Reforged Studios was born out of our passion for games. Our vision is to empower creativity and to make the very best games in the world through artistic freedom and innovation of design. Where our muses lead, we follow.
We are a privately held game studio based in Helsinki, Finland. Guided by our solid understanding of the games and game genres, we aim turn our expertise into world-class core games with strong mainstream appeal and AAA production values.
We believe in our people, in our creative freedom, and taking risks. Our team has over 100 years of combined experience in key roles developing highly successful gaming brands – including the world’s most popular online titles. We are core gamers on all platforms and combine gaming culture and expertise with an acute business design sense.
This vast experience has been built in companies such as EA, Ubisoft, Blizzard Entertainment, Riot Games, Games Workshop, CCP Games, DICE, Frozenbyte, Remedy Entertainment, Boomlagoon, Housemarque, Grey Area, Next Games, Sulake, and Bugbear Entertainment.
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The secret recipe of making great games is to hire the best people in the industry. We are always looking for people to join our ranks. We are looking for passion, creativity, humility, and ambition to make the best games in the world.
You reckon that's you? Then we want to talk to you.
You will be working with a small team of industry veterans in developing a mobile game based on one of the most important entertainment franchises in the world. Reforged Studios values mastery of craft and provides a high autonomy, results driven workplace for engineers who want to develop cutting edge technology and take full ownership of their solutions. You will collaborate with engineers, designers and artists in a flat hierarchy to forge the next industry leading experience for the players.
You will design and develop gameplay features, and work with game designers and artists ensuring the quality of the most important part of the game -the fun of playing!
We seek both intermediate and senior level engineers!
Must-have skills: Experience in C/C++ and C#, vector math Gameplay programming experience
Would be a plus: Mobile game development background, Unity
Nice to have: iOS, Android, Autodesk, Maya & 3D MaxApply now
We’re looking for humble but ambitious, razor-sharp professionals who can both learn and teach. You want to work on one of the most successful franchises of all time with us.
As part of the Art team, you’ll channel your wealth of modeling and texturing experience to help us tell stories through visually compelling environments and other in-game assets. You will interact with external teams and guide them in delivering world-class art assets.
We seek both intermediate and senior level 3D artists!
Don’t forget to include a resume, cover letter, and a link to your portfolio.
Do you love your level progression curves? Does the chance to manage the game economy get you all giddy? If so, then Reforged Studios has an opening for you!
This is an opportunity for a proven Meta Designer to make their mark on our new game based on a world-class IP while working with a grizzled veteran team.
Working with the Game Director and other designers, you will be responsible for defining the range and depth of the meta game. You will be designing and implementing the game’s Meta framework, including economy, progression and retention methods, leaderboards, challenges, world building and events. You will collaborate closely with entire creative team as well as the data analysis department.
You are able to design the virtual products a game will offer, define metrics that allow you to individually measure their impact on a given title, and work closely with the development team to see designs refined and metrics implemented.
Excellent communication is critical to the success of this role. You will share regular updates with the varying development disciplines across team highlighting when key achievements are identified and raising any issues.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Do you love creating levels? Do you take pride in how exciting, balanced and well-crafted the gameplay experiences you craft are? Do you dream of electric sheep?
Reforged Studios is looking for a talented level designer to join our grizzled veteran team! You’ll work closely with other designers as well as environment and concept artists to create fun and challenging levels to delight and dazzle players around the world.
What you’ll be doing:
What we’d like to see:
As a Producer, you’ll join a passionate cross-functional team to create innovative games. You’ll drive development, smash through obstacles, and push projects across the finish-line. You’ll meet and exceed expectations by helping concept, deliver, enhance, and schedule projects at every stage of production.
We are always looking for a skilled and experienced people from all the different vistas of gaming industry. If you feel your talents and personality would fit our crew, please send us an open application!
WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
An industry vet: You have shipped several games and had a hand in creating at least one game with global success – or you have gained your chops in gaming industry in some other role. Either case, you are a seasoned veteran of the trade.
Intellectual ambition: Maybe you have a relevant degree, or maybe you have been taught by experience. Either way, game industry is your life-long passion and a continuous learning experience.
Passion for gaming: You play games of all genres with a good knowledge of classics as well as the latest hits on all major platforms. Gaming is our passion, and nothing helps you to fit in better than sharing that passion.
Cultural fit: Our culture means everything to us. We want people whose ambition is to make the best games in the world – tempered with the humility to learn from past mistakes. You know how to have fun while still providing excellent results.
WE WANT YOU TO:
Tell us why and what: What is your position in the fields of gaming industry? What would your role be with us? Why are you interested in joining us, and why will we be interested in having you as part of the team? Amaze us and we will get back to you!
Location: Based in Helsinki, Finland
Salary: Based on experience, negotiable
Apply for an open position by clicking the button below. Send us your resume and cover letter with your application, indicating your salary requirements and earliest possible starting date.Apply now
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