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Archive for April, 2007

BoomZaps You!

Posted by mmugdc on April 18, 2007

Game Programmer

PROGRAMMER – PC CASUAL GAMES
We need sharp and innovative programmers to build our upcoming titles, working with the highly advanced “Sliepner” game engine. This is a full time exclusive contract position working on fully funded AAA casual games.

Responsibilities:
All aspects of casual game programming, including:
– UI and Interface
– Gameplay
– Special Effects
– Online and community
– Editors and tools
– Directly involved in game design for all products

Requirements
– A deep and genuine interest in casual games
– Highly developed C++ skills an absolute must
– PHP and other database programming very helpful
– Strong problem solving skills
– Basic MS Office skills, especially MS Excel
– Ability to work at home in a “virtual studio” environment

Education Requirements
– University degree in CS highly preferred
– Programming and scripting language experience highly regarded

WEB DEVELOPER
We need a contract developer to be our “go to person” for developing and maintaining the Boomzap websites. This is a work from home flat-rate contract position.

Responsibilities:
– Rebuilding and maintaining the Boomzap web presence
– Optimizing the site and integrating marketing tools

Requirements
– PHP and backend database coding
– Photoshop and Graphic design skills
– E-commerce and marketing skills
– An interest in casual or indie games a definite plus
– Ability to work at home in a “virtual studio” environment

Education Requirements
– Professional training in web development and/or graphic design

GAME DESIGNER _ CASUAL GAMES

We need creative and dedicated casual game designers to imagine, build, and test innovative gameplay for our upcoming titles. This is a full time exclusive contract position working on fully funded AAA casual games.

Responsibilities:
– Designing and testing casual games
– Developing new casual gameplay mechanics
– Balancing gameplay through level design and scripting

Requirements:
– A deep and genuine interest in casual games
– Game design and/or testing experience
– Strong problem solving skills
– Basic MS Office skills
– Highly Advanced MS Excel skills
– Ability to work at home in a “virtual studio” environment

Education Requirements
– University degree preferred, but not required.
– Programming and scripting language experience highly regarded
– Foreign language skills, particularly Japanese, Chinese, and Korean a huge plus

We are accepting candidates from anywhere in the world. These are work from home positions – we do not relocating staff. Boomzap is an equal opportunity employer.

So..
Go play our games at www.boomzap.com
and contact us at resumes (at) boomzap.com if you’re interested!

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LAN Game 07 – Day 1

Posted by mmugdc on April 13, 2007

The DOTA round 1 part 1 results are here!

Game 1
EUL vs MKVL-ROA – EUL walkover

Game 2
Low Profile vs makan budak – makan budak wins

Game 3
CinCai vs CARE – CARE wins

Game 4
FroZen vs [mmu][ftw] – FroZen wins

Game 5
dds vs Challenger – dds wins

Game 6
Eternal vs surfzone – Eternal wins

Again, we thank our working committees and the sponsors.

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