Lecturer in Game Development

Recruiter
Farnborough College of Technology
Location
Farnborough [Hampshire]
Salary
£29,000 - £32,000 Per Year, FTE.
Posted
10 Jun 2022 08:05
Closes
30 Jun 2022 23:59
Reference
REQ001006
Sector
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Specialism
IT / Computing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Is Offered

Lecturer in Game Development

Lecturer in Game Development

REF: REQ001006

Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits.  Part Time (0.6 FTE).

We are looking for a game design lecturer to join our team delivering on courses from level 3 to level 6.  The ideal candidate will have a good understand of video game design principles and will have experience with prototyping, coding and building interactive experiences within game engines. Software used to deliver the course includes Unity 3D, Blender and Maya, however this is flexible with learners being able to access Unreal Engine as an option.

Essentials:

  • Working knowledge and understanding of game engines
  • Knowledge and understanding of the design and application of game design principles
  • Understanding of level
  • A working knowledge of audio within game design
  • Understanding of the structure of code (ideally C#) to build blueprints/visual scripts or to write full code
  • Some understand of 3D modelling (ideally Blender and Maya)
  • Understanding of video game narrative design and collaborative documentation

Desirables:

  • Networking contacts within the game development industry
  • Strong knowledge of C# from the perspective of game design
  • Video editing and recording skills for creating blended learning material
  • Strong working knowledge of both Unity and Unreal engine
  • Shipped titles
  • Project management experience using Jira or similar software
  • Strong sound design and audio recording skills
  • Working knowledge of substance painter

This is a superb opportunity for a first-class applicant to teach in an Outstanding College. In turn we can offer you interesting and varied work with an excellent benefits package.

Benefits include: Teachers Pension, 40 days holiday, onsite gym, Employee Assistance Programme including Savings Centre offering retail discounts, Refectory, on-site Nursery facilities (Bookworms Nursery) and free on-site parking.

Farnborough College of Technology is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Where we have a high volume of applicants, we reserve the right to close the vacancy before the published deadline, so early application is advised.