Working at Redhill Games

Are you a seasoned industry veteran or considering a career in making games? We are always on the lookout to hire talented people!

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Open positions

You’ve made it this far – maybe you’re already thinking about how you would fit in at Redhill? Have a look at our open positions below, and send us an email if you find something that would match your profile! Be sure to include your CV/LinkedIn and portfolio in your application and we’ll get back to you!

Email: jobs@redhillgames.com

Gameplay Programmer (Mid/Sr)

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We are looking for a Gameplay Programmer to join our core game development team in Helsinki, Finland to work on our first title – Nine to Five.

As a Gameplay Programmer, you will be working in cross-discipline teams creating various game systems and features from scratch. You will have a lot of say in how things work, how they are developed and maintained.

Responsibilities

  • Creating compelling game systems, ranging from player movement to gunplay to in-game purchases
  • Polishing the systems so our players find them easy and fun to use
  • Providing necessary tools to designers to efficiently use the systems
  • Designing, building, and maintaining efficient, reusable, and reliable code

Requirements

  • Proficient in C++
  • Has worked on gameplay
  • Has worked in cross-discipline teams with artists and designers
  • Self-motivated and proactive with a dedication to improving your craft

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Good knowledge of Unreal Engine 4
  • Has worked on PC and/or console shooters
  • Shipped a game or two
  • Worked on real-time multiplayer games
  • Worked on varying gameplay tasks including AI and animation

Why should you join Redhill Games?

  • We don’t make a lot of noise about it but, Redhill Games is one of the most promising game start-ups to come out of Europe lately; it has proven leadership, an all-star development team and solid financial backing.
  • We have a great team of passionate game developers so you will not be alone!
  • We value character – we are all different but have a common purpose. We respect each other’s talent and contribution.
  • We’re all adults and have a life too. Need to work remote on occasion? Sick kid? Not a problem, we’ll figure it out.
  • We are very international – in the team we already have representatives of 23 countries!
  • We speak the same language – Yes, it’s English! Among other languages we have Finnish, Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese and Greek.
  • We love, play and develop games – you will always have someone to play with!
  • Our office is conveniently located downtown Helsinki, with tons of options for transportation, shops and restaurants all within reach.
  • If Finland is not your base, we will help you relocate and you will get to love the country of Moomins, Santa and coffee!
  • Last but not least – we offer competitive compensation and good benefits!

You feeling it?

Just press the little red button below to send us e-mail (jobs@redhillgames.com). Tell us a bit about yourself and don’t forget to include your CV/LinkedIn! We would love to know more about you.

Lead 3C (characters/camera/controls) designer

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We are looking for a Lead 3C Designer to join the core game development team where this person will be leading the creation of compelling character controls, features and design on both PC and Console game.

Responsibilities

  • Taking ownership of designing, prototyping, and implementing character control features
  • Working closely with programmers and animators on delivering the best in class character controls for multiplatform first person shooter game
  • Creating specifications and mockups to demonstrate your ideas to the team
  • Cooperating with other designers on other second to second and combat features
  • Collaborating together with the disciplines leads to improve design workflows and practices
  • Managerial responsibilities

Requirements

  • 6+ years working on multiplatform (PC & Console) first person shooters
  • Shipped at least one PC and/or Console first person shooter game as a 3C Designer
  • Experience working in cross-discipline teams with programmers, character artists and animators on delivering compelling character controls
  • Has been responsible of developing entire gameplay features from start to finish
  • SuperB communication and presentational skills
  • Self-motivated and proactive with a dedication to improving your craft

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Worked as a 3C designer on first person multiplayer shooter games
  • Worked as a 3C designer with Unreal Engine 4

Why should you join Redhill Games?

  • We have a great team of passionate game developers so you will not be alone! 
  • We value character – we are all different but have a common purpose. We respect each other’s talent and contribution.  
  • We are very international – in the team we already have representatives of 23 countries! 
  • We speak the same language – Yes, it’s English! Among other languages we have Finnish, Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese and Greek.
  • We love, play and develop games – you will always have someone to play with!  
  • Our office is conveniently located downtown Helsinki, with tons of options for transportation, shops and restaurants all within reach. 
  • If Finland is not your base, we will help you relocate and you will get to love the country of Moomins, Santa and coffee!   
  • Last but not least – we offer competitive compensation and good benefits! 

You feeling it?

Just press the little red button below to send us e-mail (jobs@redhillgames.com). Tell us a bit about yourself and don’t forget to include a link to your portfolio and your CV/LinkedIn! We would love to know more about you.

Lead Animator

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We are looking for a highly talented and experienced Lead Animator to join the game development team where you will be leading creation of the in-game animations with the highest quality standards using keyframe as well as mocap techniques.

Responsibilities

  • Leading the Animation team
  • Together with the Art Lead defining specs for the new roles in the team
  • Taking responsibility for the full employment cycle of the direct reports – hiring, performance & development and termination
  • Mentoring junior members of the team
  • Setting standards for the animation work, building animation systems
  • Taking part in the production meetings representing the team and reporting on the plans, achievements and difficulties
  • Working in close collaboration throughout different departments to assure propriety implementation of animations within game engine
  • Creating key frame animation as well as working with motion capture data for in-game assets while following the given style guide
  • Ensuring timely completion of animation commitments at the desired quality bar
  • Partnering with designers, programmers and other departments involved

Requirements

  • 7+ years of experience in game development animation (PC and/or console), at least 2 of those in a managerial role
  • Excellent understanding of Unreal Engine animation systems and Blueprints
  • Ability to create fluid, smooth, realistic animations
  • Good understanding and experience in gameplay animation
  • Good knowledge of human and animal anatomy and movement, body language and the mechanics of expression of emotion
  • Great communication and organizational skills in working with others throughout the entire game development process
  • Expertise with Maya and Houdini
  • Expertise with creating, optimizing, and owning gameplay animation graphs
  • Ability to create and maintain technical documentation as needed

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Interest in animating both organic and mechanical systems
  • Skills in writing Maya python scripts

Why should you join Redhill Games?

  • We have a great team of passionate game developers so you will not be alone!
  • We value character – we are all different but have a common purpose. We respect each other’s talent and contribution.
  • We are very international – in the team we already have representatives of 23 countries!
  • We speak the same language – Yes, it’s English! Among other languages we have Finnish, Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese and Greek.
  • We love, play and develop games – you will always have someone to play with!
  • Our office is conveniently located downtown Helsinki, with tons of options for transportation, shops and restaurants all within reach.
  • If Finland is not your base, we will help you relocate and you will get to love the country of Moomins, Santa and coffee! 
  • Last but not least – we offer competitive compensation and good benefits!

You feeling it?

Just press the little red button below to send us e-mail (jobs@redhillgames.com). Tell us a bit about yourself and don’t forget to include a link to your portfolio and your CV/LinkedIn! We would love to know more about you.

Lead Character Artist

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We are looking for a Lead Character Artist to join the core game development team.
This person will have a key role in establishing the look, design and creation of the characters that populate the game worlds. The right candidate has the passion in crafting iconic characters and skills produce stunning, high quality and efficient AAA game content.

Responsibilities

  • Leading the character art team in development of high-quality AAA characters
  • Modeling, texturing and implementation of real-time character models 
  • Contributing to the references, concepts, and art direction, while also having the initiative to take the work further independently 
  • Working closely with the team and external partners to ensure that quality is consistent and cohesive

Requirements

  • Shipped a PC/Console title as a Lead Character Artist
  • 5+ years of experience in AAA game development (PC and/or console)
  • You have the passion to create designs fit for a first-person shooter game
  • Demonstrated ability in designing and crafting believable characters
  • You have proficient knowledge of Unreal Engine, Maya / Modo / MudBox / ZBrush, Marvelous Designer, Substance Painter or equivalent package

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Understanding of industrial and product design
  • Interest and understanding of believable military aesthetics and designs
  • You have excellent understanding of form, shape, structure, and anatomy
  • Strong traditional art skills such as painting, drawing or sculpting
  • Experience with modular character sets

Why should you join Redhill Games?

  • We have a great team of passionate game developers so you will not be alone!
  • We value character – we are all different but have a common purpose. We respect each other’s talent and contribution.
  • We are very international – in the team we already have representatives of 23 countries!
  • We speak the same language – Yes, it’s English! Among other languages we have Finnish, Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese and Greek.
  • We love, play and develop games – you will always have someone to play with!
  • Our office is conveniently located downtown Helsinki, with tons of options for transportation, shops and restaurants all within reach.
  • If Finland is not your base, we will help you relocate and you will get to love the country of Moomins, Santa and coffee! 
  • Last but not least – we offer competitive compensation and good benefits!

You feeling it?

Just press the little red button below to send us e-mail (jobs@redhillgames.com). Tell us a bit about yourself and don’t forget to include a link to your portfolio and your CV/LinkedIn! We would love to know more about you.

Senior Backend Programmer

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We are looking for a Senior Backend Programmer to join the core game development team where this person will play an important role in our small, fast-moving team building scalable, green-field, backend services in support of massively multiplayer game.

Responsibilities

  • Design and implement new services from scratch 
  • Maintain and improve existing systems that support our games 
  • Backend development in collaboration with other teams
  • On-call support of the life game on rota

Requirements

  • 5+ years of work experience in a similar role on PC or mobile titles with large userbases
  • Experience maintaining and provisioning cloud services like AWS, Google Cloud or Azure
  • Solid knowledge of Java or any object-oriented language 
  • Knowledge and experience of designing microservices at scale 

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Experience in Go 
  • Experience in running live multiplayer games 
  • Experience in different kinds of databases (PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, Redis) 
  • Experience in container orchestration (Kubernetes, Docker) 
  • Experience in infrastructure as code (Terraform) 
  • Experience in setting up and maintaining CI/CD pipelines 
  • Experience in monitoring tools and observability (Prometheus, Grafana) 

Why should you join Redhill Games?

  • We don’t make a lot of noise about it but, Redhill Games is one of the most promising game start-ups to come out of Europe lately; it has proven leadership, an all-star development team and solid financial backing.
  • We have a great team of passionate game developers so you will not be alone!
  • We value character – we are all different but have a common purpose. We respect each other’s talent and contribution.
  • We’re all adults and have a life too. Need to work remote on occasion? Sick kid? Not a problem, we’ll figure it out.
  • We are very international – in the team we already have representatives of 23 countries!
  • We speak the same language – Yes, it’s English! Among other languages we have Finnish, Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese and Greek.
  • We love, play and develop games – you will always have someone to play with!
  • Our office is conveniently located downtown Helsinki, with tons of options for transportation, shops and restaurants all within reach.
  • If Finland is not your base, we will help you relocate and you will get to love the country of Moomins, Santa and coffee!
  • Last but not least – we offer competitive compensation and good benefits!

You feeling it?

Just press the little red button below to send us e-mail (jobs@redhillgames.com). Tell us a bit about yourself and don’t forget to include your CV/LinkedIn! We would love to know more about you.

Have a different kind of position in mind?

If you can’t find anything for yourself on the list, fear not! If you think your skills and personality would be a good fit for our team just send us an open application.

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