Jobs – SOEDESCO

SOEDESCO is a worldwide publisher of PC and console games. Our portfolio is rapidly growing and therefore we are expanding our team. We are looking for a:


PR Manager

Responsibilities include:

  • Building and maintaining relationships with key media and key influencers.
  • Developing and executing PR-strategies (including social media).
  • Working closely with internal and external stakeholders to support product launches, campaigns and events.
  • Writing and distributing press releases and managing coverage reports.
  • Creating press kits and other promotional materials as necessary.
  • Evaluating and handling incoming media requests.
  • Maintaining an up-to-date press list.
  • Acting as a brand ambassador at networking events and trade shows.

Requirements

  • 2+ years experience in games PR, preferably in an international role.
  • Proven ability to hit milestones and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Able to work under limited supervision.
  • Able to effectively communicate with multi-disciplinary team members.
  • Passionate about, and extensive, in-depth knowledge of the game industry.
  • Strong creative, analytical, and organizational skills.
  • Familiar with the Microsoft Office package and Mailchimp.
  • Organised, enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to take the initiative as the need arises.

It’s a plus when you have:

  • A basic understanding of game sales pipeline.
  • A basic understanding of graphic and video editing software.
  • Any additional verbal/written language skills.

What we offer:

  • A full-time onsite job (min. 32 hours per week)
  • The freedom to decide the worldwide PR-strategy for SOEDESCO titles.
  • The chance to work with both online and boxed titles.
  • The possibility to give input on development of original SOEDESCO IP titles.
  • A competitive salary and benefits.

Last, but not least: At SOEDESCO you’ll be part of a young team of highly motivated people.

Do you like what you’re reading? Then please send your application (including resume) to info@soedesco.com.

 

Programmer

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Unity is a must; knowledge of Unreal Engine a plus
  • Fluent in C#/C++ and Object Oriented Programming
  • Experience with Visual Studio 2012 and/or above
  • Experience with porting games or interested in learning
  • Experience with analysing & modifying source code of existing projects
  • Ability to clearly comment code and conform to specific coding standards
  • Experience working with git, SVN, or similar version of source control
  • Excellent problem-solving, troubleshooting and debugging skills
  • Experience with third party library implementation
  • Fluent in English and/or Dutch

Personality:

  • Fits with SOEDESCO team & mentality
  • Work well under pressure and handle multiple tasks
  • Able to plan, hit milestones and meet deadlines
  • Work with limited supervision & remain motivated
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Eager to learn, willing to risk & fail (new techniques, but also the whole adventure in general)
  • Interested in all aspects of programming pipeline (i.e. not specialized/interested in only one aspect)
  • Passionate about playing and making great games

Pluses:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field and/or equivalent work experience
  • Development experience in the game industry is a plus
  • Knowledge of game production pipeline
  • Experience with developing for console (PS4/Xbox One/Switch)
  • Experience with implementing localization
  • Understanding of 3D Math/physics, 3D models/textures
  • Experience with Scrum

Interested applicants are welcomed to send their CVs (and if available, portfolio) together with motivation letter to info@soedesco.com.

 

Junior Producer

Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

  • Supporting the Producer with day-to-day activities within production to meet help meet deadlines on time and within budget.
  • Helping track internal and external dependencies required for titles in our portfolio.
  • Reinforcing working relationships between multi-disciplinary team members.
  • Organising meetings and takes care of meeting reports.

Responsibilities may increase with time, with for example the accountability for the complete management of a title in our portfolio.

Requirements

  • Proof of previous project management experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Strong creative, analytical, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work under limited supervision.
  • Ability to switch between day to day firefighting and long term planning constantly.
  • Able to effectively communicate with multi-disciplinary team members.
  • Organised, enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to take the initiative as the need arises.
  • Solution-driven attitude.
  • Basic to advanced understanding of Microsoft Office package, with emphasis on Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel.

Plusses

  • Basic understanding of graphic and video editing software.
  • Basic understanding of game production pipeline.
  • Basic understanding of game programming and/or game art tools and software.
  • Any additional verbal/written languages.
  • Passionate about and/or extensive, in-depth knowledge of the game and game development industry.

Interested applicants are welcomed to send their CVs (and if available, portfolio) together with motivation letter to info@soedesco.com.