JOIN OUR TEAM TO CREATE THE WORLD’S BEST MOBILE FPS!

We’ve run a successful game studio for over 10 years.

 

Hothead Games is an independent mobile games studio that creates concepts, develops the games and publishes them. Our success comes from hiring the smartest and talented people so that they can do their magic! Our goal is to continue to keep winning over loyal fans while building more platform-pushing technology and delivering on big entertainment for little screens everywhere! We rely heavily on data and analytics to help guide our work, making certain we are doing the best for our players and studio. We move fast, we do amazing work and we do have a lot of fun doing it. Join us on our adventure to make the world’s best first person shooter mobile games!

quote marks I love working in this industry. We get so much feedback about our products. And the audience tells us, good or bad. We’re in the firing line. There’s nowhere to hide. quote marks
Ian Wilkinson, CEO

current career opportunities

Administrative

Office Administrator- Part Time | Halifax

Our Halifax office is looking for an energetic person with excellent organizational, communication, and customer service skills. This person will be the central point of contact regarding day-to-day operations in support of the business. This is for a part time position in our Halifax office, approximately 4 hours a day, Monday to Friday.

Analytics

Data Analyst | Vancouver

Ready for a change of pace? We’re hiring a data analyst who wants to work in a fast-moving environment, with millions of users. If you’re ready to break into the gaming industry this is your opportunity!

Data Scientist | Vancouver

We are seeking an ambitious and experienced data scientist to develop advanced data models and analysis methods to assist in optimizing the performance of our games.

Programmer, Analytics | Vancouver

We are seeking an ambitious individual to join our analytics team and play a key role in designing, implementing and maintaining our internal analytics software systems.

Senior Programmer, Analytics | Vancouver

We are seeking an ambitious individual to take a lead role in planning and executing on all aspects of our data-related technologies. This includes being the product owner of our internally-developed ETL and data analytics stack.

Design

Live Ops Designer | Vancouver

Our Kill Shot Bravo Live Ops team is looking for a designer to join them.  Working with other designers, help us create the world’s best mobile FPS!  We need you to contribute in many ways and this is ideal for someone who’s dedicated, self-starting, energetic and passionate about mobile games.

Mission Designer | Vancouver

Hothead Games is looking for a Designer to help us create the world’s best mobile FPS! The perfect candidate for the position is a dedicated, self-starting, and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

Senior Game Designer | Vancouver

Are you a talented designer who is passionate about making great games? Can you function as a part of a small, collaborative team making games for the iOS and Android platform? We’re looking for you! The perfect candidate for the position is a dedicated, self-starting, and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

Senior Systems Designer | Vancouver

Hothead Games is looking for a talented Systems Designer. You will get an opportunity to work with a team of designers and game developers with strong support from production and product management. The perfect candidate for the position is a dedicated, self-starting and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

UI/UX Designer | Vancouver

Are you a talented designer who is passionate about making great games? Can you function as a part of a small, collaborative team making games for the iOS and Android platform? We’re looking for you! The perfect candidate for the position is a dedicated, self-starting, and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

Art

3D Artist | Vancouver

Hothead Games is looking for a 3D Artist to join our team to help us create the world’s best mobile FPS! This position is ideal for a dedicated, self-starting, and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

Character Artist | Vancouver

We are looking for an exceptionally skilled 3D Character Artist? Can you function as a part of a small, collaborative team making games for the iOS and Android platform? You'll be part of a team to help us create the world’s best mobile FPS!  The perfect candidate for the position is a dedicated, self-starting, and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

Character Artist, Halifax | Halifax

Hothead Games is looking for a 3D Character Artist to join our team in Halifax and help us create the world’s best mobile FPS! This position is ideal for a dedicated, self-starting, and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

Environment Artist (Halifax) | Halifax

We are looking for an Environment Artist / Modeler to join the Kill Shot development team in Halifax.  Help us create the world’s best mobile FPS! This position is ideal for a dedicated, self-starting, and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

Technical Artist | Vancouver

We are looking for a Technical Artist to join us in creating the world’s best mobile FPS!  You are in a unique situation where you speak art and tech and want to create amazing tools to make our games even better!  We're looking for someone who shows initiative and passion for the mobile gaming world and will thrive in our creative environment.

UI Artist | Vancouver

We're looking for UI artists! Let's create the world’s best mobile FPS together!

Quality Assurance/ Support

Player Support Associate | Vancouver

Can you help Hothead deliver high quality iOS and Android games? As a Player Support Associate, your job will be to respond to Hothead customer inquiries and to provide them with high quality support.

QA Tester | Vancouver

Can you help Hothead deliver high quality iOS and Android games? As a QA Tester, your job will be to test all of our products and work with the development teams to track bugs and ensure we ship the highest quality Military mobile games on the market today

Programming

Backend Game Developer | Vancouver

We are looking for an experienced programmer to join our team to focus on building and improving our game backends.  If you enjoy tackling challenging problems and building SaaS infrastructures that scale to millions of users, then Hothead may be the next big step in your career.

Game Programmer | Halifax

Hothead Games is looking for uniquely talented game programmers to join our small, collaborative team in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  If you have a passion for first-person shooters and mobile gaming, we need you here!

Game Programmer | Vancouver

Hothead Games is looking for a talented programmer who is passionate about making great games? Can you function as a part of a small, collaborative team making games for the iOS and Android platform? We’re looking for you!

Online Multiplayer Programmer | Vancouver

Hothead Games is looking for a Network Programmer to join our team and help us create the world’s best mobile FPS! The perfect candidate for the position is a dedicated, self-starting, and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

Senior Game Programmer | Vancouver

Hothead Games is looking for a talented programmer who is passionate about making great games? Can you function as a part of a small, collaborative team making games for the iOS and Android platform? We’re looking for you!

Senior Rendering Engineer (Halifax) | Halifax

We are looking for an experienced rendering engineer to join our team in our Halifax office.  Your focus will be to build, extend and continually improve the graphical visual quality of our mobile games through industry-leading 3D techniques and algorithms.  We’re committed to our games showcasing the largest 3D rendering potential of the latest mobile devices.

Senior Rendering Programmer | Vancouver

Looking for an experienced rendering programmer to join our team.  Your focus will be to build, extend and continually improve the graphical visual quality of our mobile games through industry-leading 3D techniques and algorithms.  We’re committed to our games showcasing the largest 3D rendering potential of the latest mobile devices.

UI Programmer | Halifax

Hothead Games is looking for a UI Programmer to join the Halifax team! If you are a talented coder who is passionate about building UI for world class FPS mobile games played by an audience of millions, we want to hear from you. We offer a chance to work in a dynamic, collaborative and energized environment, contributing not only with your programming skill but also in every area of the game. Come help us make the best mobile FPS games in the world!

Production

Associate Producer | Vancouver

Hothead Games is looking for an Associate Producer to join our team and help us create the world’s best mobile shooter! The perfect candidate for the position is a dedicated, self-starting, and energetic person who is passionate about mobile games and thrives working in a creative and fun environment.

Project Manager | Vancouver

We’re looking for a dedicated, self-starter who thrives in a fast paced, ever changing development and live services environment.  As our Project Manager, you’ll be responsible for working with the Producer and the development team to ensure smooth delivery of project and operational goals.

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