Finding Work Resources Page

In the tabs below you’ll find job hunting resources and articles about how to find work.

Below you’ll find a collection of articles from around the web which offer advice about how to find work in our industry.

How to get a gig as a game music composer

Finding a game industry job – networking and adding value

How did you get your first job? : GameAudio

The Business of Freelance Sound Design — Boom Box Post

Will Morton’s Blog – Make Some Noise! Getting a Job Creating Sound and Music for Videogames.

GameSoundCon Video Game Music and Sound Design Conference | How to Land that Game Sound Design Job

Corey Warning’s Blog – How We Chose Our Sound Designer

Aaron Brown Sound » How to break into the professional audio industry – Find and keep your first video game jobs and recording studio jobs.

8 Awful Marketing Ideas for Composers & Electronic Musicians

51 Marketing Ideas for Film Music Composers – SCOREcastOnline.com

How to Target the Right Gigs for You – Video Game Music Academy

Opinion: Joining Team Audio

You need that job: opportunities in Music industry come from online networks

9 Steps To Getting A Job In The Music Business

A Player’s Guide to the Games Industry

42 Pro Tips for Leveling Up

John Ottman: Breaking In

Tips for Being a Successful Game Audio Creator | HOLT, LABARTHE, THOMAS, ROBINSON, WALZ

The More You Dig Deeper Into The Industry, The More You Realise That You Were Miles Away In The Beginning | Estelle Tigani

Mike O.K.: Earning A Living With Game Audio

Designing Sound Discussion Group: SFX and Freelancing in Game Audio

Why do musicians always feel disappointed about their career?

4 Tips For Getting Into Game Music

Game music jobs and game sound design jobs

How to be a video game music composer

Game Audio 101 – Learn about Music, Sound and Game Audio

How to Break Into the Game Industry Part 2: Art and Sound, or, how to make Subjectivity work for you.

PAX East 2013 Game Audio Panel [LIVE PRESENTATION] by Akash Thakkar

How to Get Your First Job Composing for Video Games

A Big Jumbled Blog About Joining Team Audio

Ask The Headhunter: The Four Best (Not Easiest!) Ways to Land a Job | The Business Desk with Paul Solman

Game Audio: Getting in

Getting your first gig in the world of game audio « Samuel Justice – sound design for games and interactive media

How to Break into Game Audio

Getting Your Music Placed In Video Games | Diy Music Biz | Do It Yourself Music Business

Below you’ll find a list of leading video game industry web sites and their corresponding job boards:

GameAudio101 Jobs

GamesIndustry Biz Sound/Music Jobs

Gamasutra

Game Audio Job Feed on Twitter

GameJobHunter Blog

DevBrada Game Job Listings

 

 

 

Below you’ll find various game developers and their related help wanted pages.  Many composer jobs are not listed on these sites, unlike sound designer and audio director positions.

2K

Activision

Bethesda Studios

Bioware

Blizzard Entertainment

Bungie

Capcom

Disney Interactive

Electronic Arts

Epic Games

GameLoft

Glu

Infinity Ward

Kabam

Konami

LeapFrog

Bandai Namco

Microsoft Studios

Naughty Dog

Popcap

Rockstar

Rovio

Square Enix

TellTale Games

Tencent

Ubisoft

Valve

Warner Bros.

Zynga

Here is an excellent site to show the game developers and publishers in your city:

GameDevMap