In this round-up, Gamasutra highlights some of the notable jobs posted in its industry-leading game jobs section
, including positions from Insomniac Games, Planet Moon, Activision, Telltale Games, and more.
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Some of the notable jobs posted in each market area this week include:
Gamasutra.com - Game Industry Jobs
Planet Moon Studios: Senior Game Programmer
"The Senior Game Programmer will leverage proven skills designing and creating core game systems in addition to fostering their use within the team. The Ideal candidate will be a generalist programmer with a willingness to work in most areas of development. This is a full-service position where design, implementation, tool extensions and use by example are all aspects of the job. The position involves working closely with the other disciplines. As a key member of the team you’ll be involved in creating great games with great publishers using state-of-the-art techniques!"
Activision: Vice President of Production
"Activision is seeking a dynamic Vice President of Production to join our team. Reporting to the Head of Production, the Vice President of Production will oversee development of a slate of related products from a business and publishing perspective. By partnering with internal and external studios, deliver great games that are positioned to sell and achieve financial and quality goals on time."
Insomniac Games: Programmers
"Insomniac Games is looking for people for its North Carolina office! Specifically in Gameplay! The gameplay group is in search of motivated programmers to further develop our team. Gameplay programmers are responsible for the high-level runtime code that pulls everything together into a highly polished and ultimately compelling game experience. You know – the kind that blows your mind!"
GamerBytes - Downloadable Console Game Jobs
Telltale Games: Gameplay Programmer/Software Engineer, Senior Software Engineers - Core Technology
"Telltale is poised to become the interactive equivalent of a broadcast television channel. We have already begun to accomplish this by creating, developing, and publishing multiple video game series based upon popular stories and characters. The company's goal is to be the leader in interactive episodic storytelling."
Serious Games Source - Serious Game Jobs
Firsthand Technology: Game and Graphics Engineer
"Firsthand seeks a versatile Game and Graphics Engineer to help build a stereoscopic 3D multi-player game that will be the centerpiece of an NIH-funded exhibit for science centers. This multi-talented and agile programmer will help to design architecture, write code and shaders, and optimize performance of the game. If you have outgrown programming blood-and-gore systems for fragging your friends, this is an opportunity to use your knowledge of the dynamics of digital destruction to make a positive impact!"
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