Game Job: VFX Artist at inXile Entertainment New Orleans

  VFX Artist – inXile Entertainment inXile opened a 2nd location in New Orleans in late 2015, and they’ve been steadily growing the studio since then. Want to work on some of their modern takes on classic RPG titles? They’re looking for an experienced Visual Effects Artist to join the team, so this could be your chance. “Ideal candidate is comfortable … Read More

inXile Opening Second Studio in New Orleans

inXile Entertainment just announced that they will be opening an additional studio in New Orleans. CEO Brian Fargo and President Matthew Findley were on hand to make the announcement at the space that they will soon be calling home. During the announcement, the pair said that the decision happened very quickly, and was based largely on the package that the … Read More

Vancouver Job Fair – Hiring Happy Hour

If you’re looking for a game industry job, and you’re going to be anywhere near Vancouver on April 8th, there is an event you need to attend. Vancouver-based mobile developer A Thinking Ape is helping host the 2nd annual Hiring Happy Hour. 11 studios will be on hand to talk directly to job hunters about their openings, and hopefully do … Read More

GDC 2013 Career Expo

If you’re looking for a job in games, the GDC Career Expo is one of the best places to connect with potential employers.  Check it out – there are dozens of companies with a booth, and the people working those booths are looking to make hires.  What’s that, you say?  You’re stuck at home for another GDC, and wondering what … Read More

New Companies – 02.15.10

We’ve had a busy 6 weeks since the holiday break.  Lots of new jobs are popping up, and we’ve had several new game companies start to use our site.  That’s good news if you’re looking for a video game job – people are hiring if you know where to look.  I love the variety of companies that have posted on … Read More

Interview with Melissa Heidrich of PassionFruit Games

Melissa Heidrich of PassionFruit Games conducted an interview with GameJobHunter to talk about her experience with being victim to a layoff in the video game industry, and how she and her team have started up their own video game studio. GJH: What are some of the most important things to start thinking about if you’re laid off? What were the … Read More

Why Make a Lateral Move?

The Wall Street Journal published an article earlier this month about how to get ahead in a time where promotions are hard to come by and new job openings are scarce. When asked about making a lateral move, EA’s VP of Talent Acquisition, Cindy Nicola, was quoted as saying “you’re still learning and growing,” and “broad-based experience can ultimately position … Read More