Get a job: Insomniac and others hiring now on the Gamasutra jobs board
In the latest postings over the last seven days, Gamasutra's jobs board
plays host to roles in every major discipline, including opportunities at Insomniac Games, Cryptic Studios, Trion Worlds, and others.
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Some of the notable jobs posted this week include:
Insomniac Games: Senior Environment Artist:
"Insomniac Games is an independent videogame developer with award-winning hits for the PS, PS2 and PS3. We created the first three Spyro the Dragon
games, and the Ratchet and Clank
franchise. We are also the team behind Resistance: Fall of Man, Resistance 2,
and most recently - Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One
, and Resistance 3
! We also have Overstrike
on the horizon! If that's not enough, we've also have been named one of the Best Small Companies to work for, and have two fantastic studios - one in Burbank, CA and one in Durham, North Carolina. Come check us out!"
Schell Games: UI/Interface Designer:
"Schell Games is a highly talented group of artists, programmers, and game designers led by game industry veteran Jesse Schell. We like creating games that are simple, innovative, and fun. Presently, we focus on creating a wide variety of innovative gaming experiences ranging from theme park installations, web based MMO's, and next generation consoles."
Kixeye: Technical Director of Game Engineering
"Founded in 2007, Kixeye is an online gaming company that plays to win. Responsible for popular titles like Backyard Monsters, Battle Pirates
and War Commander
, Kixeye is the first developer to deliver proper game play experiences on social networks. The company is based in San Francisco and backed by Trinity Ventures, JAFCO and Lightspeed Venture Partners."
Trion Worlds: Lead Systems Designer:
"Trion Worlds is changing everything about the way online games are designed, developed, and delivered. We're infusing the old, static gaming world with a sense of dynamic, creative collaboration to create AAA Connected games. This philosophy applies just as much to the people who make the games as it does to the games we make. At Trion, we give our team members the opportunity to have an impact on our games as well as provide opportunities for personal and professional growth. Ambition and individual creativity are not just encouraged, they're expected."
Cryptic Studios: Games Programmer (All Levels):
"Cryptic Studios is a leading developer of massively multiplayer online role playing games, with a reputation for delivering profitable, on-time and on-budget titles. Cryptic developed the innovative and successful City of Heroes
, as well as its subsequent expansion, City of Villains
. Both titles garnered numerous awards from leading enthusiast press including GameSpy's Game of the Year award in 2004.
After developing both City of Heroes
and City of Villains
, Cryptic was purchased by Atari and created Champions Online
and Star Trek Online
. Cryptic was acquired by Perfect World in August 2011 and is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Perfect World. In addition to supporting Champions Online
and Star Trek Online
with new updates and content, Cryptic is now developing Neverwinter
and other unannounced projects. The company continues to rapidly diversify its portfolio of games with the aim of reaching beyond the traditional MMORPG genre."
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