Category Archives: Jobs & Internships

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

Please check the date posted to see if it is an open position.

Posting a job here is free to members, supporters and regular users of who can submit them by clicking here.

Please note: Recruitment agencies looking to post jobs should contact us directly to discuss posting a job listing after making a small donation.

Build Engineer at StoryToys

Role As Build Engineer you will work closely with the Development Teams to support and design continuous integration and delivery pipeline applications, various scripting and automation tasks relative to application and service delivery, and/or platform support. Other duties may include general assistance with projects, troubleshooting and SDLC support. This is[...]

QA Lead at StoryToys

Role As a QA Lead you will integrate with the Development Teams to test our apps and provide support. As part of a multidisciplinary agile team you will be responsible for the test and submission process; providing best practice guidance and using your experience to help streamline processes where possible.[...]

Senior and/or Mid-Level Unity Engineer at StoryToys

Key Responsibilities: Best practice game development using Unity3D engine. You will push for quality implementations that are performant, technically sound and reusable by other developers. Train other developers in the intricacies of Unity 3D [Senior] Promote clean, efficient and optimised code to the whole team. We want someone who is[...]

Assistant Professor in Film (computer game narratives) Dublin

The Discipline of Film, School of Creative Arts at Trinity College Dublin invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in Film. The appointment responds to specific needs identified in a series of reports including the Department of Education and Skills Action Plan, ‘Technology Skills 2022’, and the Olsberg Report[...]

Programmer Simteractive (Dublin)

  Simteractive is seeking a talented, experienced and enthusiastic programmer to join their team and work on their next project, Designer Life, which has already been selected for Creative Europe funding. The core team are based in Dublin but we are working remotely at the moment. Previously we released a[...]

NEW: Experienced C#/Unity Developer – VRAI (Dublin)

We’re looking for an experienced C#/Unity Developer for our dev team working on our data driven VR simulation product, as well as creating bespoke VR simulation experiences. The ideal candidate will be an experienced C# developer who creates high quality software, and is a problem solver. Your Responsibilities *You will[...]

Game Tools (Web application Developer) Warducks

We are looking for a web application engineer to build content and LiveOps tools that will control the in-game experience for millions of players in our upcoming mobile game. You will need extensive technical expertise, the ability to work independently, and commitment to follow through on big ideas.   As[...]

Unity Game Developers @ Immersive VR Education, Waterford.

Immersive VR Education are looking for Unity Game Developers to join their Waterford based studio. The successful candidates must have 4+ years of experience and will get to work with an award winning VR development studio. Duties and Responsibilities: ● Plan, design and implement features that focus on user interactions[...]

Job Opening: Graphic Designer for Network In Play (Maynooth/remote)

The deadline for applications for this position has now passed. ************** Network in Play are looking to hire a graphic designer, part time, to create a document visualizing and communicating the findings from our research project for different audiences. Role This job includes working with the researchers to define the[...]

Senior Concept Artist @ Black Shamrock, Dublin.

Black Shamrock game development studio are looking for a Senior Concept Artist. You will work on multiple AAA console game projects in a high productivity studio. As a Senior Concept Artist, you will work closely with the Art Director, Lead Artist and overall art team in order to create realistic and[...]

Senior Software Engineer C++ @ Black Shamrock, Dublin.

Black Shamrock game development studio are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to help build technology and tools for internal and external games. You will create SDKs, efficient APIs, work on architectural design, implementation and debugging on multiple platforms — collaborate on complex problems with Designers, Artists and other Engineers in[...]

Senior Unreal Programmer @ Black Shamrock, Dublin.

Black Shamrock game development studio are looking for an experienced programmer to help them with a variety of projects coming down their pipeline in the next few months. They are seeking a pragmatic and efficient coder familiar with the aspects of game development that will be a key addition to[...]

Senior Level Artist @ Black Shamrock, Dublin.

Black Shamrock game development studio are looking for a Senior Level Artist to be part of their creative team and to work on ambitious Playstation4, Xbox One and PC games. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical understanding of environment asset and level creation, can easily communicate with other[...]

Junior Unreal / C ++ Developer @ Black Shamrock, Dublin.

Black Shamrock game development studio are looking for a Junior Unreal Engine programmer to join them in designing and shaping some new projects within the business. They are seeking a pragmatic and efficient coder that will take part during every aspect of game development.   What you will be doing:[...]

Video Game Assistant Producer @ Black Shamrock, Dublin.

  Black Shamrock game development studio are looking for a highly organised Video Game Producer with strong communication, and project management skills. Self-direction and follow-up skills are a must, as well as the ability to anticipate production issues, and find effective solutions. The candidate must enjoy seeing a project from[...]

Tool Engineer @ Black Shamrock, Dublin.

Black Shamrock game development studio are looking for an experienced tool engineer to help them in developing new and exciting projects within the gaming industry. The role requires someone who can work independently and liaise with designers, technical artists, UI/UX experts and programmers across the business, to deliver to both[...]

Senior Lighting Artist @ Black Shamrock, Dublin.

Black Shamrock game development studio are looking for a senior lighting artist to join their team to “help us create a kick-ass action RPG based on a famous IP”. They are seeking a motivated and efficient artist familiar with environment pipelines, all aspects of asset creation, lighting and composition to[...]

AR/VR PhD opportunity (Dublin)

The deadline for this position has now passed. Please do not apply. *********** 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[...]

Deep Learning PhD opportunity (Dublin)

The deadline for this position has now passed. Please do not apply. *********** 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[...]

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[...]

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[...]

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.[...]