Careers

We’re looking for bright and talented people to join the dynamic, creative and technical team behind the WEAVR project. The WEAVR consortium is spread across England based at the offices and facilities of each consortium member. Please note, each member adopts a difference process of hiring staff. This page has aggregated all open positions relating to the WEAVR project. For more details, please contact the individual consortium member on their respective contact pages.

ESL – Leicester and London (Farringdon)

Coming soon

University of York – York

Research Associate in Data-Driven Storytelling
We seek a researcher with a strong track record and a PhD (or equivalent) on a topic related to the design and development of novel digital narrative experiences such as games, object-based media or VR. We are looking for someone with experience in working with external stakeholders to co-create research and working prototypes, working with the data- and narrative flow across the Weavr platform, helping us building amazing audience experiences. This is a unique opportunity for researchers who are passionate to create working research products and want to see their ideas have immediate impact (apply).
Research Associate in Game Analytics
We seek a researcher with a strong track record and a PhD (or equivalent) in Computer Science, with experience operating with large-scale behavioral analytics, ideally from games and related applications. We are looking for someone with experience in working with high-dimensional datasets across static and live data, and ability to build ML/AI models to deliver audience-engaging analytics to the Weavr platform. This is a unique opportunity for researchers who are passionate to create working research products and want to see their ideas have immediate impact. (apply)
Research Associate in UX / Data Visualisation
We seek a researcher with a strong track record and a PhD (or equivalent) in a subject related to the design and development of human-computer interfaces that present and explain data to audiences in visual form (e.g. Data Visualization, Human-computer Interaction, Computer Science). We are looking for a candidate with experience in visualizing small and large data and analyses, towards faciliating data-driven storytelling in esports. This is a unique opportunity for researchers who are passionate to create working research products and want to see their ideas have immediate impact (apply).
Research Associate in User Analytics
We seek a researcher with a strong track record and a PhD (or equivalent) a subject related to the quantitative analysis and evaluation of human-computer interfaces or interactive digital experiences (e.g. Human-Computer Interaction, Statistics, Psychology, Computer Science). We are looking for a candidate with experience in evaluating and informing the design of interactive experiences and/or games using quantitative research methods and statistics, ideally, using large volumes of behavioural data. This is a unique opportunity for researchers who are passionate to create working research products and want to see their ideas have immediate impact (apply).
Back-end Developer (2 Positions)
We seek an enthusiastic and motivated back-end software developer to join WEAVR to be key members of the Weavr team, developing data middleware for esports analytics. We seek candidates who can bring specific expertise in using back-end server software and database systems to the team. We are interested in candidates who are enthusiastic about developing connections with both academics and external organisations to understand their needs and translate these into technical requirements and develop high quality software to meet them (apply).

Dock 10 – Manchester (MediaCityUK)

Coming Soon

REWIND – St Albans

Lead Programmer
As part of our ongoing expansion plans we are looking for a Lead Programmer to join our team.(apply).
Data/Video Ingestion Programmer
As part of the Audience of the Future consortium Weavr, REWIND are working to redefine audience participation and transform the experiences of millions of fans in esports. Using AI & data learning we will be creating highly personalised viewing experiences that will allow for fully interactive and individualised insights for the audience. With this exciting challenge in mind, and as part of our ongoing expansion plans, REWIND are looking for an experienced Programmer with experience of Data/Video Ingestion to join our already world-class programming team. (apply).
UI Programmer
As part of our ongoing expansion plans we are looking for a UI Programmer to join our team.(apply).
VR/AR Programmer
As part of our ongoing expansion plans we are looking for a VR/AR Programmer to join our team.(apply).

Focal Point VR – Guildford

Coming Soon

Cybula – York

Coming Soon