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

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 Engineer | Vancouver

We are seeking individuals who are passionate about data analytics and data engineering. In this role, you will be instrumental in developing and maintaining the core big-data ETL pipeline.

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.

Senior Data Engineer | Vancouver

We are seeking a world-class technologist with a passion for Big Data to design and build our internal analytics architectures, tools and pipelines.  If you are passionate about distributed computing and building robust and scalable systems, then this may be exactly the job you're looking for. 

Design

LiveOps Analyst | Halifax

As the ideal candidate for the position, you are an analyst with a strong understanding of the video games industry and a desire to be at the heart of the production process. You’re able to focus on what is relevant, produce your own analysis, and more importantly provide insights into user motivations that can be translated into clear recommendations.

LiveOps Analyst | Vancouver

As the ideal candidate for the position, you are an analyst with a strong understanding of the video games industry and a desire to be at the heart of the production process. You’re able to focus on what is relevant, produce your own analysis, and more importantly provide insights into user motivations that can be translated into clear recommendations.

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 Game Designer | Halifax

Do you have the passion to create the world’s best mobile FPS? Hothead Games is looking for a Senior Game Designer to join our team and help us drive the design by adding new gameplay mechanics. 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 | Halifax

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.

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.

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 Software Engineer | Halifax

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.

Backend Software Engineer | 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 | 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!

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!

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.

Tools Programmer | Vancouver

Hothead Games is looking for a Tools Programmer who is passionate about writing world class, AAA game development tools. This is an exciting opportunity to make a direct impact on the productivity of our game development teams, across all development disciplines, and help drive our tools technology forward to support the creation of all of Hothead’s game projects.

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.

Associate Producer | Halifax

Hothead Games is looking for an Associate Producer 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

Producer | Halifax

As a Producer, you will be responsible for managing the internal and external teams through the development of new games for Hothead Games. This includes evaluating and supporting the development pipeline as well as preparing the game for the live service environment. The successful candidate will have a strong mix of creative, technical, innovative and managerial experience from the mobile, F2P gaming space.

Project Manager | Halifax

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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