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The user experience is at the core of all Stick Sports games. We focus on creating fun and addictive skill mechanics, then adding simple and fast-flowing gameplay.

We’ve enjoyed great success with Stick Cricket, a cult classic in all cricket-playing nations, and Stick Tennis – topping the charts in 120 countries. You can browse our mobile portfolio here.

Our Sydney Studio is looking to expand our portfolio of games. Based in Surry Hills, we’ve developed an environment conducive to nurturing radical ideas, initiative and creativity.

A fresh and open-minded atmosphere, along with short project cycles and a flat decision-making structure, empowers us to create fun games for mobile and online audiences.

We’re looking for talented people to lead the creative process.


 

 September 2017

Advanced Unity Developer – Mobile Games

Permanent Position in SYDNEY | UNITY | MOBILE | CASUAL GAMES

Stick Sports are seeking an experienced Programmer/Developer with exceptional skills in Unity3D to join our Sydney office (Surry Hills) FULL TIME to work on existing and new games exclusively for MOBILE Platforms (iOS and Android).

Stick Sports Ltd is a fast growing indie studio specialising in casual sports games for mobile. We’ve already enjoyed top 10 successes with Stick Tennis and Stick Cricket by combining simple, fast game play with fun and quirky graphics. Our games have enjoyed over a billion game plays from over 100 million users worldwide on web and mobile platforms.

With a solid brand and a dedicated audience we are now looking to expand our portfolio with a range of casual, competitive and multiplayer sports game on mobile ranging from golf to motorsports and anything in between.

You’ll create game prototypes and work collaboratively in our small team to deliver projects to completion.

Requirements

  • You must have experience in shipping at least one mobile game to the mobile App Stores.
  • Demonstrate advanced skills in C#, specifically for Unity3D, and strong coding standards
  • Experience in cross-platform MOBILE development
  • Experience with optimising for mobile devices (shaders, memory and graphics)
  • Experience with advertising and analytics SDK’s
  • A thorough understanding of game design principles and player experience
  • Experience in GIT version-control software
  • Ability to collaborate in a small team
  • Thorough understanding of 3D aesthetics such as Environment lighting and UV mapping
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to work in-house in our Sydney studio

Useful Skills

  • A relentless drive for optimum mobile game performance
  • Experience with PvP and multiplayer development
  • A keen interest in mobile F2P game design
  • Embraces innovation and new technologies
  • Plays mobile games often
  • Interested in sports

If you feel that this is the perfect job for you we urge you to grab it!

Please send an email to sydneyjobs@sticksports.com with your CV and tell us why this is the job for you.

Please include playable samples of your mobile games work.

 


 September 2017

Senior Game Artist/Illustrator – Mobile Games

Permanent Position in SYDNEY | ART | MOBILE | CASUAL GAMES

Stick Sports Ltd is seeking a Game Artist/Illustrator to work on our mobile games projects. Based in Sydney (Surry Hills) we are looking for an exceptional candidate to illustrate and design end-to-end visuals from concept sketches and storyboards to high quality production assets and marketing materials. Our small Sydney based team is responsible for producing addictive F2P mobile games in a range of sports themes working directly with the Creative Director.

Stick Sports Ltd is a fast growing indie studio specialising in casual sports games for web and mobile. We’ve already enjoyed top 10 successes with Stick Tennis and Stick Cricket by combining simple, fast gameplay with fun and quirky graphics. With 50 million downloads to date we are now looking to expand our portfolio of games with new sports and new games in mobile, social and web.

Ideally, you will have:

  • 5+ years commercial experience
  • a strong understanding of colour and typography
  • impressive character illustration skills
  • some experience with 3D modelling
  • some experience with 2D and 3D animation
  • very good communication skills
  • ability to work autonomously within a small team
  • a passion for indie games and a liking for sports

Responsibilities will include:

  • designing and developing game ideas
  • producing art assets to spec and within project deadlines
  • assisting third party project contributors
  • contributing a vital role in team workflow

Benefits Include:

  • Flexible working hours subject to being available at core hours
  • financial support for external training

We’ll be making more of this stuff together.

If this floats your boat then send your cv to work@sticksports.com

No agencies please