Second Dinner is Hiring (and Funded)

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Second Dinner is a relatively new studio located in Irvine made up of several veterans from Blizzard, and they just released some big news over Twitter yesterday. The whole video is worth watching as it contains several bits of new info about the new studio (and highlights what looks like a pretty fun crew). The team just moved into their … Read More

Job Leads – 11.25.18

It’s been an eventful few weeks in the games industry! Acquisitions, studio closures, new studios, hiring sprees….we’ve seen a bit of everything. We’re closing out this Thanksgiving weekend by collecting and sharing some of the more interesting stories from the last few weeks, especially the ones that might help you land your next job. Any big opportunities or stories that … Read More

Hiring in Hawaii – HumaNature Studios

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This doesn’t happen very often. I actually double checked to make sure the location wasn’t an error when the job was posted! HumaNature Studios is looking for a Lead Prototype Simulation Engineer in……Lahaina, Hawaii! HumaNature Studios is a small, tight team led by long-time industry veteran Greg Johnson. They’ve specialized in quirky titles like Doki Doki Universe and Toe Jam & Earl Back … Read More

Job Leads – Backflip Studios, Cold Iron Studios, Giant Sparrow, and more

It’s a busy time of year if you’re hiring in the games industry. GDC starts next week in San Francisco, so recruiters from all over the world will be descending on the Moscone Center to try and lure new candidates to their studios. If you’re even remotely nearby and can make the trek, it’s worth doing for even a day … Read More

Hiring in Champaign – Deep Silver Volition

Several new jobs posted by Deep Silver Volition yesterday! The developer behind Saints Row, Red Faction, and Agents of Mayhem is looking to fill several positions at its studio located about 2 hours south of Chicago. They’ve got 5 open positions right now, including 1 interesting role for a Junior Programmer who can step into an entry-level role and be mentored … Read More

Job Leads – adult swim games, Filament Games, Playwing, and more

It’s been a busy couple of weeks. The Olympics are officially in full swing, we just wrapped up Mardi Gras here in New Orleans, and new studios are posting jobs here on GameJobHunter. Lots of new jobs! Nexon OC Studio Nexon is in the process of “expanding aggressively” into Western markets, and they’re opening up a new studio in Irvine, … Read More

Hiring in Boston – Proletariat

Proletariat is an independent developer in the Boston area that’s made up of veterans of other Boston studios like Harmonix, Turbine, Media Molecule, and Insomniac. They got their start working on the mobile title World Zombination, and have since moved on to other unique titles built around the Twitch streaming platform. They’re currently looking to fill two key roles: VFX Artist The … Read More

Job Leads – Six Foot, Amazon Games, Kabam and More

Looks like recruiters everywhere are fully back in the swing of things after the holidays. Lots of new job activity out there right now! Take a look at some of the recent postings we’ve seen online in the past few days. I also want to thank the people that have been sending in tips about any studio information that needs … Read More

Friday Wrap-up – Job Leads From This Week

Hey, everyone. The week is winding down, but there was a whole lot of job posting and sharing going on this week. If you’re in the midst of a job hunt right now, hopefully you found a lot of interesting leads! If you didn’t stumble across anything new, we’ll try to catch you up with some that came across our … Read More

Hiring in Austin – Armature Studio

Armature Studio is an independent developer in Austin, TX, and they’re hiring for several positions right now. Armature has been around since 2008 and was founded by several of the key members of the Metroid Prime series. Over the years, they’ve grown to over 40 employees while helping on major franchises like Borderlands, Metal Gear Solid, ReCore, and more. They’ve also moved into VR … Read More