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At Rockstar Games, we create world-class entertainment experiences.

A career at Rockstar Games is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding and ambitious projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a dedicated and inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

Rockstar North is on the lookout for a talented Camera Programmer who possesses a passion for games, a creative approach to solving problems and an eye for aesthetics.

This is a full-time permanent position based out of Rockstar’s unique game development studio in the heart of Edinburgh.


  • We create feature-rich, evolutionary camera systems to support a fluid, immersive and engaging gameplay experience.

  • We work closely with artists, designers and programmers across several studios to provide the best vision for our games.


  • Create intuitive in-game cameras that respond naturally to user input and showcase the game in the best possible way.

  • Maintain and evolve a complex data-driven camera system within a large codebase.

  • Collaborate with other departments both locally and across other Rockstar studios to help develop innovative solutions for technical and creative issues.


  • A degree in computer science, games technology, engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline.


  • Demonstrable C/C++ programming skills.

  • Strong mathematical skills, particularly trigonometry and linear algebra.

  • High level of motivation, an eye for detail, and a passion for games.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work creatively and professionally within a large multi-studio development team.


Please note that these are desirable skills and are not required to apply for the position.

  • A background within the games industry is highly desirable, but we will consider strong applications with relevant experience in another field.

  • Passionate about playing and making games.


Please apply with a CV and cover letter demonstrating how you meet the skills above. If we would like to move forward with your application, a Rockstar recruiter will reach out to you to explain next steps and guide you through the process.

Rockstar is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to hiring, promoting, and compensating employees based on their qualifications and demonstrated ability to perform job responsibilities.

If you’ve got the right skills for the job, we want to hear from you. We encourage applications from all suitable candidates regardless of age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, belief, or race.