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d3t is at the cutting edge of technology and we deliver truly ground-breaking projects for our A-list clients. And as a successful and growing business we are always interested in recruiting talented individuals.

We look for team members who want to deliver consistently high quality and technically excellent work. We offer an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment. Our anti-crunch mentality and mentoring ethos bring out the best in our team. Along with a competitive salary, we offer great company benefits including private medical insurance and a generous holiday allowance. If you thrive on challenge and want to work on a diverse range of projects for a forward thinking company, we want to hear from you.

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Vacancies

As a successful and growing business at the cutting edge of technology, we are always interested in recruiting talented individuals.

Explore our current vacancies on this page. And If you deliver consistently high quality and technically excellent work, please feel free to send us your CV anytime, along with examples of your work.

By uploading your CV you agree with our privacy policy. We will keep your personal details on file for 6 months and they will not be kept longer than is necessary for the purpose for which it is being retained. If you prefer that your personal details are not retained then please advise.

Please click here to view information on internships at d3t.

  • d3t is at the cutting edge of technology and creativity, delivering co-development video game services to our global triple-A clients. Our successful studio is continuing to grow and […]

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    d3t is at the cutting edge of technology and creativity, delivering co-development video game services to our global triple-A clients. Our successful studio is continuing to grow and we are now looking for a Senior VFX Artist to join the expanding Art Team. Our studio, part of the Keywords Studios group, works on multiple exciting projects at any one time offering plenty of variety and involvement.

    We are based in Runcorn, Cheshire and offer an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment. We are passionate about what we do and pride ourselves on our anti-crunch mentality, mentoring ethos and have been awarded ‘Best Places to Work’ multiple times by gamesindustry.biz.

    THE ROLE – SENIOR VFX ARTIST

    The Senior VFX Artist is a key part of our growing Art Team at d3t. Having an excellent eye for detail, we are looking for someone who can create world-class Visual Effects that support and enhance the gameplay experience. We work with very high-profile clients on amazing game titles and the quality of our Visual Effects artwork is critical to satisfying and retaining their loyalty.

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Accurately follow a pre-defined art direction or concept to produce impressive visual effects in varying art styles.
    • Create complex high-quality effects, from prototype through to implementation in-game, including bug fixing and polishing and assisting with concepting new ideas, exploring new techniques.
    • Work with other Art Leads in helping to oversee the VFX art team quality, ensuring consistency between initial vision and final look.
    • Work with tech artists and programmers to improve workflows, creating clean and efficient systems, with an awareness of what is required for optimal performance.
    • Ensure work hits all memory and frame rate guides and comply to project guidelines in terms of naming conventions, texture layering structures, folders etc.
    • With a professional and organised approach, you adhere to schedules and promptly feedback concerns regarding any aspects of the project. Ensuring the right tasks are tackled in the right order, updating Jira, communicating progress and helping to manage team deliverables.
    • Respond to art direction effectively and assist in both providing and implementing feedback.
    • Keep up to date with industry advancements and technologies and share knowledge with the VFX art team.
    • Add to our library of tutorials, documents and technical guides to improve efficiency in the VFX art processes and be proactive in finding solutions to technical issues.
    • Self-driven, autonomous and confident, demonstrate responsibility for work quality and processes for both yourself and other members of the art team, actively contributing fresh ideas and encouraging the team.
    • Confident with motivating VFX Artists, inspire colleagues to flourish and help promote a culture of collaborative innovation.

    SKILLS

    • Excellent artistic ability exhibited through a portfolio/showreel, demonstrating a broad range of 2D and 3D real time game VFX in a variety of art styles.
    • Strong understanding of timing, weight, physical behaviour and motion physics.
    • In depth understanding of current visual effects trends and technologies and a passion for innovation.
    • High proficiency in Maya/Max, Photoshop, Substance and After Effects.
    • Experience in Houdini, UE4’s Cascade or Niagra, Unity’s Shuriken, PopcornFX, FumeFX or Ember Gen.
    • In depth understanding of various tools and game engines currently used in game development.
    • Strong communication and organisation skills and confident working as part of a multidisciplinary art team.
    • Evidence of being an enthusiastic leader or role model whilst in the role of VFX artist.
    • Practical and methodical approach to both technical and creative problem-solving and an ability to take art direction effectively.
    • Demonstrate dependability and commitment to projects and tasks, and a hunger to learn and improve as a VFX artist.
    • Flexible and calm approach with the ability to adapt with change.
    • Ability to deliver quality work within fixed time constraints.
    • Passion for staying up to date with latest technology and embracing new game art techniques.

    DESIRABLE SKILLS

    • Some basic programming knowledge in Python or HLSL.
    • Experience of working within VFX development for at least 4 years.
    • At least three published titles.
    • At least two full project cycles in an Intermediate Art position.

    BENEFITS & PERKS

    Just some of the many offered by d3t:

    • 22 days holiday (+ 3 extra at Christmas + bank holidays)
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Flexible working hours
    • Private Medical Insurance Scheme & Eye Care Scheme
    • Anti-crunch ethos – an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment!
    • Income Protection
    • Employee Share Scheme
    • Annual Bonus – be rewarded for great teamwork!
    • Free Parking
    • Monthly Fitness Sessions
    • Complimentary Refreshments – an extensive range to suit all dietary preferences
    • Company Socials, Project Launch/Wrap Parties + Annual d3t Events
    • Breakout Areas – filled with perks such as games, snacks etc.
    • Assistance and support with re-location to the area.

    APPLY NOW – SEND US YOUR CV AND A COVERING LETTER/PORTFOLIO TO [email protected].

    Please note we are actively hiring through the Covid-19 pandemic. Interviews will be held by video call. We have the majority of the d3t team working remotely from home and once it is safe to do so, we will be returning to the studio. This position will be studio based in Runcorn, Cheshire.

    PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION POLICY

    d3t is strongly committed to protecting your personal information. By sending your CV/Resume, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions and consent to your data being managed and retained in accordance with our data privacy and retention policy.

    We will keep your personal details on file for 6 months and they will not be kept longer than is necessary for the purpose for which it is being retained. If you prefer that your personal details are not retained then please advise.

  • d3t is at the cutting edge of technology and creativity, delivering co-development video game services to our global triple-A clients. Our successful studio is growing, and we are […]

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    d3t is at the cutting edge of technology and creativity, delivering co-development video game services to our global triple-A clients. Our successful studio is growing, and we are now looking for a Designer to join the expanding Design Team. We can offer plenty of variety and involvement as our studio is part of the global Keywords Studios Group and we work on multiple exciting projects at any one time,

    We are based in Runcorn, Cheshire and offer an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment. d3t are incredibly passionate about what we do! We pride ourselves on our anti-crunch mentality, mentoring ethos and have been awarded ‘Best Places to Work 2020’, in addition to other years, by gamesindustry.biz.

    THE DAILY LIFE OF A DESIGNER

    • Review and feedback on game development progress to reflect on how it adheres to the overall game vision.
    • Communicate the project objectives, strategies, and general information to all team members; to give visibility to how the development is advancing.
    • Liaise with other designers to communicate issues and progress.
    • Work closely with the team to facilitate and promote different core and class mechanics.
    • Actively participate in the decision-making process with team leads and oversee the necessary adjustments.
    • Promote and build a strong cooperative culture with other disciplines.
    • Be part of, and contribute to an environment that is motivating for team members and which fosters development and creation.
    • Maintain design documentation, create game scripts, talk to QA about current issues.
    • Carry out all other related tasks.

    PERSONAL SKILLS

    • Absolute passion for making games.
    • Thrives as part of a team.
    • Confident and able to communicate at all levels.
    • Ability to adapt to changing situations.
    • Good analytical skills.
    • Reliable and responsible.
    • Hungry to learn and expand your areas of expertise.

    ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

    • 2+ years’ experience of working in a design position.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
    • Excellent ability to organize and structure your own work and that of the team (follow ups, control, schedule).
    • Client focus (internal and external).

    ADDITIONAL DESIRABLE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

    • Scripting experience.
    • Art package experience (2D or 3D).
    • Good working knowledge of Unreal and Unity.

    BENEFITS & PERKS

    Just some of the many offered by d3t:

    • 25 days holiday (+ bank holidays)
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Flexible working hours
    • Private Medical Insurance Scheme & Eye Care Scheme
    • Employee Share Scheme
    • Anti-crunch ethos – an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment!
    • Income Protection
    • Annual Bonus – be rewarded for great teamwork!
    • Free Parking
    • Monthly Fitness Sessions
    • Complimentary Refreshments – an extensive range to suit all dietary preferences
    • Company Socials, Project Launch/Wrap Parties + Annual d3t Events
    • Breakout Areas – filled with perks such as games, snacks etc.
    • Assistance and support with re-location to the area.

    APPLY NOW – SEND US YOUR CV AND A COVERING LETTER TO [email protected].

    Please note we are actively hiring through the Covid-19 pandemic. Interviews will be held by video call. We have the majority of the d3t team working remotely from home and once it is safe to do so, we will be returning to the studio. This position will be studio based in Runcorn, Cheshire.

    PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION POLICY

    d3t is strongly committed to protecting your personal information. By sending your CV/Resume, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions and consent to your data being managed and retained in accordance with our data privacy and retention policy.

    We will keep your personal details on file for 6 months and they will not be kept longer than is necessary for the purpose for which it is being retained. If you prefer that your personal details are not retained then please advise.

  • d3t is at the cutting edge of technology, delivering work-for-hire video game development services to our global triple-A clients. As a successful and growing business based near Runcorn, […]

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    d3t is at the cutting edge of technology, delivering work-for-hire video game development services to our global triple-A clients. As a successful and growing business based near Runcorn, Cheshire we are always interested in recruiting talented individuals. We offer an amazingly professional, fun, inclusive and supportive working environment.

    In our 10th successful year and part of the global Keywords Studio Group we are a 100+ person studio, continuing to expand and deliver exciting projects. Our talented team are the key to our success and we have a new and exciting opportunity for a Junior Programmer to join the programming team.

    We are passionate about what we do and pride ourselves on our anti-crunch mentality, mentoring ethos and have been awarded ‘Best Places to Work’ multiple times by GamesIndustry.biz. most recently winning the 2020 award.

    Projects we are proud to have worked on in the past have included Mafia II Definitive Edition, Burnout Paradise Remastered, The Witcher III, Human: Fall Flat plus many more we can’t yet talk about. We continue to work on a wide variety of creative projects with world class studios.

    PERSON SPECIFICATION

    • Confident and able to communicate at all levels
    • Able to demonstrate a sense of reliability and responsibility
    • A can-do attitude
    • A passion for games and game development
    • Hungry to learn and improve as a programmer.

    ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Write, update and maintain new and existing projects across all major platforms and languages
    • Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team to deliver features to deadlines
    • Create and assist with code reviews
    • Take ownership of systems and features.

    ESSENTIAL SKILLS

    • Demonstrable programming ability in at least 1 programming language (C++/C#/Java/etc)
    • A technical bias, with an interest in getting stuck-in to difficult problems every day
    • A working understanding of object-oriented development.

    DESIRABLE SKILLS

    • Experience working with game engines such as Unreal or Unity
    • Experience working in graphics / rendering
    • Experience working in multiple programming languages.

    APPLY NOW – SEND US YOUR CV AND A COVERING LETTER/PORTFOLIO TO [email protected].

    Please note we are actively hiring through the Covid-19 pandemic. We have the d3t team working remotely from home and once it is safe to do so, we will be returning to the studio. This position will be studio based in Runcorn, Cheshire.

    PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION POLICY

    d3t is strongly committed to protecting your personal information. By sending your CV/Resume, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions and consent to your data being managed and retained in accordance with our data privacy and retention policy.

    We will keep your personal details on file for 6 months and they will not be kept longer than is necessary for the purpose for which it is being retained. If you prefer that your personal details are not retained then please advise.

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  • d3t are a successful and growing video game software specialist. We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious Senior Graphics Programmer to join our growing team […]

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    d3t are a successful and growing video game software specialist. We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious Senior Graphics Programmer to join our growing team based in Runcorn, Cheshire. We offer work-for-hire software development services to the games industry.

    As our studio, part of the global Keywords Studios group, works on multiple exciting projects at any one time, we can offer plenty of variety and involvement. We work with high-profile clients on amazing game titles and look for the best talent out there in the industry. Producing top quality work is critical to satisfying and retaining our client’s loyalty.

    We are passionate about what we do and pride ourselves on our anti-crunch mentality, mentoring ethos and have been awarded ‘Best Places to Work’ multiple times by gamesindustry.biz Our studio offers an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment and culture. In line with this, there is the opportunity for this role to offer partial or full ‘working from home’ potentially, dependent on the individual and the project requirements.

    THE ROLE – SENIOR GRAPHICS PROGRAMMER

    This role is ideal for a Senior Graphics Programmer who has a passion for researching and developing beautiful, modern rendering techniques and implementing them across a range of graphics APIs including DX12 and Vulkan. On a typical day you will:

    • Design and program graphics engine components and shaders for PC and next generation consoles.
    • Work with our super-creative and talented art team to research and develop rendering techniques to achieve visual targets.
    • Research and develop cutting edge techniques to make the games we work on look more appealing and impressive. Implement these features in everything from UE4 to bespoke AAA game engines.
    • Create clean, efficient and well tested code.
    • Participate in the full development cycle of console and PC games starting from basic prototypes through to game release.
    • Collaborate with other engineers as well as game designers, artists and QA on a number of studio projects.
    • Additional responsibilities and projects may be assigned as and when required.

    SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS

    Essential

    • Strong knowledge of C/C++ programming languages.
    • Strong knowledge of HLSL/GLSL shader programming languages.
    • Experience in GPU debugging and graphics bug fixing.
    • Experience writing lighting shaders.
    • Experience of rendering hardware and implementing some modern rendering techniques e.g. screen-space post-processing effects, ambient occlusion, shadows, reflections, modern specular lighting reflectance models.
    • Excellent 3D math skills (linear algebra, vector math).
    • Deep knowledge and hands-on experience with modern graphics APIs (e.g. DirectX, OpenGL, Vulkan).
    • Excellent written and communication skills.

    Desirable

    • Experience in GPU profiling and optimisation.
    • Experience working in a PBR material workflow and general understanding of texture authoring requirements.
    • Degree in Computer Science and/or Mathematics or equivalent work experience.
    • Experience of working with large code base projects (2+ years).

    PERSON SPECIFICATION

    • We are looking for a confident individual with a can-do attitude and an ability to communicate at all levels.
    • A passion for games and game development is a must, alongside an enthusiasm and interest in current render tech and lighting methods.
    • A self-motivated individual with excellent problem-solving skills and an eye for detail.

    BENEFITS & PERKS

    Just some of the many offered by d3t…

    • 22 days holiday (+ 3 extra at Christmas + bank holidays)
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Flexible working hours
    • Private Medical Insurance Scheme
    • Anti-crunch ethos – an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment!
    • Income Protection
    • Annual Bonus – be rewarded for great teamwork!
    • Free Studio Parking
    • Monthly Fitness Sessions
    • Complimentary Refreshments – an extensive range to suit all dietary preferences
    • Branded Merchandise
    • Company Socials, Project Launch/Wrap Parties + Annual d3t Events
    • Breakout Areas – filled with perks such as games, snacks etc.
    • Assistance and support with re-location to the area.

    APPLY NOW – SEND US YOUR CV AND A COVERING LETTER/PORTFOLIO TO [email protected].

    Please note we are actively hiring through the COVID-19 pandemic. We have the d3t team working remotely from home and once it is safe to do so, we will be returning to the studio. This position will be studio based in Runcorn, Cheshire.

    PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION POLICY

    d3t is strongly committed to protecting your personal information. By sending your CV/Resume, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions and consent to your data being managed and retained in accordance with our data privacy and retention policy.

    We will keep your personal details on file for 6 months and they will not be kept longer than is necessary for the purpose for which it is being retained. If you prefer that your personal details are not retained then please advise.

  • d3t is at the cutting edge of technology, delivering work-for-hire video game development services to our triple-A clients. As a successful and growing business based in Daresbury, Cheshire, […]

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    d3t is at the cutting edge of technology, delivering work-for-hire video game development services to our triple-A clients. As a successful and growing business based in Daresbury, Cheshire, we are always interested in recruiting talented individuals. We offer an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment.

    PERSON SPECIFICATION

    • Confident and able to communicate at all levels
    • Able to demonstrate a sense of reliability and responsibility
    • A can-do attitude
    • A passion for games and game development.

    ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Write, update and maintain new and existing projects across all major platforms and languages
    • Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team to deliver features to deadlines
    • Create and assist with code reviews
    • Take ownership of systems and features
    • Mentor and guide more junior team members
    • Line Manage Junior and mid-level programmers.

    EXPERIENCE

    • At least 7 years’ experience working in a programming position
    • Fluent in multiple programming languages including C/C++
    • Relevant experience as a team leader.

    ESSENTIAL SKILLS

    • Excellent Problem-solving
    • Flexibility and ability to adapt to change
    • Be open-minded Work both autonomously and proactively
    • Experience in games development and passion for games
    • A technical bias, with an interest in getting stuck-in to difficult problems every day
    • A working understanding of object-oriented development
    • Experience working with game engines such as Unreal or Unity
    • A University qualification in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or the equivalent in experience
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Proactively update job knowledge
    • The ability to debug unfamiliar code.

    DESIRABLE SKILLS

    • Low-level experience working with rendering technology such as DirectX or OpenGL
    • Experience developing rendering technology such as a shadowing, reflections, depth of field, etc.

    BENEFITS & PERKS

    Just some of the many offered by d3t…

    • 22 days holiday (+ 3 extra at Christmas + bank holidays)
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Flexible working hours
    • Private Medical Insurance Scheme
    • Anti-crunch ethos – an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment!
    • Income Protection
    • Annual Bonus – be rewarded for great teamwork!
    • Free Studio Parking
    • Monthly Fitness Sessions
    • Complimentary Refreshments – an extensive range to suit all dietary preferences
    • Branded Merchandise
    • Company Socials, Project Launch/Wrap Parties + Annual d3t Events
    • Breakout Areas – filled with perks such as games, snacks etc.
    • Assistance and support with re-location to the area.

    APPLY NOW – SEND US YOUR CV AND A COVERING LETTER/PORTFOLIO TO [email protected].

    Please note we are actively hiring through the COVID-19 pandemic. We have the d3t team working remotely from home and once it is safe to do so, we will be returning to the studio. This position will be studio based in Runcorn, Cheshire.

    PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION POLICY

    d3t is strongly committed to protecting your personal information. By sending your CV/Resume, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions and consent to your data being managed and retained in accordance with our data privacy and retention policy.

    We will keep your personal details on file for 6 months and they will not be kept longer than is necessary for the purpose for which it is being retained. If you prefer that your personal details are not retained then please advise.

  • d3t is at the cutting edge of technology, delivering work-for-hire video game development services to our triple-A clients. As a successful and growing business based in Daresbury, Cheshire, […]

    Read MoreRead Less

    d3t is at the cutting edge of technology, delivering work-for-hire video game development services to our triple-A clients. As a successful and growing business based in Daresbury, Cheshire, we are always interested in recruiting talented individuals. We offer an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment.

    PERSON SPECIFICATION

    • Confident and able to communicate at all levels
    • Able to demonstrate a sense of reliability and responsibility
    • A can-do attitude
    • A passion for games and game development.

    ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Write, update and maintain new and existing projects across all major platforms and languages
    • Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team to deliver features to deadlines
    • Create and assist with code reviews
    • Take ownership of systems and features
    • Mentor and guide more junior team members

    EXPERIENCE

    • At least 10 years’ experience working in a programming position
    • Fluent in multiple programming languages including C/C++

    ESSENTIAL SKILLS

    • Excellent Problem-solving
    • Flexibility and ability to adapt to change
    • Be open-minded Work both autonomously and proactively
    • Experience in games development and passion for games
    • A technical bias, with an interest in getting stuck-in to difficult problems every day
    • A working understanding of object-oriented development
    • Experience working with game engines such as Unreal or Unity
    • A University qualification in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or the equivalent in experience
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Proactively update job knowledge
    • The ability to debug unfamiliar code.

    DESIRABLE SKILLS

    • Low-level experience working with rendering technology such as DirectX or OpenGL
    • Experience developing rendering technology such as a shadowing, reflections, depth of field, etc.

    BENEFITS & PERKS

    Just some of the many offered by d3t…

    • 22 days holiday (+ 3 extra at Christmas + bank holidays)
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Flexible working hours
    • Private Medical Insurance Scheme
    • Anti-crunch ethos – an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment!
    • Income Protection
    • Annual Bonus – be rewarded for great teamwork!
    • Free Studio Parking
    • Monthly Fitness Sessions
    • Complimentary Refreshments – an extensive range to suit all dietary preferences
    • Branded Merchandise
    • Company Socials, Project Launch/Wrap Parties + Annual d3t Events
    • Breakout Areas – filled with perks such as games, snacks etc.
    • Assistance and support with re-location to the area.

    APPLY NOW – SEND US YOUR CV AND A COVERING LETTER/PORTFOLIO TO [email protected].

    Please note we are actively hiring through the COVID-19 pandemic. We have the d3t team working remotely from home and once it is safe to do so, we will be returning to the studio. This position will be studio based in Runcorn, Cheshire.

    PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION POLICY

    d3t is strongly committed to protecting your personal information. By sending your CV/Resume, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions and consent to your data being managed and retained in accordance with our data privacy and retention policy.

    We will keep your personal details on file for 6 months and they will not be kept longer than is necessary for the purpose for which it is being retained. If you prefer that your personal details are not retained then please advise.

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