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Junior UI Programmer Lego Minifigures Online 2015-06-01 Oslo

Funcom Oslo is looking for a programmer to join the Lego Minifigures Online team in creating the user interfaces for the game.

Lego Minifigures Online is a cross platform, online, roleplaying game aimed at children and adults for PC, Mac, iOS and Android platforms and the User Experience and Interfaces of the game are extremely important for the overall quality of the game.

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world class games. As part of the job you will create and modify User Interfaces using C++ and Adobe Flash/ActionScript 3, running using the Scaleform middleware across all platforms.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of C++
  • Knowledge of Adobe Flash and ActionScript
  • Ability to communicate clearly in English
  • Willingness to learn
  • Willing to relocate to Oslo, Norway

Please enclose your cover letter, CV and any relevant work samples to your application and allow a few weeks of processing time.


Character Artist Studio position 2015-09-01 Oslo

Funcom is now looking for an enthusiastic Character Artist to join a highly motivated team of talented developers and industry veterans working on a next-gen title.

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will produce, implement and maintain character assets to project quality, specifications and style

Requirements for the position:

  • Highly proficient in the creation of high quality character assets through the use of Z-Brush, 3DsMax and PhotosProven track record in the creation and implementation of in game character
  • An understanding of anatomy, excellent organic modeling and an appreciation of how to build meshes that deform well when animated
  • Ability to work to a defined art style, technical specifications and spirit of the project
  • Proactive in the translation and development a character from brief or concept through to a quality finished in game product within a specified time frame.

Beneficial knowledge:

  • Rigging experience
  • Character conceptual and paint over skills
  • Traditional art skills
  • Scripting
  • Algorithmic Substance Painter

Common for all positions, you need:

  • To have good written and oral communication skills in English
  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Oslo
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks and work well under pressure
  • To be a team player who can work closely not only with designer but all the professions in the team
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work

Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples (or link to a website with such material) will not be reviewed.

 Submission guidelines:

Include only the most relevant and strongest works you feel represent your skills to the fullest. Showing your ability to work with a variation of styles and settings is also highly recommended.

Your portfolio submission should first and foremost be about your artwork, ideas and your artistic skills. Don't submit thumbnail-sized images. Make sure all artwork is clearly legible and feel free to include some words about the thoughts and ideas behind the art.

The starting date for the position will be August 1st 2015.

 


Senior C++ Programmer DreamWorld 2015-06-01 Oslo

Funcom is looking for an experienced C++ programmer to join the development team in Oslo in the production of exciting online RPG games, more specifically working with the DreamWorld Technology.

Funcom’s DreamWorld Technology is a World Class MMORPG technology platform with high quality PC, Mac, iOS and Android graphics and features. We are working on expanding the engine to better support cross platform development and for development of efficient game authoring tools to power our current and future games.

 

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world class technology and games.

Requirements:

- Minimum 5 years of experience with professional game development
- Extensive knowledge and experience with C++
- Ability to communicate clearly in English
- Experience working across multiple game platforms

Pluses:

- Knowledge of database systems
- Experience with client/server programming
- Experience with Lua
- Experience with cross platform development
- Having a passion for videogames

 

The candidate will work with a team of highly experience programmers, designers and artists to create cross platform online RPG games, in a friendly and flexible environment where everyone is given space to learn and grow.

 

Please enclose your cover letter, CV and any relevant work samples to your application and allow a few weeks of processing time.


Product Manager The Secret World, Age of Conan 2015-04-30 Durham

Funcom is looking for an experienced Product Manager to join its development team in Durham, NC working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and Anarchy Online.  The Product Manager will be the driving force behind our in-game stores ensuring that we develop and deliver the content our players want and deserve.  You will be responsible for parsing sales data, setting and evaluating KPIs, then transforming that data into initiatives for the development team.

As a member of Funcom Inc, you will join a team of internationally diverse professionals that share a passion for developing games.  We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic developers willing to go the extra mile to deliver world class content and user experiences.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Applied Math, Marketing, or a related field
  • Years of experience working with advanced analytic methodologies, multivariate and A/B testing
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and present complex data to any audience
  • Experience with SQL, Python, or other scripting languages

Pluses:

  • Experience with search engine/email/social media marketing
  • Knowledge of agile software development methodology
  • A passion for video games

 

If you are interested in this position please submit your resume and cover letter.


Junior Gameplay Programmer The Secret World, Age of Conan 2015-07-18 Durham

Funcom is looking for a skilled programmer to join the Live Development Team working on “The Secret World” and “Age of Conan: Unchained”.  Reporting directly to the Tech Project Manager and Producer the Gameplay Programmer will work as part of the team to plan, design, and implement content and features in our games.

 

Requirements for the position:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Strong C++ background
  • Excellent math skills
  • Experience working with third party game engines (Unreal Engine 4, Unity, etc)
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Additional Knowledge:

  • Experience using Database systems and SQL
  • Familiarity with Linux based operating systems
  • Experience working on RPG combat systems and MMOs

 

 

If you lack some of the above-mentioned requirements, but consider yourself a highly skilled Programmer and a fast learner that Funcom can't be without, please apply as well.

Funcom offers:

  • Great employee benefits (Insurance package, sick days, etc)
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gathering

 

Company Description:

Funcom is a world leading independent developer and publisher of computer and console games with a focus on Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOG) and Mobile development.

Since 1993 Funcom has provided the globe with outstanding entertainment and continues to expand its track-record of 25 released games to date. Recent successes include the next generation MMORPG; The Secret World, Age of Conan and Dreamfall.

Funcom is currently developing exciting unannounced projects as well as operating their live products.

Funcom has a young and exciting work environment with highly skilled employees in offices in Norway, the United States, and Canada.

 

Please apply in English and remember to attach your cover letter, CV and preferably samples of your work and source-code. Runtimes are not really needed, but is a nice add-on. Please state clearly in the application what kind of position you are applying for.


Junior Environment Artist The Secret World, Age of Conan 2015-07-08 Durham

Funcom is looking for a skilled Environment Artist to join its development team in Durham, NC working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and Anarchy Online.  The Junior Environment Artist will work as part of a strike team to design and implement a wide range of in-game art assets for use in our Massively Multiplayer Online Games.

 

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Creating and building 3D environments using in house tools
  • Creating small props for use in cinematics and gameplay
  • Prop creation support for Environment Artists
  • Environment lighting
  • Texture creation
  • High poly to Low poly process

 

Requirements for the position:

  • Passion for video games and MMORPGs
  • Solid knowledge of 3DS Max and Zbrush
  • Experience using Perforce or equivalent VCS
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding self-motivation and initiative

 

Funcom offers:

  • Great employee benefits (Insurance package, sick days, etc)
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gathering

 

Company Description:

Funcom is a world leading independent developer and publisher of computer and console games with a focus on Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOG) and Mobile development. 

Since 1993 Funcom has provided the globe with outstanding entertainment and continues to expand its track-record of 25 released games to date. Recent successes include the next generation MMORPG; The Secret World, Age of Conan and Dreamfall.

Funcom is currently developing the exciting unannounced projects as well as operating their live products.

Funcom has a young and exciting work environment with highly skilled employees in offices in Norway, USA, and Canada.

When applying for this position make sure to attach your CV, cover letter, and portfolio (or link to your portfolio site).


Product Manager The Secret World, Age of Conan 2015-04-30 Durham

Funcom is looking for an experienced Product Manager to join its development team in Durham, NC working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and Anarchy Online.  The Product Manager will be the driving force behind our in-game stores ensuring that we develop and deliver the content our players want and deserve.  You will be responsible for parsing sales data, setting and evaluating KPIs, then transforming that data into initiatives for the development team.

As a member of Funcom Inc, you will join a team of internationally diverse professionals that share a passion for developing games.  We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic developers willing to go the extra mile to deliver world class content and user experiences.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Applied Math, Marketing, or a related field
  • Years of experience working with advanced analytic methodologies, multivariate and A/B testing
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and present complex data to any audience
  • Experience with SQL, Python, or other scripting languages

Pluses:

  • Experience with search engine/email/social media marketing
  • Knowledge of agile software development methodology
  • A passion for video games

 

If you are interested in this position please submit your resume and cover letter.


Junior Gameplay Programmer The Secret World, Age of Conan 2015-07-18 Durham

Funcom is looking for a skilled programmer to join the Live Development Team working on “The Secret World” and “Age of Conan: Unchained”.  Reporting directly to the Tech Project Manager and Producer the Gameplay Programmer will work as part of the team to plan, design, and implement content and features in our games.

 

Requirements for the position:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Strong C++ background
  • Excellent math skills
  • Experience working with third party game engines (Unreal Engine 4, Unity, etc)
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Additional Knowledge:

  • Experience using Database systems and SQL
  • Familiarity with Linux based operating systems
  • Experience working on RPG combat systems and MMOs

 

 

If you lack some of the above-mentioned requirements, but consider yourself a highly skilled Programmer and a fast learner that Funcom can't be without, please apply as well.

Funcom offers:

  • Great employee benefits (Insurance package, sick days, etc)
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gathering

 

Company Description:

Funcom is a world leading independent developer and publisher of computer and console games with a focus on Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOG) and Mobile development.

Since 1993 Funcom has provided the globe with outstanding entertainment and continues to expand its track-record of 25 released games to date. Recent successes include the next generation MMORPG; The Secret World, Age of Conan and Dreamfall.

Funcom is currently developing exciting unannounced projects as well as operating their live products.

Funcom has a young and exciting work environment with highly skilled employees in offices in Norway, the United States, and Canada.

 

Please apply in English and remember to attach your cover letter, CV and preferably samples of your work and source-code. Runtimes are not really needed, but is a nice add-on. Please state clearly in the application what kind of position you are applying for.


Junior UI Programmer Lego Minifigures Online 2015-06-01 Oslo

Funcom Oslo is looking for a programmer to join the Lego Minifigures Online team in creating the user interfaces for the game.

Lego Minifigures Online is a cross platform, online, roleplaying game aimed at children and adults for PC, Mac, iOS and Android platforms and the User Experience and Interfaces of the game are extremely important for the overall quality of the game.

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world class games. As part of the job you will create and modify User Interfaces using C++ and Adobe Flash/ActionScript 3, running using the Scaleform middleware across all platforms.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of C++
  • Knowledge of Adobe Flash and ActionScript
  • Ability to communicate clearly in English
  • Willingness to learn
  • Willing to relocate to Oslo, Norway

Please enclose your cover letter, CV and any relevant work samples to your application and allow a few weeks of processing time.


Character Artist Studio position 2015-09-01 Oslo

Funcom is now looking for an enthusiastic Character Artist to join a highly motivated team of talented developers and industry veterans working on a next-gen title.

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will produce, implement and maintain character assets to project quality, specifications and style

Requirements for the position:

  • Highly proficient in the creation of high quality character assets through the use of Z-Brush, 3DsMax and PhotosProven track record in the creation and implementation of in game character
  • An understanding of anatomy, excellent organic modeling and an appreciation of how to build meshes that deform well when animated
  • Ability to work to a defined art style, technical specifications and spirit of the project
  • Proactive in the translation and development a character from brief or concept through to a quality finished in game product within a specified time frame.

Beneficial knowledge:

  • Rigging experience
  • Character conceptual and paint over skills
  • Traditional art skills
  • Scripting
  • Algorithmic Substance Painter

Common for all positions, you need:

  • To have good written and oral communication skills in English
  • To have a passion for games
  • To relocate to Oslo
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks and work well under pressure
  • To be a team player who can work closely not only with designer but all the professions in the team
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and samples of your work

Please note that applications lacking relevant work samples (or link to a website with such material) will not be reviewed.

 Submission guidelines:

Include only the most relevant and strongest works you feel represent your skills to the fullest. Showing your ability to work with a variation of styles and settings is also highly recommended.

Your portfolio submission should first and foremost be about your artwork, ideas and your artistic skills. Don't submit thumbnail-sized images. Make sure all artwork is clearly legible and feel free to include some words about the thoughts and ideas behind the art.

The starting date for the position will be August 1st 2015.

 


Senior C++ Programmer DreamWorld 2015-06-01 Oslo

Funcom is looking for an experienced C++ programmer to join the development team in Oslo in the production of exciting online RPG games, more specifically working with the DreamWorld Technology.

Funcom’s DreamWorld Technology is a World Class MMORPG technology platform with high quality PC, Mac, iOS and Android graphics and features. We are working on expanding the engine to better support cross platform development and for development of efficient game authoring tools to power our current and future games.

 

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world class technology and games.

Requirements:

- Minimum 5 years of experience with professional game development
- Extensive knowledge and experience with C++
- Ability to communicate clearly in English
- Experience working across multiple game platforms

Pluses:

- Knowledge of database systems
- Experience with client/server programming
- Experience with Lua
- Experience with cross platform development
- Having a passion for videogames

 

The candidate will work with a team of highly experience programmers, designers and artists to create cross platform online RPG games, in a friendly and flexible environment where everyone is given space to learn and grow.

 

Please enclose your cover letter, CV and any relevant work samples to your application and allow a few weeks of processing time.


Junior Environment Artist The Secret World, Age of Conan 2015-07-08 Durham

Funcom is looking for a skilled Environment Artist to join its development team in Durham, NC working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and Anarchy Online.  The Junior Environment Artist will work as part of a strike team to design and implement a wide range of in-game art assets for use in our Massively Multiplayer Online Games.

 

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Creating and building 3D environments using in house tools
  • Creating small props for use in cinematics and gameplay
  • Prop creation support for Environment Artists
  • Environment lighting
  • Texture creation
  • High poly to Low poly process

 

Requirements for the position:

  • Passion for video games and MMORPGs
  • Solid knowledge of 3DS Max and Zbrush
  • Experience using Perforce or equivalent VCS
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding self-motivation and initiative

 

Funcom offers:

  • Great employee benefits (Insurance package, sick days, etc)
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gathering

 

Company Description:

Funcom is a world leading independent developer and publisher of computer and console games with a focus on Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOG) and Mobile development. 

Since 1993 Funcom has provided the globe with outstanding entertainment and continues to expand its track-record of 25 released games to date. Recent successes include the next generation MMORPG; The Secret World, Age of Conan and Dreamfall.

Funcom is currently developing the exciting unannounced projects as well as operating their live products.

Funcom has a young and exciting work environment with highly skilled employees in offices in Norway, USA, and Canada.

When applying for this position make sure to attach your CV, cover letter, and portfolio (or link to your portfolio site).




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