Careers @ PlaySide

Tools Engineer (Mid)




PlaySide is expanding its ranks due to taking on more projects and creating some amazing IP, now we are on the lookout for a Tools Engineer who is a proven professional in their field, with the ability to create and develop tools and pipelines to streamline the development of outstanding games and applications including the QA process.


As a tool engineer, you will strive to ensure the tools adhere to PlaySide’s high level of quality. You want to excel in all areas of their skillset and ensure all PlaySide Unity Tools are successful from a technical standpoint i.e. performance, integration and ease of use. You will be a key member of the team providing support where necessary to all projects of PlaySide. You are a team player providing the skills and expertise to make sure that projects are set up for continuous integration.

If you are a great fit of the role please reach out to


  • 4-5+ years experience with Unity

  • Strong experience Writing Editor Tools

  • Experience working with Jenkins (CI) Tools

  • SDK/Plugin integration with Unity and/or Unreal

  • Great Knowledge of improving the QA pipeline

  • Excellent Communication and proven teamwork

  • Ad and Analytics integration experience


Bonus Points:

  • Unreal experience

  • Experience in Automation

  • Automated testing development



  • Create Tools in Unity to integrate and verify integration of Ad and Analytics SDKs 

  • Create and develop automation tools to streamline and maintain the QA process

  • Be innovative with new ideas of new tools and ways to assist the development team including the QA team.


  • Opportunity in a fast-growing game studio with an amazing culture

  • 1 free video game a month

  • Games in the office!


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Conversion and interpretation of 2D concepts into textured 3d models

  • To provide exceptional visual quality on your projects to create a fun and engaging experience 

  • To learn and improve your skills in all areas of your field

  • To create efficient and performant assets to integrate with your titles.

  • Constant research & interpretation of the latest trends in game art.

  • To help in reinforcing great teamwork and amazing studio culture


About PlaySide:


Formed in 2012 by Gerry Sakkas "PlaySide Studios" is a world renown video game developer located in Melbourne, Australia. Our company is lead by senior management, creatives and developers who have paved the way in AAA console and mobile development over the years.  We are pioneers in our field and with over 45 staff, and we’re still growing. We have a multitude of titles we’re working on, partnering with the worlds biggest Hollywood brands. PlaySide works closely on the forefront of technology, and develop for mobile, AR and VR.