Careers at Foxie Games

Foxie Games is a growing mobile games studio located in the heart of Adelaide CBD. We are 10 team members strong, and hot on the release of our family title Wolf: The Evolution earlier this year, we are looking for several more talented, team-minded & self-motivated people to help build more ambitious original IP!

Why You’ll Love Working at Foxie:

You’ll get to work on original IP end-to-end in a supportive team, help shape every aspect of the titles you work on and watch hundreds of thousands of players interact with your creations!

Currently Hiring:

– Front End Unity Developer (Mid-Level)

Front End Unity Developer (Intermediate)

Role: Unity Front End Developer

Location: Adelaide CBD

Salary Package: $57,000 – $70,000 (depending on experience)

Contract Length12 months with strong possibility of extension for the right people

Positions Available: 2

Employment Basis: Full time

 

Key Responsibilities

We are looking for a versatile front end developer who can take responsibility for the design, integration and implementation of any aspects which contribute to the look and feel of our mobile titles; particularly in the context of UI, game mechanics and in-game effects.

You will collaborate closely with designers, artists, and other developers to ensure a consistent, high quality user experience.

 

Experience Required:

2 – 5+ years professional experience preferred but not compulsory if you have outstanding skills.

 

Requirements

– Live and breathe Unity3D/C#

– Ability to write clean, maintainable and robust code

– Strong understanding of UI frameworks, 2D/3D animation, advanced camera implementations and particle systems

– Strong visual design sensitives helping you make games look and feel amazing

– Demonstrated problem solving skills

– Ability to read and manipulate code written by others

– A positive attitude, willingness to learn and support other team members.

– Familiarity with agile software development and version control systems

 

Bonus Points

– Familiarity with production pipelines for game art assets: 2D, 3D, UI, animation and visual effects.

– Experience with mobile development

– Familiarity with NGUI

 

Opportunities

– Our agile development culture allows you to actively shape all aspects of the game you work on (including design)

– We will always do our best to match you with work aligning towards your skills, desires and aspirations

– Work with a bunch of supportive & like-minded people

– Become part of a positive culture that values teamwork and a ‘get things done’ attitude

 

Successful applicants will join us in our office at GamePlus Adelaide. Salary will be based on experience.

If you meet the requirements, please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@foxiegames.com with subject heading “Front End Developer Role”. Please include links to work samples demonstrating your ability to fulfil the requirements of this role – this will be a significant factor in our screening process. Please also indicate if you are able to start working full time ASAP, and if not, please make sure to specify your availability.

 

Applications Close 31st of October, 2018

Australia/New Zealand Permanent Residents Only

Art Lead - HIRED

RoleArt Lead

Location: Adelaide CBD

Salary: Based on experience

Contract Length12 month contract available with strong possibility of extension for the right people

Employment Basis: Full time

 

We are looking for a versatile and experienced Art Lead to define our visual style and lead our asset production pipeline. The Art Lead will work closely with the Creative Director and the tech team to deliver the most fit-for-purpose art for our games.

 

Experience Required:

– At least 3 years experience in a studio game artist role.

 

Key Responsibilities

– Define an artistic vision for our mobile titles

– Work with external outsourcing partners to develop fit-for-purpose characters, textures, UI, 2D/3D assets, and other aspects related to the look and feel of our games

– Ensure mutual understanding exists between project lead, tech team and artists from concept design to asset delivery

 

Skills Required:

– Demonstrated ability to execute a creative vision

– Exceptional eye for composition and colour & meticulous attention to detail

– Familiarity with all types of game art: 2D, 3D, UI, animation and visual effects.

– Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously and take ownership of their art asset development

– Assist in asset integration into production project

– Able and willing to ‘get their hands dirty’ with Photoshop / Maya / Max etc.

– A strong understanding of anatomy and architecture

– Knowledge of how to utilise various visual styles

– Clear and proactive communication, and ability to give constructive feedback

 

Bonus Skills

– Basic familiarity with Unity3D including lighting, material setup, animation system and general workflows

– Experience with mobile development

– Experience with quadruped character development

 

Successful applicants will join us in our office at GamePlus Adelaide. Salary will be based on experience.

If this sounds like you, please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@foxiegames.com with subject heading “Art Lead Role”. Please include links to your portfolio and describe your previous experiences. Please also indicate if you are able to start working full time ASAP, and if not, please make sure to specify your availability.

 

Applications Close 15th of July, 2018

Australia/New Zealand Permanent Residents Only

Unity Developer / Programmer - HIRED

Role: Unity Developer / Programmer

Location: Adelaide CBD

Level: Graduate & Mid-level Positions Available

Salary: Starting at $50,000/year for Grad Level (based on experience)

Contract Length: 6 and 12 month contracts available with strong possibility of extension for the right people

Employment Basis: Full time

 

Key Responsibility

– Design and implement gameplay features of free-to-play mobile games in Unity / C#, working as part of small, collaborative teams.

 

Skills Required

– Excellent Unity3D / C# skills (2+ years experience)

– Ability to write clean, maintainable and robust code

– Demonstrated ability to implement smooth gameplay mechanics

– Understanding of data structures and vector mathematics

– Demonstrated problem solving skills

– Ability to read and manipulate code written by others

– A positive attitude, willingness to learn and support other team members.

 

Here are some bonus skills you might have, or be willing to learn on the job:

 

– Experience developing for mobile platforms

– Experience with NGUI and Photon Unity Networking (PUN)

– Integration of third party SDKs including Facebook and various other advertising & analytics platforms

– Familiarity with Tortoise SVN version control software

– Familiarity with agile software development

 

Successful applicants will join us in our office at GamePlus Adelaide. Salary will be based on experience.

If you meet the requirements, please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@foxiegames.com with subject heading “Unity Developer Role”. Please include links to samples of your best work. Please also indicate if you are able to start working full time ASAP, and if not, please make sure to specify your availability.

 

Applications Close 16th of March, 2018

Australia/New Zealand Permanent Residents Only

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