Machine Learning Analyst

Sep 19, 2023

Oxford, England, United Kingdom


For 30 years we’ve been independently developing and publishing incredible video games at our multiple studios founded by Jason & Chris Kingsley, but Rebellion is more than just games. We have our own film and mo-cap studio, we create board games, publish books, and through 2000AD, publish comics and graphic novels such as the amazing Judge Dredd.

We operate across multiple UK locations, with studios based in Oxford, Warwick, Liverpool, and Wakefield. Work-life balance is important to us, and we want everyone at Rebellion to work in the way that works best for them. So, if you are based in the UK, we are always open to discussing how we can support flexible/hybrid working options.

We are on the lookout for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Machine Learning Analyst to join our brand-new Machine Learning department.

This is an exciting opportunity to play a pivotal role and to become a pillar in a small team dedicated to advancing our propriety technology. As a valuable team member, you’ll be a focal point for the Machine Learning department and gain cross-functional experience to interact with diverse departments ranging from Game Design to Art, contributing to the holistic game development process.

As a Machine Learning Analyst, you will help to create artificial intelligence systems in our game engine, utilising custom tools and ML/DL models to help create 3D Worlds and Game Levels with cutting-edge ML/DL techniques. This is a great chance to immerse yourself in the thrilling world of research, suggest and build innovative models, and to help lead the charge in product development.

As part of our team, an interest in both open-source satellite imagery data and in-house game-level datasets is required. You will assist in performing data analysis, preparing data for model building, assist in training and to validate models.


  • Report to the Head of the Machine Learning Department.

  • Suggest and assist to design and implement appropriate machine learning algorithms and tools.

  • Aid in conducting machine learning tests and experiments.

  • Assist to analyse machine learning tests.

  • Help to train and retrain systems as needed.

  • Assist to create and build suitable machine learning libraries and frameworks for our game development tools and released games.


  • Strong interest in the field of Machine Learning and Game development.

  • Ability to write code in Python and C++

  • Good knowledge of math, probability, statistics, and machine learning algorithms.

  • Some experience in supervised, semi-supervised, unsupervised, and reinforcement learning of machine learning/deep learning.

  • Understanding of data structures, data modeling, and software architecture.

  • Worked with tabular data, computer vision/imaginary data, and game datasets a plus.

  • Practical experience using NumPy, OpenCV, Pillow, Pandas, scikit-learn, scikit-image, PyTorch, TensorFlow, and Keras during course projects or internships.

  • CI/CD and version control using GitLab and Perforce are a plus.

  • Some experience in one of the following AWS/Azure/GCP, preferably Azure (a plus).

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team with other disciplines.


We offer an extensive benefits package to our team including:

  • 26 days holiday + Bank holidays (increasing with service at 5 years – one day each year until you reach 31 days)

  • Private Medical Insurance, healthcare cash plan, including dental and Vision

  • Life Assurance, Income Protection & Critical Illness Cover

  • Enhanced Family Leave

  • Interest Free, Tax-Free loans

  • Enhanced Pension Scheme

  • EAP a range of Mental Health and Wellbeing Support

  • Plus loads more… including a wide range of discounts, freebies, and social events!

About Us

Whichever team you join at Rebellion we are proud of our open, friendly, and creative atmosphere. We love what we do, and we have fun doing it! As a big indie developer, we have complete creative freedom over our titles which allows us to work on a massive variety of projects across all the major platforms.

Find out more about us here

Our size, stability, and the variety of in-house expertise across multiple industries, makes Rebellion completely unique! We work in our own way, and we celebrate that as the key to our success. We foster an inclusive culture where you are encouraged to be yourself, to express your creativity and your talent. We are people focused and will support you in every way to can be the best at what you do. We recognise the importance of enjoying what you do and having a healthy work-life balance. We offer a friendly, creative, and relaxed working atmosphere, with sensibly managed projects and a wide variety of benefits and development opportunities for all our teams to ensure you are fully supported with your physical and Mental Well-being.

We are actively recruiting for a diverse team and continue to add to our culture of growth and inclusion. Rebellion encourages innovation in all areas, and we look forward to hearing how you can help us to be better. We encourage all demographics of culture, gender, ethnicity, neurodiversity and beyond, because a representative team makes better products.

If you are interested in working at Rebellion, but this role doesn’t sound quite like you, we’re recruiting for a range of positions across the studio and we’re always happy to receive speculative applications via our website. Visit our Careers website to view all our live vacancies: Rebellion: Careers

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