In this round-up, Gamasutra highlights some of the notable jobs posted in its industry-leading game jobs section
this week, including positions from Activision, Ubisoft and more.
Each position posted by employers will appear on the main Gamasutra job board
, and appear in the site's daily and weekly newsletters, reaching our readers directly.
It will also be cross-posted for free across its network of submarket sites, which includes content sites focused on online worlds, cellphone games, 'serious games', independent games and more.
Some of the notable jobs posted in each market area this week include:
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Activision: Associate Producer, Guitar Hero
"The role of the Associate Producer is to assist the producers in all aspects of the production of a game. Associate Producers are generally responsible for taking over whole sections of game production. These sections can be the production of audio, video, and asset management for the Main SKU, or management of the production testing, as well as complete responsibility for derivative products, such as add-ons, ports, localizations, and OEM SKUs."
THQ, Kaos Studios: Animator
"Kaos Studios is located in the heart of New York City and is mere blocks from the Empire State Building and the thrill of Midtown Manhattan. Along with the opportunity to live in one of the most exciting cities in the world, we are also working on one of the most exciting FPS titles to date- Frontlines: Fuel of War
(PC/XBOX360) is already receiving great press and that’s just the beginning!"
Ubisoft San Francisco: Lead Designer
"Ubisoft Entertainment, a global leader in the video games and entertainment software industry, is currently seeking a full-time Lead Designer. We are looking for a highly talented, motivated and experienced person to help guide the creation of an exciting new cross-platform music based game."
A2M: Software Developer -- Technology, Online Team
"Founded in 1992, Artificial Mind and Movement is a Montreal based videogame developer specializing in the creation of interactive action-adventure games. A2M's experience developing quality licensed games and original titles have made it one of the premier game developers in Canada."
WorldsInMotion - Online Games
NetDevil: Social Designer
"The Social Designer is responsible for design and creation, maintenance, and oversight of all socialization features in the AAA MMOG, LEGO Universe. This includes responsibility for safety and consumer service issues, in order to provide a premium, trusted online experience for 'kids of all ages'."
Perfect World Entertainment: Community Manager
"Perfect World Entertainment, a subsidiary of Perfect World Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: PWRD), publishes free-to-play, online games and provides online services in North America. We are currently seeking a creative Community Manager to join our fun and dynamic team in Redwood City. The Community Management Specialist will develop relationships online to create effective partnerships to promote site and build traffic."
Serious Games Source - Serious Games
IPKeys Technologies: Game Programmer - Software Engineer
"IPKeys' I-GAME team supports the mission of IPKeys in delivering world-class modeling and simulation and interactive gaming technology. Our success is measured in the complete satisfaction of our customers, the superb quality of our products, and the adherence to our core principles of integrity and accountability. We operate in a team environment that supports individual growth, unhindered communication, the high morale of our team, the recognition of extraordinary achievement, and the fostering of the creative spirit."
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