Careers

As a team, we are passionate about quality and innovation and we’re always looking for great people who can help us push further.

If that sounds like you, have a look below at all of the positions we currently have open at Playground. If you can’t see a position that’s right for you, we welcome speculative applications. Just find one of the discipline-specific speculative roles below and apply using that.

We offer highly competitive salaries, plus a contributory pension scheme, private health care, and a childcare vouchers scheme. We operate flexible working hours, and all Playground staff receive 25 days annual leave per year, plus statutory holidays. In addition to holiday allowance, all new staff benefit from two Duvet Days per year, which can be taken at short notice, and will accrue an additional Duvet Day for each year of service, up to a maximum of five.

Diversity and Inclusion at Playground Games

At Playground Games, we believe that diversity and inclusion fuels creativity. We are committed to creating a safe and welcoming environment where anyone from any background can do their best work. We strive to build an inclusive culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates the diverse voices of our team members. It fuels our innovation and connects us closer to our players. Our commitment to equality and inclusion across race, colour, gender, age, religion or belief, sexual orientation, pregnancy/maternity and disability leads us forward every day.

Work Experience and Placements

Unfortunately we are unable to offer work experience but do have a 12-month placement scheme for university students on relevant courses.

Associate Art Director - Contract

Playground Games is seeking an Associate Art Director to join our Forza Horizon team who will realise our game vision and work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.

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Build Engineer - Contract

Playground Games is looking to grow their world-class Forza team with a talented Build Engineer, who is keen to develop and maintain the build server infrastructure required to deliver a AAA title.

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Environment Artist - Contract

Playground Games are looking for skilled and experienced Contract Environment Artists, responsible for the creation of immersive environments that realise our game’s vision.

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Lead Technical Artist

Playground Games is looking for a Lead Technical Artist to join our Fable team and be responsible for driving the Tech Art team's goals.

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Level Designer - Contract

Playground Games is looking for a Level Designer to join our Forza Horizon team. As a member of the design team on a AAA title, you’ll take responsibility for large sections of the game's level design, as well as mentoring and leading junior teammates.

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Media Producer - Contract

Playground Games are looking for a Media Producer to join our Forza Horizon team on a contract basis. As an integral part of the production process, you’ll be interacting with all disciplines and driving the delivery of high quality content supporting Forza Horizon media, community and social teams across a range of platforms.

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QA Technician - Contract

Playground Games is looking for a QA technician to join our Forza team. You will be responsible for helping to create and run test passes to ensure the stability and quality of our title.

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Senior Environment Artist

Playground Games is looking for a skilled and experienced Senior Environment Artist to join our Forza Horizon team, responsible for the creation of immersive environments that realise our game’s vision.

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Senior Producer

Playground Games are looking for a Senior Producer to join our Forza Horizon team. As an integral part of the production process, you’ll be interacting with all disciplines and driving the delivery of high quality features using modern development methodologies.

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Senior Producer

Playground Games is looking for a Senior Producer (Co-Dev) to join our Fable team on a permanent basis.

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