Avalanche Studios is famous for games such as the award-winning Just Cause series and Mad Max, but has also released the free-to-play theHunter 2009 (Developed by the subsidiary Expansive World) with nearly 8 million registered players in over 190 countries. TheHunter franchise grew further with the premium title: Call of the Wild, released for PC and Playstation 4 and Xbox One in 2017.
At the moment, Avalanche Studios is developing Rage 2 on behalf of publisher Bethesda with scheduled release in 2019. In 2018, Avalanche Studios has also released Just Cause 4 together with Square Enix and will release the self-funded game Generation Zero early 2019.
Avalanche Studios, that is based in Stockholm, New York and now Malmö, was founded in 2003 by Christofer Sundberg and Linus Blomberg, and is today owned by Nordisk Film, a company within the Egmont media group. The studio builds games on their own developed game engine Apex – Avalanche Open World Engine – which enables huge open worlds filled to the breadth of freedom.
Are you ready for a world without limits?
We are now on a mission to find a true team player with a genuine passion for Tech Recruitment, who's up for learning new things and become a valuable part of Avalanche Studios!
We are looking for a Tech Recruiter who will be responsible for growth in our organisation. You will be a part of the HR team, managing the full cycle recruitment process, and ensure a smooth and positive candidate experience. This involves building long-term relations with our candidates.
The role implies sourcing for candidates, both locally and internationally. Maintaining tasks in Google Hire (ATS), booking and conducting video screenings, onsite interviews when needed. You will also perform recruitment analytics, where there is room for development. As part of the role it is expected to build relationships and collaborate with stakeholders/ hiring managers to understand the hiring needs and team goals.
For us, it is important to continuously track and evaluate progress in our day to day tasks. We think you are able to work agile and strive to streamline our processes.This also involves facilitating internal training of the recruitment process for Hiring Managers when needed.
You will attend networking events and be the face of the organization, take part in employer branding activities towards vocational institutes in the gaming industry by proactively being involved in different forums and networks that are relevant to the needs of the organization.
At Avalanche Studios we believe in individual competence growth and there are opportunities to grow and develop within the role.
Who are you?
- We think you are curious, creative and like to take initiative. You will drive the recruitment processes forward and attract the best talents possible for Avalanche Studios.
- You have 1-5 years of experience of tech recruitment/ tech talent sourcing
- Experience in sourcing candidates within tech and design
- A communicative and energetic person who is comfortable being a brand ambassadeur
- Analytical and pragmatic
- Multi-tasking team-player with the ability to drive several tasks
- You have a strong inner drive, sense of ownership and a proactive/ service minded focus
- You have a general interest in gaming and tech
- Fluent in English and Swedish, both written and verbal
- It is a bonus if you have experience from working in the gaming industry
Last but not least you are a fun person to work with that can take on challenges and difficulties with a smile. You are not afraid to get your "hands dirty" and work with a wide range of tasks in the field of recruitment. Sounds like you? Then you are a perfect fit for Avalanche Studios!
At Avalanche Studios, we believe in worlds without limits, and we are committed to develop a diverse and inclusive workplace. We strive to hire great talent from a variety of backgrounds. Being part of our world is not contingent on where you’re from, your gender, or sexual orientation. It’s all about your passion, courage and craftsmanship.
Our state of the art studio is located in the beautiful area of Södermalm, in the center of Stockholm and the Game industry Hub. Our studio is a beautiful place inspired by our catalog of games, from the lush jungle of a lobby (Just Cause) to the corroded steel beams housing the light fixtures above your new workplace (Mad Max). We hope you’ll come to think of this place as your home turf and creative foundation.
To apply for this position please register below with a detailed CV and cover letter. Apply as soon as possible as we review applications continuously. All further information is provided under non-disclosure agreement only. All applicants are required to relocate to work full-time in Stockholm.