• JAMK University of Applied Sciences
  • Jyväskylä

JAMK University of Applied Sciences

Creating Competence



JAMK University of Applied Sciences is looking for a full-time senior lecturer who is an expert in game programming, game engines, and game development technologies. Your duties would include designing course contents, holding lectures, and participating in the development of the degree programme. In addition, as an expert in your field of study you will take part in the development work of education services, lifelong learning products, and the research and development projects.

We are looking for an active person who can recognize the needs of the education in the game industry and is interested in RDI-activities. We value good networks and an ability to combine and integrate them into education. You need an applicable MSc level degree, minimum 3 years of work experience, and a track record of successful activities in the past. Previous experience as a teacher or an educator is a plus. The position requires pedagogical qualification or getting one within two years of taking on the position.

We require that you have the following technical expertise and a portfolio to prove it:

  • game programming
  • game engines
  • technologies in game development
  • game design skills
  • experience of working in a game development team with published games
  • We value skills in programming and game engines like Unity and Unreal Engine, as well as good team working and problem-solving skills. Work experience as a producer in published game projects is a plus. The teaching language is English and fluency in it is a requirement for working in Game Production. You will start in January the 1st, 2021 or according to a contract.


We are an international higher education institution with expertise in 8 different fields of study. JAMK is your global partner whether you want to develop individuals in your organization or an entire education system. Furthermore, we are an excellent partner in academic staff and student mobility.

Learn more about JAMK, our strategy, and our focus area >>

Application period:

13.10.2020 – 8.11.2020

For additional information, contact:

Matti Hirsilä
Head of Global Competence and Exports
JAMK School of Business

To apply for this job please visit tyopaikat.oikotie.fi.