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Game Developer

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Location: London
Company: Space Ape Games
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We’re seeking passionate developers with a broad range of talents and skills to join our team and help craft new gameplay features, engineer shared technologies, and collaborate with designers on new and innovative ideas.

It’s an incredibly exciting time here at Space Ape Games. We have projects at all stages of the development cycle, along with a fast paced environment that promotes genuine autonomy. Our exciting new music game, Beatstar is in soft launch and we are also working on a new multiplayer game set in the Boom Beach universe. Check out our artstation to get a glimpse of the other genres we’ve been working on.

You will be a client side game developer working in a small, empowered, cross functional team.


  • Primarily you will develop using Unity3D and C# but other tools as you find the need
  • Owning and delivering gameplay features, tech solutions, and tooling projects end to end
  • Contributing regularly to code shared between several other teams and developers
  • Assisting in development process and roadmaps with insights and technical advice
  • Helping other colleagues achieve their best, and overcome their technical problems
  • Act as an ambassador for development, both inside and outside of Space Ape


  • At least 2 years in games development
  • Experience with modern game engine, bonus points for Unity 3D
  • Experience using C# or at least one C-style language
  • Familiarity with UX/UI, and player feedback
  • Familiarity with equations, vectors, and principles of game physics
  • Familiarity with the basics of computer graphics
  • Awareness of software design patterns

Why Space Ape is right for you

  • Be a part of one of several small empowered teams who inspire and challenge one another in the pursuit of our mission
  • Autonomy to make your own impact with the support to help it happen
  • Designated ‘Ape Space’ creative time where you are free to work on game concepts and ideas away from your day to day
  • The freedom to further your skill set the way you want with a generous training budget
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • An award winning studio that in 2017, 2018, 2019, & 2020 was crowned one of the best companies to work for in the UK by
  • Help run and create games which bring joy to millions of players all over the world
  • 4.7/5.0 Glassdoor rating - Check out our reviews
  • Entered a long-term strategic partnership with Supercell in 2017

About Space Ape

At Space Ape we pride ourselves on our passion and the trust we place in our people. We look for passionate, productive, team players who are relentless in their pursuit of our mission. There’s no bureaucracy here, we just get things done. Space Ape’s mission is to make the highest quality and most successful mobile games in the world. Founded in 2012 we’ve since launched four games that have been installed by over 100 million people and generated over $250m revenue.

We are part of the Supercell family, giving access to some of the most talented game makers on the planet.

Our studio is currently 110 strong and built around the belief that small empowered teams make the best games. This philosophy enables us to innovate, move faster and have the creative ownership required to make the greatest games on mobile.

All communication regarding your application will be dealt with in line with our recruitment privacy policy.

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