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Associate Customer Support Representative

Alpharetta, GA

Full Time

Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring qualified Customer Support Representative to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia. Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Tribes: Ascend and Global Agenda as we grow our online communities. We are looking for candidates for our day shift (10am-6pm).

What our Customer Support Reps do:

  • Provide first line support for Hi-Rez customers for SMITE, Paladins, and future games!
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Excellent critical thinking skills
  • High level of customer service skills
  • Testing and organization skills
  • Team-oriented but self-motivated
  • Passion for games
  • Strong work ethic
  • Problem solver
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Customer service experience
  • Technical support experience
  • Bilingual (Spanish, Portuguese, Russian)
  • eSports

    Associate Esports Specialist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

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

    As an Associate Esports Specialist, you'll help support the Hi-Rez Studios Esports League Operations team. You'll work directly with the competitive players and teams for our games such as SMITE and Paladins and future titles. You'll handle everything from player management to event planning. 

    Working closely with our broadcast team, you'll be helping deliver the best experience for players, teams and viewers within our leagues. 

    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.

    What our Associate Esports Specialists do:

  • Help further develop the Hi-Rez Studios Esports scene in games such as SMITE, Paladins, Tactics and more from the amateur scene all the way up to the pro scene. 
  • Administrate players and teams, scheduling and event planning.
  • Become part of the League Operations team, running the various events we put on throughout the year, both online and offline.
  • Answering questions from players and teams within our league in a timely manner as they arise.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Excellence critical thinking skills
  • Experience in the esports industry
  • Testing and organization skills
  • Team-oriented but self-motivated
  • Passion for games
  • Strong work ethic
  • Problem solver
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • 2+ years in the esports industry dealing with league operations and event planning
  • Bilingual (Spanish, Portuguese, Russian)
  • Platform

    Associate Machine Learning Engineer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an Associate Machine Learning Engineer 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, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new online game projects.

    What our Machine Learning Engineers do

  • Use and customize state of the art machine learning algorithms to apply to Hi Rez data in areas such as match making, customer value, game play, in game AI, and customer retention.
  • Produce hypotheses from machine learning results to test in the game
  • Iterate and refine data components captured by our games
  • Interface quasi real time machine learning systems to the game for certain systems
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in Computer Science or similar discipline (Math, Physics, CE or EE) with significant course work in machine learning areas.
  • Very strong math and theory background in machine learning systems
  • Solid programming skills.
  • Team-oriented but self-motivated
  • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Problem solver
  • Ideal candidates have:

  • Loves games / experience in gaming industry
  • Use of cloud based machine learning toolsets
  • Advanced degree with focus on macine learning
  • Data Analyst

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire a Data Analyst 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 energy, collaboration, and dedication.

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

    What our Data Analyst does:

  • Work closely with our game development, marketing, sales, and operations teams to understand and help shape key questions.
  • Translate business and game questions into database and business software queries, and provide actionable insights from the results.
  • Communicate with team leaders across departments and games.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • MS Economics/Statistics or MBA preferred
  • Strong knowledge of SQL
  • Experience using R or comparable system to analyze large data sets
  • Video game lover with familiarity of Hi-Rez Games and IPs
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to work in a team and independently
  • Excellent organization, critical thinking, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • Familiarity with JIRA
  • Experience with tools used to visualize data
  • Video game industry background
  • Red Bull addiction
  • Machine Learning Engineer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced Machine Learning Engineer 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, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new online game projects.

    What our Machine Learning Engineers do

  • Use and customize state of the art machine learning algorithms to apply to Hi Rez data in areas such as match making, customer value, game play, in game AI, and customer retention.
  • Produce hypotheses from machine learning results to test in the game
  • Iterate and refine data components captured by our games
  • Interface quasi real time machine learning systems to the game for certain systems
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in Computer Science or similar discipline (Math, Physics, CE or EE) with significant course work in machine learning areas.
  • Very strong math and theory background in machine learning systems
  • Solid programming skills.
  • 3+ years of software experience in a machine learning field
  • Team-oriented but self-motivated
  • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Problem solver
  • Ideal candidates have:

  • Loves games / experience in gaming industry
  • Use of cloud based machine learning toolsets
  • Advanced degree with focus on macine learning
  • SQL Server DBA

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire a Database 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 energy, collaboration, and dedication.

    The Platform and Operations Division of Hi-Rez Studios is responsible for the development and support of programs that affect all Hi-Rez Products.

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

    What our DBAs do:

  • Maintain SQL development and production environments to ensure maximum uptime and business confidence
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 3-6 years of IT operation, with understanding of database structures, theories, principals and practices.
  • 2-4 year of Microsoft SQL Server experience, SQL 2008/2016.  T-SQL, Stored procedures.
  • Monitor and validate that the various database backup operations are successful
  • Maintain, create, and monitor various database processes
  • Proactively monitor the system hardware utilization, make capacity planning periodically for database systems
  • Establish and maintain appropriate end-user database access control levels, actively monitor the databases to ensure secure availability.
  • Create, maintain and extend scripts which are used in answering business questions or processing database changes
  • Technical documentation skills
  • Team-oriented but self-motivated
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Strong work ethic
  • Problem solver
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • BS Degree in one of the following subject areas: Computer Science or Information Technology
  • Knowledge of reporting and query tools.
  • Experience with SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • Scripting in other languages: Windows Powershell, VBScript, Python
  • Experience with MySQL
  • Experience with Linux
  • Technical Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced Technical Artist to work on our Platform team at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia. As part of the Platform team, your focus is on game performance and memory for all the games Hi-Rez produces.   You will be dissecting the stats and help guide the artists on how to minimize performance and memory impact while pushing the visual quality of the game. You will also be making tools for automating the data analysis and internal production.  

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

    What our Technical Artist Do:

  • Creating scripts/tools in different environments ( Max, Batch, Javascript...)
  • Analyzing game performance and memory using various engine, 3rd party tools, and internal tools
  • R&D pipelines & techniques for content teams
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 2-5 years experience in game production
  • Problem solver
  • Scripting experience, developing complete tools
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate with multiple teams.
  • Self-motivated worker
  • Well Organized, and able to Multitask
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • C++ experience
  • Shader work experience
  • Unreal 3 / Unreal 4 experience
  • Art

    Cinematics - Animator

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced 3D Animator 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, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new online game projects.
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    What our animators do:
    Deliver high quality 3D animations in various styles for Unreal based games
    Execute 3D animations including rough outs, polished animations, cinematics, and posing

    Who we are looking for:
    Demonstrate strong understanding of animation principles and production art pipeline
    Ability to work collaboratively and communicate with multiple teams.
    Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
    Strong work ethic and communication skills
    Open to direction and feedback, embrace change.
    Strong understanding of game animation creation and implementation.
    3+ years industry experience

    Even better candidates:
    3DS Max experience
    Unreal Engine experience

    Cinematics - FX Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez is looking for a talented and self-motivated FX Artist to join us in creating a broad range of visual effects art.

    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  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:

  • 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 & excitement.
  • Lighting Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced Lighting Artist to join our Core Content 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, & 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 our Lighting Artist do:

  • The lighting artist is expected to work both independently and with Art Directors and Art Leads on creating in-game lighting effects for AAA games and cinematics.
  • Produce quality lighting effects at different stages of the production cycle
  • Work on developing best practices and improvements for the lighting pipeline, and help set a standard and overall approach to the lighting solutions for all Hi-Rez projects
  • Drive and concept lighting design and overall aesthetics from scene concepts and initial documentation
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related as assigned
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Excellent eye for composition and color, a great understanding of light and shadow, and a strong ability to present games and cinematics at their highest level.
  • Flexible and motivated artists who can collaborate well with other artists and disciples.
  • Working knowledge of game engines such as Unreal Engine 3, 4.
  • Strong understanding of colour grading, PBR and Linear workflows
  • Familiar with relevant software such as Photoshop, After Effects, or equivalent.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Previous game development experience
  • Solid understanding of environmental art and pipeline
  • Good understanding of texture and material quality
  • Interest in cinematography/photography
  • Paladins - Associate 2D Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an Associate 2D Artist to join our Paladins 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, & 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, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new game projects!

    As part of our team you will be creating illustrations to be paired with cards in our newest game Paladins. You will be working closely with other artists, mimic multiple artistic styles, make modifications to existing art, and create art to be used for the in-game UI. You will create dynamic interesting illustrations with strong composition and colors, featuring both characters, objects and environments.

    What our 2d Artists / Illustrators do:
    -Work closely with Art Lead to create visually compelling illustrations to be used in-game and for marketing
    -Create multiple sketches based on a single concept or brief
    -Creating dynamic illustrations featuring characters, objects, and environments
    -Create icons, UI elements and other 2d art needs
    -Will follow a style guide

    Who we are looking for:
    -Knowledge of Photoshop
    -Excellent traditional art skills with a strong grasp of composition, anatomy, color theory, perspective, lighting, environment and characters
    -Ability to mimic multiple artistic styles
    -Good communication and problem-solving skills
    -Ability to work quickly and precisely in a fast-paced environment, and keep tight deadlines
    -Ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects at the same time
    -Knowledge of video games, fantasy and science fiction genre
    -Have a proactive work ethic and desire to learn

    Paladins - Character Rigger

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced Character Rigger 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 energy, collaboration, and dedication.

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

    What our Character Riggers do:

  • Work closely with the Modeling, Animation, and Technical Art teams to create rigs that both provide functionally robust controls and that conform to technical envelopes
  • Weight / Skin characters in an efficient manner while maintaining deformation integrity and achieving a high degree of visual fidelity
  • Create tools that streamline the character creation workflow throughout the entire pipeline
  • Maintain character hierarchical standards, naming conventions, and other protocols
  • Troubleshoot pre-existing character rig setups / scripts
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Advanced knowledge of 3ds Max
  • Past experience with various rig setups, including bipedal, quadruped, and complex robotic / mechanical characters
  • Strong understanding of MAXScript, scripted controllers and expressions
  • In-depth knowledge of FK/IK systems
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate with multiple teams
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, at times working within evolving content pipelines
  • 3-5 years experience with character rigging / skinning in a production environment
  • Best candidates have:

  • Unreal 3 Engine experience
  • Previous experience leading a small team of riggers
  • Paladins - Environment Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced Environment Artist to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia. Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we enhance and expand our online action games.

    This art position requires an excellent comprehension of architecture, material use, and construction principles, as well as a master level understanding of light, color, form, and spatial relationships. The ideal candidate has a working knowledge of the game development process and proven ability to design effectively for a 3D game environment.

    What our Environment Artist does:
    Develop high quality 3D assets within the defined visual style.
    Craft environment and level related meshes, collision, materials, and textures according to best practices within an Unreal development pipeline.
    Collaborate with the Art Director, Concept Artists, Level Designers, and other Environmental Artists to problem solve and create visually stunning maps that accentuate game play.

    Who we are looking for:
    Portfolio demonstrating exceptional environment pieces as well as examples of development and production work.
    AAA game development experience.
    Expert knowledge of Photoshop, Max or Maya, and basic navigation of Unreal.
    Thrives upon change. Comfortable working quickly within an iterative development process.
    Comfortable receiving constructive criticism and making artistic adjustments.
    Able to work effectively within game design and tech constraints.
    Passion for games.
    Strong work ethic.

    Preferred candidate have:
    Experience with 3DS Max or Maya
    Experience with Zbrush
    Additional experience or understanding of stylized texture creation


    Paladins - FX Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

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

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

    Hi-Rez is looking for a talented and self-motivated FX Artist to join us in creating a broad range of visual effects art.

    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:

  • 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 & excitement.
  • Paladins - Weapons/Hardsurface Modeler

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring a inspired WEAPON/HARDSURFACE MODELER 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, 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
  • 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
  • Should have portfolio assets containing stylized or handpainted textures.
  • A background with traditional texture workflows.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate with multiple teams
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Even better candidates:

  • Concept art and 2D skills
  • 2+ years using 3DSMax for modeling
  • Knowledge of PBR is a bonus.
  • Strong organizational and file management skills
  • Basic level animation skills for roughing out designs
  • Other related programs such as Quixel Suite and Substance Designer
  • R&D Team - Senior Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is seeking an exceptionally skilled and experienced mobile art lead to elevate the studio’s games to a world class level.

    Work alongside a team of talented / skilled artists, engineers, and designers; enjoying the support of a company whose culture is centered on iterative game development and delivering software as a service.

    The ideal candidate possesses inspiring artistic vision, outstanding communications skills, strong leadership experience, is a team player above all else, and carries a proven track record of shipping mobile products in a lead or senior artist role. Experience modeling and texturing assets for a diverse visual range of environments and a solid grasp of form, color, and light for both 2D and 3D art assets are also essential.

    You must be experienced at mentoring teams, able to create and maintain a collaborative environment for artists who are passionate about making games, be skilled in two or more areas of art creation (illustration, modeling, texturing, animation, or concept art), and well-versed in related tools (3DS Max, Photoshop, etc).

    What our Senior Artist do:

  • Drive the visual direction on SMITE Rivals.
  • Work directly with artists (onsite and outsourced) to ensure smooth asset production through the pipeline.
  • Create concept paintings, models, textures, and other benchmark assets that help articulate or inspire visual direction
  • Work closely with game design to ensure art supports a gameplay-first player experience
  • Foster and maintain effective relationships inside and outside the art department
  • Who we are looking for:

  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience in crafting video game art
  • Incredible communications and interpersonal skills
  • Able to manage and mentor growing artist
  • Strong illustration and / or concept art skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency with popular 2D and 3D applications, such as Maya, 3DS Max, Adobe Photoshop, Painter, etc.
  • Extensive experience with sprite sheets exported from 3D assets.
  • Solid knowledge of current and next-gen art techniques as well as fundamental art principles
  • Able to motivate artists and collaborate well with other developers in a team environment
  • Able to excel in an exceptionally fast paced product release scheduleUnity experience strongly preferred
  • SMITE - Animator

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced 3D Animator 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 animators do:
    Deliver high quality 3D animations in various styles for Unreal based games
    Execute 3D animations including rough outs, polished animations, cinematics, and posing

    Who we are looking for:
    Demonstrate strong understanding of animation principles and production art pipeline
    Ability to work collaboratively and communicate with multiple teams.
    Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
    Strong work ethic and communication skills
    Open to direction and feedback, embrace change.
    Strong understanding of game animation creation and implementation.
    3+ years industry experience

    Even better candidates:
    3DS Max experience
    Unreal Engine experience

    SMITE - Art Director

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is seeking an exceptionally skilled and inspirational Art Director to elevate the studio’s games to a world class level.

    Work alongside a team of talented / skilled artists, engineers, and designers; enjoying the support of a company whose culture is centered on iterative game development and delivering software as a service.

    The ideal candidate possesses inspiring artistic vision, outstanding communications skills, strong leadership experience, and a proven track record of shipping AAA products in a lead artist role. Experience modeling and texturing assets for a diverse visual range of environments and a solid grasp of form, color, and light for both 2D and 3D art assets are also essential.

    You must be experienced at mentoring teams, able to create and maintain a collaborative environment for artists who are passionate about making games, be skilled in one or more areas of art creation (illustration, modeling, texturing, animation, or concept art), and well-versed in related tools (3DS Max, Photoshop, etc).

    What our Art Directors do:

  • Own, articulate, and evangelize visual direction on SMITE
  • Work directly with artists and leads to ensure smooth asset production through the Smite content pipeline
  • Create concept paintings, models, textures, and other benchmark assets that help articulate or inspire visual direction
  • Work closely with game design to ensure art supports a gameplay-first player experience
  • Foster and maintain effective relationships inside and outside the art department
  • Who we are looking for:

  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience in crafting video game art
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience as a lead artist or art director
  • Incredible communications and interpersonal skills
  • Able to manage a large art staff of varying skills and specialties
  • Strong illustration and / or  concept art skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency with popular 2D and 3D applications, such as Maya, 3DS Max, Adobe Photoshop, Painter, etc.
  • Solid knowledge of current and next-gen art techniques as well as fundamental art principles
  • Able to motivate artists and collaborate well with other developers in a team environment
  • Able to excel in an exceptionally fast paced product release schedule
  • UE3 / UE4 knowledge preferred

  • ** Only applications with Cover Letters & Portfolios will be considered.

    SMITE - Character Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an innovative Character Artist to join our Character Art 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, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new game projects!

    Job Description
    Create high resolution 3D sculpts of organic/hard surface characters/creatures/weapons/props.
    Create clean, deformable low poly models within triangle count budget.
    Create optimized UV layouts while keeping texture size budgets and areas of visual interest in mind.
    Create textures that meet the visual style and quality bar.
    Generate different material types which adhere to instruction count budget while still pushing the visuals on assets created.
    Work with Art Director, Lead Character Artist and Character Team in technical/aesthetic problem solving efforts.

    Skills & Requirements
    3+ years of experience creating AAA quality character assets for games, film or animation.
    Portfolio demonstrating exceptional character designs with animatable topology.
    Strong grasp of composition, color theory, value, form, scale, shape language, and silhouette.
    Strong knowledge of human/animal anatomy and proportions.
    Ability to embellish concepts with technical constraints in mind while maintaining overall aesthetic.
    Ability to work collaboratively and communicate well with multiple teams outside of the Character Modeling Department.
    Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process.
    Comfortable receiving constructive group criticism and making artistic adjustments to meet performance guidelines.
    Excellent work ethic, self-motivated, organized, and able to meet deadlines.
    A passion for creating and playing video games.

    Preferred candidates have:
    Experience with Unreal 3 engine
    AAA game development experience as a Character Artist
    3+ years experience with industry standard applications: Zbrush, Maya/Max/Modo, Photoshop, 3D Coat or Substance Painter
    Understanding of Rigging/Animation a plus

    SMITE - Character Rigger

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire a Character Rigger to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on SMITE.

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

    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.

    Responsibilities:
    Work closely with modeling and animation teams to create optimized rigs that fully address the needs of the character’s functionality.
    Weight characters in an efficient manner while maintaining a high degree of visual and deformation fidelity.
    Create 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.

    Required:
    Advanced knowledge of 3ds Max.
    Past experience with various rig setups, including bipedal, quadruped, and complex robotic / mechanical characters.Strong understanding of MAXScript, scripted controllers and expressions.In-depth knowledge of FK/IK systems.
    Ability to work collaboratively and communicate with multiple teams.
    Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
    2+ years experience with character rigging / skinning in a production environment.

    Preferred:
    Unreal 3 Engine experience

    SMITE - Environment Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced Environment Artist to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia. Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we enhance and expand our online action games.

    This art position requires an excellent comprehension of architecture, material use, and construction principles, as well as a master level understanding of light, color, form, and spatial relationships. The ideal candidate has a working knowledge of the game development process and proven ability to design effectively for a 3D game environment.

    What our Environment Artist does:
    Develop high quality 3D assets within the defined visual style.
    Craft environment and level related meshes, collision, materials, and textures according to best practices within an Unreal development pipeline.
    Collaborate with the Art Director, Concept Artists, Level Designers, and other Environmental Artists to problem solve and create visually stunning maps that accentuate game play.

    Who we are looking for:
    Portfolio demonstrating exceptional environment pieces as well as examples of development and production work.
    AAA game development experience.
    Expert knowledge of Photoshop, Max or Maya, and basic navigation of Unreal.
    Thrives upon change. Comfortable working quickly within an iterative development process.
    Comfortable receiving constructive criticism and making artistic adjustments.
    Able to work effectively within game design and tech constraints.
    Passion for games.
    Strong work ethic.

    Preferred candidate have:
    Experience with 3DS Max or Maya
    Experience with Zbrush
    Additional experience or understanding of stylized texture creation


    SMITE - FX Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire a talented and self-motivated FX Artist to join us in creating a broad range of visual effects art, 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  game projects!
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    What our FX Artists 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

    Qualified candidates have:
    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).
    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 & excitement.

    SMITE Tactics - 2D Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an 2D Artist to join our Paladins 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, & 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, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new game projects!

    As part of our team you will be creating illustrations to be paired with cards in our newest game Paladins. You will be working closely with other artists, mimic multiple artistic styles, make modifications to existing art, and create art to be used for the in-game UI. You will create dynamic interesting illustrations with strong composition and colors, featuring both characters, objects and environments.

    What our 2d Artists / Illustrators do:
    -Work closely with Art Lead to create visually compelling illustrations to be used in-game and for marketing
    -Create multiple sketches based on a single concept or brief
    -Creating dynamic illustrations featuring characters, objects, and environments
    -Create icons, UI elements and other 2d art needs
    -Will follow a style guide

    Who we are looking for:
    -Knowledge of Photoshop
    -Excellent traditional art skills with a strong grasp of composition, anatomy, color theory, perspective, lighting, environment and characters
    -Ability to mimic multiple artistic styles
    -Good communication and problem-solving skills
    -Ability to work quickly and precisely in a fast-paced environment, and keep tight deadlines
    -Ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects at the same time
    -Knowledge of video games, fantasy and science fiction genre
    -Have a proactive work ethic and desire to learn

    Unannounced Project - Character Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an innovative Character 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 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, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new game projects!

    What our Character artist do:

  • Create high resolution 3D sculpts of organic, hard surface, characters, creatures, weapons, props.
  • Create clean, deformable low poly models within triangle count budget.
  • Create optimized UV layouts while keeping texture size budgets and areas of visual interest in mind.
  • Create textures that meet the visual style and quality bar.
  • Generate different material types which adhere to instruction count budget while still pushing the visuals on assets created.
  • Work with Art Director, Lead Character Artist and Character Team in technical/aesthetic problem solving efforts.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 3+ years of experience creating AAA quality character assets for games, film or animation.
  • Portfolio demonstrating exceptional character designs with animatable topology.
  • Strong grasp of composition, color theory, value, form, scale, shape language, and silhouette.
  • Strong knowledge of human/animal anatomy and proportions.
  • Ability to embellish concepts with technical constraints in mind while maintaining overall aesthetic.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate well with multiple teams outside of the Character Modeling Department.
  • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process.
  • Comfortable receiving constructive group criticism and making artistic adjustments to meet performance guidelines.
  • Excellent work ethic, self-motivated, organized, and able to meet deadlines.
  • A passion for creating and playing video games.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Experience with Unreal 3 engine
  • AAA game development experience as a Character Artist
  • 3+ years experience with industry standard applications: Zbrush, Maya/Max/Modo, Photoshop, 3D Coat or Substance Painter
  • Understanding of Rigging/Animation a plus
  • Unannounced Project - Environment Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced Environment Artist to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on an unannounced game. Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we enhance and expand our online action games.

    This art position requires an excellent comprehension of architecture, material use, and construction principles, as well as a master level understanding of light, color, form, and spatial relationships. The ideal candidate has a working knowledge of the game development process and proven ability to design effectively for a 3D game environment.

    What our Environment Artist does:

  • Develop high quality 3D assets within the defined visual style.
  • Craft environment and level related meshes, collision, materials, and textures according to best practices within an Unreal development pipeline.
  • Collaborate with the Art Director, Concept Artists, Level Designers, and other Environmental Artists to problem solve and create visually stunning maps that accentuate game play.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Portfolio demonstrating exceptional environment pieces as well as examples of development and production work.
  • AAA game development experience.
  • Expert knowledge of Photoshop, Max or Maya, and basic navigation of Unreal.
  • Thrives upon change. Comfortable working quickly within an iterative development process.
  • Comfortable receiving constructive criticism and making artistic adjustments.
  • Able to work effectively within game design and tech constraints.
  • Passion for games.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Experience with 3DS Max or Maya
  • Experience with Zbrush
  • Additional experience or understanding of stylized texture creation
  • Unannounced Project - FX Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

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

    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!

    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.

    Hi-Rez is looking for a talented and self-motivated FX Artist to join us in creating a broad range of visual effects art.

    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:

  • 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 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
  • 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
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • 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
  • Interns

    Community Intern

    Brighton, UK

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking for a games-loving Intern to work at our studio in Brighton, UK.  The internship will involve to work on publishing functions of our office, supporting our Marketing, Community team and also our eSport Specialist and our Publishing producer.

    As an intern member of our growing band of elite publishing warriors, you will be part creative, part leader, and--most importantly--an all around production ninja.  You know how to get things done in a collaborative work environment, are super proactive, and you're ready to help us bring SMITE and Paladins to an internet full of demanding and passionate gamers.

    What our Interns do:

  • Help to manage our social media channels
  • Support our team with European based consumer events
  • Stream and cast our games
  • Rolling out European based marketing campaigns
  • Support the team in analysis any activities organised as part of our European campaign
  • Who we are looking for:

  • You’re a lifelong gamer who’s passionate about the industry; you use your gaming experience to analyze marketing campaigns, evaluating their strengths and weaknesses and spotting opportunities for improvement.
  • Working knowledge of file types and formats used by modern publishing creative groups.  .jpg  .png .tiff .gif .psd .ai .mov .mp4 .ProRes, split audio channels, layered files, print mechanical  -- you don't need to be able to create these assets yourself, but you need to be able to speak the language of those who do.
  • Demonstrated ability to juggle priorities and deadlines in a demanding, schedule-driven environment.  
  • Driven and proactive with a can-do attitude. You need to be unafraid to get in there and get your hands dirty. “This isn’t part of my job description” isn’t a phrase you’d ever use.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Of course.    
  • Even better candidates have:

  • Experience self-publishing online content, such as running your own website or successful YouTube channel.
  • Esports Intern

    Brighton, UK

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking for a games-loving Intern to work at our studio in Brighton, UK.  The internship will involve to work on publishing functions of our office, supporting our Marketing, Community team and also our eSport Specialist and our Publishing producer.

    As an intern member of our growing band of elite publishing warriors, you will be part creative, part leader, and--most importantly--an all around production ninja.  You know how to get things done in a collaborative work environment, are super proactive, and you're ready to help us bring SMITE and Paladins to an internet full of demanding and passionate gamers.

    What our Interns do:

  • Help to manage our social media channels
  • Support our team with European based consumer events
  • Stream and cast our games
  • Rolling out European based marketing campaigns
  • Support the team in analysis any activities organised as part of our European campaign
  • Who we are looking for:

  • You’re a lifelong gamer who’s passionate about the industry; you use your gaming experience to analyze marketing campaigns, evaluating their strengths and weaknesses and spotting opportunities for improvement.
  • Working knowledge of file types and formats used by modern publishing creative groups.  .jpg  .png .tiff .gif .psd .ai .mov .mp4 .ProRes, split audio channels, layered files, print mechanical  -- you don't need to be able to create these assets yourself, but you need to be able to speak the language of those who do.
  • Demonstrated ability to juggle priorities and deadlines in a demanding, schedule-driven environment.  
  • Driven and proactive with a can-do attitude. You need to be unafraid to get in there and get your hands dirty. “This isn’t part of my job description” isn’t a phrase you’d ever use.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Of course.    
  • Even better candidates have:

  • Experience self-publishing online content, such as running your own website or successful YouTube channel.
  • Marketing Intern

    Brighton, UK

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking for a games-loving Intern to work at our studio in Brighton, UK.  The internship will involve to work on publishing functions of our office, supporting our Marketing, Community team and also our eSport Specialist and our Publishing producer.

    As an intern member of our growing band of elite publishing warriors, you will be part creative, part leader, and--most importantly--an all around production ninja.  You know how to get things done in a collaborative work environment, are super proactive, and you're ready to help us bring SMITE and Paladins to an internet full of demanding and passionate gamers.

    What our Interns do:

  • Help to manage our social media channels
  • Support our team with European based consumer events
  • Stream and cast our games
  • Rolling out European based marketing campaigns
  • Support the team in analysis any activities organised as part of our European campaign
  • Who we are looking for:

  • You’re a lifelong gamer who’s passionate about the industry; you use your gaming experience to analyze marketing campaigns, evaluating their strengths and weaknesses and spotting opportunities for improvement.
  • Working knowledge of file types and formats used by modern publishing creative groups.  .jpg  .png .tiff .gif .psd .ai .mov .mp4 .ProRes, split audio channels, layered files, print mechanical  -- you don't need to be able to create these assets yourself, but you need to be able to speak the language of those who do.
  • Demonstrated ability to juggle priorities and deadlines in a demanding, schedule-driven environment.  
  • Driven and proactive with a can-do attitude. You need to be unafraid to get in there and get your hands dirty. “This isn’t part of my job description” isn’t a phrase you’d ever use.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Of course.    
  • Even better candidates have:

  • Experience self-publishing online content, such as running your own website or successful YouTube channel.
  • Marketing Production Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking for a SMITE or Paladins-loving Intern Marketing Producer to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    As an intern member of our growing band of elite marketing warriors, you will be part creative, part leader, and--most importantly--an all around production ninja. You know how to get things done in a collaborative work environment, are super proactive, and you're ready to help us bring our games to an internet full of demanding and passionate gamers.

    What our Intern Marketing Producers do:

  • Project manage internal and external creative groups to deliver a wide array of publishing materials, both on time and on budget.
  • Schedule, maintain and drive content pipelines for Hi-Rez's online banner ads, console and Steam box art updates, press kits, mailers, and all sorts of other awesome stuff.
  • Gather information on project requirements, deliver it in a digestible format to the appropriate creative groups, coach them when they hit roadblocks, and synthesize feedback from key stakeholders throughout the organization.
  • Implement digital advertising campaigns through channels such as Facebook and Twitter, then report on results with their knowledge of the ancient art of spreadsheet-fu.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • You’re a lifelong gamer who’s passionate about the industry; you use your gaming experience to analyze marketing campaigns, evaluating their strengths and weaknesses and spotting opportunities for improvement.
  • Working knowledge of file types and formats used by modern publishing creative groups.  .jpg  .png .tiff .gif .psd .ai .mov .mp4 .ProRes, split audio channels, layered files, print mechanical  -- you don't need to be able to create these assets yourself, but you need to be able to speak the language of those who do.
  • Demonstrated ability to juggle priorities and deadlines in a demanding, schedule-driven environment.  
  • Driven and proactive with a can-do attitude. You need to be unafraid to get in there and get your hands dirty. “This isn’t part of my job description” isn’t a phrase you’d ever use.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Of course.    
  • Even better candidates:

  • Experience self-publishing online content, such as running your own website or successful YouTube channel.
  • Paladins - 2D Art Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified 2D Art Intern applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017.  (actual dates to be determined.)

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

    What our 2D Art Interns do:

  • Work closely with Art Lead to create visually compelling illustrations to be used in-game and for marketing
  • Create multiple sketches based on a single concept or brief
  • Creating dynamic illustrations featuring characters, objects, and environments
  • Create icons, UI elements and other 2d art needs
  • Will follow a style guide
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art
  • Major in Illustration, Game Art or applicable field of study
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation)
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position
  • Current resume
  • Portfolio and/or Website displaying applicable work
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player
  • Paladins - Character Rigging Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified Character Rigging INTERN applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our Rigging Interns do:

  • Work alongside members of Hi-Rez’s Rigging team, while gaining a working knowledge of asset creation and the rigging processes
  • Shadow and partner with experienced riggers in a collaborative, creative environment
  • Assist in creating and maintaining character rigs using 3dsMax
  • Develop scripting tools to benefits various departments of the pipeline
  • Accept feedback from experienced riggers and other art resources
  • Other departmental duties and projects as instructed by management
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art
  • Major in Technical Art,  Animation or applicable field of study
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position
  • Current resume
  • Portfolio and/or Website displaying with a rigging demo reel.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Experience or exposure using 3DSmax and MAXScript
  • Experience with bipedal, quadruped, or robotic / mechanical characters
  • Experience within Unreal 3 is a plus
  • Background or experience in Gaming
  • Paladins - Environment Art Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified Environment Art Intern applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017.  (actual dates to be determined.)

    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 Environment Art Interns do:

  • Work alongside members of SMITE and Paladins’ Environment Art team, while gaining a working knowledge of asset creation and level building processes.
  • Shadow and partner with experienced game developers and artists in a collaborative, creative environment.
  • Assist in creating and editing game model assets and textures using 3DSmax, Zbrush, and Photoshop.
  • Assist in verifying that art assets are technically ready for game environment, and help improve performance.
  • Shadow and assist in level creation / editing within Unreal 3.
  • Accept feedback from Art Director and other art resources.
  • Other departmental duties and projects as instructed by management.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Major in Art, Animation, or applicable field of study.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Current resume.
  • Portfolio and/or Website displaying recent and applicable work.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Experience using 3DSmax, Zbrush, and Photoshop.
  • Experience within Unreal 3 is a plus.
  • Background or experience in Gaming.
  • Paladins - Level Design Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified Level Design INTERN applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on Paladins.

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017.  (actual dates to be determined.)

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

    What our Level Design Interns do:

  • Prototype and create level layouts and encounters for the fantasy card-based action shooter, Paladins
  • Work with designers and programmers to experiment with and evolve gameplay concepts including interesting layouts/flow, traps, events, and bot arrangements to find the fun and reinforce core gameplay
  • Work with environment artists to add basic art and set dressing to rooms.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Experience using level editors for 3D game engines (Unreal preferred)
  • Online portfolio showing some experience creating levels for games
  • Motivated and hardworking with good teamwork and written/verbal communication skills
  • Fast learner able to learn new and custom tools and technology
  • Ability to take constructive feedback and iterate on ideas until they are proven to succeed or fail
  • Understanding of game design and gameplay systems with the ability to identify core elements of design and how levels leverage those ideas (or even break them situationally) to create fun and engaging experiences.
  • Experience playing Paladins with a level 20+ account
  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • Paladins - QA Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified QA INTERN applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on Paladins.

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017.  (actual dates to be determined.)

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

    What our QA Interns do:

  • Assist in game testing in UE3.
  • Assist in data collection - may include analytics from the game, or notes during play tests.
  • Assist in community moderation - possibilities for moderation help for outside play testers / forums.
  • Assist in running internal / external play tests.
  • Assist with issue tracking.
  • Accept feedback from management.
  • Perform other departmental duties and projects as instructed by management.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Major in applicable field of study.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Cover Letter.
  • Current resume.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • Platform Programming Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified Programming Intern applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  This will be a paid, part-time, seasonal employee. The internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our programming interns do:

  • Shadow and partner with experienced game developers and programmers as they provide an overview of programming for the Hirez games and back end systems.
  • Assist in designing, prototyping, coding, and testing platform software that supports Hi-Rez games.  (Includes work on Windows, Linux, networking, and Unreal Engine 3).  
  • Work on tools that support our game live environments
  • Complete and assist with basic departmental tasks (such as bugs, etc.) in our programming environment.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Major in Computer Science, or applicable field of study.
  • Firm understanding of C++Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Current resume.
  • Portfolio and/or Website displaying applicable work.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Background or experience in Gaming.
  • Unreal Engine coding or modding experience.
  • Production Art Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified Production Artist Intern applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  This will be a paid, part-time, seasonal employee. Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our Production Art Interns do:

  • Work in our fast-paced marketing art dept to create digital campaigns for Hi-Rez video games (SMITE, SMITE Tactics, Paladins, Tribes) following existing brand guidelines and direction from your team mates.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Solid knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Ability to travel effectively to and from the studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Current resume.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication and multitasking skills
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Strong knowledge of Hi-Rez games.
  • Passion for gaming.
  • Public Relations Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified “Public Relations” Intern applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  This will be a paid, part-time, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our PR Interns do:

  • Assist with incoming press requests.
  • Assist with local outreach and community events.
  • Help manage the online press kit.
  • Assist with Hi-Rez tours.
  • Support all tasks pertaining to Public Relations responsibilities.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Ability to travel effectively to and from the studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Current resume.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication and multitasking skills
  • SMITE - Animation Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified ANIMATION INTERN applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017(actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our Animation Interns do:

  • Work alongside members of Hi-Rez’s Animation team, while gaining a working knowledge of asset creation and the animation processes.
  • Shadow and partner with experienced game developers and artists in a collaborative, creative environment.
  • Assist in creating and editing game animations using 3DSmax.
  • Accept feedback from Animation Director and other art resources.
  • Other departmental duties and projects as instructed by management.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Major in Animation or applicable field of study.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Current resume.
  • Portfolio and/or Website displaying applicable work.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • Experience or exposure using 3DSmax.
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • Experience within Unreal 3 is a plus.
  • Background or experience in Gaming.
  • Experience with in-game animation as opposed to cartoon animation; portfolios demonstrating this experience will be given the highest consideration.
  • SMITE - Character Art Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified Character Modeling Intern applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our Character Art Interns do:

  • Work alongside members of SMITE’s Character Art team, while gaining a working knowledge of dynamic humanoid, animal and creature model creation.
  • Shadow and partner with experienced game developers and artists in a collaborative, creative environment.
  • Accept feedback from the Art Director, Character Art Lead and and other members of the Character Art Dept.
  • Other departmental duties and projects as instructed by management.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Major in applicable field of study.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Current resume.
  • Portfolio and/or Website displaying applicable work.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Experience or exposure using 3dsmax, Zbrush, Photoshop, & Maya.
  • Experience within Unreal 3 is a plus.
  • Background or experience in Gaming.
  • SMITE - Character Rigging Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified Character Rigging INTERN applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our Rigging Interns do:

  • Work alongside members of Hi-Rez’s Rigging team, while gaining a working knowledge of asset creation and the rigging processes
  • Shadow and partner with experienced riggers in a collaborative, creative environment
  • Assist in creating and maintaining character rigs using 3dsMax
  • Develop scripting tools to benefits various departments of the pipeline
  • Accept feedback from experienced riggers and other art resources
  • Other departmental duties and projects as instructed by management
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art
  • Major in Technical Art,  Animation or applicable field of study
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position
  • Current resume
  • Portfolio and/or Website displaying with a rigging demo reel.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Experience or exposure using 3DSmax and MAXScript
  • Experience with bipedal, quadruped, or robotic / mechanical characters
  • Experience within Unreal 3 is a plus
  • Background or experience in Gaming
  • SMITE - QA Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified QA INTERN applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on SMITE.  

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017.  (actual dates to be determined.)

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

    What our QA Interns do:

  • Assist in game testing in UE3.
  • Assist in data collection - may include analytics from the game, or notes during play tests.
  • Assist in community moderation - possibilities for moderation help for outside play testers / forums.
  • Assist in running internal / external play tests.
  • Assist with issue tracking.
  • Accept feedback from management.
  • Perform other departmental duties and projects as instructed by management.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Major in applicable field of study.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Cover Letter.
  • Current resume.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • SMITE Tactics - UI Programming Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified UI programming Intern applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on SMITE Tactics.  

    This will be a paid, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our UI Programmers do:

  • Design, prototype, code, and unit test User Interface enhancements, features, and fixes for the game SMITE TACTICS.
  • Implement UI screens and functionality using Unreal Engine 4 and Coherent GT (HTML5/CSS/JavaScript)
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Major in Computer Science, or applicable field of study.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Current resume.
  • Portfolio and/or Website displaying applicable work.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Background or experience in Gaming.
  • Unity or Unreal Engine coding or modding experience.
  • Experience with C++, Python, or related languages
  • Experience with web development technologies (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, SCSS)
  • Experience with Photoshop
  • Experience with UE4 Editor
  • Technical Artist Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified Technical Artist Intern applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on an unannounced project. This is a cross discipline roll, so individuals who have studied some mixture of Computer Science and Art are strongly preferred. The intern will be making tools for internal production and analyzing game performance/memory to ensure smooth player experience.  This will be a paid, part-time, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our Tech Art Interns do:

  • Shadow and partner with experienced technical artists as they work with UE3 & UE4
  • Engage with artists and engineers to understand current pipelines’s strength and weaknesses
  • Complete and assist with basic departmental tasks (such as tool development or performance analysis)
  • Deliver documentation for tasks completed
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated  of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Taken Computer Science and art courses
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Current resume.
  • Portfolio and/or Website displaying applicable work.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • Video Editing Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified Video Editing Intern applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  This will be a paid, part-time, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our Video Editing Interns Do:

  • Work alongside the video production team to create a variety of video segments for SMITE, Paladins, SMITE Tactics, and other Hi-Rez titles.
  • Shadow and work alongside with experienced video producers in a collaborative, creative environment.
  • Assist in every aspect of production: conceptualizing, writing, filming, and editing.
  • Accept feedback from the Video Production, Motion Graphics, and Live Production teams.
  • Other departmental duties and projects as instructed by management.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis.
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated of - an accredited college, university, or school of art.
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation).
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Current resume.
  • Portfolio and/or website displaying applicable work.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Good communication skills, and a team player.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Experience or exposure using Adobe Premiere, After Effects, and Photoshop.
  • Experience with gameplay capture.
  • Background or experience with Hi-Rez's library of games.
  • Web QA Intern

    Alpharetta, GA

    Intern

    Hi-Rez Studios is now accepting qualified QA INTERN applicants for our SPRING/SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on SMITE.  This will be a paid, seasonal employee. The DEADLINE to submit all application materials is Feb 28, 2017.  Internship selections will be made and announced by April 1, 2017, with the Intern work program starting late May, 2017, ending mid-August, 2017 (actual dates to be determined).

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

    What our QA Interns do:

  • Assist in testing functionality and content of company’s websites across platforms and devices
  • Assist in data collection of issues and resolution of issues of company’s websites
  • Assist with issue tracking and bug reporting
  • Assist with localization of all websites
  • Work closely with software engineers to ensure web related projects and services meet criteria for deployment
  • Accept feedback from management
  • Perform other departmental duties and projects as instructed by management
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Must be able to travel effectively to and from studio on a daily basis
  • Must be currently enrolled in (documented as a "Junior" or higher grade level) - or recently graduated from - an accredited college, university, or school of ar
  • tMajor in applicable field of study
  • Currently carrying or graduated with a G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher (and provide documentation)
  • At least one professional Letter of Reference from a manager, supervisor, professor or instructor; outlining how they know you, and why you should be considered for this position.
  • Cover LetterCurrent resumeAuthorized to work in the U.S
  • Good communication skills, and a team player
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Background or experience in Gaming
  • Entry level knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Familiarity with Foundation, Wordpress, and Amazon Web Services a plus
  • Familiarity with Bug Tracking System such as JIRA
  • Development

    Gameplay Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring qualified GAME PROGRAMMERS to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE,  Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda; 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 3
  • 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 thru 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.
  • Familiar with unrealscript, class struction of unreal, the ‘unreal way’ of developing games.
  • Experience with Scaleform.
  • Experience with animation subsystems.
  • Knowledge of source control.
  • Experience with PC/Windows programming.
  • Paladins - 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:

  • Design and architect new game enhancements and defects fixes using Unreal Engine 3
  • 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.
  • 5+ 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 thru 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.
  • Familiar with unrealscript, class struction of unreal, the ‘unreal way’ of developing games.
  • Experience with Scaleform.
  • Experience with animation subsystems.
  • Knowledge of source control.
  • Experience with PC/Windows programming.
  • Platform/Technology Programmer - Back End

    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 platform software that supports Hi-Rez Games.  
  • Includes work on Windows, Linux, and networking.
  • Must be able to write low and mid level c++ code in an intense multi-threaded very high scaling environment.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Exceptional C/C++ design and programming skills.
  • 4+ years of software programming experience
  • Experience with O/S level programming, including threading and networking
  • 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
  • R&D Team - Gameplay Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring a Gameplay Programmer to work at our studio on our Incubator team, 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 our Gameplay Programmers do:

  • Design and architect new game enhancements and defects fixes using UE4.
  • 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.
  • 3+ years of experience with gameplay programming, with shipped mobile titles.
  • Experience with the Unity engine.
  • 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 candidates have:

  • Experience with Scaleform.
  • Experience with animation subsystems.
  • Knowledge of source control.
  • Experience with PC/Windows programming.A strong appreciation for mobile games and plays them on his or her free time.
  • Experience working with remote teams on a shared project / development pipeline.
  • R&D Team - Lead Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring an experienced Lead Programmer to work at our studio on our incubator team 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 our Lead Programmers do:

  • Design and architect new game enhancements and implement bug fixes using UE4.
  • 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.
  • Proven outstanding debugging and technical problem ownership skills
  • 7+ years of experience with programming for video games, with shipped mobile titles.
  • 3+ years of experience programming mobile games.
  • 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.
  • Experience with the Unity engine.
  • Team-oriented, but self-motivated.
  • Thrives upon change. Comfortable prototyping and working with an iterative development process that changes rapidly.
  • Passion for games. Strong work ethic.
  • Problem solver.
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • A strong appreciation for mobile games and plays them on his or her free time.
  • Familiarity with Google Drive and Spreadsheet from a tools perspective.
  • Experience working with remote teams on a shared project / development pipeline.
  • R&D Team - Senior Gameplay Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is immediately hiring a Senior Gameplay Programmer to work at our studio on our incubator team, 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 our Senior Gameplay Programmers do:

  • Design and architect new game enhancements and implement bug fixes using UE4.
  • 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.
  • Proven debugging and technical problem ownership skills5+ years of experience with gameplay programming, with shipped mobile titles
  • Experience with the Unity engine.
  • 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 that changes rapidly.
  • Passion for games. Strong work ethic.
  • Problem solver.
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • Experience with Scaleform.
  • Experience with animation subsystems.
  • Knowledge of source control.
  • Experience with PC/Windows programming.A strong appreciation for mobile games and plays them on his or her free time.
  • Experience working with remote teams on a shared project / development pipeline.
  • SMITE - UI Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

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

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

    What our UI Programmers do:

  • Design, prototype, code, and unit test User Interface enhancements, features, and fixes for the game SMITE.
  • You will implement UI screens and functionality using Unreal Engine 3 and Scaleform (Flash/ActionScript)
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Exceptional programming skills with 2+ years of software programming experience.
  • Thrives upon change.
  • Comfortable prototyping and working with iterative development process.
  • Strong User Interface layout and design skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in Computer Science or similar discipline (Math, Physics, CE or EE) or equivalent experience thru professional game development, indie projects, or mods.
  • Team-oriented but self-motivatedPassion for games.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Problem solver
  • Even better candidates have:

  • UI programming experience
  • Experience with Unreal 3 engine.
  • Experience with Scaleform or Flash/Actionscript
  • Knowledge of source control
  • Experience with PC/Windows programming
  • Experience programming for console games
  • Systems Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced Systems Programmer to work on Paladins at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

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

    What our Systems Programmer Do:

  • Design and develop new features for our engine, from user input to awesome game experience.
  • Analyze and enhance existing features, and support the artists and designers using them.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • Five years of C/C++ systems programming experience in the games industry
  • Previous work experience on a medium-to-large team
  • Excellent communication across disciplines.
  • Solid 3D math skills.
  • Passionate about making great games.
  • Preferred:

  • Experience with Unreal Engine,
  • Experience with Perforce and JIRA,
  • Experience with console development
  • User Interface

    HTML 5/Web UI Programmer

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced HTML 5/Web UI 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 UI Programmers do:

  • Implement highly interactive game interfaces per designs
  • Utilize modern web technologies (HTML5, CSS, JS) for frontend interface creation
  • UE4 integration (with C++) of the interface
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 2-3 years of web development and design experience
  • 1-2 years UE4 game development experience
  • Advanced knowledge and/or experience in frontend development including:
  • HTML5
  •   CSS
  •   CSS preprocessing via SCSS (LESS, too)
  •   experience with common frontend workflow tooling (node, gulp, bower, ruby, et al)
  • Intermediate Javascript knowledge:
  •  Vanilla JS DOM manipulation
  •   Design pattern best practices
  •   familiarity with modern web technologies (WebRTC, Web Storage, etc)
  •   Framework experience: lodash, knockout, AngularJS, et al
  • UI/UX implementation experience:
  •  experience completely implementing frontend interfaces (from PSD to RWD)
  •  informing the UX design flow through various states of an application
  •  debug and troubleshooting on the client
  •   client-side controller dev for interfaces and applications
  • UE4 game development experience:
  •   experience with UE4 programming with C++
  •  implementation of game UI
  •   familiarity with implications of various platforms (console, gamepad, keyboard/mouse, touch) on UI design
  • Mobile Games - 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 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 Lead, 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 as we embark on exciting new game projects!

    What our UI/UX Designers do:

  • Guide the visual and interactive evolution of the product across multiple platforms.
  • Translate complex ideas into elegant, intuitive designs
  • Assist with requirements gathering and functional specification creation.
  • 
Participate in planning, estimating and scheduling activities.

  • Maintain and grow our library of standard graphical elements
  • Analyze current screens for UI improvement opportunities
  • Keep up to date on current design practices and share with the team
  • Mentor and share knowledge with other technical and non-technical staff.
  • Who we need:

  • Extensive experience designing beautiful, engaging user experiences for desktop, web, and mobile devices such as the iPhone, iPad, or Android.
  • 2+ years of experience creating UI for mobile games
  • At least 2 shipped mobile titlesFamiliarity with usability and HCI principles.
  • Ability to visualize, own, and execute the creation of an experience from initial conception to collaborating with engineers on implementation.
  • Ability to create process flow diagrams, wireframes, and final mockupsAbility to deliver solid designs on a tight deadline.
  • Must be capable of rendering gorgeous visuals – anything ranging from content layout to form elements and textures.
  • Proficiency with the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop in particular).
  • Expert eye for detail and consistency; no detail is too small or insignificant.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently.
  • Excellent collaborative & communication skills.
  • High energy and a positive attitudeAbility to work well with others on all levels.
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • A strong appreciation for mobile games and plays them on his or her free time.
  • Experience working with remote teams on a shared project / development pipeline.
  • SMITE - 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.

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

    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 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.

    What a UI/UX designer does:
    Guide the visual and interactive evolution of the product across multiple platforms.
    Translate complex ideas into elegant, intuitive designs
    Assist with requirements gathering and functional specification creation.

    Participate in planning, estimating and scheduling activities.

    Maintain and grow our library of standard graphical elements
    Analyze current screens for UI improvement opportunities
    Keep up to date on current design practices and share with the team
    Mentor and share knowledge with other technical and non-technical staff.

    Who we are looking for:
    Extensive experience designing beautiful, engaging user experiences for desktop, & web.
    2+ years of experience creating UI for games
    At least 2 shipped titles
    Familiarity with usability and HCI principles.
    Ability to visualize, own, and execute the creation of an experience from initial conception to collaborating with engineers on implementation.
    Ability to create process flow diagrams, wireframes, and final mockups
    Ability to deliver solid designs on a tight deadline.
    Must be capable of rendering gorgeous visuals – anything ranging from content layout to form elements and textures.
    Proficiency with the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop in particular).
    Expert eye for detail and consistency; no detail is too small or insignificant.
    Self-motivated with the ability to work independently.
    Excellent collaborative & communication skills.

    * Portfolio required for submissions to be considered

    UI Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an experienced 2D UI Artist to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

    We are looking for an exceptional 2D UI 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 high quality 2D assets 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, Tribes: Ascend, and Global Agenda as we embark on exciting new  game projects!

    What our UI Artist do:

  • Create Icon assets for character abilities, and UI menu assets.
  • Work closely with and take direction from the Art Director to maintain a consistent art style.
  • Work closely with designers and provide ideas on how to best convey important game information to the player by creating icons that visually convey game and character designs.
  • Work closely with programmers and create an efficient workflow to generate and implement assets into the game.
  • 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.
  • Strong conceptual and traditional art skills. (Can’t stress this one enough).
  • Excellent portfolio showing all phases of game asset production from roughs through finished assets.
  • At least 2+ industry experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and other 2D illustration programs.
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating solid UI iconography and illustrative ability.
  • Ability to conceptualize and paint a wide variety of icons and UI elements to support the game.
  • 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 2D Artist / User Interface Artist.
  • After Effects experience a plus.
  • Marketing

    Marketing Brand Manager (Mobile)

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking for a games-loving Brand Manager to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    The Brand Manager will be dedicated to building a trusted, fun, and community focused brand for our games.  As a key member of the Hi-Rez marketing team you will work closely with product, art, analytics, public relations, community, console, user acquisition, and platform teams in a highly collaborative global environment.

    What our Brand Managers do:

  • Establish a well defined brand for the game and its global community of players.
  • Establish big picture marketing plans that drive brand awareness, user acquisition, player retention, and player monetization across regions.
  • Establish marketing budgets and managing against them.
  • Work with multiple internal teams to ensure consistent brand image and message is deployed throughout the company and to the public.
  • Establish partnerships and strategies for game merchandising.
  • Establish new and maintain existing relationships with partners in the gaming industry.
  • Monitor ongoing performance of user acquisition campaigns.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 2+ years experience in a games industry marketing role.
  • Strong analytical mindset and critical thinking ability.
  • Proven understanding of performance marketing and advertising technology.
  • Good creative and aesthetic judgement.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Hands-on approach to implementation of and strong ownership for the success of campaigns.
  • Comfortable working with tight deadlines in a team-oriented environment.
  • Marketing Brand Manager (SMITE/Paladins)

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking for a games-loving Brand Manager to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    The Brand Manager will be dedicated to building a trusted, fun, and community focused brand for our games.  As a key member of the Hi-Rez marketing team you will work closely with product, art, analytics, public relations, community, console, user acquisition, and platform teams in a highly collaborative global environment.

    What our Brand Managers do:

  • Establish a well defined brand for the game and its global community of players.
  • Establish big picture marketing plans that drive brand awareness, user acquisition, player retention, and player monetization across regions.
  • Establish marketing budgets and managing against them.
  • Work with multiple internal teams to ensure consistent brand image and message is deployed throughout the company and to the public.
  • Establish partnerships and strategies for game merchandising.
  • Establish new and maintain existing relationships with partners in the gaming industry.
  • Monitor ongoing performance of user acquisition campaigns.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 2+ years experience in a games industry marketing role.
  • Strong analytical mindset and critical thinking ability.
  • Proven understanding of performance marketing and advertising technology.
  • Good creative and aesthetic judgement.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Hands-on approach to implementation of and strong ownership for the success of campaigns.
  • Comfortable working with tight deadlines in a team-oriented environment.
  • Mobile User Acquisition Manager

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking for a mobile games-loving Mobile User Acquisition Manager to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    The Mobile User Acquisition Manager will be dedicated to growing our user base of players through paid user acquisition channels.  As a key member of the Hi-Rez marketing team you will work closely with product, art, analytics, public relations, community, and platform teams in a highly collaborative global environment.

    What our Mobile User Acquisition Manager owns:

  • Growing our player base through paid user acquisition
  • Creating, managing, analysing, and optimizing global advertising campaigns for mobile games focused on LTV and optimizing ROI
  • Create proposals for marketing campaigns
  • Be responsible for implementing advertising and marketing campaigns working with multiple teams within the studio
  • Build and expand on relationships with advertising partners
  • Build and expand on relationships with social media influencers (e.g. - Twitch Streamers, YouTube Video Producers, Twitter Personalities, etc.)
  • Build and expand on relationships with key mobile partners like Apple Store and Android
  • Implement software tools to support data analytics used to drive advertising decision making process throughout the life of the game
  • Implement repeatable processes that can be used for multiple games
  • Building and managing a team of people to support expanding advertising campaigns and games
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 2+ years experience in a mobile games performance marketing role
  • Strong analytical mindset and critical thinking ability
  • Proven understanding of performance marketing and advertising tech
  • Understanding of tracking and attributing conversions and the tools to measure associated data (e.g. - Appsflyer, Kochava, Tune, or similar)
  • Ability to execute and evaluate A/B testing within campaigns
  • Good creative and aesthetic judgement
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Hands-on approach to implementation of and strong ownership for the success of campaigns
  • Comfortable working with tight deadlines in a team-oriented environment
  • Motion Graphics Artist

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire an Associate Motion Graphics Artist to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.

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

    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.

    What our Motion Graphics Artists do:
    *Generate motion graphic animations for video projects.
    *Capture cinematic in-game/editor footage (Unreal Editor experience a major plus).
    *Implement post production onto live action footage.

    What we are looking for:
    *Proficiency with Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash.  Knowledge in 3DS Studio Max and the Unreal Editor is a major plus.
    *Great communication skills.  We’ll be collaborating across multiple projects with different departments, so being able to communicate effectively is key.
    *Ability to give and take constructive feedback.
    *Ability to multitask.  We’ll be working on multiple projects spanning multiple games, often at the same time.
    *A creative, versatile mind.  Our video range from hype eSports reels, to comedy series, to gameplay reveals, and beyond.  Being able to adapt to and come up with new projects is necessary.
    *Only submissions with a portfolio of past work will be considered.

    Russian Localisation QA Specialist

    Brighton, UK

    Contract

    We are looking for a Russian speaker to join us as Localisation Testers within the Localisation team, based in Brighton, UK. You will be expected to play through our latest games on all platforms, looking for problems and reporting errors, to ensure game quality before release.  

    What our Localisation Specialist do:
    * Finding, reproducing and fixing linguistic errors or problems in-game.
    * Accurate, detailed and complete reporting and subsequent revision of those errors or problems.
    * Proofreading and looking for inconsistencies in context and style throughout large text files – ensuring the language text matches the English.
    * Providing translations when required.
    * Tracking and ensuring consistency of in-game terminology between languages and projects.
    * Researching topics relating to our games to ensure authentic and accurate contextual use of language.
    * Providing critical analysis and feedback in report form, in a clear and concise way.
    * Working closely with the team to share ideas and suggestions, involving others in decision making.
    * Completing assigned tasks within the allocated deadline; working extra hours when necessary to finish those tasks.
    * Learning about and adhering to our internal systems and processes, as well as detailed publisher guidelines and standards.
    * Support the community team in moderating of social media channels

    Who we are looking for:
    * Linguistic degree
    * Excellent language ability in the specific language (written/spoken).
    * The ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels.
    * A keen interest in video games.
    * A good level of spoken & written English.

    Additional Information

  • 12 months contractor
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Salary: £20,000
  • Paid holidays included
  • User Acquisition Manager

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is looking for a games-loving User Acquisition Manager to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia.  

    The User Acquisition Manager will be dedicated to growing our user base of PC and Console players through paid user acquisition channels.  As a key member of the Hi-Rez marketing team you will work closely with product, art, analytics, public relations, community, console, and platform teams in a highly collaborative global environment.

    What our User Acquisition Manager owns:

  • Growing our PC and Console player bases of our Free to Play games through paid user acquisitionCreating, managing, analysing, and optimizing global advertising campaigns for PC and Console games focused on LTV and optimizing ROI
  • Create proposals for marketing campaigns
  • Be responsible for implementing advertising and marketing campaigns working with multiple teams within the studio
  • Build and expand on relationships with advertising partners
  • Build and expand on relationships with social media influencers (e.g. - Twitch Streamers, YouTube Video Producers, Twitter Personalities, etc.)
  • Build and expand on relationships with key marketing partners like Microsoft, Sony, and Steam.
  • Implement software tools to support data analytics used to drive advertising decision making process throughout the life of the game
  • Implement repeatable processes that can be used for multiple games
  • Building and managing a team of people to support expanding advertising campaigns and games
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 2+ years experience in a games industry marketing role
  • Strong analytical mindset and critical thinking ability
  • Proven understanding of performance marketing and advertising tech
  • Understanding of tracking and attributing conversions and the tools to measure associated data (e.g. -)
  • Ability to execute and evaluate A/B testing within campaigns
  • Good creative and aesthetic judgement
  • Excellent written and verbal communicationHands-on approach to implementation of and strong ownership for the success of campaigns
  • Comfortable working with tight deadlines in a team-oriented environment
  • Quality Assurance

    Paladins - Sr. QA Analyst

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced QA Analyst to join the SMITE team 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 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 analysts do:

  • Work with the Lead QA Analyst to create and implement comprehensive, effective, and detailed Quality Plans and Test Procedures for all assigned games.
  • Ensure our game products meet high standards of quality, reliability, usability, and performance through hands-on testing and problem reporting.
  • Interpret, analyze and evaluate testing progress at specific Milestones related to QA deliverables and platform-specific content and functionality requirements.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 4+ years of Games Industry QA experience.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-faceted, and collaborative environment.
  • Passion for games and game development.
  • Familiar with building test cases and test plans.
  • Familiar with bug tracking software management systems such as JIRA.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft based operating systems and Office products.
  • Excellent troubleshooting, organization, critical thinking, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Knowledge of: MS SQL; MySQL; JSON.
  • Language proficiency in Spanish, Portuguese, and/or Mandarin Chinese.
  • Strong understanding of Smite and other Hi-Rez products.
  • Understanding of first party certifications standards and requirements.
  • Technical ability to understand Console Management Software and SDK's.
  • College degree in Computer Science, Game Design, or other applicable field.
  • R&D Team - Senior QA Analyst

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring an experienced QA Analyst 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 ingenuity, energy, collaboration, and dedication.

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

    What our analyst do:

  • Work directly with QA analysts (onsite and outsourced) to ensure our game products meet high standards of quality, reliability, usability, and performance through hands-on testing and problem reporting.
  • Collaborate with the producer and/or project lead to create and implement a comprehensive, effective, and detailed quality plan and test procedures for all games assigned.
  • Provides leadership and technical expertise to team of QA Analysts.
  • Interprets, analyzes, and evaluates testing progress at specific milestones related to QA deliverables and jurisdictional requirements.
  • Communicates QA project status (including risk and mitigation strategies) to all stakeholders.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 5+ years QA experience managing and prioritizing issues.
  • Excellent understanding of first party certifications standards and requirements.
  • Ability to lead and work in a team environment.
  • Understanding of the Software Development Process
  • Excellent troubleshooting, organizational, & communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft based operating systems
  • Basic understanding of PC hardware setup and configuration
  • Familiar with bug tracking software management systems.
  • Familiar with building test cases and test plans.
  • Preferred candidate has:

  • A strong appreciation for mobile games and plays them on his or her free time.
  • Experience working with remote teams on a shared project / development pipeline.
  • Web

    QA Analyst

    Alpharetta, GA

    Full Time

    Hi-Rez Studios is hiring a QA Analyst to work on our Web Development Team, 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 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 analysts do:

  • Work with the Web Team consisting of Art Directors and Developers to create and implement comprehensive, effective, and detailed Quality Plans and Test Procedures for all of Hi-Rez Studios web properties.
  • Ensure our sites meet high standards of quality, reliability, usability, and performance through hands-on testing and problem reporting.
  • Discuss specific steps taken to reproduce bugs while being cognizant of browser and browser versions.
  • Who we are looking for:

  • 2+ years QA experience of responsive web sites and web apps.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-faceted, and collaborative environment.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously
  • Ability to reproduce defects and retesting from existing defect reportsPassion for games and game development.
  • Familiar with building test cases and test plans against a web browser testing matrix.
  • Familiar with bug tracking software management systems such as JIRA.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft based operating systems and Office products.
  • Excellent troubleshooting, organization, critical thinking, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Preferred candidates have:

  • Knowledge of: HTML/CSS and the chrome web inspector.
  • Interest in the gaming industry and game and interface design.
  • College degree in Computer Science, Game Design, or other applicable field.
  • Ability to perform manual and automated product testing on existing and new software products
  • Understanding of automated testing tools
  • Experience working with offshore teams
  • Familiar with Foundation, Wordpress, Github, CDNs, and Amazon Web Services