University Practitioner/Senior University Practitioner in Computer Games Design

University of Huddersfield
Huddersfield , United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Computing and Engineering

University Practitioner/Senior University Practitioner in Computer Games Design (2 posts)

University Practitioner: £13,802 - £15,525 per annum

Senior University Practitioner: £15,989 - £20,238 per annum

Huddersfield

Permanent

Part time 0.4 FTE 

Ref: R4535

The Department of Computer Science is seeking to recruit an experienced University Practitioner/Senior University Practitioner in Computer Games Design. You will have an undergraduate degree in Computer Games Art/Design (or a related area) together with industrial experience.

You will be required to create and manage links between the university and the games industry for the purposes of teaching, knowledge transfer, enterprise activity and student employability.

Applicants with knowledge of the entire production cycle of game development project implementation and best practice are particularly sought. Experience in administration and a willingness to undertake administrative duties is also essential.

With effective communication, interpersonal and organisational skills, you will be committed to the development of yourself and others, and supportive of equal opportunities.  You will be able to work as part of a team and be interested in contributing to novel approaches to research and teaching.

For further information please contact Professor Richard Hill on 01484 472060, R.Hill@hud.ac.uk

Skills & Requirements

Candidates must be able to demonstrate evidence of successful undergraduate or postgraduate teaching in Computer Games Design with expertise in one or more of the following areas:

  • Computer games design
  • Asset production and management
  • Scripting in games engines
  • Visual design
  • Game mechanics
  • Game production management and scheduling
  • Experience of game design across a wide range of devices

How to Apply

For further details about this post and to make an application please visit: http://hud.ac/fpg

Closing Date: 12 August 2019

Interview Date: 11 September 2019

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