Ontario Game Careers Round-Up!

Published On: 20 November 2023Categories: Today's TalesTags: , , ,

Here at The Lodgge, we want to ensure visibility for all newcomers to the industry and make transitioning positions at any level as seamless as possible. Here is another round of our bi-weekly career post round-up that will include a collection of job openings and game industry careers across our many fantastic Ontario studios that stood out to us this week! Let’s have a look shall we?

Torn Banner Studios – Video Producer

Torn Banner Studios is looking for a Video Producer who will be responsible for the creation of marketing assets (trailers, screenshots, social media videos and more) using in-engine and in-build marketing tools. Working to deadlines around the releases of content updates and future project releases, this role requires a strong level of communication and planning skills as well as understanding the fundamentals of video production.

Torn Banner Studios is an exciting independent video game company located in Toronto, Canada. Best known for our multi-million-copy selling Chivalry franchise, passion and innovation are the core elements of everything we do. We are a team of 130 that truly love games and are lucky enough to be following our dreams, thanks to the incredible support from our communities of players. Join us as we continue to grow and help build our exciting new projects!

Mighty Yell – Dance Consultant

Mighty Yell Studios is looking to hire a consultant on the art, practice, theory, and history of dance for an upcoming video game. Consultancy consists of reviewing and iterating on current game design, giving feedback and also informing dance choices for given characters in the game.

Mighty Yell is an independent game development studio based in Toronto. We’re on a mission to make exciting innovative games in a sustainable way. To us, making sure that our employees are healthy and excited about work is as important as making the game itself.

Rovio Entertainment Corporation – VFX Artist

At Rovio, we believe that great games are made by people who are passionate about actually making them! As our 1st (and only!) VFX Artist, you will be responsible for creating high-quality visual effects that enhance the player experience and bring our game world to life. Working under a Lead/Sr artist, you will have the opportunity to try doing something on your own and stretch the boundaries of your current experience. This role is ideal for someone ready for their next step in their career.

At Rovio Toronto we are a small (and mighty!) team of passionate gamers. We have a knack for working with high profile brands and taking them to new heights in highly enjoyable and fresh games. Our current focus is mobile with aspirations to explore other platforms in the mid/long term as we recognize new opportunities in our constantly evolving market. Our human-scale keeps us nimble and means that everyone has a meaningful part to play.

Snowed In Studios – Technical Training Specialist

We are currently looking to add a Technical Training Specialist to our already amazing team. As a “Snowmie”, you will use your excellent communication, programming and management skillset to help shape the future of our onboarding and training programs.

Snowed in Studios is a game development studio based in Ottawa, Canada. As part of Keywords Studios’ engineering service line, we provide programming support to some of the most important and exciting games being made today. You’ll have the chance to make a global impact, working in a studio known for shipping some of the most prestigious household names in gaming.