a passion for games

Edge of Reality is always looking for high caliber developers. If you feel you have the talent and experience necessary to share in the success of our games, look below to see what positions are currently available. If you don´t see a position that matches your qualifications, feel free to send us your resume anyway! It will be kept on file for potential openings in the future.

bullet pointJoin us on the edge

We go to great lengths to take care of our people. We offer competitive salaries and completion bonuses for projects that are done on time. Everyone who contributes to our games also shares in the royalty profits it generates. We also offer health, vision, dental, life insurance, and a 401k retirement plan with company matching. Our insurance benefits extend to the dependents of our employees. We offer PPO options through BlueCross BlueShield. But the number one reason why you should want to work here is because you want to be part of a truly great game.

bullet pointAre you a CONTRACTOR or OUTSOURCING STUDIO?

Edge of Reality is always on the lookout for local contractors to take on various projects throughout the development of our titles. If you live in the Austin area, and are interested in possible contracting opportunities with us, send us your information and reel. We'll add you to our contact list for when matching jobs become available.

Edge of Reality is also always on the lookout for outsourcing partners who can create high quality art assets and animations. If you would like to submit a proposal containing your portfolio and/or demo reel, please email outsourcing@edgeofreality.com

Links to resumes and portfolio sites can be emailed to jobs@edgeofreality.com

Due to the volume of applications we receive for our job postings, we are unable to respond personally to telephone inquiries regarding the status of an application. Only candidates being considered for interview will be contacted at this time.

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Contract Junior 3D Artist


This is an entry level position, but previous game experience is preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • bullet pointModel and texture props and characters
  • bullet pointReceive feedback and modify work based on direction
  • bullet pointEnsure consistency and quality of own work
  • bullet pointUnderstand memory and frame-rate budgets and work within those constraints
  • bullet pointUses in-house tools
  • bullet pointFollow schedules and meet deadlines

SOFT SKILLS:

  • bullet pointUnderstands game production design process and methodology
  • bullet pointDemonstrated ability to solve complex problems efficiently
  • bullet pointEffective communication with peers, development staff and senior management
  • bullet pointAbility to work under pressure and balance the impacts of deadlines and resources with the style and quality requirements of a project
  • bullet pointAbility to work cooperatively on a team spanning artists, programmers and designers, and to compromise when necessary to achieve overall best results
  • bullet pointStrong written and oral communication

HARD SKILLS:

  • bullet pointKnowledge of industry standard 2D and 3D (maya preferred) DCC applications

EDUCATION:

  • bullet pointB.A. or equivalent degree

Please send cover letter, resume, and a portfolio that shows 2D and 3D work to jobs@edgeofreality.com with Contract Junior 3D Artist in the subject line.

Contract HUD/UI Artist


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • bullet pointCreate HUD elements and UI screens
  • bullet pointBe able to work within a preexisting art style
  • bullet pointReceive feedback and modify work based on direction
  • bullet pointEnsure consistency and quality of own work
  • bullet pointUnderstand memory and frame-rate budgets and work within those constraints
  • bullet pointManage and prioritize tasks
  • bullet pointUse in-house tools; provide feedback to improve the tools

REQUIREMENTS:

  • bullet point2+ years experience within the game industry producing HUD and front end art assets for video games, or related FLASH design experience
  • bullet pointUnderstands game production design process and methodology
  • bullet pointHighly skilled in 2D graphics and layout design
  • bullet pointSkilled at creating icons
  • bullet pointExperience with Flash; After Effects knowledge is a bonus
  • bullet pointFamiliarity with 3D software (MAYA preferred) is a bonus

EDUCATION:

  • bullet pointB.A. or equivalent degree

Please send cover letter, resume, and portfolio to jobs@edgeofreality.com with Contract HUD/UI Artist in the subject line.

bullet pointCustomer Service


Customer Service Representative


Local applicants only please. Relocation packages are not available for this position.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • bullet pointResolve customer requests for assistance within established response times
  • bullet pointWork with Customer Service Lead to ensure proper customer service is being delivered
  • bullet pointRepresent Edge of Reality in a friendly, professional manner
  • bullet pointTroubleshoot specific performance and setup issues
  • bullet pointAssist with customer account and billing information
  • bullet pointMonitor forums and other community sites for trending support issues
  • bullet pointDraft articles to contribute to support knowledgebase
  • bullet pointSupport QA team by reviewing and documenting bug reports, assisting with testing as needed

REQUIREMENTS:

  • bullet point2+ years of customer service experience
  • bullet pointStrong written and verbal communication skills
  • bullet pointFamiliarity with and a passion for PC and next-gen console games
  • bullet pointMust have demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • bullet pointMust excel at working in a team environment
  • bullet pointVery strong initiative, with a desire to learn and be challenged
  • bullet pointPrevious testing or QA experience in the game development or other software industry
  • bullet pointProficient with JIRA or other bug tracking software
  • bullet pointExcellent organizational and problem solving skills
  • bullet pointExperience with Zendesk is a plus
  • bullet pointTechnical writing experience is a plus
  • bullet pointFamiliarity with Microsoft Office products a plus
  • bullet pointA good sense of humor is a plus

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@edgeofreality.com with Customer Service Representative in the subject line.

bullet pointProduction


Tester/Quality Assurance


This is an entry level position. Local applicants only please.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • bullet pointWork with other developers as directed by the Lead Tester for our internal testing department
  • bullet pointHelp facilitate team communication and ensure timely dissemination of information
  • bullet pointPerform in-depth targeted testing in all areas of the project
  • bullet pointGather various metrics and maintain daily trend reporting to help identify deep system issues
  • bullet pointAttain higher level discipline specific understanding of project goals and the methods to achieve them in order to function while embedded in various development groups
  • bullet pointHelp monitor the bug databases throughout the project
  • bullet pointCreating/managing tasks in various databases
  • bullet pointTroubleshoot console specific performance and setup issues

REQUIREMENTS:

  • bullet pointPrevious testing or QA experience in the game development industry
  • bullet pointFamiliarity with and a passion for games
  • bullet pointAn understanding of localization as it pertains to game development
  • bullet pointStrong written and verbal communication skills
  • bullet pointMust excel at working in a team environment
  • bullet pointVery strong initiative, with a desire to learn and be challenged
  • bullet pointExcellent organizational and problem solving skills; a good sense of humor is a plus
  • bullet pointMust have demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • bullet pointFamiliarity with Microsoft Excel and Outlook are a plus
  • bullet pointFamiliarity with TRC/TCR specifications a plus
  • bullet pointKnowledge of programming or scripting a plus

Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@edgeofreality.com with Tester/Quality Assurance in the subject line.