Game Production Intern - Summer 2018 in Burbank

Game Production Intern - Summer 2018
Time Warner Inc.
Burbank CA USA

Job Details

Updated on 2018-06-18
Game Production Intern – Summer 2018 Warner Bros. Entertainment Group WB Interactive Entertainment Games – Development & Publishing Game Development/Publishing
Internship/Trainee
United States - California - Burbank 163336BR Intern Warner Bros. has been entertaining audiences for more than 90 years through the world’s most-loved characters and franchises. Warner Bros. employs people all over the world in a wide variety of disciplines. We're always on the lookout for energetic, creative people to join our team. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment is a leading worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all platforms, including console, handheld, mobile and PC-based gaming for both internal and third-party game titles. WB Games studios include TT Games, Rocksteady Studios, Turbine, NetherRealm Studios, Monolith Productions, WB Games Montreal and WB Games San Francisco. Our internship program is designed to provide an opportunity to gain knowledge of and exposure to a working studio environment. The Company makes a special effort to provide the support and training needed to prepare interns to succeed in real-time projects and assignments. 
 
Summer 2018 Internships start in June 2018 and are generally 10 weeks long. To be eligible to participate in our internship program, applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • Must be enrolled in pursuit of a degree at an accredited college or university during the entire 10 weeks of the internship.
  • Must be available to intern full-time in Burbank, CA from Mondays to Fridays from June 2018 through August 2018.
  • Must be in good academic standing.
  • Must be able to provide own relocation, housing and transportation.
  • Must be able to provide copy of unofficial transcript and letter of recommendation. 
 
What part will you play?

The WBIE Production Summer Intern will have the opportunity to learn about the way a game publisher operates and functions by working closely with Producers and other staff within the Production group.
 
WBIE is currently involved in a variety of projects, ranging from original IP to casual games and from core games to well-known franchises and produces games on all platforms (console, digital, mobile). All of this would provide for a well-rounded experience at an exciting game publishing studio making its mark on the industry.
 
  • Research market competitiveness (e.g. feature set) and perform testing for upcoming titles.
  • Participate in process meetings, marketing meetings, and gameplay focus group sessions as needed.
  • Sift through documentation to find through-lines from various sources (outside reviewer reports, internal reports, usability, etc).
  • Assist in setting up demos on a variety of different hardware.
  • General playthroughs of all games, including write-ups on positives and negatives.
 
What do we require from you?
 
  • Pursuit of a college degree in Computer Science, Game Development, Design or related major.
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office required.
  • Knowledge of the latest popular single and multiplayer titles preferred.
  • Knowledge of videogame industry preferred.
  • Passion for videogames.
The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran's status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation, gender identity or any other category protected by law.
Game Production Intern - Summer 2018
Time Warner Inc.
Burbank CA USA