Strategy expert PlayRaven is an innovation focused studio that takes pride in not copying or cloning games. If you thrive when innovating in small teams with other likeminded multitalented games professionals you need to take a closer look at PlayRaven. December 16th Pocket Gamer published an article on ‘How to get a job at Helsinki PlayRaven’; in this well worth a read piece CEO Lasse Seppänen shares his insight to the studio culture, their goals, projects, team and life in Helsinki: http://www.pocketgamer.biz/interview/62438/how-to-get-a-job-at-playraven/.
Following the success of Spymaster PlayRaven have tasked three independently working games teams with the development of three unique and original strategy titles to be ready for launch in 2016 (Spymaster sequel, strategy MMOWinterstate, already soft-launched RTS Robocide and more).
The Jobs: To deliver on this ambitious plan new job opportunities within the PlayRaven team have been revealed:
Senior Backend Developer & Backend Developer
Bring your server programming experience and join one of the game development teams to create something fresh and category defining. Or join the ops team and ensure PlayRaven live games stay up and running while constantly improving and tuning them; streamline and automate the last bit out of the live systems to make your life easier every day.
User Acquisition Specialist & User Acquisition Manager
Get players! PlayRaven aims to create and lead new categories in F2P with fresh games that the world has never seen before. As User Acquisition Manager, you will be responsible for defining PlayRaven’s UA strategy for three groundbreaking titles launching in 2016, and beyond. As a User Acquisition Specialist, you will work closely with the marketing team, implementing and optimising UA for titles.
For further insight to PlayRaven and their future plans check out Seppänen’ opening his talk at Pocket Gamer Connects Helsinki 2015 as part of the Finnovator track: https://www.youtube.com/watch?list=PL8QnQvPmf4EeyzvwFn7bhRQqHCtOBa0SJ&v=SGaxIiOjgEQ
Recruiting top talent is currently a high priority at PlayRaven’s Helsinki HQ, apply today!