Vanguard Games is looking for interns!

Are you nearing the completion of your education, and are you looking for an intern position? Look no further! Vanguard games offers you the opportunity to work on amazing unannounced projects together with a team of experienced professionals. Our office is situated in the heart of Amsterdam at a walking distance from the central train station.


About Vanguard Games
Vanguard Games is a premier European game studio in the field of online games for premium gaming platforms such as consoles, tablets and high-end smartphones. Some of our previous titles are Halo: Spartan Assault, Halo: Spartan Strike, Gattling Gears and Base Busters and we collaborate with companies like Microsoft, 343 Industries, EA and Nexon.
In our studio in the heart of Amsterdam, an international team of game designers, programmers and artists is dedicated to developing these great games for a new generation of online gaming devices.


About our internships
As an intern at Vanguard Games you are a part of the game development team and you will work alongside the other artists, programmers, designers, producers, QA-ers on our games.
Our teams are multidisciplinary so you will collaborate with all the other disciplines on game features.


Programming internship
For a programming internship it is important to have a solid foundation and hands-on experience with C++ or Unity. We expect that you have also developed these skills in your spare time and that you can show school and hobby projects that demonstrate your level and expertise. For group projects it is important for us to know what your contribution to the project was.

Besides that good (English) communication skills are also important as you work closely together with the other team members.
Update: There are no programming internship positions available anymore for the first half of 2015. If you are looking for a programming internship that starts after May 2015 then contact us.


Art internship
For an art internship it is important to indicate what type of art internship you are looking for (e.g. 3D modeller, animator, UI designer, concept artist).
A portfolio (ideally a website) that demonstrate your skills is a must.


Game design & QA internships
Indicate what type of game design internship you are looking for, what area of game design interests you the most and show us your work and skill (portfolio, links to projects etc). When you present group projects make sure to indicate what your contribution was.
Experience with creating gameplay prototypes in Unity is a requirement.


How to apply?
Send your motivation letter, your portfolio, and all relevant details such as availability dates to
Make sure to send this in English.

Right now we can only consider:

- Candidates with an EU passport.

- Internships that are a part of a college education program.