Specialist Gaming Recruitment
Eleven Eleven recruitment is a global, entrepreneurial and creative talent attraction agency dedicated to the games industry, delivering the very best talent to the worlds leading video and mobile game studios.
We love to play games and understand what it takes to make games successful.We understand that at every level of an organisation, it is the quality of the people that drives success, and we are dedicated to ensure that our clients hire only the best.
Eleven Eleven are a team of specialist recruiters with unparalleled sector knowledge and a proven track record in meeting and exceeding even the most challenging client briefs. We pride ourselves on being reliable, resourceful and responsive.
We immerse ourselves in our clients businesses and our candidates careers to fully understand their priorities and goals. We are more than just a recruitment agency. We align talent with opportunity.
We provide talent for the full software development life-cycle including post production.
We cover an array of disciplines to help our clients achieve their aesthetic vision.
We represent some of the worlds most talented people who have helped design some of the top grossing Mobile and Console games.
From content monetization to live streaming, we are experts in this growing market.
We have successfully helped recruit experienced Data Scientists and Data Engineers for a number of our studios to help them provide valuable insights to enhance the gaming experience.
Vital roles in any studio which help ensure the successful release of a project.
We help our clients appoint outstanding Business Leaders, Board Directors and Senior Executives across the full range of functional disciplines.
Engagement with the community and influencers has become a priority for studios looking to achieve long-term success.
We are market leaders in recruitment for these emerging technologies.
Playground Games is an independent game development studio. Established in 2010 by some of the most experienced and talented developers in the UK industry, their mission is to make genre-defining video games for a global audience. They are proud to be the creator and developer of the award-winning Forza Horizon series and are now embarking on a new Open World RPG title.
An up and coming progressive and cutting-edge studio based in Edinburgh. They promise to create a video game that simulates and fuses the real world with the virtual. Living your own stories as you live in theirs.
Toca Boca is a Swedish game development studio focused on child-friendly applications for tablets and smartphones. A progressive company making digital toys and games that are filled with fun and silliness to help stimulate the imagination.
Working with Subina and the team at Eleven Eleven has been an actual pleasure. They work efficiently and continuously surprise us with the caliber of candidates they recommend. 10/10 would work with again.
Social Point is a world reference in mobile, action, social and strategy gaming, with mega-hits like Dragon City, Monster Legends, the new World Chef and Dragon Land, and an active fan base of more than 50 million players.
I worked with Subina and Eleven Eleven Recruitment during my time at Avalanche Studios where we needed headhunting support in order to fill the game development roles. It was a total pleasure to work with Subina, she is very service minded and professional and really listened to what we as a client were looking for. The candidates she sent over were qualified and well prepared for the interview process which was appreciated. I would love to work with her again!
McLaren are now moving toward using VR to aid their design and customer visualization processes.
It’s an exciting time to be involved in VR and we look forward to working with both McLaren and other industries outside of gaming looking to utilize experienced VR talent for their custom applications.
Supermassive are a BAFTA-winning, independent game developer with a reputation for innovation in both storytelling and VR. They have released a number of successful titles and are best known for the critically acclaimed PS4 hit Until Dawn.
“Our talent acquisition needs are very diverse, unique and can be a challenge to find! We have been partnering with Subina for a few years now and she is one of the most professional and driven Recruitment partners I have worked with. Subina has come to know our business/company on a very intimate level and therefore knows what we need and how we work well. I am thrilled to continue to partner with Subina and look forward to working with her as we continue to grow!”
Cloud Imperium Games is a new kind of independent studio dedicated to delivering AAA experiences outside the established publisher system, Founded by Chris Roberts, creator of the best selling Wing Commander and Freelancer series, Cloud Imperium is currently developing Star Citizen, a record-shattering crowd-funded title that combines classic space sim gameplay with Hollywood-caliber visuals.
Since 2002, as a group of video game enthusiasts, Asobo have created successful games adapted from famous brands, RnD on next-generation equipment based games (360 kinect, PS3 move, Wii, HoloLens…), and critically acclaimed original IP’s. Some of their well-known titles include Quantum Break, A Plague Tale: Innocence and The Crew.
Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands. They are responsible for producing hit franchises like Far Cry and Assassins Creed.
Founded in 2009, Slightly Mad are the award-winning team behind the Project CARS franchise, and era-defining games such as the GTR® series, Need For Speed® Shift™, Shift 2 Unleashed®, Red Bull Air Race – The Game, and many other top-tier games. They operate a unique and progressive distributed development model which allows for remote working.
Storytellers at heart, Remedy creates cinematic blockbuster action games that break media boundaries and push the envelope of 3D character technology and visual effects. The Remedy name is a seal of quality, packed with iconic characters, narrative and stylized gameplay.
It was (and remains) a pleasure working with Subina and her team at Eleven Eleven. Throughout all of our interactions, Subina proved herself to be not only attentive but had gone above and beyond the call of duty on several occasions.
Taking the time to foster a working relationship with Subina and Eleven Eleven ended up with almost immediate results and value return. Note as well we worked “across the pond” from each other and never was this once an issue or inconvenience! I look forward to future collaboration!
Epic Games is the creator of Fortnite, Unreal, Gears of War, Shadow Complex, and the Infinity Blade series of games. Epic’s Unreal Engine technology brings high-fidelity, interactive experiences to PC, console, mobile, AR, VR and the Web.
Typhoon are a brand new studio based in Montreal, Canada formed by the ex-creative director on Far Cry 4. Their project is very much under wraps, however, is sure to be something out of the ordinary!
Obsidian is an independent American video game developer whose corporate headquarters are located in Irvine, California. They are known for games like Pillars of Eternity and Fall Out New Vegas.
NetEase Games was founded in 2001 with the goal of becoming the top global publisher and developer. Over the years they have developed mega-hit mobile products like Fantasy Westward Journey, partnering in 2008 to publish Blizzard’s games and working with Mojang to launch Minecraft: Pocket Edition in Asia really put NetEase on the map in the gaming arena.
Quickspin is a Swedish game studio developing innovative video slots for real money online gambling and free to play social markets. Their cutting-edge platform is the bedrock of their offering and provides a complete casino management system for all Quickspin video slots and promotional tools.
“Subina is an excellent partner in a really competitive and dynamic environment. She is very efficient, respectful of everyone’s time and special requirements/needs while at the same time she ensures absolutely effective communications, adequate levels of support when needed and expertise. She presents information in a realistic, actionable way, a skill particularly important but also rare to find these days in Recruiting. I would definitely recommend Subina as a truly valuable partner to any team/organization.”
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment (commonly known as WB Games) is the video game production arm of Warner Bros. and a publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all platforms, including console, handheld, mobile and PC-based gaming for both internal and third party game titles.
Electronic Arts, headquartered in Redwood City, California, was a pioneer of the early home computer games industry. From continued success, they are now one of the largest gaming companies worldwide developing and publishing games under several labels. They have in excess of 9000 staff worldwide and we are proud to assist them in attracting talent.
We are proud to help Sony across a number of their studios attract specialist programming, production and artistic talent. Since established in 1993 Sony has affirmed its place not only within the hardware of the gaming industry but through the production of world-class games to boot.
Working with Tom was a great experience, really insightful and could match my skillset with the job opportunities on the market. He had good knowledge about the video game industry and the different studios. He was nice to talk to and encouraging, both in the messages and through the Skype-chats. I'd really recommend working with Tom.Fredrik Ormton - AVALANCHE STUDIOS
I found Jonathan to be very helpful and professional in proactively guiding me through the interview process and helping me secure an important senior management position. He was a pleasure to work with and was always prompt and courteous. I will look forward to working with him again in the future.Gwaredd Mountain - KING
Tom was an immense help in getting me matched to a great company. He made sure that I had all the information I needed to make the right decisions, and was always attentive to any needs or questions that I had. He showed an incredible amount of passion and investment, and working with him was an absolute delight.CHRIS JUDKINS - AVALANCHE STUDIOS
Subina cares a lot about your interest. She is very kind and professional and has excellent communication skills. She is always ready to answer and help at any time of the day and know how to bring an offer to the table. She also has very good negotiation skills and knows how to solve all problems. I loved working with Subina and definitely recommend her.KOUYA HOL - TYPHOON
It was a pleasure to work with Subina, she is very professional, client-oriented recruiter, who really cares for her clients, and she was always there to help (even in non-working hours). She also has very good negotiation skills, getting decent offers and solving all problems. Highly recommend!Dmitriy Zaborovskiy - Digital Extremes
It was an absolute pleasure to work with Subina. Throughout the process, she provided services excellently, with the utmost respect and professionalism while remaining friendly and considerate. Most importantly: she remained at all times very clear, honest and grounded on sensible issues.Fernando Picun S - King
Lucy helped my startup sign a big contract for 2018 and has been truly efficient every step of the way, taking one week from start to finish for the entire process. I must say, this is not my experience with most recruiters! If only everyone helped move things along as fast and as pain-free as she did. Highly recommend working with her. A+Bela Kampis - ABSTRACTION
Lucy was fantastic throughout the recruitment process. She kept me informed quickly and efficiently with developments as they happened and was a pleasure to work with. Thank you for all your help and for finding me a job I am so excited about!Zoe Burton - Digital Extremes
Jonathan contacted me about a great opportunity. He was really fast and responsive, kind, and communicated all the information I needed clearly and quickly. He was able to place me with a great company and helped negotiate. It was a great experience.Omar Aweidah - Obsidian Entertainment
Working with Subina was actually a breath of fresh air compared to other talent recruiters. She was always more interested in finding the right job rather than the quick one. The communication was impeccable as was the list of opportunities. I know that if I'll be looking for a job again, I'll contact her directly without thinking twice about it.Loren Artzberger - Gameloft
Johnathan was a really active and attentive recruiter that I enjoyed working with and will be one of my first points of call the next time I'm looking for a work.Jason Lavoie - Digital Extremes
Jonathan has been my hero, he's been the one agent that has managed to realise my dreams of moving to Canada to work in a great studio, on a really decent salary.Ross Colgan - Digital Extremes
It has been an absolute pleasure working with Subina over the past several months. From initial conversations regarding the employment opportunity to the final agreement conversations, Subina has been diligent, comprehensive and clear in her communication.Don Arceta - Playground Games
I worked with Subina while applying for jobs in the games industry. Subina had a good understanding of what I could offer, and which studios were in need of applicants with my qualities. In the end, she helped me find a studio that was the perfect fit for me, and it resulted in a job offer.Christian Kruse - AVALANCHE STUDIOS
I have been contacted by Subina for a new job opportunity, I accepted and everything went smooth from the interview to the move, she was always available and reactive. Subina was also able to help coordinate and advise on visa and any relocation concerns we had .Samuel Compain - Digital Extremes
I got my current job at CD PROJEKT RED purely thanks to Antonina. The process went smoothly and she was always helpful and willing to lend a hand if I needed it :)Denis Asensio Palacios - CD PROJEKT RED
It was really a great experience to work with Antonina. She was a recruiter working with me on my application for a AAA video game studio. She kept me posted all the time, and always answered me almost instantly. I'm really impressed about her straightforward, warm, and professional way to communicate. I would highly recommend her for any position.Franck L. - Level Designer
Subina is passionate and supportive. The communication with her was very clear. She really knows the gaming industry and matched me with a great company - I highly recommend her.Jinman Chang - Game Programmer
I am delighted to recommend Antonina and recognize the great job she did on my search for new opportunities. Antonina was really helpful on my communication with the studios, even taking care of the most sensible messages. She was really open for giving honest advices, while respecting my own personal decisions. Also she was always available to speak and have a call if needed, which is very thankful. I would not hesitate to call Antonina or ElevenEleven for seeking for jobs in the videogame industry in the future.Humberto A.E - Cloud Imperium
Eleven Eleven say: "We pride ourselves on being reliable, resourceful and responsive. We immerse ourselves in our clients businesses and our candidates careers to fully understand their priorities and goals. We are more than just a recruitment agency. We align talent with opportunity." Tom underlines this, I couldn't recommend him highly enough. He approached me on behalf of another studio with an overseas opportunity that was perfect for me and my family and has guided us through it perfectly.Matthew J. - Asobo
Subina is quite possibly one of the best recruiters that I've had the pleasure of working with. She values fast and efficient communication between parties, utilizing many resources to keep the momentum moving forward throughout the process. As a client, her interpersonal skills allowed for clear exchanges between the organization and candidate. I strongly recommend Subina as a talent consultant and will be recommending her firm to other colleagues.Derick B. - Digital Extremes
When Tom first contacted me with a couple of game dev opportunities outside of my city, I turned it down because I did not want to relocate. A couple months later Tom found a new opportunity available in my city and remembered to notify me about it. Fast forward another couple of months I was able to land the gig with great pay & benefits - changed my life! Tom has been responsive, informative, and easy to work with throughout the whole process. I highly recommend working with Tom if you need help searching for new game dev opportunities. Thanks Tom!Thuan Ta -
Being a client of Tom's was a nice and smooth experience, from getting the information about opportunities to accepting a new job. I'd recommend working with Tom when you're out on the lookout for a new job.Marco Pisanu - Remedy Entertainment
Tom came to me with a role which immediately caught my attention and was helpful throughout the entire recruitment process. Really great communication and easy to talk to, Tom made a potentially stressful situation into a breeze. Great help and would recommend him to anyone if they're looking for something new on the market.Ryan Singh - Big Pixel Studios