Who We Are
Founded in 2005, 2K Games is a global video game company, publishing titles developed by some of the most influential game development studios in the world. Our studios are responsible for developing 2K’s portfolio of world-class games across multiple platforms. Include Visual Concepts, Firaxis, Hangar 13, CatDaddy, Cloud Chamber, and HB Studios. Our portfolio of titles is expanding due to our global strategic plan, building, and acquiring exciting studios whose content continues to inspire all of us! 2K publishes titles in today’s most popular gaming genres, including sports, shooters, action, role-playing, strategy, casual, and family entertainment.
Our team of engineers, marketers, artists, writers, data scientists, producers, problem solvers, and doers, are the professional publishing stewards of our growing library of critically acclaimed franchises such as NBA 2K, BioShock, Borderlands, Mafia, Sid Meier’s Civilization, Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands, WWE 2K, and XCOM.
At 2K, we pride ourselves on creating an inclusive work environment, which means encouraging our teams to Come as You Are and do your best work! We are dedicated to diversity and inclusion and want our community of candidates to reflect this commitment. We encourage all qualified applicants to explore our global positions.
2K is headquartered in Novato, California and is a wholly owned label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO).
About Our Internships
2K’s summer internships are paid internship opportunities, 10 weeks long, focused on both functional and professional growth. Internships include weekly learning sessions with senior leadership, networking opportunities, and fun and engaging projects that have real-world impact.
2K’s summer internship program runs June through August at our 2K Publishing HQ in Novato, California. The internship program is open to all U.S residents who are students at the time of internship. The pace is fast, the atmosphere is fun, and we’ll push and challenge you to learn and grow beyond anything you’d expect. It’s truly a unique and rewarding experience.
What We Need
Making a video game is hard and Producers are the coxswains that help keep teams rowing in the same direction. We help the people who make great games stay focused on making games – we tank everything else.
As an intern working with the Production team you will get the opportunity to learn and practice the core skills and responsibilities of a full-time Producer. Taking notes, coordinating feedback, tracking bugs, and evaluating work-in-progress builds are just a small sample of the types of things Producers do every day. Under the mentorship of a full-time Producer, we’ll work with you to help you build and level-up your production skillset!
What You Will Do
- Learn and practice the various job responsibilities of a Producer
- Help us track in-progress tasks, bugs, documentation, and milestones
- Play in-progress builds and help us figure out what’s working and what’s not
- Analyze/report issues and keep managers informed on the status of assigned tasks and escalate problems as needed
- We know issues come up. The sooner we identify them, the sooner we spot them the sooner we can fix them
- Keep up-to-date on trends in the game industry and entertainment industry
What Will Make You a Great Fit
- An in-progress college degree or equivalent work experience
- A passion for playing and analyzing PC/Console games
- A love of enabling other people to do their best work
- Ability to work independently, managing multiple priorities and tight timelines
- Experience working with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Project preferred, Google Suite, or iWork
- BONUS POINTS if you have experience using Jira
As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to ensuring that qualified individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform their essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us if you need a reasonable accommodation.
The pay for this position in California at the start of employment is expected to be $25 per hour. However, base pay offered is based on market location, and may vary further depending on individualized factors for job candidates, such as job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and other objective business considerations. If hired, employee will be in an 'at-will position' and the company reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation or benefit program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, company or individual department/team performance, and market factors.
Please note that 2K Games and its studios never use instant messaging apps or personal email accounts to contact prospective employees or conduct interviews and when emailing, only use 2K.com accounts.
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