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Bend Studio was originally founded as Eidetic, a small independent game developer. After creating the award-winning, multi-million selling "Syphon Filter®" franchise in 1999, Eidetic joined Sony Computer Entertainment(SCE) America the following year.
Bend Studio has since become SCE Worldwide Studio's PSP (PlayStation®Portable) specialist with a reputation for maximizing the hardware to create AAA experiences filled with challenging gameplay with immersive narratives. The studio is particularly acclaimed for original games such as the hugely successful "Syphon Filter®" series. "Syphon Filter®: Dark Mirror", "Syphon Filter®: Logan's Shadow", and "Syphon Filter®: Combat Ops" have won multiple awards, including IGN's PSP (PlayStation®Portable) Game of the Year two years in a row. Bend Studio's critical track record earned them the honor of being named IGN's "Developer of the Year" in 2007.
Bend Studio has also worked on "Resistance: Retribution™", which incorporates technologically advanced online features and a groundbreaking way to link up the PSP (PlayStation®Portable) and PLAYSTATION®3 to play the game.
Located in the Old Mill District of Bend, Oregon, Bend Studio is located in the heart of Central Oregon, a year-round destination for tourists and outdoor enthusiasts. Summer activities include white water rafting, canoeing and kayaking, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, rock climbing, hunting, fishing, camping, and more. During the extended winter season, Mount Bachelor provides world-class snow activities such as downhill and cross country skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling and other alpine activities. Bend is also well known for its diverse collection of breweries, wineries, and fine dining.
WWS America offers a comprehensive range of benefits in addition to competitive salary levels, Benefits include;
- Healthcare coverage for employees
- Company Sponsored Life Insurance cover
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Defined contribution plan (401(k) with company match)
- 10 company paid holidays, plus PTO days for personal use
- Free Games allocation
- Vision Care
- Dental Plan
- Employee Assistance Programs
- Disability Plans
- Training and development programs (technical and soft skills training)
Please note; Benefits may vary and can change from time to time