Senior Recruiter

Volition is seeking an experienced professional to join our team as a full-time, in-house Recruiter. As a Recruiter you will work closely with Human Resources and hiring managers to achieve the shared goals of hiring excellent people, fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace, and providing a good experience for all parties involved in the recruiting process. By leveraging your expertise and the relationships you’ll build with Volition’s management team, you will take ownership over Volition’s recruiting pipeline, helping to ensure that our tools and processes remain modern, effective, and competitive. This position will be working under the supervision of the HR Manager, but you will have a high degree of autonomy (and a high degree of support), and ideally the working relationship will more closely resemble a partnership.

This is a remote-friendly position, but we are also happy to consider candidates who would like to work from our studio in Champaign, IL. If you’re tired of high cost of living and long daily commutes, check out what Champaign has to offer!


  • Own and drive Volition’s recruiting processes
  • Provide an excellent experience for all applicants, ensuring they are well communicated with from start to finish
  • Cultivate and maintain Volition’s reputation as a top-tier game studio and an excellent place to work
  • Drive advertising and outreach campaigns for open positions
  • Collaborate with Volition’s management team to create staffing forecasts and identify hiring needs
  • Monitor and report on the effectiveness of recruiting efforts, keeping all stakeholders in the loop and up to date
  • Drive and reinforce company culture through our recruiting process
  • Maintain awareness of best practices, trends, and current events in the games industry
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5 years of professional experience in recruiting
  • Experience recruiting for technology and/or software development-related positions
  • Experience sourcing passive candidates
  • Experience operating a modern Applicant Tracking System (ATS)
  • Professional communication and interpersonal skills
  • High level of honesty, integrity, and work ethic
  • Ability to think creatively and analytically


  • Experience in the games industry
  • Experience working as an in-house recruiter
  • Experience administering/coordinating work VISAs
  • Bachelor’s Degree

Application Instructions:

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to, with “Senior Recruiter” in the subject line, or click on the “Apply for Job” button below. When you apply, in the body of your email please indicate your preference between working in our studio vs. working remotely. If it is your preference to work remotely, please also indicate which state in the U.S. you intend to work remotely from.

At Deep Silver Volition we believe in fostering an open, collaborative, and diverse environment, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all qualified applicants without attention to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, veteran status, or military status.

Location: Champaign, IL or Remote

Date posted: 2021-12-17