Hunt down your next role in game dev
Hunt down your next role in game dev

Hunt down your next role in game dev

Level up your career by checking out the latest hot jobs on the Hunt: Showdown team.

Are you looking for your next role? At Crytek, we have a wide range of open positions across our game and engine teams. Whether you want to work on the award-winning Hunt: Showdown, the legendary Crysis franchise, or the CRYENGINE technology that powers those games and many others around the world, you’ll find open jobs in different departments available on our careers site

Studio-based jobs AND remote-first opportunities are available, as well as hybrid roles. We take pride in offering a positive work environment, competitive salaries, and excellent benefits. Plus, you’ll get to work on the cutting-edge of video games! 

Today we’re taking a look at a few of the many positions available on our Hunt: Showdown team. 

Celebrating its fifth anniversary this month, Hunt: Showdown continues to go from strength to strength. The award-winning game has enjoyed record-breaking CCUs each year and new content is added regularly, including new maps, bosses, live events, and hundreds of weapons. There are a range of events to mark this landmark anniversary, including a brand new Twitch Drops event where you can earn free in-game rewards for watching Hunt Streams and you can also check out the on-going Hunt: Showdown Bounty Bash, our Hunt-themed gameshow where streamers battle it out in the bayou and in Hunt-themed quiz rounds to win top prizes for their communities. 

Hunt will get bigger and better over the next five years, and there are career defining opportunities available now. Play your part in creating the future of Hunt by joining the team!

Technical Director

Have you got 10 years of experience in software or games and 3 years of experience in a Lead Engineer capacity? Have you shipped at least one AAA game from start to finish as a technical lead? Then apply to the Technical Director position to be the vision holder for technology and set the highest standards for the game. You will take the initiative and push departments to create the best project possible following the game vision, maintain and improve the technical level of Hunt, and stay on top of the latest technical trends and streamline the development roadmap. Find our more and apply here.

Animation Director

Drive Hunt forward towards the highest quality in the field of animation! Use your experience and the collective experience of our excellent team to identify, assess, and solve creative problems quickly. You will be a passionate animator with an eye for detail and have a deep understanding of quality in animation and how to translate that into the gaming sphere.  If you have 10 years of experience in the games or movie industry in a lead capacity, you won’t want to miss out on this key role. Find out more here.

Further Open Positions

In addition to these senior roles, there are artist, animation, UI, lighting, AI, and production jobs at different experience levels available right now. Check out all the open roles on the Hunt team here.

Our team is passionate about what we do, and we are looking for people who are dedicated and driven. If you're ready to take your next, or first, step in game development, we have multiple open positions across Crytek. We value diversity and actively encourage people from all backgrounds to apply for roles, so join us on LinkedIn and check out our careers page for all our open jobs.

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