Who We Are:
2K develops and publishes interactive entertainment globally for console systems, handheld gaming devices and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets. 2K is a leading publisher of today's most popular gaming genres and most well-known for critically acclaimed game franchises like NBA 2K, WWE 2K, Bioshock, Borderlands, Evolve, XCOM and the beloved Sid Meier's Civilization. What We Need:
We are looking for an energetic and passionate person to work on one of 2K Game's upcoming AAA titles. Are you interested in the video game industry? Do you have a passion for working on extremely high quality and high profile games? The ideal candidate for this position should be very knowledgeable about video games, have a passion for teamwork and feel at home with a controller in their hand. What You Will Do: Play iterative builds and analyze/report issues and progress to the Product Development team Keep managers appraised of status on assigned tasks and escalate problems as needed Document competing product through competitive analysis Organize market research on behalf of the Product Development team Coordinate and assist with focus testing, outsourcing and other external parties Support Product Development team via daily requests for file transfers, disc burning, build management and other tasks Assist in material gathering for age ratings and Legal Clearance Take notes; follow up on action items and assignments from meetings to ensure they are completed on schedule Be available for overtime and weekend work, as required Administrative functions as required by the development team; organizing meetings, ordering equipment, contributing to production processes, and ordering supplies for the team Hardware and software set-up for team members, including trouble-shooting or fixing technical issues as they arise Who We Think Will Be A Great Fit: Excellent written and verbal communication skills Experience with Microsoft Office (and in particular, Excel) Detail oriented and highly organized Ability to work independently Ability to remain focused and productive in team environment Ability to learn quickly and effectively Knowledge of the game development process is preferred Basic understanding of computer science, or college level mathematics Thorough understanding of video games - you should be a gamer!