If you want to be part of the team that developed Neverwinter Nights and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, you might want to head down to this years Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco next week (March 7-11). Edmonton, Canada-based BioWare Corp. says it is expanding its development team and will be at the annual event looking for qualified applicants for a variety of positions across numerous disciplines.
BioWare, named one of Canada’s top 100 employers for 2004 and 2005, is currently recruiting 3D graphics programmers, technical artists, senior writers and many others. Interested parties are encouraged to visit the company at the GDC Career Pavilion, Booth #365.
On April 14, BioWare will release the highly anticipated Jade Empire, a martial-arts role-playing Xbox game for publisher Microsoft. The company is also gearing up to produce a PC RPG titled Dragon Age, as its Technology Architecture Group (TAG) develops its next- generation game-engine technology for PC and console, the BioWare Eclipse Engine.
In addition to its presence at the Game Developers Conference, BioWare will take its recruitment efforts to college and university campuses across North America. Those unable to attend these events are encouraged to visit the BioWare jobs website at http://jobs.bioware.com to see a listing of available positions.