Activision Blizzard is the world’s most successful standalone interactive entertainment company. Our beloved franchises are powered by our employees, whose inspired creativity, passion, and commitment to excellence drives the creation of the best entertainment experiences. There's no community like ours.
How to Get Hired
We asked Activision Blizzard, Inc. for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.
What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?
Activision Blizzard’s success is entirely due to the efforts of our extremely talented global employees. We search for people who embody inspired creativity, a commitment to excellence, integrity, and above all – a great sense of passion and pride for what we do. We welcome these highly passionate and inspired people, then unleash them to create the most engaging and innovative entertainment in the world.
What can prospective employees do to get your attention?
In a generation where everyone and everything is on the Internet and posted to social media, we encourage prospective employees to do non-traditional things to get noticed. Prospective employees should reach out proactively to recruiters, current employees, and members of the industry, as well as showcase their passions by becoming active members of our communities—from organizing meet ups and hosting esports tournaments to publishing articles about related interests.
Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?
We are always looking for smart, driven, creative people. The interactive entertainment industry is constantly evolving, so we must be forward-thinking to ensure we have the right skills to evaluate, adapt, and approach new technologies. As we expand our digital and mobile offerings, we are looking for candidates who will help get us to the next level, including those with backgrounds in esports, advertising, software engineering, business intelligence, art, and a wide range of other disciplines.
What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?
Prospective employees can start by visiting us at www.activision.com/careers and jobs.blizzard.com. Find a path you’d like to pursue, then reach out to us. We’re eager to talk. Candidates should also spend time on our website, play our games, and engage with us on social channels.