Lecture game design / development ( 0,6 - 0,8 fte )

Wat ga je doen als Lecture game design / development ( 0,6 - 0,8 fte )?

Organisational Context
You will be employed at the School of Communication, Media & IT at the bachelor study CMD. One of the programme managers of CMD will be your supervisor.

Main Responsibilities
As a lecturer you take care of organising, conducting, and assessing relevant courses and projects within the CMD progamme, and especially within the major GDD. You participate in designing, evaluating and improving the curriculum in cooperation with the other members of the team.
Additionally, you may be tasked with supervising students during their internships and graduation projects, or as their general mentor throughout their studies. Participating in innovative research projects may become part of your tasks, depending on preference, ability and availability.

As a lecturer Game Design/ Development you will be responsible for the following topics:
- basic programming/ scripting – basic programming concepts and constructs, input handling, working with databases; working with various platforms (e.g. mobile, web-based, PC, etc.);
- gameplay programming/ scripting – object-oriented programming, game-specific algorithms (e.g. pathfinding, artificial intelligence); working with various languages and packages (e.g. HAXE,, C#, Unity3D, etc.);
- game production – organising the production process, production management, quality assurance; working with project management methods such as scrum.


Wat vragen wij?

Job requirements
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and experienced individual to join our team. The successful candidate will have:
- an academic background with a master’s degree in a relevant field;
- knowledge of actual developments in the field of game design/ development;
- several years of experience within the creative industry;
- a relevant and active professional network;
- a passion to inspire students and the ability to contribute to further our educational and professional vision;
- a pragmatic and pro-active approach and the flexibility to work within a young and dynamic multidisciplinary team;
- a modern, authentic and student-focused approach to teaching, coaching, and supervising students within the curriculum;
- an excellent proficiency in oral and written English as well as excellent intercultural communication skills.


Wat kunnen wij bieden?

This is a lecturer (docent) position for 0.6 – 0.8 fte, starting as soon as possible. It concerns a one year, temporary contract which may be renewed.

Pay attention, this is a secondment.

The appointment is subject to current cao-hbo guidelines. The function scale is 11. The salary will amount to a gross minimum of € 3,201.- and a gross maximum of € 4,661.- per month based on a full time position.

Only send cv's with extensive motivation.