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Accounts Payable Specialist

Alpharetta, GA

Full Time

Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an Accounts Payable Specialist to join our Accounting team and work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who are empowered to create and challenged to learn. All of this means more opportunities for you to unleash your creativity and dedication.

Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed games SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new game projects!

What our Accounts Payable Specialist do:

  • Reviews invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment
  • Calculate, post business transactions, process invoices, verify financial data for use in maintaining accounts payable records, and provide other clerical support necessary to pay the obligations of the organization
  • Assemble invoices to be completed for payment
  • Prints and obtains signatures on all accounts payable checks
  • Maintains accounts payable files
  • Assistance with preparation of year end tax filings
  • Prepares analysis of accounts, as required
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 2-3 years accounts payable experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office, especially MS Excel
  • Bachelor’s degree (accounting) preferred
  • Excellent data entry skills
  • High degree of accuracy, attention to detail, organizational skills and confidentiality
  • Demonstrates a sense of urgency and ability to meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of general accounting principles, regulatory standards and compliance requirements
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Ability to work independently or as a team member
  • Development

    Associate Platform/Technology Programmer - Game Engine

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced programmer to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

    At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who are empowered to create, & challenged to learn. All of this means more opportunities for you to unleash your ingenuity, energy, collaboration, and dedication.

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new online game projects.

    What our Platform Programmers do:

  • Design, prototype, code, and test engine software that supports Hirez Games.  
  • Includes work on Unreal Engine 3 and 4  games.  
  • Must be very comfortable with low and mid level c++ code.  
  • Work may include graphics engine and game play engine projects.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Exceptional C/C++ design and programming skills.
  • Experience with Unreal 3 / 4
  • Experience with game engine graphics or game play systems
  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in Computer Science or similar discipline (Math, Physics, CE or EE) or equivalent experience
  • Team-oriented but self-motivated
  • Thrives upon change.
  • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Problem solver
  • Outstanding debug skills
  • Mobile Game - Gameplay Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring an experienced Senior Gameplay Programmer to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, & Tribes: Ascend; as we embark on exciting new online game projects.

    What a Gameplay Programmer does:

  • Involvement in all areas of game development including Programming of Graphics, Game Logic, Artificial Intelligence and User Interface
  • Implementation of gameplay features and improvements using the Unity Engine, both 3D and 2D.
  • Troubleshooting and delivering solutions to programming defects.
  • Design and architect other client or server systems.
  • Work closely with design and art disciplines in the development of products, and be actively involved in a highly iterative process.
  • Daily communication with team members and production.
  • Support and contribute new ideas to game design
  • Develop effectively with a mobile platform in mind.
  • Write robust code to be used by millions of users.
  • Independently create complete solutions from scratch.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Wide understanding of different game technology areas (gameplay, graphics, tools etc.)
  • Exceptional C/C# design and programming skills.
  • 2+ years of software programming experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in Computer Science or similar discipline (Math, Physics, CE or EE)
  • Experience with owning and driving the development of a gameplay feature from start to finish
  • Self-motivation and willingness to participate in many areas of game development
  • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development processes.
  • Strong passion for games.
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • Credited as a programmer on 1 or more shipped titles or playable games.
  • Experience with the Unity Engine, with Unreal 3 & 4 being a plus.
  • Experience with gameplay subsystems like animation, VFX, etc.
  • Knowledge of source control.
  • Experience with PC/Windows programming.
  • Mobile Game - Senior Gameplay Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring an experienced Senior Gameplay Programmer to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, & Tribes: Ascend; as we embark on exciting new online game projects.

    What a Gameplay Programmer does:

  • Involvement in all areas of game development including Programming of Graphics, Game Logic, Artificial Intelligence and User Interface
  • Implementation of gameplay features and improvements using the Unity Engine, both 3D and 2D.
  • Troubleshooting and delivering solutions to programming defects.
  • Design and architect other client or server systems.
  • Work closely with design and art disciplines in the development of products, and be actively involved in a highly iterative process.
  • Daily communication with team members and production.
  • Support and contribute new ideas to game design
  • Develop effectively with a mobile platform in mind.
  • Write robust code to be used by millions of users.
  • Independently create complete solutions from scratch.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Wide understanding of different game technology areas (gameplay, graphics, tools etc.)
  • Exceptional C/C# design and programming skills.
  • 5+ years of software programming experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in Computer Science or similar discipline (Math, Physics, CE or EE)
  • Experience with owning and driving the development of a gameplay feature from start to finish
  • Self-motivation and willingness to participate in many areas of game development
  • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development processes.
  • Strong passion for games.
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • Credited as a programmer on 2+ shipped titles or playable games.
  • Experience with the Unity Engine, with Unreal 3 & 4 being a plus.
  • Experience with gameplay subsystems like animation, VFX, etc.
  • Knowledge of source control.
  • Experience with PC/Windows programming.
  • Platform/Technology Programmer - Game Engine

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced programmer to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

    At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who are empowered to create, & challenged to learn. All of this means more opportunities for you to unleash your ingenuity, energy, collaboration, and dedication.

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new online game projects.

    What our Platform Programmers do:

  • Design, prototype, code, and test engine software that supports Hirez Games.  
  • Includes work on Unreal Engine 3 and 4  games.  
  • Must be very comfortable with low and mid level c++ code.  
  • Work may include graphics engine and game play engine projects.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Exceptional C/C++ design and programming skills.
  • 2+ years of software programming experience
  • Experience with Unreal 3 / 4
  • Experience with game engine graphics or game play systems
  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in Computer Science or similar discipline (Math, Physics, CE or EE) or equivalent experience
  • Team-oriented but self-motivated
  • Thrives upon change.
  • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Problem solver
  • Outstanding debug skills
  • Unannounced Project - Gameplay Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring qualified Gameplay Programmer to work on an unannounced project at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, and Hand of the Gods; as we embark on exciting new online game projects.

    What a Gameplay Programmer does:

  • Design and architect new game enhancements and defects fixes using Unreal Engine 4.
  • Design and architect other client or server systems as required.
  • Test and refine systems throughout the development cycle of the project.
  • Work closely with design and art disciplines in the development of products.
  • Write clear, maintainable, portable code.
  • Participate in code and architecture reviews.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Exceptional C/C++ design and programming skills.
  • 2+ years of software programming experience.
  • Background in math including Linear Algebra.
  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in Computer Science or similar discipline (Math, Physics, CE or EE) or equivalent experience through professional game development, indie projects, or mods.
  • Team-oriented but self-motivated.
  • Thrives upon change. Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process.
  • Passion for games. Strong work ethic.
  • Problem solver.
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • Gameplay programming experience.
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4. C++ Programming, Blueprint, and UMG.
  • Knowledge of source control.
  • Experience with Multiplayer online game programming.
  • User Interface

    Mobile Game - UI/UX Designer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced UI/UX Designer to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

    We are looking for an exceptional Designer who wants be a part of a close-knit and fast-paced development team for Mobile Games. This person will work directly with the director, programmers, and designers to create groundbreaking user interface designs with our game. We are interested in experienced candidates with high levels of creative energy and passion for creating amazing artwork.

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new game projects!

    What our UI/UX designers do:

  • Understand what our users are doing and why, and use that knowledge to guide the visual and interactive vision of multi-platform games.
  • Create and show solutions by developing visual strategies, wireframes, page layouts, interactions, prototypes, color palettes, icons, etc.
  • Iterate based on ongoing feedback from users, either building new features or improving existing features.
  • Take ownership of the overall user experience, ensuring every facet of a product is intuitive and elegant.
  • Support the team in game design and product engagement.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Experience creating games and / or mobile applications, websites, software applications, interactive spaces.
  • Familiarity with usability and HCI principles.
  • Experience with high-level visual strategy, style guides, or UI libraries.
  • Genuine passion for user-centered design.
  • Both a conceptual thinker and a detailed designer, able to create working designs that can be implemented.
  • 2+ years as a graphic designer, UX designer, UI designer, interaction designer, visual designer, or similar experience.
  • Demonstrate pride and responsibility in your work when given the freedom to work independently.
  • Demonstrate modesty and respect when receiving feedback from your team.
  • Strong communication skills to discuss artistic decisions and to integrate feedback into artwork.
  • Ability to visualize, own, and execute the creation of an experience from initial conception to collaborating with engineers on implementation.
  • SMITE - UI Artist/Designer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced UI Artist/UI Designer to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

    We are looking for an exceptional User Interface Artist who wants be a part of a close-knit and fast-paced development team. This person will work directly with the Art Director, programmers, and designers to create groundbreaking user interface designs with our game. We are interested in experienced candidates with high levels of creative energy and passion for creating amazing artwork.

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new  game projects!

    What our UI Artist/Designers do:

  • Design compelling, easy to understand visual treatments for the game UIs and menus.
  • Create and implement UI designs, from 2D assets to Scaleform integration.
  • Ability to create high quality textured UI elements (Buttons, Scrollbars, panel frames, etc").
  • Work closely with and take direction from the Art Director to maintain a consistent art style for the UI and menus.
  • Work closely with designers and provide ideas on how to best convey important game information to the player in the most straightforward but uncluttered way possible.
  • Work closely with programmers and create an efficient workflow to generate and implement UI and menu assets into the game.
  • Create conceptual samples, user flow diagrams, and high fidelity prototypes to solidify design direction and plans.
  • Identify priorities and gaps in current designs, and contribute and iterate on creative solutions.
  • Ability to create programmer ready assets.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Has great passion and creativity for interface design, with strong art skills regarding iconography and 2D graphics, and a good understanding of interface functionality
  • At least 2+ years of game experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, After Effects, and Scaleform.
  • Excellent conceptual and illustration skills.
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating solid UI and graphic design skill.
  • Good understanding of interactive market trends and visual styles.
  • Ability to create both original creative art assets for UI, as well as match existing art styles (if needed).
  • Proactive work ethic and be a capable problem solver who is not afraid of big challenges.
  • Plays and enjoys computer and console games
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Worked on at least 1 shipped game title as a user interface artist.
  • Experience in 3D, FX, or other specializations.
  • After Effects experience a plus.
  • Art

    Mobile Games - Animator/Rigger

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced Animator/Rigger to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on our Mobile Games.
    At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who are empowered to create, & challenged to learn. All of this means more opportunities for you to unleash your energy, collaboration, and dedication.
    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new  game projects!

    What do our Animator/Riggers do:

  • Deliver high quality animations in various styles for Unity based games.
  • Develop animations for gameplay as well as menu & UI treatments.
  • Execute animations including rough outs, polished animations, cinematics, and posing
  • Work closely with modeling and animation teams to create optimized rigs that fully address the needs of the character’s functionality and limitations.
  • Weight characters in an efficient manner while maintaining a high degree of visual and deformation fidelity.
  • Create and/or support tools that streamline the character creation workflow throughout the entire pipeline.
  • Maintain character hierarchical standards and protocols.
  • Ability to troubleshoot pre-existing character rig setups / scripts.
  • Support the team in game design.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 3+ years experience with animating, character rigging, & skinning in a production environment.
  • Advanced knowledge of Maya.
  • Past experience with various rig setups, including bipedal, quadruped, and complex robotic / mechanical setups.
  • Strong understanding of MELScript, Python,  scripted controllers and expressions.
  • In-depth knowledge of FK/IK systems.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrate pride and responsibility in your work when given the freedom to work independently
  • Demonstrate modesty and respect when receiving feedback from your team
  • Experience with Unity sprite generation and animation.
  • SMITE - Character Technical Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring a qualified Character Technical Artist to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

    Our Tech Artist focus on post-3D software Technical art, dealing heavily with Unreal Engine 3 character set ups and articulation, and interfacing with programmers and animators to help shape the stage when character art and animation gets implemented into the game environment.

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, and Hand of the Gods, as we embark on exciting new  game projects!

    What our Tech Artist do:

  • Export Character Models and Animations from 3Ds Max and import them into Unreal
  • Create and maintain Animation Trees in Unreal Engine 3 based on Designers, Programmers and Animation requirements
  • Create and Maintain Animation Set, Character Models, and Physics Assets.
  • Create and Maintain database entries for character and character related assets.
  • Ability to troubleshoot per-existing Animation Trees
  • Work along with the QA team to find and fix bugs.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate with multiple teams.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Problem solverSelf-motivated worker
  • Well Organized, and able to Multitask
  • Passion for games. Strong work ethic.
  • Preferred Tech Artist have:

  • Strong Knowledge of 3ds Max.
  • Understanding of Character Animation and Character Rigging.
  • Unreal 3 Engine Experience
  • Unannounced Project - FX Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced Senior FX Artist to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on an unannounced project.

    At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who are empowered to create, & challenged to learn. All of this means more opportunities for you to unleash your ingenuity, energy, collaboration, and dedication.

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new game projects!

    What our FX Artist do:

  • Develop innovative, complex and visually stunning particle and shader effects within the defined visual style.
  • Creating assets such as textures, models and shaders relevant to visual effects art
  • Concept, propose, and present creative ideas.
  • Work closely with our artists, animators, designers and programmers to implement effects.
  • Provide creative input specific to assigned tasks.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Ability to create photo realistic atmospheric effects using modern techniques- from dust and smoke to explosions and debris - and implement them as highly efficient, game-ready assets
  • Experience with professional FX packages like Fume FX or Houdini
  • Portfolio materials must demonstrate a strong understanding of particle effects technology, techniques, and implementation In a near current gen game engine.
  • Strong technical knowledge of effects generation using Unreal Cascade (or a comparable engine).
  • Candidates must show an aptitude for learning new/proprietary systems quickly.
  • Experience with 3D Studio Max and Photoshop.
  • Must have the ability to quickly conceptualize, present and execute ideas.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organization skills.
  • Excellent sense of scale, timing, detail, form, texture and color.
  • Must have the drive to conquer technical challenges.
  • Must be able to handle an ever changing environment and tasks with positivity and excitement.
  • Unannounced Project - Senior FX Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced Senior FX Artist to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on an unannounced project.

    At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who are empowered to create, & challenged to learn. All of this means more opportunities for you to unleash your ingenuity, energy, collaboration, and dedication.

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new game projects!

    What our FX Artist do:

  • Develop innovative, complex and visually stunning particle and shader effects within the defined visual style.
  • Creating assets such as textures, models and shaders relevant to visual effects art
  • Concept, propose, and present creative ideas.
  • Work closely with our artists, animators, designers and programmers to implement effects.
  • Provide creative input specific to assigned tasks.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Ability to create photo realistic atmospheric effects using modern techniques- from dust and smoke to explosions and debris - and implement them as highly efficient, game-ready assets
  • Experience with professional FX packages like Fume FX or Houdini
  • Portfolio materials must demonstrate a strong understanding of particle effects technology, techniques, and implementation In a near current gen game engine.
  • Strong technical knowledge of effects generation using Unreal Cascade (or a comparable engine).Candidates must show an aptitude for learning new/proprietary systems quickly.
  • Experience with 3D Studio Max and Photoshop.
  • Must have the ability to quickly conceptualize, present and execute ideas.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organization skills.
  • Excellent sense of scale, timing, detail, form, texture and color.
  • Must have the drive to conquer technical challenges.
  • Must be able to handle an ever changing environment and tasks with positivity and excitement.
  • Unannounced Project - Weapons/Hardsurface Modeler

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring a inspired Weapons Modeler to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia, on an unannounced project.
    At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who are empowered to create, & challenged to learn. All of this means more opportunities for you to unleash your ingenuity, energy, collaboration, and dedication.
    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new online game projects.

    What our Weapon & Hardsurface Modelers do:

  • Create fully functional and visually appealing weapon/hardsurface models
  • Work within defined technical constraints
  • Closely follow art and design concepts to meet the established art style
  • Contribute to the creative process through original ideas and inspiration
  • Participate in critiquing your work and the work of other artists
  • Excellent work ethic, self-motivation, and ability to take constructive feedback  
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Proficiency with industry software tools & pipelines (3dsmax, Zbrush, Photoshop, Maya, etc.)
  • In depth knowledge of weapon/hardsurface modeling as related to game development
  • Ability to re-create photo realistic weapons and other hard surface props, with a  meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent sculpting skills in Zbrush
  • Excellent Hard Surface modeling skills
  • Strong understanding of workflows and techniques in regards to first person weapons
  • Strong grasp of form, scale and proportion
  • A keen eye for design in regards to weapons and hard surface elements
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate with multiple teams
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Even better candidates:

  • Concept art and 2D skills2+ years using 3DSMax for modeling
  • Strong organizational and file management skills
  • Basic level animation skills for roughing out designs
  • Other related programs such as Quixel Suite and Substance Designer
  • Platform

    Network Administrator

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring a Network Administrator to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who are empowered to create and challenged to learn. All of this means more opportunities for you to unleash your creativity and dedication.

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda; as we embark on exciting new online game projects.

    What our Network Administrators do:

  • Work independently and as part of a team to troubleshoot, perform root cause analysis, identify and isolate technical issues with systems, software, and related infrastructure
  • Responsible for provisioning, installation, configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware, software, and related infrastructure
  • Updating and maintaining deployed software versions of our game across the fleets of servers
  • Consider best security practices throughout all aspects of the infrastructure and willingness to work with the security team to deliver secure solutions
  • Proactive system monitoring, alerting and maintenance
  • Hardware and software performance analysis and tuning
  • Collaborate with other IT team members and customers throughout the business on incidents, support requests, projects, and other initiatives
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Experience with Windows and Linux infrastructure administration
  • Skilled in network fundamentals, administration and troubleshooting
  • Ability to excel in a time sensitive, fast paced, 24/7 environment
  • Create documentation and diagrams for projects and services
  • Available to participate in rotating off hours on-call support
  • Desire to do what it takes to get the job done and help the team and the business succeed
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field, or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Network Administration or System Administration
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • Ongoing software version deployment experience
  • Perforce or other source control applications
  • Database management and basic SQL skills
  • VMware, XEN, and other virtualization platforms
  • Cloud technologies such as AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, etc
  • SALT experience
  • PRTG, Monitis, or other monitoring platforms
  • Cisco, HPE, or Juniper network technologies and firewalls
  • Familiar with ITIL practices and procedures
  • Any relevant certifications
  • Strong asset tracking skills and ability to do IT cost analysis