Create World-Class Games with Us

At SkyBox Labs, you can contribute to industry-leading titles, from legendary AAA franchises to independent IP, without compromising on culture. As a rapidly growing independent company, we maintain a ‘small studio’ feel with our flat structure, leading with authenticity, and fostering connection.

With supportive leaders and a team of genuine people you’ll be proud to work alongside, you matter at SkyBox Labs. We hire talented people from diverse backgrounds, ultimately cultivating an environment of trust and mutual respect where you can thrive. We believe that reasonable workloads and achievable deadlines are motivating and productive. You can excel at work and have space for fun and fulfillment.

We relentlessly support your growth and development. From team building through personal interest groups and clubs to studio-wide knowledge sharing through learning lunches, and more formalized programs like SkyBox U, we support our team every step of the way.

Welcome to SkyBox Labs.

Studio Benefits & Perks

FLEXIBLE HOURS

We keep core hours of 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. How you put in your hours throughout the week is up to you.

CLUBS FOR EVERYTHING!

Want to try out the Grouse Grind? Join the SkyBox Outdoor club. Obsessed with perfecting the latest recipes? Join the SkyBox Cooking club! We have clubs for everything: movies, sports, fitness, MTG and more! 

MATERNITY & PARENTAL LEAVE

We’re here to support our team members as they grow their families. SkyBox Labs offers a generous top up for maternity and parental leave to birth parents, spouses or adoptive parents.

A CULTURE OF LEARNING

Our internal learning platform, SkyBox University, is open to all team members. SkyBox University features structured courses that focus on game industry fundamentals including topics such as C++, Graphics, etc. as well as Leadership Development Programs. We also have regular team-member lead learning lunches.

GUILDS

Want to geek out about the next big C++ proposal? Prototyping techniques? Shader pipeline optimizations? Our Guild program provides domain-specific communities that leverage the depth, talent and experience of our studio through activities like workshops, competitions, and engaging discussions.

STUDIO ACTIVITIES

We have daily activities designed to keep us all together whether working from home or at the studio. Participate, get to know your fellow team members, and win prizes. There’s also a games night every Friday!

Studio Benefits & Perks

FLEXIBLE HOURS

We keep core hours of 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. How you put in your hours throughout the week is up to you.

CLUBS FOR EVERYTHING!

Want to try out the Grouse Grind? Join the SkyBox Outdoor club. Obsessed with perfecting the latest recipes? Join the SkyBox Cooking club! We have clubs for everything: movies, sports, fitness, MTG and more! 

MATERNITY & PARENTAL LEAVE

We’re here to support our team members as they grow their families. SkyBox Labs offers a generous top up for maternity and parental leave to birth parents, spouses or adoptive parents.

A CULTURE OF LEARNING

Our internal learning platform, SkyBox University, is open to all team members. SkyBox University features structured courses that focus on game industry fundamentals including topics such as C++, Graphics, etc. as well as Leadership Development Programs. We also have regular team-member lead learning lunches.

GUILDS

Want to geek out about the next big C++ proposal? Prototyping techniques? Shader pipeline optimizations? Our Guild program provides domain-specific communities that leverage the depth, talent and experience of our studio through activities like workshops, competitions, and engaging discussions.

STUDIO ACTIVITIES

We have daily activities designed to keep us all together whether working from home or at the studio. Participate, get to know your fellow team members, and win prizes. There’s also a games night every Friday!

Hiring Process

Our team strives to hire those whose passions, insights and values will enrich our studio while we make the games we all love to play. Interviews can be tough, and we want to share a general overview of our hiring process so you know what to expect.

1. Review
Don’t worry – your application is not lost! Our Talent Acquisition team reviews every job application and we aim to get back to all candidates as soon as we can

2. Screen
If there is a match in skill and experience, our team will reach out with an invitation for a virtual call. We’d love to get to know you better, share more information about who we are, and answer any questions you may have for us. Our aim is to host an insightful and honest conversation to help you uncover what working at SkyBox Labs is all about!

3. Interview and Assignment
This is your chance to meet more of the team that you may be working with. We will be asking you questions and answering more of yours. Depending on the role, our team will assess your skill set using a combination of technical and cultural fit questions.

4. Decision
Your time is valuable! After connecting with your professional references, our team aims to make decisions as soon as possible. We know the waiting period can be tough, but don’t be afraid to reach out and ask us questions along the way.

Working in Vancouver

From the heights of Grouse Mountain, to the trails of Stanley Park, to the streets of Granville Island, there’s so much to see and experience in Vancouver!  There’s definitely too many fun things to list here! So instead, we asked the team to tell us about some of their favourite things to do in the city. Here’s what we came up with:

Inclusion & Diversity

SkyBox Labs is proud to foster a diverse and inclusive workplace, where everyone feels valued, respected, and heard. We are committed to celebrating and protecting this diversity – whether it be diversity of thought, culture, background, lifestyle, age, religion, economic and social status, gender identity, or marital status.

To work at Skybox Labs means you will work with a team of talented people who are empowered to contribute their unique perspectives.

Working During Covid-19

In order to keep our employees, candidates and community safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, the majority of our teams are working from home. All interviewing, onboarding, and most work will take place remotely for the foreseeable future. View SkyBox Labs’ COVID-19 safety plan here.