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    Great people, terrible leadership at the highest levels of LucasFilm

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    Current Employee - Game Designer  in  San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Game Designer in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at LucasArts full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Most talented people in the entire indsutry

    Cons

    Disney bought the company and shut it down. It makes it tough to work...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Bring back the company? IDK...

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LucasArts Interviews

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    Senior Software Engineer Interview

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    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at LucasArts.

    Interview Details

    During a chat with the recruiter we scheduled an online test. I was given a set of math/programming questions and 3 hours of time I believe. The questions were relatively hard to finish in the allotted time as some of them (rendering ones) needed a fair amount of explanation. The next round was a phone call with technical lead, and then an onsite interview, which had a common structure - pairs of people (programmers, rendering people or tech artists) asking various questions (sometimes with white board).

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Website www.lucasfilm.com
Headquarters San Francisco, CA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year

Not so long ago, in a galaxy not so far away, filmmaker George Lucas founded a software company to entertain audiences with something other than movies. Lucasfilm Entertainment (which does business as LucasArts) produces games for computers and home video game consoles. Much of that source material is, of course, the "Star Wars" films created by Lucas. LucasArts has more "Star Wars" games than you can shake a lightsaber at and it also produces games based on Lucasfilm's successful trilogy of "Indiana Jones" films, as well as other titles such as the popular and acclaimed... More

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