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Infinity Ward Overview

Woodland Hills, CA (US)
201 to 500 employees
Activision
2002
Company - Private
Video Games
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Unknown
Founded in 2002, Infinity Ward is the original studio behind the Call of Duty franchise. The titles developed by Infinity Ward have won over 200 "Game of the Year" awards and 100 "Editor's ... Read more

Mission: Infinity Ward strives to continue creating, improving, and advancing the possibilities of the first-person shooter genre. Join us!

Infinity Ward Reviews

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    Former Employee - Designer in Encino, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Designer in Encino, CA (US)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Infinity Ward full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Fair pay, very competent co-workers, good company perks

    Cons

    Stress, Crunch, Incompetent studio leadership, Poor project planning, Sociopath studio leadership, no actual studio identity as studio heads constantly rotate through Activision executives and high senior level turnover.

    Advice to Management

    Remove studio heads from the company unless they receive training for how to make a game without forcing employees to crunch for two years.

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Infinity Ward Interviews

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    Motion Capture Technician Interview

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    Declined Offer
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    Interview

    Discussed to setup an interview with department heads, never heard from them again. Said they would be in touch week after, never ever heard anything. Tried to reach out, ignored my email with silence. Extremely unprofessional, I will never work for this company in my life.

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Infinity Ward Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2015
  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2016
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