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Senior Environment Artist

Torn Banner Studios is looking for a talented, team-oriented Senior Environment Artist to contribute to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. We are a team of around 60 developers. 

As a senior environment artist at a small independent studio you will be responsible for the creation of high quality art assets and complete scenes built to excite and impress players of the games we make.

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Bonus:

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Lead Environment Artist

Torn Banner Studios is looking for a talented, team-oriented Lead Environment Artist to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. We are a team of around 60 developers. This is an on-site, full-time, paid position in Toronto, Canada.

As a Lead environment artist at a small independent studio you’ll have a wide range of responsibilities from creating art to organizing the department, communicating with production, facilitating feedback and working with other leads to execute the vision for the games we make.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Bonus

Please send all applications and portfolios to: [email protected]

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Technical Director

Torn Banner Studios is looking for a Technical Director to oversee the development of our projects and to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million-copy selling original, and support it and future titles. The ideal candidate is passionate about providing high-level direction, supporting a team of engineers, and getting their hands dirty with day-to-day development. Directors at our studio have a big influence on the decisions not just within their department but across the whole game and we’re looking for someone who wants to take a major part in the future of our games and studio.

You are an accomplished engineer that enjoys collaborating closely with the engineering team to build a technically excellent game across multiple platforms. You enjoy collaborating with art, design, and production to understand the artistic vision for a game and identify the technology needed to realize and surpass that vision.

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Requirements

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Lead Programmer

Torn Banner Studios is looking for a Lead Programmer to manage the programming team and to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. The ideal candidate is passionate about providing high-level direction, supporting a team of engineers, and getting their hands dirty with day-to-day development.

You are an accomplished engineer that enjoys collaborating closely with the engineering team to build a technically excellent game across multiple platforms.

Responsibilities:

Requirements

Bonus

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Senior Game Programmer

Torn Banner Studios, creators of Chivalry: Medieval Warfare, are looking for a talented and enthusiastic full-time permanent Senior Game Programmer to join our small independent studio of around 60 developers. Help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles.

As a senior game programmer you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges to tackle across various areas of the game. This will include the implementation of new features as well as debugging and optimizing existing ones. In addition the role requires excellent communication skills as you will be collaborating closely with team members from other departments.

The ideal candidate would have a keen interest in participating in the design process. This person would play a significant role in getting features from paper to the player by working collaboratively with design, art, and QA departments. They must be a team player, willing to help others identify problems and seek creative solutions.

Requirements

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Technical Artist

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million-copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a Technical Artist, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges for our games. You’ll also be instrumental in planning out our projects and driving the technical feature sets of them. As the bridge between artists and programmers in dealing with the technical restraints of game development, you’ll have a big part in helping us execute the vision of our projects.

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Bonuses

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Senior Game Designer

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million-copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a senior game designer, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges to tackle across all areas of the game’s design. You’ll be working directly with all departments of the team to execute the game’s design and be responsible for writing and maintaining GDDs. This person will play a significant and driving role in the companies game design efforts with direct ownership over features and working very closely with the studio’s leadership in executing our projects.

Requirements

Bonuses

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Game Programmer

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million-copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a Game Programmer, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges to tackle across various areas of the game. This will include the implementation of new features as well as debugging and optimizing existing ones. In addition, the role requires excellent communication skills as you will be collaborating closely with team members from other departments.

The ideal candidate would have a keen interest in participating in the design process. This person would play a significant role in getting features from paper to the player by working collaboratively with design, art, and QA departments. They must be a team player, willing to help others identify problems and seek creative solutions.

Requirements

Bonuses

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Technical Designer

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million-copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a Technical Designer, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges to tackle across all areas of the game. You’ll be working directly with all departments of the team to execute the game’s design and be responsible for writing and maintaining GDDs. This person will play a significant and driving role in the companies game design efforts with direct ownership over features and working very closely with the studio’s leadership in executing our projects.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Bonuses

Benefits & Perks

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UI Designer

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million-copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As UI Designer you will be responsible for defining the look and feel of the game UI and menus, designing and creating assets, and advocating for the user experience and flow.

The ideal candidate is a champion of UI / UX design principles and best practices, particularly in how this can elevate the overall experience in games. As the sole UI Designer on the team, this role will be responsible for spearheading the overall style and usability of the UI, in collaboration with design, programming, and QA departments. This person is a team player, willing to help others identify problems and seek creative solutions.

Bonus points for having experience in facilitating or gathering player feedback in multiple iterations of interface design!

Role and Responsibilities

Requirements

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Foliage Artist

Foliage Artist

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a Foliage Artist at a small independent studio, you’ll have a wide range of responsibilities from creating art, communicating with production, receiving and implementing feedback and working with other artists to execute the vision for the games we make.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Bonuses

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Senior Animator

Senior Animator

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a senior Animator you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges to tackle across various areas of the game. You’ll be working directly with studio leadership and the gameplay department to bring our mechanics alive.

The ideal candidate would have a keen interest in participating in the design process and has a strong sense of quality.

Requirements

Bonuses

Benefits & Perks

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Technical Animator

Technical Animator

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a Technical Animator, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges to tackle across various areas of the game. You’ll be working directly with studio leadership, our animators, and the gameplay department to bring our characters alive and realize the vision of the game’s combat. The ideal candidate would have a keen interest in participating in the animation process as a whole and has a strong sense of quality.

Requirements

Bonuses

Benefits & Perks

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Senior Character Artist

Senior Character Artist

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented character artist to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a Senior Character Artist at a small independent studio, you’ll have a wide range of responsibilities from creating art to organizing the department, communicating with production, facilitating feedback and working with leads to execute the vision for the games we make.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Bonuses

Benefits & Perks

  • Bonus Structure
  • 6.5 weeks Paid vacation

  • Relocation assistance

  • Flexible schedule

  • Healthcare & benefits

Portfolio and résumé required for any application.

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Senior Concept Artist

Senior Concept Artist

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented concept artist to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a Senior Concept Artist at a small independent studio, you’ll have a wide range of responsibilities from creating art to communicating with production, facilitating feedback and working with leads to execute the vision for the games we make.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Bonuses

Benefits & Perks

  • Bonus Structure
  • 6.5 weeks Paid vacation

  • Relocation assistance

  • Flexible schedule

  • Healthcare & benefits

Portfolio and résumé required for any application.

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Senior Online Programmer

Senior Online Programmer

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a Senior Online Programmer, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges to tackle across various areas of the game. This will include the implementation of new features as well as debugging and optimizing existing ones. In addition, the role requires excellent communication skills as you will be collaborating closely with team members from other departments.

Requirements

Bonuses

Benefits & Perks

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Senior Backend Developer

Senior Backend Developer

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a Senior Backend Developer, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges to tackle across various areas of the game. This will include the implementation of new features as well as debugging and optimizing existing ones. In addition, the role requires excellent communication skills as you will be collaborating closely with team members from other departments.

Requirements

Bonuses

Benefits & Perks

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Lead Animator

Lead Animator

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As Lead Animator at a small independent studio, you will have a wide range of responsibilities from animating to organizing the department, communicating with production, facilitating feedback, and working with other leads to execute the vision for the games we make. The ideal candidate would have a keen interest in Melee combat and competitive gaming.

Requirements

Bonuses

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QA Director

QA Director

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a QA Director you’ll oversee the testing processes of our projects and the QA department. The ideal candidate is passionate about providing high-level direction, supporting a team of testers, and getting their hands dirty with day-to-day work. Directors at our studio have a big influence on the decisions not just within their department but across the whole game and we’re looking for someone who wants to take a major part in the future of our games and studio.

The ideal candidate must have a keen interest in participating in the game development process, and an understanding and appreciation for problem solving and creating a polished product. This person would play a significant role in getting a high quality game to the player by working collaboratively with with the whole team to ensure the games quality. They must be a team player, willing to help others identify problems and seek creative solutions.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Bonuses

Benefits & Perks

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Build Engineer

Build Engineer

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company

As an experienced Build Engineer, you will own and drive the development and stability of the build systems and version control at Torn Banner. Using your experience and knowledge to help make improvements for efficiency to both the pipeline but also to automated testing.

Responsibilities

Qualifications

Nice To Have

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Game Designer

Game Designer

Torn Banner studios recently launched Chivalry 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original. We are a small independent video game studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and we love creating innovative new experiences that focus on challenge and fun.

Responsibilities

As a game designer at Torn Banner, you will be responsible for the ownership of a varied range of game features, and see them through all stages of development – design, prototyping, implementation, and balancing. As designer, you are part of the nexus between creative project leadership and the wider team, and will be working directly with all departments of the team to communicate your features’ vision, to write and maintain feature documentation, and to drive implementation and iteration.

In your design work, you will be focusing on bringing together artistic creativity, style, and game feel, with scientific and technical substance, in order to forge engaging and robust game features for a modern multiplayer action game.

 

Requirements

  • Relevant professional experience in Game Design
  • Experience in system design and content design, ideally in multiplayer action games
  • A strong understanding of multiplayer TPS/FPS games, and a passion for video games in general
  • Strong interpersonal communication and documentation skills
  • Willingness to work in Toronto is preferred, but remote opportunities are available

Bonuses

  • Shipped products on both PC and console platforms
  • Experience working with Unreal Engine 4 and UE4’s blueprint system
  • Experience developing AAA titles on multiple platform

 

Benefits & Perks

  • Bonus Structure
  • 6.5 weeks paid vacation
  • Relocation assistance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Healthcare & benefits

 

Torn Banner Studios welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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Producer

Producer

Torn Banner studios recently launched Chivalry 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original. We are a small independent video game studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and we love creating innovative new experiences that focus on challenge and fun.

As a Producer, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks and should expect a variety of issues and challenges to tackle across various areas of the game. This person will play a significant and driving role in the companies production efforts with direct ownership over large areas of production and working very closely with the studio’s leadership on executing our projects.

The ideal candidate would be a natural collaborator and a highly organized person.

Requirements

  • At least 5 years of experience as an associate producer or 1 year as a producer
  • At least 1 shipped title as a producer
  • A strong skill set in production tools such as Confluence, Jira and spreadsheets
  • A strong understanding of the types of games we make
  • Able to assist in defining the scope and schedule of our projects
  • Responsible for defining the development strategy and development plan for our projects
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • A high degree of self-motivation and initiative-taking
  • An understanding and passion for video games
  • Strive to improve our processes and adapt them to our team’s needs
  • Willingness to work in Toronto is preferred, but remote opportunities are available

Bonuses

  • Experience in recruiting and building teams
  • A passion for video games and video game development
  • Highly motivated and able to work without oversight
  • A passion for medieval times and historical settings

Benefits & Perks

  • Bonus Structure
  • 6.5 weeks paid vacation
  • Relocation assistance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Healthcare & benefits

 

Torn Banner Studios welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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Senior DevOps Engineer

Senior DevOps Engineer

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.
As an experienced DevOps Engineer you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks in support of the online services development team. You will own and drive the development and stability of Ci/Cd pipelines for online services at Torn Banner. This will include planning, implementing and troubleshooting the pipelines, as well as administering portions our cloud infrastructure.

The ideal candidate would have past experience implementing similar systems as well as a keen interest in learning new systems and technologies. They must be a team player, that takes pride in supporting others to do their best work.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Nice To Have

Benefits & Perks

To see our team, our office and what we do as a company visit tornbanner.com/careers.

 

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Business Development Manager

Business Development Manager

The company

Torn Banner studios recently launched Chivalry 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original. We are a small independent video game studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and we love creating innovative experiences that focus on challenge and fun.

The Role

You will be a leading force and owner of strategic partnerships, including key global distribution partnerships. You will provide strategic insight which will empower Torn Banner to deliver our defined goals and approach to our key partners in the smoothest way possible.

Partner Management

Manage and support some of our most Strategic Distribution Partnerships, Drive product enhancements and implementation needs for all partners. Develop and execute the overall partner strategy/vision/KPI’s. Drive internal alignment. Be the subject matter expert for the partner internally. Work with the teams to drive the distribution of our games.

Business Development

Collaborate with senior leadership to drive and enable new business opportunities with the partner. Work on any & all commercial contracts needed for this partnership

Responsibilities

Requirements

Benefits & Perks

To see our team, our office and what we do as a company visit tornbanner.com/careers.

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Director of Business Development

Director of Business Development

The Company

Torn Banner studios recently launched Chivalry 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original. We are a small independent video game studio of around 60 developers in Toronto and we love creating innovative experiences that focus on challenge and fun.

The Role

You will be a leading force and owner of strategic partnerships, including key global distribution partnerships. You will provide strategic insight which will empower Torn Banner to deliver our defined goals and approach to our key partners in the smoothest way possible.

Partner Management

Manage and support some of our most Strategic Distribution Partnerships, Drive product enhancements and implementation needs for all partners. Develop and execute the overall partner strategy/vision/KPI’s. Drive internal alignment. Be the subject matter expert for the partner internally. Work with the teams to drive the distribution of our games.

Business Development

Collaborate with senior leadership to drive and enable new business opportunities with the partner. Work on any & all commercial contracts needed for this partnership

Responsibilities

Requirements

Benefits & Perks

To see our team, our office and what we do as a company visit tornbanner.com/careers.

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QA Development Tester

QA Development tester

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 70 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As part of our team, you will work face to face with development on a daily basis to help create and test features from concept to release.

As a development tester you will be responsible for the quality of assigned features as well as contributing towards larger team goals. You must be able to take test cases and execute them, write concise bugs, and help to identify testing needs and quality expectations. Additionally, you will be expected to be able to support certain areas of development.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Bonus

Benefits & Perks

To see our team, our office and what we do as a company visit tornbanner.com/careers.

Please send all applications, including resume, cover letter, and portfolios to: careers+[email protected]

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QA Lead

QA Lead

Torn Banner Studios are looking for a talented person to help us make Chivalry: Medieval Warfare 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original, and support it and future titles. Join our small independent studio of around 70 developers in Toronto and help build the future of our company.

As a QA Lead you’ll oversee the quality testing of our projects and the QA department. The ideal candidate is passionate about providing high-level direction, supporting a team of testers, and getting their hands dirty with day-to-day work. Leads at our studio have a big influence on the decisions not just within their department but across the whole game and we’re looking for someone who wants to take a major part in the future of our games and studio. 

As QA Lead you will help in the day-to-day management of the QA team.

The ideal candidate must have a keen interest in participating in the game development process, and an understanding and appreciation for problem solving and creating a polished product. This person would play a significant role in getting a high-quality game to the player by working collaboratively with the whole team to ensure the games quality.

They must be a team player, willing to help others identify problems and seek creative solutions.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Bonuses

Benefits & Perks

To see our team, our office and what we do as a company visit tornbanner.com/careers.

Please send all applications, including resume, cover letter, and portfolios to: careers+[email protected]

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Enjoy lunches with the team inside or outdoors on our patio
Summer retreats in cottage country
Catered lunches every 2nd Friday
The Torn Banner Team!
Annual Ski Club
Winter Retreats at Rice Lake
Biweekly game club
Wherever you look... armor and weapons!
Local games industry bar nights (image via Torontaru on Facebook)
Bloorcourt Village in downtown Toronto
Regular trips to events like PAX and GDC
Tons of local options for food and fun