Activision Blizzard Overview

  • www.activisionblizzard.com
  • Santa Monica, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1979
  • Company - Public (ATVI)
  • Video Games
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is the world’s largest interactive entertainment company, with operations across North America, Europe, and Asia. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Diablo®, Candy ...
Mission: Everything we do starts with our talent, their inspired creativity, and our commitment to excellence. We’re passionate about building big, immersive, story-filled worlds our audiences love to spend time in. Employees describe Activision Blizzard as an “epic” environment that’s ...

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Last year, Activision, Blizzard Entertainment, and King announced the 2021 Aspiring Women in Games Scholarship to support women who want to pursue rewarding careers in the gaming industry. After reviewing applications from many inspiring emerging leaders, we’re excited to share this year’s recipients!
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Meet our 2021 Aspiring Women in Games Scholarship Recipients
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In 2020, the Call of Duty Endowment placed more than 15,000 veterans into quality jobs. Learn more about the organization's tremendous impact during a year of unprecedented challenges.
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Activision Blizzard - Why Work With Us?

Established in 1979 and headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI)  creates the most epic interactive gaming and entertainment experiences, immersing players in new, unimagined worlds. With close to 400 million monthly active users in over 190 countries, our products help build community and provide social platforms that bring people together. We are relentlessly curious, pushing the boundaries of what is possible to create games of our dreams—and yours. To put it simply, our goal is to make every day more fun with games such as Candy Crush™, Call of Duty®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Hearthstone® and Diablo®.

Activision Blizzard is composed of three wildly talented operating segments - Activision Publishing, Blizzard Entertainment, and King Digital Entertainment - and supported by our incredible independent studios, including Treyarch, Infinity Ward, Sledgehammer Games, and Vicarious Visions

By the Numbers

  • Almost 10,000 Employees worldwide
  • $6.5 Billion in 2019 GAAP Net Revenue 
  • Close to 400 million Monthly Active Users in Player Network
  • 190 countries enjoy our games
  • 72,000 vet job placements through Call of Duty Endowment

Activision Blizzard Reviews

3.5
56%
Recommend to a Friend
51%
Approve of CEO
Robert A. Kotick
Robert A. Kotick
80 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year
Recommends
Positive Outlook

Pros

Activision Blizzard is an incredibly diverse company with some of the most world renowned, enduring global franchises. I love the opportunities in the organization to explore the many moving parts,

Cons

An inherent aspect of working for a Fortune 500 company can be the difficulty to connect with colleagues around the vast infrastructure of the organization. While ATVI has many systems in place to
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Activision Blizzard Interviews

Experience
Positive59%
Negative22%
Neutral19%
Getting an Interview
Applied online61%
Employee Referral24%
Campus Recruiting10%
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Activision Blizzard (London, England, England) in Apr 2020

    Interview

    - Well Organised interview process, the recruiter was very nice and informative.
    - Amazing recruitment process and was really helpful throughout
    - They made me feel very comfortable and relaxed during the interview.
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Activision Blizzard Awards & Accolades

  • FORTUNE World's Most Admired Companies (#4, Entertainment Industry)Fortune magazine and Great Place to Work2020
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ EqualityHuman Rights Campaign Foundation2020
  • Fast Company's 2019 World's Most Innovative Companies (#6, Gaming)Fast Company2019
  • Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For (#96)Fortune magazine and Great Place to Work2019
  • Vetty Awards 2019Veterans Awards2019

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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