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Posted By Sim@CanDevs

Job Description:
Testing video games for functionality and usability, keeping track of issues and managing bugs database.

Type:   Permanent full-time employee
Salary:   Salary based on experience plus Medical/Dental benefits
Positions available:   1
Start Date:    Immediately

Responsibilities:
• Accurate hands on testing of assigned area
• Work well with the team to ensure a proper understanding of the issues and how to reproduce them
• Use a proactive, problem-solving approach to detect and solve problems
• Execution of functionality and compliance test cases
• Performing test case creation when needed
• Master and know the game entirely
• Develop QA process and ensure best practices of QA procedures
• Communicate with team to identify problems and potential solutions
• Provide ongoing feedback on gameplay and difficulty
• Create written reports of the tests issued
• Test game performance on different devices to ensure compatibility and compliancy

Essential Skills & Experience:
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Prior mobile device game testing experience
• Maintain, update and ensure accurate information is present in bug databases
• Ability to notice errors or problems
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
• Passion for the industry and an understanding of market trends and styles
• Strong oral and written communication skills (English)
• Ability to work well with a team, but also organized and independent
• Ability to work within a schedule and budget
• Capable of self-management and managing priorities to meet deadlines
• Highly motivated and passionate about interaction designs and games
• Understanding of the game development process

Pluses:
• Prior experience in a well-known mobile title or AAA titles are a significant asset
• Knowledge in media (games, comics, film, etc.)
• Knowledge of Unity 3D engine

How to Apply:
If you meet the requirements for this position, please visit our Career page and fill out the application form.

We look at every application, resume and portfolio sent to us but due to the high volume of submissions we receive every day, we are unfortunately only able to respond to successful applicants.

About Ratrod:
Founded in 2009, Ratrod Studio Inc. is an entertainment software company that specializes in developing and publishing interactive web content and games for a complete range of platforms including mobile devices, PC and console systems.

 

 
Posted By Sim@CanDevs

Job Description:
Modeling 3D environments and creating textures for low and medium resolutions.

Type:   Permanent full-time employee
Salary:   Salary based on experience plus Medical/Dental benefits
Positions available:   1
Start Date:    Immediately

Responsibilities:
• Modeling 3D environments optimized for mobile devices
• Creating textures in different resolutions for specific devices
• Follow directive, art work and concept art provided
• Apply and maintain a consistent art style throughout the assets of the entire project
• Adapting to various game styles (realistic, cartoon, pixel, etc.)
• Communicate in technical manner for programmer implementation of assets, shaders and elements
• Work with the Programming Team to ensure the implementation matching the intention

Essential Skills & Experience:
• Prior mobile video game 3D experience
• Strong skills in Maya or 3DS Max, proficient with Photoshop
• Illustration and drawing skills. Excellent eye for color, shape and composition
• Understanding of the game development process
• Knowledge of mobile art techniques for advanced optimization, custom light maps etc.
• Passion for the industry and an understanding of market trends and styles
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Ability to work well with a team, but also organized and independent
• Ability to understand technical implementations and limitations
• Ability to work within a schedule and budget
• Being capable of self-management, accurately estimating time to complete tasks, giving realistic, achievable timescales and managing priorities to meet deadlines
• Highly motivated and passionate about interaction designs and games

Pluses:
• Prior experience in a well-known mobile title or AAA titles are a significant asset
• Knowledge in media (games, comics, film etc.)
• Basic programming skills or experience with the Unity Platform
• Shader development experience, next-gen texturing
• Experience with particles and in-game effects
• Other 3D skills, such as character experience, rigging and animation
• Traditional art skills

How to Apply:
If you meet the requirements for this position, please visit our Career page and fill out the application form.

We look at every application, resume and portfolio sent to us but due to the high volume of submissions we receive every day, we are unfortunately only able to respond to successful applicants.

About Ratrod:
Founded in 2009, Ratrod Studio Inc. is an entertainment software company that specializes in developing and publishing interactive web content and games for a complete range of platforms including mobile devices, PC and console systems.

 


 
Posted By Sim@CanDevs

Job Description:
Develop multi-platform video games using the Unity 3D engine.

Type:   Permanent full-time employee
Salary:   Salary based on experience plus Medical/Dental benefits
Positions available:   2
Start Date:    Immediately

Responsibilities:
• Implement game functionality as per design document and specification (vehicles & character control, AI, game GUI, scoring and other game elements)
• Design implementation approach to take game road map into account
• Communicate with other team members to establish pipeline and integrate media assets
• Give regular feedback to project lead as to implementation issues and possible improvements to game design
• Produce technical documentation
• Address bugs and other technical issues identified for subsequent release

Essential Skills & Experience:
• Excellent knowledge of Unity and C# scripting, textures, animation, GUI styles, user session management, etc.
• Self-motivated with a strong desire to learn and stay abreast of game developments/standards
• Direct experience with game physics and particle systems
• Experience with iPhone and Android game development
• Experience with version control software
• Ability to work independently, and in a team
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Able to ‘think outside the box’
• Quick to pick up new tools and systems
• Must be comfortable working under NDA
• Must love to roll-up your sleeves and get dirty with Unity3D; integrating textures, meshes, adjusting lighting, setting camera angles, optimization, audio integration etc.

Pluses:
• Experience with Objective-C and Javascript
• Prior experience in a well-known mobile title or AAA titles are a significant asset
• Level design, planning and creation experience
• Facebook application development
• Knowledge in media (games, comics, film, etc.)

How to Apply:
If you meet the requirements for this position, please visit our Career page and fill out the application form.

We look at every application, resume, and portfolio sent to us but due to the high volume of submissions we receive every day, we are unfortunately only able to respond to successful applicants.

About Ratrod:
Founded in 2009, Ratrod Studio Inc. is an entertainment software company that specializes in developing and publishing interactive web content and games for a complete range of platforms including mobile devices, PC and console systems.

 


 
Posted By Sim@CanDevs

There have been at least 25 company updates made on CanDevs over the past few days. The majority of new companies have been added to the Unsorted Companies page. Other changes include address corrections and service updates for existing entries.

Many thanks also go to site visitors who keep me abreast of new companies and of inactive ones.

www.candevs.ca

 


 

 

 
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