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Undergraduate Placement Game Designer 2018/19 - SUMO SHEFFIELD & SUMO NOTTINGHAM

Undergraduate Placement Game Designer 2018/19 - SUMO SHEFFIELD & SUMO NOTTINGHAM

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Role and Purpose

Sumo's placement scheme is open to promising Game Design undergraduates who require an industrial placement in their third year.

The scheme offers a fantastic opportunity for talented students who are committed to improving their skills by spending one year working as Game Designers on our live projects. We value highly the contribution that exceptional, undergraduate raw talent can bring to our studio and many placement students have returned to work for us permanently after graduation. 

Applicants must have a passion for game design and submit an online portfolio showcasing their work.


Placements will run from September 2018 – September 2019 (with some flexibility) and there are opportunities at both our Sheffield and Nottingham studios.We will also consider applications from those looking for shorter undergraduate placements (20-40 weeks) from February 2018 and applications of this nature will be processed before January 2018. Please state clearly on your application the start and end dates required for your placement.


Closing date for applications: Friday 26th January 2018.


Interviews will be held in February/March 2018 and placements awarded in March 2018.


To apply, please upload your CV and cover letter via the 'Apply for this job online' button or click 'Email this job to a friend' to refer someone you know. Please also include your portfolio via a web link.