Activision Blizzard is a major player in the interactive software industry. This company publishes a number of popular online, mobile and console games.
The company has a very impressive portfolio of video games, including Call of Duty (R), Candy Crush (R), Guitar Hero (R), and Tony Hawk. Spider-Man (TM), James Bond (TM), Shrek (R), and X-Men (TM) games are also released under the Activision Blizzard name. The company also has leading franchises, including the leading subscription-based multi-player online role-playing game on the planet, World of Warcraft (R).
The company provides a comprehensive benefits plan to employees, including the following:
The following are examples of the types of jobs that may be available at Activision Blizzard:
The company head office is located in Santa Monica, California, and Activision Blizzard also has operations in the following locations:
People who are interested in working at Activision Blizzard can apply for positions with this division, which provides shared services to Activision and Blizzard. Job seekers looking for positions in Accounting, Facilities, Finance, Human Resources, Legal, IT or Sales should apply to this organization.
Positions with Activision Blizzard and creative positions with Activision and Blizzard are posted online. Candidates who would like to be considered for an open position are invited to create an online profile and submitting their resume. People who would like to apply for more than one job opportunity are asked to submit a resume for each one they are interested in.
Once the resume has been submitted online, the job applicant will receive an e-mail acknowledging that it has been received and is in the company’s system. Resumes received are reviewed by a recruiter and may be forwarded to a hiring manager. Only those people who will be invited to come for an interview are contacted.
People who are applying for creative positions may be asked for samples or a demo reel along with their resume. Candidates who are invited to meet with a hiring manager for an interview may also be asked to provide a more detailed demo reel.