Living in California and looking for work? Great timing! Konami might be looking for programmers!
At the Grand Opening for the new studio, Hideo Kojima (creator of the Metal Gear Solid series) leaked details regarding upcoming iterations for Metal Gear Solid V and Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes.
Hideo Kojima emphasizes Konami’s reasons for opening the studio by stating:
As gaming takes the world stage as one of the greatest forms of entertainment, it’s only natural for us to expand our operations across the globe. And since Los Angeles is ground zero for the best studios, facilities and world-class talent, we are leaning on of these local resources to build an incredible team to create gaming experiences that are just as compelling as any film or television show.
Tomoyuki Tsuboi, President of Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc tells us:
The Los Angeles studio emphasizes Konami and Kojima Productions commitment to expanding our development footprint. The new studio will put Kojima Productions in the heart of the west which will benefit future releases as it will introduce new talent and creativity to the development teams.
This is exciting news for anyone looking for work. Again, if you’re looking for a programming job, you can forward your resume to the link below! Happy hunting!