Art : UI Artist

    Torus Games is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic UI artist to join our team in Bayswater on a fixed-term contract basis to work on games and apps.

    The successful applicant will be required to:

    • Work within restrictions of engines, platforms and deadlines
    • Work within timeframes
    • Contribute to meetings and maintain communication with the rest of the development team

    Selection Criteria:

    • Able to create beautiful and functional interfaces (HUD and UI)
    • Able to design, concept and deliver finished assets
    • Able to work independently as well as closely with programmers and artists
    • Experience with games and/or apps; working on both console and mobile platforms
    • Able to work on multiple projects

    Preferred skills:

    • Unreal, and Unity
    • 3D modeling
    • Texture creation

    Only applicants with Australian citizenship or relevant visas will be considered. Please note we do not relocate international or interstate applicants, and we are not considering offsite employment.

    All applications must include a folio with examples of your work, as either a CD/DVD or a link to an online portfolio, and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria. We are unable to process applications which do not include this information.

    Proceed to our Online Application Form.

    Torus does not accept solicitations from recruitment agencies.

    Production : Producer

    Torus Games is seeking a creative, experienced, dedicated producer to join our established team in the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne for a full-time, permanent position.

    • Project management; maintaining and coordinating the production process from project inception to completion
    • Developing and maintaining schedules, budgets and processes; working within budgetary restrictions
    • Creating and maintaining project documentation
    • Working with team leads; overseeing creative and technical game development
    • Overseeing project design to ensure reasonable scope
    • Interacting with the development team, publishers, management, press and the public
    • Promoting positive team morale
    • Managing milestone deliverables
    • Managing project outsourcing
    • Interviewing, reviewing and mentoring new team members in conjunction with HR and management
    • Conducting post-mortem reviews

    Skills required:
    • Excellent communication, written language and organisation skills
    • Ability to work within tight deadlines
    • Understanding of the video game development process
    • Ability to establish positive rapport with team
    • Comfortable to work both as a lead and a member of a team
    • Flexibility and common sense; able to find working solutions to problems
    • Dedication, maturity and great work ethic

    Selection Criteria:
    • Experience in agile planning
    • Experience with project scheduling software, e.g. Hansoft or MS Project
    • Experience in project scoping, budgeting, risk management, scheduling and resourcing
    • Experience in problem solving and conflict resolution
    • Able to manage multiple projects at once
    • Production credits on 3 published video game titles

    • Degree in business or project management, or equivalent professional training

    This is a great opportunity to work with a creative, dynamic team in a friendly environment. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in the games industry, however strong candidates with relevant experience from other industries will be considered. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is full-time, five days per week, Monday - Friday.

    All applications must include a cover letter which addresses the selection criteria and a resume. We cannot consider applicants who do not supply this information. Email attachments, if applicable, and any enquiries may be sent to Attachments must be no larger than 2mb.

    Proceed to our Online Application Form.

    This position is open to Australian residents or those with relevant visas only. We do not relocate interstate applicants.

    Please note we do not accept solicitations from recruitment agencies.

    Torus Games is a highly skilled and talented computer game development studio. We are positioned in the heart of the industry, developing products on all consumer platforms for the world's largest publishers. Torus' strengths include state-of-the-art cross-platform technology, commitment to quality and a veteran development team. Torus has delivered over 80 titles and over 140 SKUs for many happy customers.Follow TorusGames on Twitter
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