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Games Jobs Live is a series of events, interviews and gamejams to bring together game development studios and people looking for a new job in games - whether they already work in the industry, another industry, or have recently graduated and are looking to join.

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Games Jobs Live is a series of events, interviews and gamejams to bring together game development studios and people looking for a new job in games - whether they already work in the industry, another industry, or have recently graduated and are looking to join.

    Getting into Games 2023

    Getting into Games 2023

    Hear from acclaimed game development studios, and leading games course providers. Featuring:

    Escape Studios
    Eric
    Abertay University
    Avalanche Studios
    University of Salford
    Sega Hardlight
    Glasgow School of Art
    Ubisoft Leamington

    • 1 hr 43 min
    How to get into the Games Industry 2022

    How to get into the Games Industry 2022

    The global games market is a $159 billion industry, with 2.7 billion people globally playing video games, with it being one of the few industries to see growth as a result of Covid-19, and now nearly 50,000 people work across the UK's games development, publishing and retail sectors.  

    The livestreamed event will feature speakers from acclaimed game developers, and Escape Studios, Abertay University, University of Liverpool and Salford University will also talk about the games courses they offer, and be available online for the event duration to answer any questions.

    For more information visit www.gamesjobs.live

    • 1 hr 37 min
    Grads Jobs Live: 8th June 2022

    Grads Jobs Live: 8th June 2022

    Recently graduated and looking for your first job in the games industry?  Join us to hear directly from games developers around the UK with active graduate vacancies; who they are, what they've done, and most importantly, who they're desperately looking for.   

    Featuring:- 

    6:33 Blazing Griffin's Creative Designer Pete Low (Murder Mystery Machine, Murderous Pursuits, The Ship: Remastered) 

    22:50 Creative Assembly's Director of Live Operations Alex Rehm  (Total War, Alien: Isolation) 

    39:35 Into Games' Director of Partnership and Development Brandon Cole 

    55:00 Sharkmob's Art Director Benjamin Penrose (Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodhunt) 

    1:12:10 Rivet Games' Lead Vehicle Artist, Matt Price and , Lead Software Engineer, Kevin Conaghan(Luzern-Sursee, West Cornwall Local for Train Sim World) 

    1:25:00 Universally Speaking's Chief People Officer, Vic Rodgers  

    More details at www.gamesjobs.live

    • 1 hr 43 min
    Games Jobs Live: North April 2022

    Games Jobs Live: North April 2022

    Looking for a new job in the games industry?

    Join us to hear directly from games developers in and around the North of England with active vacancies; who they are, what they've done, and most importantly, who they're desperately looking for.

    Featuring:


    Rebellion  (Sniper Elite, Zombie Army)
    10:10 Games (recently setup new Warrington studio)
    Team 17 (Worms, Overcooked, Golf with Your Friends)
    Huey Games (Hyper Sentinel, Mystery of Woolley Mountain)
    Double Eleven (Minecraft Dungeons, Rust, Goat Simulator)

    For more details, visit www.gamesjobs.live

    • 1 hr 31 min
    Games Jobs Live: Midlands March 2022

    Games Jobs Live: Midlands March 2022

    Join us to hear directly from games developers in and around the Midlands with active vacancies; who they are, what they've done, and most importantly, who they're desperately looking for.  

    Featuring presentations from: 

    08:12 Codemasters (Formula 1, Dirt 5, Fast and Furious Crossroads) 

    23:25 Third Kind Games (Blankos Block Party, Forza Horizon 4, DRG Initiative) 

    39:05 Free Radical (TimeSplitters) 

    59:20 Flix Interactive  (Sea of Thieves, Worms Rumble, Beyond a Steel Sky) 

    1:13:20 BULKHEAD (Wardogs, Battalion 1944, The Turing Test)



    For future events and more information, visit www.gamesjobs.live

    • 1 hr 28 min
    Games Jobs Live: South

    Games Jobs Live: South

    Looking for a new job in the games industry? 

    Join us to hear directly from games developers in and around the South of England with active vacancies; who they are, what they've done, and most importantly, who they're desperately looking for.  

    ➡️ Presenting (and chatting!) will be:  

    - Creative Assembly (Total War, Alien Isolation) 

    - Rebellion (Sniper Elite, Zombie Army) 

    - MAG Interactive (Ruzzle, Word Domination) 

    - Playmint (The Crypt)  



    This is a livestream event lasting 60-90 minutes. Each studio will have their own dedicated chat channel so you can follow up with any questions to them, and if you like what you hear, just apply directly.   

    Many thanks to our sponsors Plus Accounting for supporting this event and the local region.

    For more details and resources, visit www.gamesjobs.live

    • 1 hr 14 min

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