Career Opportunities

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Job Openings

Come on, we make games – what else do you need to know? We work on diverse projects across 2D, 3D, and Game Dev divisions, including development of our own titles. If you’re ready to create amazing gaming experiences, join us now!

 


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Careers

3D Unity Artist

Location: Manila, Philippines
Requirements:
  • Knows the basic technical requirements working in UNITY.
  • Updated on the latest rendering pipelines in UNITY. (URP, HDRP)
  • Must have an experience of a 3D artist with a good understanding of PBR workflow and stylized workflow.
  • Able to understand and optimize lightmap baking and other visual enhancements needed for the project.
  • Highly dependable on any issues.
  • Understanding Simple shader creations in unity and other technical visual capabilities
  • Team player.
Responsibilities:
  • Ensure each asset is presented as intended in terms of quality within the engine.
  • Importing assets properly to UNITY engine.
  • Assist Leads on creating documentations for the team.
  • Contribute and maintain a creative vision during all stages of the creation process.
  • Addresses revisions and deliverables in a timely and responsive manner.
  • Regularly review, verify and update the status of your assigned tasks and workload.
  • Collaborate and participate in any necessary meetings, team or activities related to the project assigned.
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection.
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions.
Bonus Points
  • Knowledge of SVN programs. (SOURCE TREE, TORTOISE, PERFORCE)
  • Knows how to use Unreal as well on a production level.
Experience:
  • At least 3 to 5 years of professional experience.

3D Environment Artist

Location: Manila, Philippines and Madrid, Spain
Requirements:
  • Experience in 3D modeling and Latest Workflows (pbr and stylized)
  • Very good communication skills
  • Team player, Proactive
  • Creative with high standards
  • Easily adaptable, able to fast learn technical constraints of platforms, engines and software
  • Responsible and resourceful
  • Efficient and hardworking
Responsibilities:
  • Create Environments in tight collaboration with Level Designers and Project lead.
  • Create 3D assets and textures in line with the projects artistic and technical direction.
  • Integrate assets and textures produced in the game engine.
  • Verify the quality of your work once imported into the game, and make improvements necessary.
  • Use artistic references to improve the visuals.
  • Respond to and implement changes according to the received feedback.
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection.
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions.
Bonus Points:
  • Previous experience working in the gaming industry.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Knowledge of other 3D engines is a plus.
Experience:
  • At least 3 to 5 years of professional experience.

Motion Graphics Animator

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • Conceptualize, animate and edit 2D art assets for creative video for games and marketing.
  • Create visual effects for in-game scenes and character animations.
  • Collaborate with the 2D art team and animators.
Qualifications:
  • At least 1 year of professional experience.
  • Proficient in After Effects for motion graphic, visual effects, compositing and editing.
  • Excellent grasp of character puppet animation.
  • Good troubleshooting skills.
  • Has a good eye for detail.
  • Mid to high level of proficiency in Photoshop.
  • Team player.
  • Work-from-Home Requirements:
    • Stable Internet Connection.
    • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions.
    Bonus Points
    • Storyboarding skills.
    • Has great communication and storytelling skills.
    • Embraces the gaming culture and is aware of current industry trends.

Game Producer

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • Be the driving force behind product development. Guide teams composed of programmers, designers, artists and testers to complete projects on time and within budget.
  • Lead competitive business development proposals. Carefully evaluate project requests and work with a team to develop solutions that address client requirements.
  • Create realistic production timelines and milestones. Collaborate with department leads/managers in setting expectations.
  • Convey a clear product vision to the entire team to make sure everyone is working towards a unified goal.
  • Monitor day-to-day production progress and effectively communicate deadlines and deliverables to the team.
  • Coordinate healthy communication within the team and with partners.
  • Establish and maintain a positive, creative, and team-focused environment.
  • Facilitate meetings to discuss status, sort out issues and share information. Compile meeting notes and ensure completion of action items.
  • Identify, communicate and help resolve issues that prevent production goals from being achieved.
  • Communicate frequently with partners and stakeholders on production status, risks, and opportunities.
  • Responsible for product quality. Make sure deliverables comply with high quality requirements.
  • Work with minimal supervision and maintain reasonable judgment.
  • Constantly evaluate and iterate production and development processes to improve workflow.
Qualifications:
  • At least 1 year experience in a project management role or at least 1 year experience in game production.
  • Growing knowledge of game development, and eagerness to learn.
  • Good understanding of project planning and scheduling, progress tracking and resource allocation.
  • Experience in leading or handling teams and collaborating with external partners
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Able to present ideas with confidence and clarity.
  • Detail oriented and organized.
  • Self-motivated and has the ability to motivate others
  • Great interpersonal skills and empathy for highly creative teams
  • Genuine passion and enthusiasm for games. Has good knowledge of the games industry.
  • Proficient in Google/MS Office Suite
  • Multi-tasking. Ability to juggle many tasks at once.
Nice to Have Skills
  • Experience with Agile production
  • Experience with project management software (JIRA, etc.)
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions

Game Designer

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • Conduct efficient research and evaluation, and understand technical constraints and impact of designs.
  • Create clear and concise proposals or pitches, guides, documentation, screen flows, and wireframes of game features, systems, UI, to levels.
  • Properly and efficiently communicate and present designs to internal project teams and external partners and clients.
  • Assist in ensuring the game quality, project progress, and user experience through various testing methods, such as usability testing and playtesting.
  • Develop engaging designs and gameplay aligned to set goals of the project or product, and within production constraints.
  • Implement designs using in-house tools and plug-ins and create prototypes of designs.
  • Assist in the development of design processes and best practices.
Requirements:
  • Mental agility and adaptability in problem solving and to understand and adapt to the ever-changing game industry landscape.
  • Enthusiasm and clear-cut passion for playing, developing games and player experience.
  • Strong communication skills-- in listening, providing and receiving feedback, and articulating thoughts and ideas.
  • Proficient in written and verbal English.
  • A team player; able to work collaboratively across various disciplines.
  • Proficient in using word processing and spreadsheet tools, with working knowledge in using wireframing and graphic editing tools.
  • At least over a year of industry experience as a game designer or any role in the game industry.
Bonus Points:
  • Having shipped titles is a plus
  • Knowledge of the gaming market
  • Ability to analyze game analytics data
  • Game programming or art background
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions

Backend Engineer

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • Maintain familiarity with the assigned project’s design
  • Study and learn any technology required as prerequisites for the assigned project
  • Architect code, tools and any other solutions to bring the project from design to reality
  • Write technical documentation according to company standards
  • Maintain collaborative relations with Design, Art, Audio, QA and any other Game Development discipline teams.
Requirements:
  • Fast learner and able to adapt to different coding environments
  • Excellent grasp of different programming paradigms for games
  • Embraces the gaming culture and aware of current industry trends
  • Strong interpersonal skill and able to communicate technical information both written and verbal
  • Strong understanding of API design, serverless computing
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Practical experience in Bash and/or Shell Scripting
  • Familiar with data-modelling and DBMS development practices
Bonus Points:
  • Practical experience in Javascript
  • Familiar with containerization & orchestration
  • Familiar with the use of Cloud Infrastructure Services
  • Familiar with CI/CD and Unit Testing
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions

Game Programmer

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • Maintain familiarity with the assigned project’s design
  • Study and learn any technology required as prerequisites for the assigned project
  • Architect code, tools and any other solutions to bring the project from design to reality
  • Write code that adheres to a project’s set architecture and company standards within schedule
  • Write technical documentation according to company standards
  • Maintain collaborative relations with Design, Art, Audio, QA and any other Game Development discipline teams
Requirements:
  • Fast learner and able to adapt to different coding environments
  • Excellent grasp of different programming paradigms for games
  • Embraces the gaming culture and aware of current industry trends
  • Strong interpersonal skill and able to communicate technical information both written and verbal
  • Strong knowledge of C++ and C#
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Strong Math skills
  • Practical experience with different game engines and frameworks such as Unity and Unreal
Bonus Points:
  • iOS/Android development experience
  • XR development experience
  • Degree in Computer Science/Game Development/Math or related field
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions

Sound Designer

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • Creation of sound effects, music, any audio assets for games to specification, utilizing existing pre-recorded material or composing from ground up for games.
  • Creating and keeping necessary audio documentation and trackers up-to-date.
  • Conceptualize sound direction for game projects and marketing (ie. video).
  • Develop sound systems for games.
  • Conduct recording sessions for voice overs, or field recording for new sounds as needed. Handle recording clean-up and editing.
  • Implementation of audio asset into the game through middleware (such as Wwise) or other tools and software.
  • Test implement audio assets to ensure playback and quality is at standard and as intended, and check for further areas of improvement.
  • Creating and mixing audio material for marketing
  • Contribute to the overall process improvement of the sound design pipeline
Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with game audio middleware likeWwise or FMod, or native systems for implementation.
  • At least over a year of industry experience as a sound designer, whether in games or in a related field.
  • A team player; able to work collaboratively across various disciplines.
  • Enthusiasm and clear-cut passion for playing, developing games and player experience.
  • Able to work independently with strong self-management, organization, and problem solving skills.
  • Solid sound design/sound asset creation skills and understanding of music and sound theories..
  • Experienced in using digital audio workstations.
Bonus Points:
  • Having shipped titles
  • Familiarity with Unreal Engine 4 or Unity
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions

VFX Programmer

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • Produce high quality and optimized real-time VFX for games.
  • Solve technical problems from an artist’s point of view.
  • Work in collaboration with fellow programmers and artists.
  • Explore new technologies and techniques.
Qualifications:
  • Good understanding of shader techniques for VFX.
  • Ability to create optimized in-game VFX.
  • Strong math skills.
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent working knowledge with image editing tools like Photoshop, 3D modelling software like Maya and game engines such as Unity and Unreal Engine 4.
  • Knowledge in color theory.
  • A good eye for detail.
  • Fast learner and able to adapt to different technologies.
  • Must be a team player and can work with other departments.
  • Strong interpersonal skill and able to communicate technical information both written and verbal.
Bonus Points:
  • Programming experience
  • Knowledge with Embergen, Houdini and related simulation softwares
  • Knowledge with Substance Designer
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions

QAUX Analyst

Fresh grads are welcome to apply!

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • Finds defects or bugs by exploring, observing and stressing the game to its limits.
  • Checks if a specific feature or revision is properly implemented within the game.
  • Provides insights and recommendations about the playability and design of a game — which can serve as a basis for developers in making the best tactical and strategic decisions regarding the game.
  • Develops new testing processes and continually improves its current testing capabilities to ensure efficient and effective testing of a game.
  • Replicates the bugs that are found by the end-users/clients then provides detailed reproducibility steps to the programmers.
  • Manage iOS and Android devices.
 
Qualifications:
  • Knowledge on documentation tools such as Spreadsheets, Documents/Word, etc,
  • Understand basic troubleshooting
  • Proficiency in English language
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to write in a concise manner
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Critical Thinker
  • Strong work ethic
  • Team-oriented
  • Able to adapt to sudden changes in task
Bonus Points:
  • Has a broad knowledge on video games and the different genres
  • Participated in closed/open beta testing
  • Knowledge on Game Development process
  • Has experience in game testing (automation and scripting)
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions

3D Animator

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • At least 3 to 5 years of professional experience.
  • Contribute and maintain a creative vision during all stages of the creation of digital and 3D animation.
  • Develop and create 3D animations for real-time rendered games.
  • Addresses revisions and deliverables in a timely and responsive manner.
  • Regularly review, verify and update the status of your assigned tasks and workload.
  • Collaborate and participate in any necessary meetings, team or activities related to the project assigned.
  • Animate creatures, props, and cameras, as well as action based characters or descriptions.
  • Deliver high quality animation that meets the originality, creative and technical quality standards.
Qualifications:
  • Proficient in Maya and Motionbuilder for animation and building of library of animation assets.
  • Excellent grasp of animating characters, creatures, and animals.
  • Good understanding of scripting and technical and creative troubleshooting.
  • Immaculate attention to details.
  • Mid to high level of proficiency in Unity and Unreal.
  • A team player.
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions
Bonus Points:
  • Able to do rigging.
  • Able to do scripting.
  • Able to do facial animation.

Senior 3D Artist

Location: Manila, Philippines and Madrid, Spain
What you will be doing:
  • Contributes to the full scope of 3D asset creation on 3D mobile and AAA pipelines
  • Provides all models, textures, maps, assets in line with Client quality bars and prescribed deadlines
  • Communicate and coordinate with Producers, Leads and Managers
  • Mentor and train other 3D artists
 
Qualifications:
  • 3-5 years of experience
  • With above average portfolios detailing a good selection of photo realistic and/or stylized models
  • Advanced knowledge in high poly modelling in both MAYA and ZBrush
  • Basic game engine experience (Unreal and Unity)
  • Strong understanding or texturing experience using both Substance Painter & or Designer
  • A good eye for detail
  • Has experience to lead a small team
  • Able to adapt well in a dynamic team environment
  • Addresses revisions in a timely and responsive manner
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions

Junior 3D Artist

Location: Manila, Philippines and Madrid, Spain
What you will be doing:
  • Contributes to the full scope of 3D asset creation on 3D mobile and AAA pipelines
  • Provides all models, textures, maps, assets in line with Client quality bars and prescribed deadlines
  • Addresses revisions in a timely and responsive manner
Qualifications:
  • Willing to Learn and to be trained
  • With above average portfolios detailing a good selection Realistic or Stylized assets
  • Knowledge in high poly modelling in both MAYA and ZBrush
  • Good understanding or texturing experience using both Substance Painter
  • A good eye for detail
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions
Bonus Points:
  • Basic game engine Experience (Unreal , Unity)

2D Artist

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • To create art assets in wide range of styles (stylized to realistic) from concept to game integration
  • To collaborate with art and developer team in ensuring quality of work
Qualification:
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop
  • Excellent grasp of colors and themes in asset creation
  • Positive attitude and collaboration skills
  • A team-player
  • Attentive to details
  • Specializes in character or environment illustration
  • Has 1-3 years professional experience as a 2D Artist
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions
Bonus Points:
  • Fast learner and able to adapt to any art style.
  • Basic knowledge in Sketch-up
  • Knowledgeable in Adobe Illustrator

Graphic/Concept Artist

Location: Manila, Philippines
What you will be doing:
  • To create in-game graphics which populate virtual AAA worlds, including but not limited to, logos, product packaging branding, signages, illustrations and concepts.
  • To create realistic graphic designs that convey intentional messaging and identify numerous products.
  • Determine the scope of Client briefs , review with the team and collaborate closely with the Senior Project Manager. Help capture Clients visual expectations for the locations they are creating.
  • To present unique designs which reflect an array of art style types and imagery where colors, layout, text, blend perfectly together.
Qualifications:
  • Highly creative
  • Able to combine art & technology and keep up with all the latest graphic trends
  • Up-to-date on latest softwares and industry techniques
  • Proficient in using Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator
Work-from-Home Requirements:
  • Stable Internet Connection
  • Means to be trained/work properly online and engage on at least voice calls for meetings and discussions
Bonus Points:
  • Knowledge of 3D software tools

FAQ

Given the COVID-19 situation, what is you current setup for employees? What does this mean for recruitment?

Secret 6’s employees have been working from home (WFH) since the quarantines started in both our Manila and Madrid locations, and are continuing our WFH setup.

 

Our recruitment efforts continue remotely with interviews and onboarding all done online. As such, we do require applicants to have the means to engage in a WFH setup, specifically having a stable internet connection, the means and mindset to be trained remotely and work with less supervision.

 

For full-time employees, we provide the workstations and deliver them to the employee’s location. There are also agreements and policies in place to ensure security of the project and balance working conditions.

Who can apply?

Anyone with some experience and lots of passion in game development is welcome. A strong portfolio is highly recommended, especially for creative roles.

Who can apply for internship?

Intern applicants must be full-time students at a college or university. The ideal internship duration, for our best benefit and yours, is at least three months.

How can I apply?

There’s a handy form, right on this page! You can also e-mail your application to jobs@secret6.com, with a cover letter and link to your portfolio.

Do you accept walk-in applicants?

We want to see you at your best, so we schedule our tests and interviews, rather than doing them on the spot. Whether for a job or internship, please apply online. And given the COVID-19 situation and our ongoing Work-from-Home setup, we only accommodate online applicants.

When will I hear from you about my application?

We’ll be screening your resume – if your qualifications meet our requirements, we’ll get back to you within three weeks of receiving your application.

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