Playground Games is looking for a Creative Director to setup and lead a world-class design team on an entirely new AAA open-world action / RPG project. You will help to define and be responsible for executing against the project’s vision.

You’ll take responsibility for team management and mentoring, as well as being a key member of the project leadership group. You will report directly to the Studio Creative Director.


Your experience within game design will have seen you work on multiple high-profile console titles in the course of your career. As Creative Director, you’ll have a demonstrable management track record and the ability to support, develop and inspire your team.


You’ll be flexible, highly motivated and approachable, with excellent communication skills honed by your experience of leading teams.


Skills summary,

  • At least one published title in a Design leadership position or similar
  • Multiple high-profile published console titles
  • A demonstrable track record of quality in your previous work
  • Inspirational team management skills
  • A genuine passion for games


This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s most exciting games studios as a founding member on a new AAA project.

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“The thing that I enjoy the most about Playground is its relentlessly collaborative atmosphere, creatively that’s something I place a lot of value on.”