Nintendo have started a massive recruitment drive for jobs in both Tokyo and Kyoto, what ever could this mean?…

Now the most obvious reason for this would to be bolster the Tokyo facility, but also for the new R&D facility which begins construction in January. However, if you look closely there are a few interesting job vacancies like “movie production staff”…

Kyoto – Mid Career Recruitment

[Development Department]

Program Development Engineer, Web Engineer, Network Library for game development engineers, Library Support for network game engineers, Building Management System, Engineer Server, Software Engineer Wireless Communications, Embedded Software Engineer, Evaluation and Validation Software Development Engineer, Improve software quality engineer, Body embedded software development engineer, Production Engineering Development, Development Coordinator, Product Development Coordinator, Technical designer, Artwork Designer, Design 3DCG, Effects Designer, GUI Designer, Movie film production staff, Illustrator, Industrial designer, Sound Creator, Packaging Designers, Packaging design personnel (contractors), Technical Writer (contract employee)

[Technology Department]

Technical Support (mainly software)

Field Development Engineer

Games conformity assessment professionals (contractors)

Tokyo – Mid Career Recruitment

[Development Department]

Main Director or Planner, Design 3DCG, Effects Designer, GUI Designer, Programmer, and Network Application Engineer.

New College Graduates Hiring Into Nintendo

[Science and Engineering]

Game development program, middleware development tools, network development library, developed OS · library driver, game system architecture design, Communications Systems wireless capabilities, server systems development, enterprise network management systems, hardware (electromechanical) , Production Engineering, Procurement, other patent management

[System Design]

CG design, artwork design, industrial design, GUI design, design effects, video production other movies

[Sound system]

Music production (Composer), production sound effects, sound program

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