Category Archives: Jobs & Internships

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AR/VR PhD opportunity (Dublin)

PhD Research Opportunity TU Dublin School of Media Diagnostic Applications of Mixed/Augmented Reality Visualisation of MRI Scans Application Deadline: June 30, 2019 PhD Start Date: September 2019 Objectives of project: This project is a cross-institute (Technological University Dublin & Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience) research study into the use of[...]

Deep Learning PhD opportunity (Dublin)

PhD Research Opportunity TU Dublin School of Media Automatic Updating of Crowd-sourced Maps Using Deep Learning Application Deadline: June 30, 2019 PhD Start Date: September 2019 Objectives of project:  Pattern matching in raster digital imagery using machine learning has received a lot of recent attention but automatic updating of crowd-sourced[...]

3D Character Artist with Emagine

[Update 31st May 2019- This position has now been filled] Here at Emagine we’re looking for a 3D Character Artist to help fill out our character lineup on an exciting VR project. Position is short term remote contract work, starting right away. Responsibilities to include modelling and texturing of different[...]

Job Opening: Graphic Designer at Network In Play

[Update- May 2019 – This position has now been filled.] Network in Play are looking to hire a graphic designer to create a document/s visualizing the findings from the research project on Diversity in Games for different audiences. Role This job includes working with the researchers to define the project[...]

Job Opening: Game Writer at Kybolt

[Update May 2019 – This position has now been filled] GAME WRITER — PAID / REMOTE Kybolt Ltd. is looking for a narrative designer/game writer *with college affiliation* to work with us on our upcoming lane-pushing game Rise of Winterchill. We want a writer involved in this project as early as[...]

Animation Skillnet Events

Animation Skillnet Seeking 2 Event Coordinators

Animation Skillnet ( is seeking applicants for two position openings. Click the links below to read more about each position. Animation Skillnet Courses and Events Coorindator Screen Skillnet Courses and Events Coordinator Interested applicants should follow the instructions in the related link to apply. Applications for both positions close on[...]

Assis Lecturer in Game Design DIT (Aungier St.)

  Assistant Lecturer in Game Design (Permanent Wholetime) (Reference: HRC/A/83b/18). Location:  Currently located in DIT Aungier Street, Dublin 2. The School of Media is seeking to appoint an Assistant Lecturer in Game Design on a Permanent Wholetime Basis. The role of Assistant Lecturer in Game Design will involve delivering multi-disciplinary and[...]

Animation, VFX, & Games Graduate Traineeship 2018/19

          Screen Training Ireland and Animation Skillnet are currently seeking applicants for a graduate Traineeship Programme for Animation, VFX and Games. The programme has been running since 2016 and has had a very successful track-record with over 90% of graduate trainees going on to gain further[...]

Gaming as Youth Work – Funded MA – Deadline 16th of Aug**

Gaming as Youth Work: Exploring the Role of Gaming as a Creative Tool for Fostering Social and Emotional Learning among Socially Isolated Young People Applications are invited for a two-year, full-time, funded Masters through research exploring the role of gaming in youth work. This project is a partnership between IT[...]

Back-End Developer, Warducks VR/AR Studio, Dublin.

Warducks VR and AR development studio are looking for an experienced back-end developer to join their dev team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the server side of their games and apps. Warducks studio is located in Dublin, Ireland. Previous work from the studio includes RollerCoaster Legends, RollerCoaster Legends II: Thor’s[...]

Programmer (Mobile Games) at Simteractive, Dublin (Permanent)

Simteractive are looking to hire a mobile games programmer on a permanent basis. The candidate will work on Eden Isle and future mobile games.   Responsibilities include: ****Implementation of new gameplay systems. ****Programming tasks across all areas of the game including AI, UI, GameSparks integration, Facebook integration, saving and loading[...]

Animator/Artist Part-Time Contract at MADE IMAGE Films (Remote)

MADE IMAGE Films are looking for a Unity artist/animator to work on a new short-film production. The ideal candidate will be experienced in using Unity software, with some knowledge of Maya and 3Ds Max desirable but not a requirement. This is a part-time short-term position spanning the length of the[...]

Game Capture Intern at Larian Studios

Larian Studios, creators of the excellent Divinty: Original Sin II are looking for a Game Capture Intern. Full details at     With multiple awards to our name, Larian Studios has proven that we’re dedicated to delivering high-quality role-playing games. We engage our players on every level with combat,[...]

Technical Game Internship at Simteractive, Dublin (4-12 months)

Simteractive are looking for a technical game design intern to join their team and work on Eden Isle: Resort Paradise. They are looking for someone with an aptitude for spreadsheets, analytics, game balance and game scripting and a strong interest in developing skills in these areas. The successful candidate will[...]

Assistant Lecturers in Game Design and Quest Design, DIT (Dublin)

The School of Media at the Dublin Institute of Technology have announced two Assistant Lecturer posts.   **** Assistant Lecturer in Game Design (Permanent Wholetime) This role will involve delivering education in game conception, design, and development as well as undertaking research activities in Game Design. A masters degree or[...]

iOS Game Developer, TCD (Dublin)

  iOS Game Developer for Psychology/Neuroscience Research Project Trinity College Dublin is recruiting for an iOS software developer with previous experience of smartphone app & game development for a high-impact research project. The positions starts as soon as possible and runs for one year. The research project involves developing a[...]

Games Blockchain Unity Developer (Intern/Dub)

Job title: Games Blockchain Unity Developer Term: Paid 3 month internship Location: The Digital Hub, Dublin 8, Ireland   Bitcoin Marketing Team is a successful and Irish owned cryptocurrency marketing agency. We will be putting together a series of events over the coming year, and we have a once in[...]

Unity3D environmental artist & 3D artists (Dub)

  Award winning Pink Kong Studios creates branded entertainment for TV, Film, Games and Advertising Houses from our base in Dublin. One of our most recent jobs was working alongside Variable State on their highly successful game Virginia. This was a fantastic team and project to work on and we want to[...]

Unity Games Developers, Artists & Animators (Dub)

  Award winning Pink Kong Studios creates branded entertainment for TV, Film, Games and Advertising Houses from our base in Dublin. We have been awarded a fund from Audi Dublin International Film Festival (ADIFF) and Screen Training Ireland to create an immersive VR experience. We are looking for Unity developers[...]

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[...]

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[...]

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[...]

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 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 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[...]

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.[...]

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 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

 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[...]