Careers

Come join the team

Sony Bend Studio, the creator of Days Gone, Syphon Filter and Uncharted: Golden Abyss, is looking for top talent to join our in passionate team in creating a new AAA PlayStation 4 exclusive.  Candidates must be passionate about their work and thrive in small-team environments where everyone inspires and pushes everyone else to create great products.  If you love gaming and entertainment, then we think you’ll fit in here.  Bend Studio is growing and we’ve got room.


Senior Staff Gameplay Programmer

We are seeking a Senior Gameplay Programmer to contribute to our development process. This position specializes in specific areas of programming that centers around the architecture and implementation of game engine code systems used for the creation and development of a game application.


Senior Staff Animator

We are seeking a Senior Staff Animator who will contribute to the artistic vision and development of a AAA product with a specialized focus on creating gameplay animation, utilizing traditional hand keyed animation and mocap data.


Senior Staff FX Artist

We are seeking a Senior Staff FX Artist who will be responsible for creating FX and defining processes that assist in all areas of special effects creation.


Senior Staff Lighter

We are seeking a Senior Staff Lighter who will work with Creative Director, Art Director and Leads to create consistent high quality in game and cinematic real time lighting.  Sr Staff Lighter will help to set cinematic mood and tone while remaining true to the game’s open world look and feel.


Senior Animation Programmer

We are seeking a Senior Animation Programmer to help develop next generation animation systems for a current working title being developed by Bend Studio. This is not an entry level position and applicant must be able to demonstrate current working knowledge in the field of animation development for recent game applications.  This role is closely related to both a physics and animation engineer.


Senior Environment Artist

We are seeking a Senior Environment Artist who will contribute to the artistic vision and development of a AAA product with a specialized focus on creating environment/level assets, utilizing a combination of traditional fine art and technical art skills.


Community Manager

We are seeking a Community Manager who will support SIE’s first party franchise title by moderating forums, spearheading community events, responding to user posts, managing content, and working with Production, Design, Art, PR and Marketing to create a strong online presence and fan base loyalty.


Lighter

We are seeking a Lighter who will work with Creative Director, Art Director and Leads to create consistent high quality in game and cinematic real time lighting.  Lighter will help to set mood and tone while remaining true to the games open world look and feel.


QA Analyst

We are seeking a QA Analyst who will work with the development team on a variety testing scenarios to ensure the highest level of quality in our project.  Main responsibilities include testing newly developed features and bug fixes.