In this round-up, we highlight some of the notable jobs posted in big sister site Gamasutra’s industry-leading game jobs section this week, including positions from 2K Boston, Radical Entertainment and more.
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Some of the notable jobs posted in each market area this week include:
Gamasutra.com – Game Industry Jobs
2K Boston: Principal Combat Designer
“You will be responsible for conceiving, documenting and tuning things like: AI behaviors, player weapons and powers, design concepts and mechanics. Additionally, you will be required to work with our design tools to implement game mechanics.”
EA DICE: Senior Software Engineer
“The Senior Engineer leads by example, maintaining the highest quality standards for the game. The Senior Engineer may be called upon to manage, supervise, and guide other team members – as well as evaluate their performance throughout the life of the project. If other programmers are unable or unavailable, the Senior Engineer is prepared to assume any coding task required to complete a project.”
Radical Entertainment: Senior Concept Artist
“Join an awesome team that loves to make great games and have fun. The combined experience of this Radical team includes Simpsons Hit & Run, Crash Tag Team Racing, Crash of the Titans, Crash: Mind over Mutant and Scarface: The World is Yours. This team is committed to open communication, a fun environment, and high quality, innovative games. If this sounds up your alley, we want to hear from you.”
Ubisoft San Francisco: Lead Programmer
“Ubisoft Entertainment, a global leader in the video games and entertainment software industry, is currently seeking a full-time Lead Programmer to drive the development of a multi-platform next generation title at our San Francisco studio.”
WorldsInMotion – Online Games
Trion Redwood City: UI Artist
“We are seeking an ambitious and highly motivated Senior UI Artist to work closely with the UI Lead, Engineers, and Game Designers for our fantasy based MMO. The User Interface Artist will play a role in conceptualizing, designing, and creating art for interactive systems that enhances the overall aesthetic of the game. This position is excellent for those that love graphic design and video games.”
Tencent Boston: Lead Character Artist
“Tencent Boston is seeking an experienced game animator to bust out awesome high quality animation for our upcoming AAA online title targeted to the Asian market, and eventually a worldwide audience. This position will report to the Lead Animator and work with various design and art team members to create and implement animations into the game world.”
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