Working as a Game Designer
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Top Companies for Game Designer
Ubisoft’s 21,000 team members, working across more than 30 countries around the world, are bound by a common mission to enrich players’ lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. Their commitment and talent have brought to life many acclaimed franchises such as Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, Watch Dogs, Just Dance, Rainbow Six, and many more to come. Ubisoft is an equal opportunity employer that believes diverse backgrounds and perspectives are key to creating worlds where both players and teams can thrive and express themselves. If you are excited about solving game-changing challenges, cutting edge technologies and pushing the boundaries of entertainment, we invite you to join our journey and help us create the unknown.
Founded in 1992, Behaviour Interactive is Canada’s largest independent game developer and publisher. The company boasts more than 1,300 full-time employees at its offices in Montreal, Toronto, Seattle, UK and Rotterdam. Its most successful IP, the award-winning Dead by Daylight, has more than 50 million players on all platforms and its most recent IP, Meet Your Maker, launched in April 2023 to critical acclaim. Behaviour counts among its partners some of the world’s most renowned brands, including Microsoft, Sony, EA, Warner and 2K, and holds developer credits for some of the gaming industry’s largest franchises, such as Assassin’s Creed, Gears of War, Call of Duty and Tony Hawk Pro Skater. With its unparalleled, award-winning culture within the gaming industry, Behaviour has been recognized with Deloitte Canada’s Enterprise Fast 15 and Best Managed Company awards and was named one of Canada's Best Workplaces by the Great Place to Work Institute and one of the Best Places To Work – Canada by GamesIndustry.biz.
Join the Game! Our people are the secret of our success. Thanks to our teams, Gameloft has been a top innovator in mobile gaming since 2000. We are proud to have created games for all digital platforms and won more than 30 industry awards in the process. Even as a global company competing at the height of quality, we cultivate a friendly, harmonious atmosphere in each studio so our teams can focus on creating top-quality, engaging experiences for our players. Our culture is based on building teams of highly skilled, ego-free creators in an environment of stability and growth. Our open-air studios are ideally situated in top destinations around the world. Full-time positions offer outstanding benefits to keep you healthy and happy and perks including flexible hours and professional growth opportunities. You could be the secret behind our next success. Visit our website to learn more about the huge variety of IPs and genres we have in our library and to discover opportunities to join us.
Ludia Inc. is one of Canada's leading mobile video game companies. Founded in Montreal 13 years ago, the company welcomes more than 380 bright and enthusiastic crew members. "Creating games that touch people" is our daily mantra. We work hard, have fun, innovate and level-up every day. As for the development of our games, we are proud to work hand in hand with awesome partners who trust us and support our creativity. Our high-quality portfolio includes original games based on internationally recognized brands such as Dragons: Titan Uprising, Dungeons & Dragons™, Jurassic World™: Alive, What's Your Story, Jurassic World™: The Game, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Legends, Dragons: Rise of Berk, and much more. To work at Ludia means to be part of a studio that knows how to preserve its human side, promote development and recognize the value of each of its employees. It also means to work for a studio awarded «Canada’s best game maker » by Apple, and “Best Place to Work 2018” by gamesindustry.biz !
Kabam is a world leader in developing entertaining, immersive, and highly social multiplayer games, bringing high-quality graphics, next-generation technology, and revolutionary gameplay to players around the world. Kabam’s games, Marvel Contest of Champions, Disney Mirrorverse, Shop Titans, and Transformers: Forged to Fight have generated hundreds of millions of downloads and have received multiple awards including Apple’s Editor’s Choice and Google Play’s Best Game of the Year. Founded in 2006, Kabam has studios and offices in Vancouver, Montreal and Charlottetown in Canada, Los Angeles and San Francisco in the United States, and in Seoul, South Korea. Kabam is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Netmarble Games.
At A Thinking Ape, we work remotely across Canada. We create mobile games with a social core that engage players and provoke us with creative new problems. When we set out to make great games with massive online communities, we knew that we first had to create the ideal environment for building ambitious things. A place where brilliant and inspiring people could come together and build games that make millions of players happy. We realized that we needed to find incredibly talented people and get out of their way. Since then we've paid careful attention to how we like to work together. These are our guiding principles: Ownership; Have Wonderful Arguments; The Best Ideas Win; Keep Growing. Together our values and mission are the driving force for why ATA exists and how we operate as a team. We aim to hire people who share our values, believe in building communities and can add to our culture.
Eidos-Montréal is one of the biggest video game studios in Montreal. The studio recently got a fresh new look which not only ups the quality of the work life, but also resonates perfectly with its employees’ personalities. Situated at Place-Des-Arts metro, the studio is widely accessible by all public transport. There are numerous benefits that are offered: flexible work hours, matching RSP’s, free breakfasts & fruits, free online medical consultations, free physical activity, free coffee, healthy lunches available, and so much more! Passion, learning, and knowledge sharing are all qualities that are core to Eidos-Montréal. We work hard to deliver premium games and embrace new technologies. The future of gaming is exciting and we are and integral part of it!
Target is one of the world’s most recognized brands and one of America’s leading retailers. Serving guests at over 1,800 stores nationwide and on Target.com, we make Target our guests’ preferred shopping destination by offering outstanding value, inspiration, innovation and an exceptional guest experience that no other retailer can deliver. Target is committed to responsible corporate citizenship, ethical business practices, environmental stewardship and generous community support. Since 1946, we have given 5 percent of our profits back to our communities. Our goal is to work as one team to fulfill our unique brand promise to our guests, wherever and whenever they choose to shop.