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Technical Artist – Unity

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 17:41

GamePoint is always on the lookout for passionate and talented people to join our team, people who share our vision, who can make a difference and raise the bar of excellence. When there’s an opening at GamePoint, we always look to fill it with the best. We’re currently looking for a motivated Unity UI technical artist to join our team!

Job Description:

  • A creative person with a passion for games who has worked in the gaming (or similar) industry
  • Create UI art assets. You will be given art, background, designs to layout/implement into your UI design.
  • Setup UI and game art in Unity, in the best, most optimal way (Game Objects, Prefabs, REUSABLE art assets/animations, etc.)
  • Optimize graphics and layout for our Unity programmer. Provide instructions as needed for the programmer, or create mockups.
  • Work in close collaboration with the team to understand artistic direction, gameplay intentions and technical capabilities.
  • Knows how to design effective, flexible UI for different resolutions.
  • Ability to mockup interfaces for typical mobile games.

Qualifications:

  • A creative person with a passion for games who has worked in the gaming (or similar) industry
  • Experienced in developing clean, responsive and performant games/applications
  • Knowledge of technical constraints, optimization and implementation
  • Advanced level of proficiency with the Unity game engine & strong knowledge in working with UGUI
  • Big sense of responsibility, commitment and flexibility
  • Be able to prototype, test and implement new features quickly
  • Have a high sense of quality and polish
  • Successfully worked on at least one shipped mobile game
  • Proactive in learning and developing your skills to the next level
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills in English

A portfolio demonstrating all aspects of your skills is required.

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience working in an agile project environment.
  • Affinity with casual games.
  • Knowledge of and an interest in usability and freemium best-practices.
  • Experience in user interface design on multiple platforms.
  • Proficiency in building apps for touch and experience implementing smooth and responsive movement and animations.
  • Knowledge of animation, particle systems in Unity and familiarity with animating 2D assets.

About GamePoint:

GamePoint is one of the world’s leading social and mobile game developers. GamePoint aims to entertain a worldwide audience with its real time multiplayer social games. By providing social features in our games and extensive community support, GamePoint builds on long term relationships with their users.

Company benefits:

We offer a competitive package packed with pension benefits, a lunch arrangement and a fun and casual work environment with a game room, frequent team building events and much more!

Are you the one we’re looking for? Send your resume and motivation letter to [email protected]

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Technical Artist – Unity Developer

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 15:55

GamePoint is one of the world’s leading social and mobile game developers. GamePoint aims to entertain a worldwide audience with its real time multiplayer social games. Providing social features in our games and extensive community support GamePoint builds on long term relationships with their users.

Our Bingo Product Team is looking for a Technical Artist! You will be responsible for the connection between design and code which need to be combined in such way, that they work seamlessly together!

You develop in such way that it is compatible to multiple mobile platforms and WebGL.

You are going to work on Front-end design, coding, test and implementation of the front-end of our application. You will focus on the technical part but also with solving problems on areas like usability and experience. The main languages we use are Tween , C# and Javascript.

Capabilities : 

  • Develop from prototype to production stages.
  • Participate in code reviews.
  • Work closely with the design teams.
  • Come up with elegant and efficient solutions when facing game development issues.
  • Be wary of performance and network issues that happen in real-life environments.
  • Advance knowledge of designing User experiences in games
  • Experience in rich UI frameworks in UGUI
  • Experience with cross platform Mobile development

We are looking for somebody who is flexible, customer focused, cooperative, analytical, motivated for having results and has a lot of energy

Company Benefits:

We offer a competitive compensation package. Benefits include a pension and vacation pay. Our office environment is friendly and casual and located next to the beach! We have fresh lunch every day and after work drinks every now and then!

To Apply for a Position:
Are you interested, please email your resume and motivation to [email protected]

 

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Customer Support Enigineer (Spanish)

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 12:17

Currently we are looking for a highly motivated Spanish speaking CUSTOMER SUPPORT ENGINEER to join our team in The Hague, The Netherlands.

Job Description:
As a Spanish Customer Support Engineer you are part of our international Support Team that deals with the Spanish speaking community. You will answer a wide range of customer inquiries about GamePoint, our games and community-related matters and thus helping to improve our customers’ satisfaction. The Customer Support Engineer is active in our chats, answers the phone and takes care of incoming Support tickets by mail and through various Social Networks.

We expect you to:

  • Processing incoming support tickets in the Helpdesk
  • Actively engaging with players in the Chat and keeping it a friendly environment
  • Commenting on support inquiries on Social Media
  • Supporting the volunteers in their daily activities
  • Providing Web Care support
  • Reporting on top complaints and suggestions

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications or a related field or equivalent work experience
  • Native Spanish speaker
  • A high level of empathy and strong customer focus
  • Genuine team player with good people skills and a hands-on attitude
  • The ability to handle complaints in difficult and busy situations and stay positive at all times!

About GamePoint:
GamePoint is one of the world’s leading social and mobile game developers. GamePoint aims to entertain a worldwide audience with its real time multiplayer social games. By providing social features in our games and extensive community support, GamePoint builds on long term relationships with their users.

Company benefits:
We offer a competitive package packed with benefits, lunch arrangement and lots of more fun and perks. A fun and casual work environment with competitive compensation.Are you the one we’re looking for? Send your resume and motivation letter to [email protected] (Acquisition on this vacancy is not appreciated)

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Dutch game developer GamePoint acquires Israeli company Luck Genome

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 14:55

GamePoint strengthens position in social casino games    

The Hague, April 24, 2017

The successful Dutch game developer GamePoint has acquired the Israeli company Luck Genome, says Amon Endt, CEO of GamePoint. GamePoint, founded in 1998, has a global presence in multiplayer social games and is well known for GamePoint Bingo and GamePoint RoyalDice. Luck Genome, based in Tel Aviv, is the company behind the successful game ‘Slots Craze’, playable on Facebook, Android and iOS. The acquisition demonstrates GamePoint’s ambition to further develop within the social casino games market in the coming years. With ‘Slots Craze’, GamePoint extends its influence and portfolio, both on web and mobile platforms, and takes a big step in the mobile games market. Luck Genome will continue from its existing Tel Aviv headquarters which will now also function as GamePoint’s new foothold in Israel. For more information, see www.gamepoint.net.

“We added a strong and motivated team of specialists with valuable knowledge in the industry. This knowhow and the knowledge of the product gives us a head start in the current, fast changing world of social casino games, with which we can further strengthen our market position,” says Amon Endt, CEO of GamePoint.

Worldwide growth market

Slots games are digital versions of the well-known casino machines and have become immensely popular. The worldwide market for these games is huge and rapidly growing, with the biggest growth expected on mobile. More and more players leave traditional PC and console gaming and move to mobile devices to play games.

“The online social casino industry is constantly moving and rapidly growing, mainly on mobile. With this expansion, we take a big step in our ambition to grow in social casino games,” says Endt.

Multiplayer social games

GamePoint is a strong player in the multiplayer social games market. It excels in games which are played by multiple players at the same time and include social features, like a chat functionality, which players can use to chat with each other. Becoming friends with other players in these games is rewarded with, for example, in-game currency.

“The Social Casino market is in a tremendous growth momentum, and joining GamePoint, which is a significant player in this field, is expected to help us in our global expansion efforts and the realization of our potential,” says Guy Ezra, founder and CEO of Luck Genome. “In the past two years we have achieved stability, growth and profitability by optimizing the product. In order to achieve our ambitious goals, we need a strong global partner – like GamePoint. GamePoint is a natural match to Luck Genome that complements each other. GamePoint is an amazing company with an impressive history, outstanding performance and an excellent organizational culture and team. We are excited to embark on a common path and achieve our goals.”

About GamePoint

GamePoint B.V., founded in 1998, is a worldwide leader in real-time multiplayer gaming, well known for GamePoint Bingo and GamePoint RoyalDice. GamePoint’s strength is in fostering a strong and close community of players. In 2001, it launched Spelpunt.nl, a website gathering multiple social games. After the success of Spelpunt, the first game, Bingo, was launched in 2004, using virtual currency. For more information, visit www.gamepoint.net.

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