Benefits

Working at East Side Games is a fun, rewarding experience. Our studio culture is built around hiring the best people to craft quirky games for a highly engaged and very vocal fan base. Everyone who works here keeps a sharp eye on industry trends, and strives to make hit games to be proud of. No matter what your role is in making our games, your contribution counts. You will learn a lot about the business and being entrepreneurial, plus working in smaller teams means everyone has a greater sense of ownership. Check out some of the other perks that come with the job:

Benefits for Full-Time Employees

  • 3 Weeks of vacation
  • 7 PTO days
  • 2 Conference days
  • 1 Volunteer day
  • 1 Anniversary day
  • Extended health benefits: health, dental, vision and more
  • Health & Lifestyle Spending Accounts (HSA & LSA): top-up your extended health benefits (HSA) or use this catch-all spending account (LSA) toward things like transit passes, gym memberships, child care services, and more!
  • Time off & compensation for new additions to the family: 15 week 100% salary top-up for maternity-leave & 8 week 100% top-up for parental-leave
  • Career development credit: $1,000 per year to use toward your own growth & learning

Studio Resources & Activities

  • Library, game and reference materials
  • Check out a Switch or a retro console
  • Vancouver Canucks tickets & special events with the Canucks
  • Lift tickets to our local mountain – Cypress!
  • Activities and team events: sword fighting, summer BBQ, holiday parties
  • Game┬áJams! Prototyping rapid and social games!
  • Weekly lunch & learn: catered lunch and epic presentations
  • Team breakfasts and coffee card for one-on-one meetings
  • Outreach and sponsorship for local events and schools
  • Networking and training with technology partners & friends
  • Giving back through social causes we support

Other Cool Stuff

  • Decent coffee!
  • Company swag that you actually want to wear in public
  • Monthly Facebook, App store or Play store research credits
  • Access to big name industry events & conferences
  • Referral bonuses for finding awesome candidates