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

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!

 

Company Perks!

• In-house gym, fitness & yoga classes, hockey league, and Canucks tickets

• On-site Chiropractor, Physio and RMT

• Weekly lunch & learns, free snacks, fruit, coffee, teas, and Beer Friday‘s

• Rooftop bbq’s and regular staff and family events

• Subsidized parking, secure bicycle storage

• Office is located right along the seawall for walking/running

• Professional development support to help develop your skills

• Profit-sharing program & RRSP matching

• Charity and social committee

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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

Game Analyst | Vancouver

As a Game Analyst, your responsibility is to find actionable insights from data to help guide the development of free to play mobile games. By performing quantitative analysis of player behavior, you will identify problems and propose solutions to improve key performance indicators of the game such as retention, conversion, and monetization. This includes working with the game teams to identify changes that drive user engagement.

Design

Game Designer | Halifax

As part of an exciting game team you will be directly involved in creating the end-user experience; we don’t just throw stuff over the fence to other departments. You’ll be designing gameplay systems and collaborating with a tight-knit group of artists, designers and programmers.

Lead Game Designer | Vancouver

You thrive on small teams and have a generalist set of design skills making you proficient in areas ranging from documentation, meeting facilitation, gameplay and economy tuning and review structures. You understand the importance of vision, making timely decisions and understand that the best ideas come from gathering many sources and strong collaboration.

Art

3D Character Artist | Halifax

Our Halifax studio is looking for an enthusiastic, talented, and experienced Character Artist to join our team. This position will need an above average understanding of current and emerging 3D modeling trends to create visually striking characters.

Programming

Game Programmer | Halifax

Are you 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! Hothead Games make free-to-play mobile games. We move fast, we do amazing work and we have a lot of fun doing it.

Game Programmer | Vancouver

Are you 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! Hothead Games make free-to-play mobile games. We move fast, we do amazing work and we have a lot of fun doing it.

Graphics Developer | Halifax

We are searching for an enthusiastic, talented intermediate programmer to join our team. As part of the team you will be directly involved in creating the end-user experience, implementing gameplay systems and collaborating, and working with a group of talented artists, designers and other programmers.

Senior Game Programmer | Vancouver

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

Unity Developer | Halifax

As part of an exciting game team you will be directly involved in creating the end-user experience, we don’t just throw stuff over the fence to other departments. You’ll be implementing gameplay systems and collaborating with a tight-knit group of artists, designers and programmers.

Unity Developer | Toronto

As part of an exciting game team you will be directly involved in creating the end-user experience, we don’t just throw stuff over the fence to other departments. You’ll be implementing gameplay systems and collaborating with a tight-knit group of artists, designers and programmers.

Marketing

Product Marketing Coordinator | Vancouver

We have a successful portfolio of mobile games which have over 300 million downloads and we are looking for an energetic person to join our growing marketing team. The Product Marketing Coordinator will be integral to creating our world class “App Store Experience” ensuring the delivery of marketing assets and materials. We are seeking an individual who demonstrates a balance of  production management, creative abilities, number crunching and in a fast-paced, fun environment.

User Acquisition Manager | Vancouver

Hothead Games is looking for a Mobile Games User Acquisition Manager to help us get even more avid mobile gamers to play our world class mobile games on iOS and Android.  We have a very successful portfolio of games with 250 million downloads. So far our user acquisition efforts have achieved top 10 positions in App Stores all over the world. Can you step up and deliver tens of millions of users to play our games?
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