Ceased Trading. 12th Sept 2013
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Why Work Here

Founded in 1990 by game industry veterans Philip and Andrew Oliver, Blitz Games Studios is one of the world’s largest independent video game developers. Based in Leamington Spa, we are the multi-award winning studio behind Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (co-developed with Junction Point and Disney Interactive Studios) , Kumo Lumo, our first title to be developed exclusively for iOS, as well as an extensive back catalogue of over 60 titles across a huge range of platforms.

We have developed games for some of the world's highest profile brands including Disney, DreamWorks, Coca-Cola and Nickelodeon and continue with our mission to create critically and commercially successful games within a stable, friendly and professional environment.

Our Culture

As a studio we understand that it’s our people that make us truly great, which is why we are committed to providing our employees with a positive, challenging and highly rewarding working environment. We are extremely passionate about what we do, and that drive and dedication is the cornerstone of how we work as a company, in our project teams and as individuals . At Blitz we work hard to maintain a friendly and relaxed working atmosphere, whilst ensuring that we bring out the best in all of our employees.

Learning and Development

Our award winning Blitz Academy delivers a wide variety of in-house training opportunities utilising the broad knowledge of our creative professionals as well as bringing relevant external inspirational professionals to the studio to expand our skills and knowledge. Everyone within the company can actively be involved in the academy from attending modules, to delivering modules and sharing knowledge which improve skills, engagement and productivity of the studio.

Rewards and Benefits

We offer a range of great rewards and benefits to our employees including a generous annual leave entitlement, relocation package, flexible working hours, life assurance scheme, critical illness scheme, private medical insurance, an income protection scheme, personal pension scheme, childcare vouchers and locally negotiated discounts.

Location

All positions are based in Leamington Spa. Our offices are situated in the town centre. Leamington is a spa town situated in the heart of Warwickshire. Served with excellent transport links and easily accessible from the North and South.

How to apply

To apply for any of the positions advertised please click on the vacancy "Apply" button. You will be required to provide a CV and for most roles a link to your portfolio or showreel. If your application demonstrates the skills and criteria that we are looking for, we’ll invite you to the Studio for a 1st interview. If you are successful at this stage, we will invite you to a 2 day task based 2nd interview. We can only accept applications from candidates who possess the right to work in the UK at the time of application.

If you are unable to apply online for any reason, please contact our Recruitment team by emailing careers@blitzgamesstudios.com.