Graduate C++ Engineer


Playground Games

Grads In Games partner, Playground Games, are looking for Graduate Engineers to join the team in Leamington Spa. Working in a highly experienced team of engineers, you will gain exposure to multiple engineering disciplines working on AAA video game titles.

Famed for the multi-award-winning Forza Horizon 3, the latest title in their critically acclaimed Forza Horizon franchise, and also working on new projects, this is an opportunity to work alongside some of the best technical and creative talent in the games industry.

Graduate engineer roles

Working at a junior level in a team your role will see you liaising between multiple engineering teams, in addition to other departments, so good communication skills are a must. A strong portfolio demonstrating your personal work will give you a competitive advantage in your application.


  • Knowledge of C++ and software architecture
  • An eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for games

Benefits (lots of them)

  • Competitive salaries
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Complimentary breakfast, fruit & drinks
  • Games library & arcade
  • Subsidised social events
  • Royalties scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Subsidised social events
  • Epic Wrap Parties

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s most exciting games studios, using cutting edge technology to create world class games with an established, highly talented and collaborative team.

This role is being managed by Grads In Games via Aardvark Swift. For more details please contact Sharan Bassi at or call us on 01709 834777

Company Details

Playground Games

Join a leading UK studio with a highly experienced AAA games team