In this round-up, Gamasutra highlights some of the notable jobs posted in its industry-leading game jobs section
this week, including positions from Telltale Games, Konami, Krome Studios, Lucasfilm Animation Singapore, 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:
Gamasutra.com - Game Industry Jobs
Lucasfilm Animation Singapore: Lead Artist
"Lucasfilm Animation Singapore, which opened 2005, creates top quality entertainment in the television, film and handheld game community. ... The Lead Artist leads an art team in the development of the highest quality of art work for Games. The art team is comprised of animation, environments, character creation, visual effects and user interface and works directly with the Design and Engineering team."
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.: CG Designer
"Konami, a Japanese leading group in the entertainment industry, is famous for its titles such as Metal Gear Solid, Winning Eleven
and Major League Baseball
. Hideo Kojima, the head of Kojima Production producing mega-hit series Metal Gear Solid
will be speaking at GDC on March 26th. If you are interested in becoming part of this amazing team, please come to the Konami Digital Entertainment booth at the Career Pavilion."
Telltale Games: Gameplay Programmer/Software Engineer
"Telltale is a new breed of interactive entertainment company that is ideally positioned to capture a significant share of the fastest-growing market segment in the game industry. ... Telltale Games is searching for a qualified Gameplay Programmer/Software Engineer to work on our growing library of unique episodic games. Gameplay Programmers are responsible for the implementation of the games using Lua, C++ and the Telltale Tools."
Krome Studios: User Interface Designer
"Our studio in Melbourne is looking for a talented, experienced UI Designer to join our team on an upcoming licensed title. Melbourne is widely known as the hub of Australia for its art, music, culture and sport. A relaxed yet bustling city, you can find wineries, spa country and beaches only a short distance from anywhere in Melbourne! This role will focus more on the technical side of UI to complement the skills of our resident UI Graphic Artist. Your role will include but not be limited to the following:"
WorldsInMotion - Online Games
ArenaNet: Senior-Level Graphics Programmer
"ArenaNet, located in Bellevue, WA, is a wholly owned subsidiary of NCsoft Corporation and is the creator of the block-buster RPG, Guild Wars. ArenaNet has built a state-of-the-art, interactive game network and develops premier multiplayer online games for dedicated game players. ArenaNet's first title, Guild Wars
, is a global online role-playing game that allows gamers to play with anyone, anytime and anywhere in the world."
GamesOnDeck - Mobile Games
Ngmoco: Launch Coordinator, AQ Manager, and Live Producer
"Ngmoco is a venture- backed creator and publisher creating games exclusively for the iPhone & iPod Touch. We think the iPhone is the next great gaming platform, and it’s the first of a class of devices that will radically reshape the landscape for mobile games. We are committed to developing the very best of those games and entertainment experiences for the iPhone. In 2008, ngmoco released the critically acclaimed Rolando, Topple, Dropship, Dr. Awesome
to the iTunes App Store."
Scholastic Media: iPhone/iPod Touch Developer
"Scholastic Media is looking for partners to create fun, smart games for kids on the iPhone/iTouch. Our games are designed to get kids thinking and playing in new ways. We will be adapting some existing games to the iPhone/iPod Touch as well as creating some new games. We are open to working with Mac programmers with an art background, or Mac programmers who have teamed up with an artist. Please include your portfolio of launched iTunes Applications with your response."
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