CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AT CIG

Welcome Citizen!

On this page you will find the current employment openings within all of the various studios at Cloud Imperium Games.

To apply for one of our roles please see below or refer to the guidance at the end of each job advert.

– For US applications, please email hr@cloudimperiumgames.com and indicate the role and studio location that you are applying for.

– For European applications, please fill out the application form via the link located at the end of each job advert.

If the role that you are looking for is not currently being advertised, we still want to hear from you! We are always seeking amazingly talented people to join our ranks so if you feel that your skills are unparalleled and that you would be a great fit for our team, then feel free to drop us a cover letter and resume that outlines your expertise and work history. Please email us and let us know your ideal role as well as the studio locations that interest you most, by contacting us at hr@cloudimperiumgames.com (for US applications) or EuropeRecruitment@cloudimperiumgames.com (for EU applications).

CURRENT POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Animation (7)

Senior Animator

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a Senior Animator to work with the design team under direction of the Game Director and...

Lead Animator

January 13, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a Lead Animator to work with the design team under direction of the Game Director and Animation...

Lead Cinematics Animator

January 27, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a Lead Cinematics Animator to work with the design team under direction of the Game Director...

Senior Animator

January 16, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 is looking for a senior animator to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen!

Animator

January 16, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd in Wilmslow, United Kingdom is looking for an Animator to work with the design team under direction of the Lead and Animation...

Facial Animator

January 16, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 LTD UK is looking for Facial Animators to work with the design team under direction of the Game Director and Lead Facial Animator on...

Motion Editor

January 16, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 LTD UK is looking for Motion Editor to work with the design team under direction of the Game Director and Animation Director on mo-cap...

Art (16)

Senior Environment Artist

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a talented and experienced Senior Environment Artist to work for the First Person Shooter areas of...

Environment Artist

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd. In Frankfurt, Germany is looking for Environment Artists with experience working in high-poly modular environments. Our artists are...

Character Artist

January 19, 2017

  Los Angeles, CA

Cloud Imperium Games is looking for a Character Artist with a passion for their craft to help fill a persistent universe with characters and alien...

3D Vehicle Artist

September 18, 2014

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 is looking for artists with experience working in hard surfaces. Our artists are responsible for working closely with designers to...

VFX Artist

November 03, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 is looking for a VFX Artist of all experience levels. Applicants must be capable of creating high quality visual effects for video...

Props Artist

January 25, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 is looking for *Prop Artists* with experience creating high-poly game assets. We are building an in house prop team responsible for...

Concept Artist

January 25, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 is looking for a talented experienced concept artist able to tackle the unique and rich universe of Star Citizen.

Lead Character Artist

July 22, 2015

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd is looking for a Lead Character Artist with a passion for their craft to help fill a persistent universe with characters and alien...

Environment Artist

December 01, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd. is looking for Environment Artists with experience working in high-poly modular environments. Our artists are responsible for...

Lighting Artist

February 08, 2016

  Manchester, UK

The Lighting Artist will work in a cooperative, cross-disciplinary team environment, possessing solid artistic skills, including a thorough...

Technical Artist

February 08, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 has an opening for a Technical Artist. We are looking for a talented, ambitious person who can meet the requirements below: Technical...

Lead Vehicle Artist

February 08, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Do you love spaceships? Do you dream of landing gear and modular interiors? Precision space engineering and high end Industrial Design? Then the...

Senior Props Artist

March 15, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Cloud Imperium Games is the ground-breaking development team behind the highly anticipated space sim Star Citizen. We continue to set higher...

Graphic Designer

May 18, 2016

  Manchester, UK

The successful applicant will apply their Graphic Design skills to the universe of Star Citizen. You will be responsible for coming up with company...

Senior Environment Artist

December 01, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd. is looking for a talented and experienced Senior Environment Artist to work for the First Person Shooter areas of Star Citizen and...

Lead Environment Artist

January 25, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd. is looking for a Lead Environment Artist to drive the art production and pipelines for the First Person Shooter areas of Star...

Audio (0)

There are currently no positions available in this category.

Design (4)

Senior Level Designer

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a talented Senior Level Designer to work with the Design Director, Lead Level Designer and Systems...

Level Designer

April 27, 2015

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd in Manchester, UK is looking for a talented Level Designer to work with the Design Director, Lead Level Designer and Systems...

Senior Level Designer

October 27, 2015

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 in Wilmslow, UK is looking for a talented Senior Level Designer to work with the Design Director, Lead Level Designer on crafting unique...

Cinematic Artist/Designer

January 25, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd is looking for a Cinematic Artist/Designer to create high-quality cutscenes for Squadron 42 under the direction of the Cinematic...

Engineering (19)

Senior Tools Programmer

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a Senior Tools Programmer to drive the tools and pipeline production for the First Person...

Senior Game/Animation Programmer

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a talented and experienced Senior Game/Animation Programmer to work on the First Person Shooter...

Senior Engine Programmer

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a Senior Engine Programmer!

Senior Game/AI Programmer

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a talented and experienced Senior Game/AI Programmer to drive AI/Game Code development for the...

Senior Graphics Programmer

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd. in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a Senior Graphics Programmer. As a Senior Graphics Programmer on a high-spec PC only title...

Senior Game Programmer

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a talented and experienced Senior Game Programmer to join the team.

Physics Programmer

February 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 Ltd. in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a Physics Programmer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen! The Physics...

Build Engineer

January 16, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a talented Build Engineer to join our team.

Gameplay Engineer

January 16, 2017

  Los Angeles, CA

Cloud Imperium Games is looking for a skilled and talented Gameplay Engineer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen!

Senior Gameplay Engineer

January 16, 2017

  Los Angeles, CA

Cloud Imperium Games is looking for a Senior Gameplay Engineer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen!

Tools Engineer

January 16, 2017

  Los Angeles, CA

Cloud Imperium Games is looking for a Tools Engineer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen!

Senior Server Engineer

January 16, 2017

  Austin, TX

Cloud Imperium is looking for a Senior Server Engineer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen!

DevOps Engineer

January 16, 2017

  Austin, TX

Cloud Imperium is looking for a DevOps Engineer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen!

UI Programmer

December 12, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Cloud Imperium Games is seeking an experienced User Interface Engineer to join our UK based team, Foundry 42 Ltd, to work on our record-breaking...

Gameplay Programmer

August 31, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd is looking for a skilled and talented Gameplay Programmer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim. The Gameplay Programmer will...

Animation Programmer

August 31, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Cloud Imperium is looking for an Animation Programmer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen! The Animation Programmer will...

Senior Graphics Programmer

August 31, 2016

  Manchester, UK

As a senior graphics programmer on a high-spec PC only title you'll help us push the already great visuals even further by implementing the very...

Tools Programmer

August 31, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 LTD is looking for a Tools Programmer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen! The Tools Programmer will work in a...

Network Programmer

November 11, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd is looking for a Network Programmer to work on our exciting PC space combat sim, Star Citizen!

Marketing (1)

Marketing Gameplay Capture Artist

January 16, 2017

  Los Angeles, CA

Cloud Imperium Games is seeking a Marketing Gameplay Capture Artist to come join us in our Los Angeles studio!

Narrative Content (0)

There are currently no positions available in this category.

Production (2)

Producer

February 03, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Would you like to be a part of a team making video game history? The international studio Cloud Imperium Games under the direction of Chris...

Associate Producer

January 27, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Would you like to be a part of a team making video game history? The international studio Cloud Imperium Games under the direction of Chris...

QA (3)

Quality Assurance Tester

January 13, 2017

  Frankfurt, DE

Foundry 42 in Frankfurt, Germany is looking for a talented and enthusiastic QA Tester to work with a cross-studio QA team on identifying and...

Quality Assurance Tester

January 13, 2017

  Austin, TX

Cloud Imperium Games is looking for a Quality Assurance Tester to join us in our Austin studio!

QA Tester

January 17, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Cloud Imperium Games is seeking a QA Tester to serve in our Manchester, UK studio. The QA Tester will work closely with the Senior QA team to find...

Support (3)

IT Systems Administrator

January 16, 2017

  Los Angeles, CA

Cloud Imperium Games is looking for an IT Systems Administrator to come join us in our Los Angeles studio!

Lead Moderator

January 31, 2017

  Austin, TX

Cloud Imperium is looking for a Lead Moderator to join us in our Austin studio!

Junior Finance Assistant

January 05, 2017

  Manchester, UK

Foundry 42 Ltd are looking for a Junior Finance Assistant to join and support our existing finance team in Wilmslow. Working in a friendly and...

UI (2)

UI Programmer

December 12, 2016

  Manchester, UK

Cloud Imperium Games is seeking an experienced User Interface Engineer to join our UK based team, Foundry 42 Ltd, to work on our record-breaking...

Graphic Designer

May 18, 2016

  Manchester, UK

The successful applicant will apply their Graphic Design skills to the universe of Star Citizen. You will be responsible for coming up with company...