Hay there! At Young Horses, we strive to push the boundaries of games in order to create experiences that players haven’t seen before. We want to create innovative, charming, joyful entertainment for a broad audience.
We strongly encourage people of color, women, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and non-binary people, parents, and individuals with disabilities to apply. Young Horses is an equal opportunity workplace and welcomes everyone to our team. If you need reasonable adjustments at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.
We’re looking for a few good horses to join us in our Chicago studio who…
We’re looking for a generalist programmer working in the areas of gameplay programming and console and mobile platform development. Young Horses is a small and collaborative studio and you will be working closely with fellow team members from design, art, and sound.
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Please send your portfolio and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line matching the position to which you are applying. (i.e. Programmer or 3D Artist). In your application, please feel free to note which pronouns you use (For example – she/her, he/him, they/them, etc).
We’re a team of generalists, so any additional skills and experience are worth mentioning.
As Young Horses we strive to push the boundaries of game design in order to create experiences that players have not seen before. This is not only because we think that we should be bringing something new to our medium and our industry, but because we think that innovation is necessary to reach new, broader audiences. Our goal is to create innovative, intelligent, and charming entertainment that can be enjoyed by both children and adults.
We're also hiring a 3D Artist! You can view (and share) all of our openings here.
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