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Animation
From the drama of Joel and Ellie’s cinematics to Nathan Drake’s death-defying acrobatics, animators make every Naughty Dog character and scene gratifying and real. Join a team of skilled animators and make your career frame-perfect!
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Art
From lush, pixel-perfect environments to living, breathing characters, make every game come to life and join our art team. You’ll be a part of a passionate, talented group of artists whose imagination and inspiration never stop. If you’ve got an eye for art, apply now!
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Editorial
You’ve got lights, camera, and action – now be a part of bringing it all together with your editing skills! If you’re passionate about visual storytelling, take the leap and join Naughty Dog’s Editorial Team today!
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Game Design
Game Design one of the major pillars of…well…making a game! From scripting to level design, Naughty Dog designers are creative storytellers who craft unforgettable, thrilling experiences. If you’re ready to take your game design career to the next level, apply now!
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Lighting & Visual Effects
Lighting and VFX take every game to the next level, adding the dynamic details that truly impart that signature Naughty Dog realism. If you’re ready to contribute your lighting and visual effects skills with a team of passionate artists, check out some of our positions now!
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Programming
From web to Python to AI to graphics and beyond – programmers are the problem solvers of every game studio. Bring your incredible technical talents to Naughty Dog and lead the next wave of innovation in games!
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Quality Assurance
No game is possible without a talented QA team. From debugging to dev support, you’ll use your skills and passion to leave an indelible mark on every part of every Naughty Dog game. Whether you’re a seasoned QA veteran or looking to get a better understanding of all the pieces that make a video game, you’re one step closer to joining a skilled and passionate team that make every game the best it can be.
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Technical Art
Naughty Dog has always strived to be at the cutting-edge of innovation and artistry, and the Technical Art team is the embodiment of that sentiment, living in the world between art and programming. As a Technical Artist, you'd give artists the tools to make world-class visuals and animation. If you're a problem-solver with balanced artistic and technical stats and want to spend your skill points on making incredible gaming experiences, join today!
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UI
User Interaction and Experience are the universal language that make every game navigable and readable. If you’re passionate about UI/UX, apply now for your opportunity to make an impact in the next Naughty Dog game and have your work interfaced with and enjoyed by millions of players globally!
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RECRUITING
AT NAUGHTY DOG

Whether you already applied or considering sending out your resume, here’s how the
recruiting process works here at Naughty Dog.

Here is what you can expect from us:

Upon submission, you will receive an automated message stating your resume has been received and will be reviewed thoroughly by our recruiting team.

Due to the high volume of applications received, it is not possible to respond directly to each candidate.

If you are selected, you will be contacted for an initial phone screen or test.

The next step is a second phone or Teams video interview, or an invite to come out and meet us at the studio.

In the event that we choose not to move forward at any point in the recruiting process, we will let you know.

If your qualifications do not match the criteria of a current position, your resume will be kept on file for future consideration.