In this round-up, Gamasutra highlights some of the notable jobs posted in its industry-leading game jobs section
this week, including positions from WB Games, Treyarch and more.
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Some of the notable jobs posted this week include:
"Working with Third Party Developers, responsible for directing the development of multiple products from concept to release and for providing and/or maintaining the creative vision of the products. The Senior Producer is accountable for meeting products' timeline for delivery, budget and profitability goals and for working closely with marketing staff to ensure effective distribution."
Disney Online Studios Canada: Production Project Manager
is an innovative virtual world website for kids ages 6 - 14 which was acquired by The Walt Disney Company in August 2007. We are looking to expand the growing team of skilled, conscientious employees who are needed for a fast growing online game for kids. We are a community oriented company with a fun and dynamic workplace located in Kelowna, BC, Canada."
NaturalMotion: Runtime Engineer
"NaturalMotion is looking to expand its UK-based runtime engine team responsible for the creation of cutting-edge character animation systems. The candidate(s) will be responsible for ongoing implementation and optimisation of the morpheme and euphoria products on console platforms."
Ubisoft San Francisco: Lead Artist
"Ubisoft Entertainment, a global leader in the video games and entertainment software industry, is currently seeking a full-time Lead Artist. We are looking for a talented, motivated and experienced person to create and manage art development on an exciting next-generation cross platform project. Qualified individuals are expected to be organized, with excellent communication skills, and have a proven track record in management and art direction for both internal and external outsourcing studios."
Treyarch/Activision: Graphic Design/UI Artist
"Treyarch is home to some of the industry's best and brightest talent, and has garnered a reputation for being one of the industry's premier art, design and technology powerhouses. Today, the studio's teams are focusing on AAA quality next generation games for the Microsoft Xbox 360, Sony Playstation 3, Nintendo Wii and PC platforms."
WB Games: Senior Software Engineer
"WB Games Inc. seeks a Senior Software Engineer, Network to help us implement cutting-edge online features to ensure the Mortal Kombat franchise is an industry leader in online functionality. We are looking to position Mortal Kombat
as the “gold standard” for network play, and we are looking for someone who wants to push the boundaries of what is possible with online interaction."
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