Filament Games LLC | Madison WI 53704 USA | Full Time | Posted: 11/23/2012
Filament Games was founded in 2005 by education technology expert Dan White, game designer Dan Norton, and software engineer Alex Stone. In the time since, Filament has developed over 50 educational games for clients ranging from National Geographic’s JASON Science to Justice Sandra Day O’Connor’s iCivics Inc.
Filament Games is actively seeking talented and bright Game Engineers with a range of different levels of experience to join its core development team in either Madison, WI, or Boston, MA.
Our Game Engineers are responsible for designing, producing, and maintaining professional grade code assets to specifications.
Location: Madison, WI
Salary Range: $35,000 - $75,000
Location: Boston, MA
Salary Range: $50,000 - $100,000
To Apply: To apply, please visit our website at http://www.filamentgames.com/jobs and click “READ MORE” next to the level of position that you are interested in. After reading through the entire job description, select the “APPLY NOW" button at the bottom of the corresponding job posting.
Benefits: Filament Games is an awesome place to work. Why?
• Our team is a creative, interdisciplinary group of people who share a desire to make a difference. By making innovative educational games, we're working to modernize education and revolutionize learning!
• We believe that the best work - and the best life - comes from a healthy balance between work and play; discipline and fun. Our office culture reflects this. For example, we have flexible work hours, LAN nights, grill outs, sketch nights, Show N’ Tells, ropes course outings and the occasional Nerf battle.
• Our stylish, fun and relaxed office is conveniently located on the near east side of Madison, a lively city with a world-class university, vibrant tech industry and beautiful state capital. The near east side is a vibrant, mixed-use neighborhood near lake Monona that offers affordable housing, eclectic restaurants, music venues and retail stores—all within walking distance of our office. Even better, we’re only two miles from the heart of downtown and the university.
• Filament offers a competitive benefits package, including health/vision/dental care, Flexible Spending Account, 401K retirement plan, subsidized metro travel, discounted gym membership, generous paid time off and extended holidays.
So what are you waiting for? Apply today and help us craft the future of educational gaming!
About Filament Games: Filament Games is a game production studio that exclusively creates learning games. Our core competency is producing games that combine best practices in commercial game development with key concepts from the learning sciences. Accordingly, our senior staff is comprised of individuals who are equal parts game and instructional designers; a "dual literacy" that allows us to engineer authentic game-play mechanics (rules and interactions that directly correlate with specific learning objectives).
Applicants will be considered for positions on the basis of qualifications and ability to perform the job for which they are applying without regard to race, religion, creed, sex, age, residency, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or physical appearance. Minorities are encouraged to apply.
This job listing originated on Gamasutra.com, the game industry's leader.
|Location||Madison, WI, 53704, United States|
|Categories||Programmer / Engineer|
|Pref Degree||Bachelor's Degree|
|Work Site||On site|
|Platforms||Online Multiplayer,Browser Based Games,Linux / UNIX,Mac OS X,Windows,Windows Mobile,Mobile phone|
|Contact Name||Connor Hayes|
|How to apply||Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.|
|Primary Phone||6082510477 ext 103|