tracking TCR/TRC requirements and other external technical certification requirements
  • Managing multiple simultaneous projects

What is required?

  • Profound knowledge of project management methods and software
  • Good understanding of game development practices
  • Good understanding of system integration and version control
  • Strong communication skills

It will be an advantage if you have:

  • One or more shipped console games as a Producer
  • Experience with JIRA
  • University degree (or equivalent) in engineering and/or management
  • Knowledge of C++ / C#
  • Passion for video games

For more information on the role or to apply through LinkedIn click the link below:

Sprung Studios is looking for a motivated Assistant Producer. Based in our Vancouver studio our ideal candidate has experience working in a dev team and is looking to step into their first Production role.

You will be part of a vibrant, multi-cultural team and work on some of the biggest titles on the planet. Located in Downtown Vancouver, our studio is looking for the next amazing addition to our team.

You will have responsibility for:

  • Management of multiple projects from start to finish
  • Monitoring team progress and maintaining the project schedule
  • Assisting in the planning of realistic project scope
  • Assisting to ensure that all projects finish on-time, adhere to the budget and meet the high-quality standards required
  • Using good project management techniques to ensure the above
  • Working with the Leads, Designers and Technical Designers to ensure a good working environment and atmosphere
  • Participating in and facilitating meetings with our development partners

Key Skills and Experience:

  • A calm and logical approach to problem solving
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • The ability to work unsupervised
  • Experienced in working with teams across time-zones
  • Immaculate eye for detail with the ability to make sure that all information is accurate and correct
  • Experience of working in an agile-inspired environment
  • Competence in relevant technology and software
  • At least one year’s experience in a Games Industry leadership-style role with at least one released commercial project on Console, PC or mobile.
  • Up-to-date with the current project management processes and tool

For more information on the role or to apply through LinkedIn click the link below:

Sprung Studios is looking for an experienced System Administrator (6 months contract) to join our team that works on AAA games for console and mobile. We need someone to manage our network that spans two continents.

Responsibilities

  • Manage network servers and technology tools
  • Set up user accounts and access permissions
  • Monitor performance and maintain systems according to requirements
  • Troubleshoot issues and outages
  • Ensure security through access controls, backups and firewalls
  • Write and update technical documentation, manuals and IT policies
  • Maintain an internal infrastructure for WAN, LAN and VPN connections
  • Work with external parties to comply with network requirements and set up VPN/ connectivity
  • Understand and manage source control software such as Subversion, Perforce Helix Core, etc.

Requirements

  • Experience as a System Administrator, Network Administrator or similar role
  • Experience with Active Directory and Networks (LAN, WAN and VPN)
  • Knowledge of system security (e.g. intrusion detection systems) and data backup/recovery
  • Familiarity with Mac and Windows operating systems
  • Resourcefulness and problem-solving aptitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work across different time zones in a fast-paced work environment
  • Degree or certification in a relevant field

For this role only successful candidates will be contacted who possess the relevant experience and are willing to work on a 6 months contract position.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Vancouver, BC (preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (preferred)

Experience:

  • Computer networking: 2 years (preferred)
  • System Administrator: 2 years (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No

For more information on the role or to apply through LinkedIn click the link below:

CONTACT SPRUNG


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