Monthly Archives: September 2019

John Watson Interview

By |September 10th, 2019|

We recently asked our Technical Director and Co-Founder of Stoic, John Watson how he got into the business of making video games and what keeps him motivated in this incredibly competitive field.
What attracted you to the game development industry?
I love the feeling of creating an imaginary place that you can share with other people.
What are some previous game titles or studio names you’ve worked with?
I started out by creating a text-based MUD called TempusMUD. It was very popular and active, and we had lots of volunteer help building it. I handed it off entirely [...]

Job: HR Recruiting Manager

By |September 2nd, 2019|

HR Recruiting Manager
Our team at Stoic, 4-time BAFTA nominated indie video game company, is seeking a Human Resources Recruiting Manager to join us in bustling downtown Seattle.

You will foster the culture and professional health of our growing, cross-disciplinary team of 17, joining diverse creatives including Artists, Programmers, Designers, Producers, and others.

Daily, you will communicate with the team and support its wellbeing.  You will be the expert resource concerning benefits and policy questions.  You will remotely manage our Austin, TX office and occasionally travel there.  You will develop strategies and implementation for the cultural and professional growth of the [...]