Community Manager

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July 26, 2021
Full Time
Bellevue, WA

Located in Bellevue, Hopoo Games has been working on passion projects since 2012 including Risk of Rain, DEADBOLT, and most recently Risk of Rain 2. We are looking for a Community Manager to work on upcoming Risk of Rain 2 content!

Note: We prefer candidates who are in the area, or are willing to eventually relocate.

Job Description

Duties will include: 

  • Develop and implement a community-focused strategy for Risk of Rain 2
  • Designing and writing Dev Thoughts to keep the community updated on what the team is working on
  • Support Risk of Rain 2 and Hopoo Games social media platforms (Dev Thoughts, Discord, Twitter, etc.)
  • Work closely with developers and partners to maintain and continually update the community calendar.

Required Qualifications 

Skillset and work habits: 

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills 
  • Solid understanding of the games industry, platforms, and trends
  • Ability to organize and be responsible for your space on the team 
  • Proven success building community related posts and updates
  • Experience driving marketing campaigns and engagement programs


  • Minimum 3+ years relevant experience in marketing, communications, PR, community, or related field
  • Hands-on experience working with Discord communities, Steam Forums, and other similar platforms
  • Direct experience with marketing, communications, or community management in games

Preferred Qualifications 

Skillset and work habits: 

  • Near the Seattle/Bellevue area, or are willing to relocate 
  • Familiarity with Risk of Rain 2 and Hopoo Games! 


  • Helped ship a game in a community manager role
  • Experience managing external agencies and partners
  • Experience with working on a small or remote team 

How to Apply 

To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to with the subject line “Community Manager”.

Note that we will be including a writing test as part of the evaluation process for the position.

Additional information

  • Hopoo Games is located in Bellevue, Washington.
  • Hopoo Games has an atypical 4-day 32-hour workweek. We never crunch.
  • Hopoo Games is an inclusive and supportive company and we expect all our employees to treat each other kindly.

About Risk of Rain 2

Escape a chaotic alien planet by fighting through hordes of frenzied monsters – with your friends, or on your own. Combine loot in surprising ways and master each character until you become the havoc you feared upon your first crash landing.

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