Blizzard Entertainment

Live and Breathe Games? Join us!

If you dream about making games, you’re in good company. We’re looking for talented, passionate people with all sorts of skills to join the ranks here at Blizzard. Engineers, artists, designers, and more - from summer internships and exclusive new grad roles to professional full time positions, check out jobs.blizzard.com to see our most current opportunities!

We're Hiring!

We are actively recruiting for key positions spanning a variety of skill levels across our game development, Battle.net, and Business Operations teams. Visit our job board to view all our current openings.

SOFTWARE ENGINEERS
Software Development (.NET, C++, Java, Front-End) | Mobile | Systems / Database | Server | Security

ARTISTS
3D Environment | 3D Character | FX | Dungoeon Texture | Prop | Storyboard | Concept | User Interface

DESIGNERS
Battle.net | Game | User Interface | User Experience | Game Systems


Of course, keeping millions entertained takes a global team as dedicated and passionate as our players are with our games. With over 4,000 employees worldwide, Blizzard has offices around the globe. For an in-depth look at our various locations, visit our careers site at jobs.blizzard.com.

Students and New Grads!

Students, recent grads, and those looking to break into gaming, chances are Blizzard's University Relations team has the program for you.

The Internship Program gives students the opportunity to work directly with development teams and business operations departments to gain hands-on experience. For 12 paid weeks every summer, interns embed themselves with our teams to learn, collaborate, and contribute to the intensity and fun of making games. For more information, visit our University Relations page on Blizzard.com.

New Grad Program - Graduating and looking for a chance to put your degree to immediate use? You're in luck - our UR team partners with various groups within Blizzard to create entry level roles exclusively for graduating seniors. Check out our job board (jobs.blizzard.com) under "New Grad Opportunities" - note that these roles fill quickly and new opportunities are going up all the time, so keep checking back if you don't find a match right away!

On Blizzard Culture...

By nature, Blizzard culture is constantly evolving. It reflects the collective values, beliefs, passion, and philosophies of our employees. We’re committed to the exploration of creativity, to understanding that true success is a collaborative effort, and to embracing the challenge of making epic entertainment experiences a reality. Frank Pearce (Chief Development Officer) recently reflected on this evolution from his unique perspective as company co-founder…

Employee Perks & Benefits

Work / Life Balance
Campus Facilities
Fitness Center and Locker Rooms
Basketball and Sand Volleyball Courts
Blizzard Theater and Museum
Adjacent Running and Bicycle Trail System
On-site Car Wash Service
Team Lounges and Gaming Areas
Blizzard’s Boars Nest Café
Healthy Eats - Subsidized Eats, Brewed Starbucks Coffee, FroYo Station, Salad Bar & More

Onsite Classes and Programs
Blizzard’s Annual 5K and 10K Runs
On-site Boot Camp, SuperXFit and Muay-Thai Classes
On-site Yoga and Running Program
Smoking Cessation Courses, Weight Watchers Access
Wellness Incentive Program — Blizzard Subsidized Programs
Rideshare Program — $$ to All Eligible Participants

Wellness for the Body
Pets on Campus — Bring Your Best Friend to Work
Ships Counselor — Free Onsite EAP Counselor
FitBit Healthy Incentive Program — Earn $$ While You Step
Active Ergonomics Program — Standing Desks and more
On-site Massages and Chiropractor
On-site Mobile Salon Service

Wellness for the Mind
Education Tuition Reimbursement Program — $$ Expand Your Career
Headhunter Employee Referral Program — $$ for Employee Referrals
Blizzard Academy — Product dev-focused skills training (Maya, Drawing, etc.)
Learn and Grow Program — Professional skills and training for all career levels
Lunch-n-Learn Series — Various topics presented in the Blizzard Theater
Note: Some programs and classes are employee paid.

Games & Campus Events
Games & Loot
Free World of Warcraft Subscription and Digital Add-Ons
Free Collectors, Standard, and Digital Editions of all Blizzard Games
$500 in annual Battle.net Codes to Spend on Games, BlizzCon, Swag and more
Free and Discounted Activision Games — Destiny, Call of Duty, Skylanders, etc
Early Access/Beta to all Activision Blizzard Titles
Tons of Swag and Loot

Campus Events
BlizzCon — free employee access and discounted tickets for friends and family
Show-N-Tell Events — sneak peek into all our games and projects
Game Launch Celebrations — champagne toasts and BBQs
Summer Fest — annual company picnic
Food Truck Rush — monthly foodie’s delight
Circle of Honor Service Awards — steins, swords, shields, rings, and helms (oh my!)
Game Franchise Parties — celebrating game launches and milestones
Campus Holiday Events — special events, like our Halloween costume contest and friends & family campus trick or treat
Annual Holiday Party — epic in every way you can imagine...seriously

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About Blizzard Entertainment

Blizzard Entertainment® is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software. After establishing the Blizzard Entertainment label in 1994, the company quickly became one of the most popular and well-respected makers of computer games. By focusing on creating well-designed, highly enjoyable entertainment experiences, Blizzard Entertainment – more... 

  • A 15 foot Gorehowl sits right outside the campus museum in the main lobby!
  • In many ways the employee library is the heart and soul of the Irvine campus.
  • Conference room in Blizzard's awesome Cork office
  • Bronze orc statue guards the courtyard at Blizzard headquarters.
Claimed Profile
Headquarters
Irvine, California with regional offices around the globe.
Revenue
$1B to $5B (USD)
Employees
1,001 to 5,000
Industry
Links
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