Careers at Demiurge

Demiurge Studios is an independent game developer, located near Boston. We develop high-profile games with next-generation tools and old-fashioned creativity! We craft original titles, as well as work with industry-leading game developers and publishers. Come join us!

Our office is in the heart of Cambridge, directly on the subway line for easy commuting. We maintain a creative, energetic atmosphere where individual input matters. We offer competitive salaries, benefits, and sane working hours. What more could you ask for?

If you think you're a good fit, send inquiries to jobs@demiurgestudios.com


Art Positions

Senior UI Artist

Demiurge Studios is seeking a talented artist with a passion for user interface design. This person should be an innovative UI developer with a range of artistic and stylistic abilities. You will drive the interface design for one or more game titles and have an impact on every project in the studio. If you care about the user’s experience from the very first splash screen all the way through the ending credits…then we’d love to talk with you!

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Please send a resume and a portfolio (cd/dvd/website) for consideration. Please include the URL for your website on your resume.

DVDs may be sent to Demiurge Studios, 130 Prospect St, Suite 1, Cambridge MA 02139.
Email applications to jobs@demiurgestudios.com

 


Production Positions

Product Manager

Are you ready to get in the game? Join us at Demiurge and help us shape our online videogames!  We’re working on titles in the mobile and PC gaming spaces with millions of players, daily updates, and a constant stream of data that’s just waiting for you.  Who are you? You’re a data hound with a nose for games. You’re excited about working with designers, artists and engineers to define features that will make our players smile with delight. You also have the brains and insights required to tune those features so they’re balanced for gameplay and are profitable. You know how to keep an eye on the bottom line and can make cost/worth tradeoff decisions. You thrive on a creative, multidisciplinary development environment with small teams, deep talent, and high energy.

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Executive Producer

Demiurge is seeking an experienced and charismatic Executive Producer to lead our next project!

As an EP at Demiurge you’ll manage the creation of our next title for iOS, Android & PC. You’ll lead and inspire a talented development team through all phases of product growth. Sometimes you will be the voice of inspiration, other times the voice of reason…but you’ll always be the voice! In this role, you’ll be the primary vision holder for the title and will set guides and goals which the team will turn into actual game features. You have vast experience and are able to share that knowledge with others. You know games, players, the market landscape, development processes, performance indicators, contract negotiations, outsource management, budgets, risk mitigation, and when to roll the dice. You might actually be able to predict the future too!

Demiurge is a growing, employee-owned studio which places high value on its people. Ultimately, you will be responsible for ensuring that the development process is an enjoyable, rewarding, and profitable experience for everyone involved - including yourself!

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Please email your cover letter and resume to: jobs@demiurgestudios.com


Design Positions

Lead Systems Designer

Demiurge Studios is seeking a talented Lead Systems Designer to help guide our next product for mobile & PC!

Are you a game systems savant? Are you an excited free-to-play guru with a proven track record of handing out fun for free, but players want to pay for it anyways? Do you possess a deep empathy for the whole of your player base? Are you an encyclopedic resource for games knowledge and gameplay mechanics? Are you able to communicate your designs with talented artists & engineers who have not yet achieved your level of insightful and empathic design skills? If yes, we’d love to hear from you!

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Please email your cover letter and resume to: jobs@demiurgestudios.com.

 


QA Positions

QA Tester

We’re looking for diligent, motivated individuals to join our QA team. Our ideal candidate is a team player with strong communication skills and the ability to work easily with other Testers, Engineers, and Designers. With a demonstrated affinity for all game genres and high internal standards of quality, you will be responsible for the continued improvement of our products.

We need organized, perceptive testers who can find bugs and help us make our work better. If you love playing games and would like to contribute to our industry, there could be a spot for you on our team.

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Please email your cover letter and resume to: jobs@demiurgestudios.com


Engineering Positions

Junior Software Engineer

Are you ready to jump into the video game industry? We’re looking for outstanding junior engineers to join our team!

If you have a passion for gameplay, physics, networking, tools and/or graphics we’d love to hear from you. As an engineer at Demiurge Studios you’ll work with other engineers, artists and designers to deliver innovative games for the PC, Android and iOS devices. Demiurge development teams are cohesive, highly skilled and well-supported…come join us!

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Please email your cover letter, resume and a code sample (C++ preferred) to: jobs@demiurgestudios.com

 


Server-Side Software Engineer

Demiurge Studios is seeking a server-side software engineer to join our game development team!  In this position you’ll create gameplay services and tools that make life more fun for players as well as the development staff. First & foremost, you’ll work directly with designers, artists and engineers to create online gameplay features for gamers. These services connect people together from around the world, mediate multiplayer game sessions, collect real-time gameplay statistics, and deliver digital purchases. You’ll also be in charge of extending our web-based tools which help the production & design staff manage game datasets more effectively in fast-paced development environment.

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Please email your cover letter, resume and a code sample to: jobs@demiurgestudios.com.


Senior Software Engineer

We’re looking for outstanding engineers to join our team! If you have a passion for gameplay, physics, networking, tools and/or graphics we’d love to hear from you. As an engineer at Demiurge Studios you’ll work with other engineers, artists and designers to deliver innovative games for the PC, Android and iOS devices. Demiurge development teams are cohesive, highly skilled and well-supported…come join us!

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Please email your cover letter, resume and a code sample (C++ preferred) to: jobs@demiurgestudios.com