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Some of the notable jobs posted this week include:
- Blizzard Entertainment: Senior Software Engineer, Tools Next-Gen MMO:
"Best known for blockbuster hits including World of Warcraft
and the Warcraft, StarCraft
, and Diablo
series, Blizzard Entertainment, Inc., is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software renowned for creating some of the industry’s most critically acclaimed games. Blizzard’s track record includes thirteen #1-selling games and multiple game of the year awards. The company’s online-gaming service, Battle.net, is one of the largest in the world, with millions of active players."
- Red 5 Studios: Front End Web Developer:
"The first time you used a website, you knew that you couldn’t wait to build your own. Your passion for emerging technologies, design trends and usability advancements has driven you to create a multitude of awesome web sites that push the limits of what a browser is capable of. You dive into the issues of cross-browser compatibility while utilizing the latest cutting-edge client side scripting tools."
- Disney Interactive Studios/Junction Point Studios: Senior Designer:
"Junction Point Studios, headed by industry visionary Warren Spector, is a developer of innovative single-player and small-group multiplayer console and PC games. Our focus is on player-driven narrative, which we define as 'improvisational gameplay in the context of a strong, traditional narrative.' The company's main goal is to tell stories with players, not to them, allowing them to craft unique experiences through in-game choices. For some developers, it may be enough to refine and polish."
- Wild Needle, Inc.: QA Engineer (Mountain View, CA)
"Wild Needle is building a new generation of rich and collaborative mobile social games for the iPhone and other portable devices. Want to join a fun and well-funded team? We're a group of seasoned entrepreneurs that includes the co-founder of the social gaming company Playdom, which was sold to Disney earlier this year for over $700 million."
- Activision Publishing Minneapolis: Producer:
"At Activision Publishing, you will help take some of the biggest brands in the business to the next level. We have created, licensed and acquired a group of highly recognizable brands, marketed to a growing variety of consumer demographics. Our portfolio includes Spiderman, Transformers, Bond, Bakugan, Monster Jam, Cabela's, Rapala, iCarly
and many more household names. We run a flat organization where innovation, passion, personal responsibility and individual contribution are valued and rewarded appropriately. If you are a success oriented, proven high achiever, we want to hear from you."
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