Entries in 'jobs' (194)

Samsung sales boss saw Jobs death as "best opportunity to attack iPhone"

Samsung sales boss saw Jobs death as "best opportunity to attack iPhone"

Documents unearthed as part of a US legal battle between Apple and Samsung have revealed the distasteful truth underpinning some corporate strategy.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 17th 2014 at 11:12AM in News
Jobs lost at Murdered: Soul Suspect developer Airtight

Jobs lost at Murdered: Soul Suspect developer Airtight

14 employees have lost their jobs at developer Airtight Games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 4th 2014 at 9:28AM in News
Microsoft Studios hit with layoffs

Microsoft Studios hit with layoffs

Although the numbers remain unspecified, Microsoft has let go some of its Studios developers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 3rd 2014 at 3:16PM in News
King lists 165 international job openings

King lists 165 international job openings

Candy Crush Saga developer King has listed 165 openings for its studios across the globe, as the company aims to expand its workforce by 25 per cent.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 7:49AM in News

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Sony cuts jobs at Evolution, Guerrilla and London studios

Sony cuts jobs at Evolution, Guerrilla and London studios

Layoffs have this morning affected staff across a number of SCE’s European studios.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 25th 2014 at 11:35AM in News
Jobs lost at Thief dev Eidos Montreal

Jobs lost at Thief dev Eidos Montreal

Eidos Montreal has let go of a significant number of development staff just one week after shipping its stealth action reboot Thief.

Aaron Lee
by Aaron Lee
on Mar 5th 2014 at 10:42AM in News
Layoffs at UK dev Eutechnyx

Layoffs at UK dev Eutechnyx

NASCAR and Ferrari Challenge developer Eutechnyx has been hit by a round of layoffs that has seen 12 employees lose their jobs.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Feb 18th 2014 at 3:35PM in News
Disney Interactive 'preparing to lay off several hundred' - report

Disney Interactive 'preparing to lay off several hundred' - report

‘Several’ hundred jobs are said to be at risk at Disney Interactive.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 4th 2014 at 2:45PM in News

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62 more Blockbuster stores to close and rentals suspended as end nears

62 more Blockbuster stores to close and rentals suspended as end nears

Administrators Moorfields Corporate Recovery has confirmed that another 62 Blockbuster stores are to close.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 5th 2013 at 10:45AM in News
Blockbuster cuts a quarter of workforce as suppliers face up to big losses

Blockbuster cuts a quarter of workforce as suppliers face up to big losses

Administrators Moorfields Corporate Recovery has confirmed that 72 of Blockbuster’s 264 stores are to close.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2013 at 9:52AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: EA reorganises exec team, top vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: EA reorganises exec team, top vacancies

In MCV's weekly round-up of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities, Electronic Arts reorganises its executive team and we take a look at the best positions available.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Oct 4th 2013 at 5:10PM in News
Capcom Europe to cut more than half its staff

Capcom Europe to cut more than half its staff

Capcom Europe is undergoing a major restructure following a difficult year.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 3rd 2013 at 12:13PM in News

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Dixons hiring 3,000 additional Xmas staff

Dixons hiring 3,000 additional Xmas staff

Dixons has created 3,000 temporary jobs for the lead up to Christmas in various roles across the UK.

by Laura Barnes
on Sep 30th 2013 at 1:12PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Wilson heads up EA, top vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: Wilson heads up EA, top vacancies

In MCV's weekly round-up of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities, Electronic Arts names it's new CEO and we look at the best positions available.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 27th 2013 at 5:00PM in News
Blackberry axing 4,500 jobs

Blackberry axing 4,500 jobs

A catastrophic loss of nearly $1bn has forced Blackberry – formerly RIM – to announce the axing of 4,500 jobs.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 23rd 2013 at 9:35AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Fargher to join Activision, latest vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: Fargher to join Activision, latest vacancies

In MCV's weekly round-up of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities, Jonathan Fargher is set to join Activision in October and we also look at the best positions available.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Sep 20th 2013 at 5:06PM in News

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Blitz Games Studios ceases trading after 23 years

Blitz Games Studios ceases trading after 23 years

175 jobs have today been lost following the sad news that UK development stalwart Blitz Games has ceased trading.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 12th 2013 at 11:23AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Dinsey departs, latest vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: Dinsey departs, latest vacancies

In MCV's weekly round-up of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities, Stuart Dinsey announces his departure and we look at the best positions available.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Sep 6th 2013 at 5:00PM in News
55 let go as part of Future restructuring

55 let go as part of Future restructuring

Future CEO Mark Wood has confirmed in an internal memo this morning that the company is to cut approximately 55 jobs.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 3rd 2013 at 11:33AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: IGN promotes Krupa, top vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: IGN promotes Krupa, top vacancies

In MCV's weekly round-up of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities, IGN names its new games editor and we look at the best positions available.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 30th 2013 at 5:00PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Grant heads up Skylanders, top vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: Grant heads up Skylanders, top vacancies

In MCV's weekly round-up of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities, Activision hires Ubisoft's Rachael Grant and we look at the best positions available.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 23rd 2013 at 5:00PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Xbox hires Williams, top vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: Xbox hires Williams, top vacancies

In MCV's weekly round-up of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities, Xbox UK hires a new product marketing manager and we look at the best positions available.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 9th 2013 at 5:00PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Ubi hires Cutland, top vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: Ubi hires Cutland, top vacancies

In MCV's weekly round-up of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities, Xbox's former PR returns to video games and we look at the best positions available.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 26th 2013 at 5:00PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: EA promotes Tomkins, top vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: EA promotes Tomkins, top vacancies

In MCV's weekly round-up of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities, Electronic Arts names its new marketing manager and we look at the best vacancies available.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 19th 2013 at 5:00PM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Multiplay hires Pinder, top vacancies

MCV Jobs Weekly: Multiplay hires Pinder, top vacancies

In MCV's weekly roundup of the latest personnel news and hottest job opportunities,

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 12th 2013 at 5:00PM in News