Category Archives: Jobs & Internships

This page lists jobs, internships and project positions in the Irish games industry.

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Software internships – Demonware

Demonware offer software development internships in our Dublin and Vancouver offices all year round. All internships are paid, and interns are assigned real-world projects to work on during their stay. Details— Eligibility: To qualify, prospective candidates must be undergrads or recent post-grads/graduates of university/third level education. We regret that we[...]

TouchPress (Dublin) Multiple Roles

    TouchPress Inc, (formerly StoryToys)  make educational apps for children and are looking for candidates for multiple roles. The company which is behind the hugely successful My Very Hungry Caterpillar franchise is based in Trinity Street, Dublin. The vacancies are for: *Build Engineer *UNITY Engineer *Full Stack Senior Developer[...]

Marketing Role – Galway City

We are recruiting a Marketing Ninja (yes, that’s a real job tittle) to join our small, world class, high performing team of game designers, artists, developers, animators and testers. The role is full time permanent and salary will be negotiated on second interview. The ideal person will be ready to[...]

Graphics Programmer Role – Galway City

We’re looking for a Graphics Wizard (that’s an official company title) to join the 9th Impact team. You might be familiar with the role from such job descriptions as Graphics Programmer or Rendering Engineer. The role is full time permanent based in the magical city of Galway and salary will[...]

Senior Unity Developer role Dublin City

At Kitman Labs, we want to revolutionise preventative health and optimise performance. We’re doing that by building software that enables world class sports teams to perform at the peak of their abilities. Our clients are elite professional and international squads in sports like rugby, soccer, American football, baseball and basketball.[...]

Boon is seeking a 2D art intern (Dublin)

2D GENERALIST INTERN – GAME ARTIST/ANIMATOR Boon is seeking an awesome 2D Generalist to join us for a 6-month internship starting mid-June. This is an excellent opportunity to learn from the super talented Boon art team. The position is unpaid but travelling expenses will be paid. It is located just off[...]

Black Shamrock Expanding – Multiple Development Roles (Dublin)

Black Shamrock is a fast growing game developer based in Dublin city centre. We are passionate about developing (and playing) truly awesome, world class games – and we need your help make them! We are developing Action-RPG and strategy titles for PC / PS4 / XboxOne, for several fantastic and[...]

3D4Medical seeks 3D Animator/Rigger (Dublin)

(Not quite a games company.), but 3D4Medical are looking for a 3D animator/rigger. The perfect candidate will be given the opportunity to work in a vibrant workplace to develop ideas and help build products which transform how students learn. We are looking for someone with expert ability in both 3D[...]

Programmer – Mobile Games (Dublin)

  Job Title – Programmer – Mobile Games Job Location – Dublin, Ireland Job Type – Permanent Job Salary – Negotiable depending on experience   Simteractive is seeking a talented, experienced and enthusiastic programmer to join their team and work on Eden Isle and future mobile games.   Responsibilities: *Technical[...]

Lecturer/Lecturer below the bar in Game Development (Limerick)

Lecturer/Lecturer below the bar in Game Development & Playable Media   The University of Limerick (UL) with over 13,000 students and 1,300 staff is an energetic and enterprising institution with a proud record of innovation and excellence in education, research and scholarship. The dynamic, entrepreneurial and pioneering values which drive[...]

Game Artist (Animator), Team Leader, QA (Dublin)

Based in Santry, Dublin, Ireland BetStone is a privately owned company with worldwide operations, developing platforms and games to the Server Based Gaming market. At BetStone we work together with the best people who possess the energy to make a difference. The company taps into your enthusiasm by giving you[...]

Gambrinous X 2 positions (Dublin/remote)

  As metioned at State of Play last week Gambrinous are looking to hire two people to work on their next game: a Game Designer and a Writer. This is a chance to join the award winning games studio Gambrinous as they embark on their second game making adventure. The ideal[...]

Assist Lecturer in Computing Games Dev (Dundalk)

ASSISTANT LECTURER IN COMPUTING GAMES DEVELOPMENT (FIXED TERM CAREER BREAK) DESCRIPTION Qualifications: Applicants must hold a primary honours degree in a relevant discipline and ideally have a postgraduate qualification of at least Masters level and have a minimum of three years¿ post qualification experience. A relevant PhD and/or relevant industry[...]

Experienced Game Developers (x2)

Immersive VR Education are looking for two talented Unity Game Developers to work with their team on a variety of cross-platform virtual reality projects and see them from concept to delivery and beyond. You will be working closely with their art department to deliver both in house IP and client[...]

Senior Web Developer

Immersive VR Education are seeking a senior web developer who will be instrumental in creating modules and components and coupling them together to form a functional web application to integrate into their virtual reality environment. This position will require working with closely with VR engineers and integrating current game systems[...]

Lead Console Programmer

Immersive VR Education Ltd. is searching for an enthusiastic Lead Console Programmer to join their current team of engineers to port upcoming titles and build new titles for PS4 / Xbox One and next generation VR devices. Responsibilities: Develop and expand current titles on consoles Lead the development and software engineering of[...]

Senior Game Developer / Networking Specialist

Immersive VR Education are seeking a senior game developer with networked games experience to join their growing team to help them rapidly build features for their shared VR learning environment. They are looking for a person who is self-motivated and can work well as part of a team and has 5+[...]

Presenter Wanted for Pilot TV show

— WANTED– Presenter for Pilot of Irish video game culture television show. Are you that guy? Or girl? We’re looking for someone who understands the world of gaming, its culture and subtleties. We’re looking for someone who’s passionate about video games, someone out going, dynamic, likable, quirky & interesting. If you[...]

Experienced 3d Artist / Model Maker at Immersive VR Education

Immersive VR Education are seeking an experienced 3d Model Artist / Model Maker for an immediate start in their Waterford office. Full specs below. We are looking for a seriously motivated, and experienced game developer who can create innovative game-play solutions and compile our studio assets into compelling VR experiences. We[...]

Texture Artist at Immersive VR Education

Immersive VR Education are looking for a Texture Artist for an immediate start in their Waterford office. Full specs below. About Us We are an award winning studio based in the south east of Ireland with a focus on educational & edutainment based content. Our previous titles include the hugely[...]

Innovate our World looking for Unity 3D intern (update)

  We are looking for Unity 3D developers to work part-time on Lunar Destiny, a VR rover racing game set on the Moon. The game is part of an extended universe, featuring a novel, comics, poster art, and more. Team is based in Ireland and U.S. This is a perfect opportunity[...]

DIGIT hiring Senior QA Tester

DIGIT are looking for a Senior QA Tester to work in their Dublin 2 office. Founded in 2012, DIGIT is a cross-platform game developer based in Dublin, Ireland. They are the largest game developer in the country with an international team of experienced, passionate game-makers who create world leading next-gen MMORTS and Empire-Building[...]

Digit are hiring a Community Manager

DIGIT are on the hunt for a Community Manager, who can lead the community strategy and operations for our successful, full scale, MMORTS game Kings of the Realm. Kings of the Realm was DIGIT’s first title launched in 2014. This role will focus on growing the Kings of the Realm community,[...]

Digit are hiring a Game Client Developer (Dublin)

DIGIT are looking for Game Client Developers to work in their Dublin 2 office. Founded in 2012, DIGIT is a cross-platform game developer based in Dublin, Ireland. They are the largest game developer in the country with an international team of experienced, passionate game-makers who create world leading next-gen MMORTS and Empire-Building games, played by millions of mobile gamers.[...]

DIGIT are hiring a Game Server Developer (Dublin)

DIGIT are looking for Game Server Developers to work in their Dublin 2 office. Founded in 2012, DIGIT is a cross-platform game developer based in Dublin, Ireland. They are the largest game developer in the country with an international team of experienced, passionate game-makers who create world leading next-gen MMORTS and Empire-Building games, played by millions of mobile[...]

Digit are hiring a Lead Client Developer (Unity)

DIGIT are looking for a Lead Client Developer to work in their Dublin 2 office. Founded in 2012, DIGIT is a cross-platform game developer based in Dublin, Ireland. They are the largest game developer in the country with an international team of experienced, passionate game-makers who create world leading next-gen MMORTS and Empire-Building games, played by millions of mobile[...]

Innovate Our World looking for Artist intern

Innovate Our World is looking for a 3D artist  to work on Lunar Destiny, a VR rover racing game set on the Moon. The game is part of an extended universe, featuring a novel, comics, poster art, and more. Team is based in Ireland, US, and UK. See the project website at http://the8thcontinentgame.com/[...]

Game Developer, Galvanic Ltd. (Dublin)

  Job Title: Game Developer Job Type: 6 month contract, full time Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience. Location: Dublin, Ireland   Galvanic Ltd is an Irish technology company that has developed the Pip hand-held biosensor which, together with apps, helps users measure, understand and, over time, learn to manage stress.[...]

BOON STUDIOS is hiring (Dublin)

Boon Studios is Ireland’s most ambitious independent game studio. We are focused on creating the most visually stunning and successful casual games that the world has seen. We are expanding in 2016 and are seeking to fill multiple positions. You must be a self-starter and the type of person who[...]

StoryToys are hiring (Dublin)

StoryToys, who make educational apps for children, are looking for candidates for multiple roles. The company which is behind the hugely successful My Very Hungry Caterpillar franchise is based in Trinity Street, Dublin. The vacancies are for: Junior Designer Quality Assurance Lead SDET/Build Engineer UNITY Developer Full Stack Senior Developer[...]

Digit hiring, multiple roles (Dublin)

  Digit Games Studios (Dublin) is Ireland’s largest games developer with a highly experienced international team. Their first game, Kings of the Realm, is a hugely successful strategy MMO. The studio is looking to rapidly expand in 2016 and is looking for people to join them in their vision. Digit  are[...]

Jam Media HTML5/Javascript Game Dev (Dublin)

  Term: The duration of the contract will run from January – May 2016 (5 months) Job Description: We are looking for talented HTML5 developers to work on a new interactive drawing game. The candidate should be a versatile professional with a creative mindset, good logical and analytical capabilities, and[...]

Black Shamrock hiring multiple roles (Dublin)

  “Black Shamrock” is a new game development studio opening in Dublin. The studio will be developing hardcore strategy and RPG titles on PC / PS4 / XboxOne. Our first production is based on a famous core / hardcore gamer franchise. The studio is managed by game industry veterans and[...]

Simteractive hiring (Dublin)

Simteractive are looking for three people to join their team to work on their resort management mobile game. The three vacancies are : -one three-month animation contract, -one two-month artist contract – one production assistant internship. Full job specs for the two contract roles and details of how to apply can be[...]

Digit Games, Multiple roles (Dublin)

Digit are hiring again in their Dublin office. They have jobs across Business, Creative, Technology and Product. See the list of jobs at https://www.digitgaming.com/careers/job-listings/ Don’t know much about them? See our last feature and interview.

Keywords (Dublin) Czech & German Translators LoL

German Translator for League of Legends (DUBLIN) Contract Type:Permanent, Full Time Location: Dublin, Ireland Reporting To: Localisation Operations Manager   Company Profile Keywords is an international technical services provider to the global games industry. Established in 1998 in Dublin and now with operations in 13 studios across 10 countries, it[...]

Software Engineers/ Tool Engineers Havok (Dublin)

Havok has been at the cutting edge of innovation in game development for over a decade. We provide cross platform game engine technology, mainly on AAA titles, with top clients such as EA, Sony, Activision, Nintendo, Ubisoft, Bungie, Guerrilla, and DICE. We have a unique environment made up of talented,[...]

Digit Game Studios, various, (Dublin).

  Further to their recently announced deal with Scopely, Digit Game Studios, based in Dublin, have a number of vacancies across all areas – from art to programming. See here.

Volunteer with Gamedevelopers.ie

 Update August 12th, 2015 Thanks to everyone who has volunteered to date. We have been a bit slow on organising volunteers what with holidays etc. but we are gearing up now. We have sufficient technical and web skills now in our team. But we are always looking for more folks to write. Feel[...]

Graduates: The Bridge 2015 is open

The Bridge 2015 is seeking applications from recent graduates (animation/games/vfx) and older graduates (animation/games/vfx) for the 2015 Bridge programme, an intensive 8 week programme (between June and August) that aims to take graduates and make them “Industry Ready” by placing them in studios and offering them onsite and offsite training. This year[...]

Animation & Visual Comms Lecturers (LIT, Clonmel)

Limerick Institute of Technology, Clonmel are looking to recruit two assistant lecturers to teach on their BSc. in Game Art and Design degree programme. The first position is an Animation assistant lecturer role which will focus on teaching in the areas of animation and games. This post would give the[...]

3D Artist, Variable State (Dublin)

  Variable State is looking for a contract 3D artist to work on Virginia. The role will begin in May and last for 15 months. Please be advised this is a fixed term contract position and will likely not lead to a full time position even if you are entirely[...]

Game Design Internship, Social Arcade (Dublin)

Social Arcade is providing work experience in 2D game design and development. This position starts immediately and will run until the summer. Skills include Working with GML Passion for Gaming CSS, HTML   Outcome of the internship The designer will have experience working with a team of designers and programmers.[...]

Web Designer / Graphic Artist Zoodazzle (Dublin)

Zoodazzle is looking for a talented web/graphic designer with expertise in UX/UI design to work on our game-technology UI and associated cloud and websites. This is a great opportunity to work on exciting projects in an Irish games technology company. This is a full-time permanent position. Main Duties & Responsibilities[...]

UI/UX Designer – Simteractive (Dublin)

    Job Title – UI/UX Designer – Mobile Games Job Location – Dublin, Ireland Job Type – Permanent Job Salary – Negotiable dependent on experience   Simteractive is seeking a motivated, talented UI/UX designer to join their team, working closely with the game director, engineering team and art team[...]

Multiple positions, Larian Studios, (Dublin)

We’re an independent RPG developer founded in 1996 in Gent, Belgium. Our latest game, Divinity: Original Sin, won over 150 awards and nominations, and now we’re cooking up several follow-up projects. We’re looking to expand both our development and publishing teams. We have development positions in Quebec City, Canada &[...]

Bluebear, Junior Game Dev (Dublin)

Bluebear is looking for a junior programmer to join our engineering team and help develop new and exciting games for our expanding library of titles. We are interested in hearing from talented programmers eager to get their career in game development started. Prior work experience is helpful but not required.[...]

Funded MSc, Games & Student Engagement, IT Carlow

* This is a re-advertisement. *************** A funded research masters opportunity has arisen in IT Carlow’s GameCORE research centre to study ‘The Effect of Game Elements on Student Engagement’. The scholarship, funded by the IOTI (http://www.ioti.ie/rdi) comprises a maintenance grant of €10,000 p.a., a consumables/materials budget of €2,000, and tuition fees. The project builds on existing work in applying[...]