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Guru Careers
Sep 14, 2021
Full time
A Game Producer is needed to join the game development team of a fast-growing gaming technology business. Expect to ensure the best possible games get made, whatever challenges might stand in the way. You might test new ideas on players, define who it's designed for and how it differs from competing products, you will take a keen interest in game performance and use this data to optimise existing products and enhance new ones. Location is not a consideration, you can work remotely, they do have UK offices in Tunbridge Wells (Kent) and Woodbridge (Suffolk) should you want some face-to-face interaction. Reporting to the Head of Production the Game Producer will work closely with stakeholders, developers and asset designers and will take a game from ideation to go live. You will be responsible for creating captivating games and will work across all aspects (game design to QA) to create standout products across web and mobile devices. The Game Producer will have had some exposure to sports related game development (being a sports or gaming mega-fan helps), you will have the ability to liaise with clients and guide designers to create static assets for the games and how to add polish and playability with animation, sound and effects to create dynamic and modern online games which consumers want to play again and again. To qualify… You should be a Game Producer / Video Game Producer / Producer or similar with a CV that demonstrates: You are a great communicator and able to negotiate internally and externally to keep clients happy and engaged through production and beyond. An understanding of how a game is made, and you know what needs to happen during the game production lifecycle. A keen understanding of how to identify player types and what games might appeal to these. You work well with people from different backgrounds and cultures. A keen eye for detail. A good level of creativity. You are able to work with live game data to improve products in-flight. A good understanding of end-user technology and implications of these (e.g. native vs mobile web). Some exposure to the regulated gambling sector would be an advantage. This is a fantastic role, for a Game Producer to join an emerging team, with a real chance to take ownership and create world-class products that you and the company can be proud of. We are looking for a candidate who is detail-orientated, loves gaming and wants to move the world forward fast.
Guru Careers
Sep 14, 2021
Full time
A .NET / C# Developer / Senior Developer is needed to join a leader in the music industry. With the flexibility to work from their London office and remotely, you will join their dynamic Content Protection (Anti-Piracy) team and will have the opportunity to support the growth of UK artists and record labels. Joining the team as a Software Developer you will play a key role within the content protection team helping to discover, assess and remove infringing music content online. Not everyday an opportunity comes along where you can actually help to clean up the illegal downloading and streaming of music! Reporting to the Head of Content Protection the .Net / C# Developer / Senior Developer will lead the design, architecture and development of various software tools, including bespoke web crawlers, whois & network lookup tools, website monitoring tools, etc. On a day-to-day basis you will implement technical solutions to discover, assess and remove infringing music content online; advise and implement technical solutions to improve operations, manage internal databases and provide support to the team as required. To qualify... You should be a .NET C# Developer / Senior Developer / Technologist / Software Developer (.NET / C# ) / .NET Developer / C# Developer / Senior Software Developer / Software Engineer / Lead Developer C# Programmer / C#/.NET Developer / Software Architect / Senior Software Engineer / Full Stack Developer or similar with a CV that demonstrates: Commercial and/or academic experience as a C# programmer; Excellent understanding of the .NET framework including WinForms, ASP.NET MVC, Entity Framework and LINQ; Experience in software design, development and security; Experience in full stack development for the web (HTML, CSS, JavaScript and server side technologies); You are familiar with Azure Cloud Services / Docker and related concepts such as containers, images etc; Passion for solving problems and coming up with creative solutions; Excellent communicator and team player, able to motivate and inspire others. In return expect rewarding projects, an amazing working environment, passionate teams, top benefits and a 6% annual bonus. This music trade association is passionate about encouraging the best possible and most talented people to join its team - regardless of their gender, ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or political belief.