Uken Studios Inc.
Uken Studios employees working in the office  

Recognized as one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers

Here are some of the reasons why Uken Studios Inc. was selected as one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers (2019):

  • Employees working at Uken Studios enjoy a number of onsite amenities, including a nap room, an employee lounge (with video games, a virtual reality headset, a pool table and foosball), subsidized access to a shared-use fitness facility (with yoga and kickboxing classes), and the services of onsite health practitioners such as massage therapists, physiotherapists and chiropractors
  • Uken Studios provides industry-leading maternity and parental leave top-up payments for employees who are new mothers and fathers (including adoptive parents), to 100% of salary for up to 17 weeks
  • Uken Studios offers a number of financial perks and incentives including year-end bonuses for all, generous referral bonuses of up to $5,000, a $1,000 device allowance, and an allowance for data usage and app purchases
Employees of Uken Studios gather for a photo during their summer party at The Porch in downtown Toronto   (Photo credit: Volkan Icel)

Highlights

Industry Game Developer
Established in Canada 2009
Major Canadian hiring locations Toronto ON
Full-time employees in Canada 90
Average age of employees in Canada 30 years
Longest serving employee 8 years
Long-term savings matching RSP
Health plan premium as part of the health plan, the employer pays up to 100% of the premiums
Alternative work options flexible work hours, shortened work week (fewer hours with less pay), telecommuting
Vacation allowance new employees receive 3 weeks of paid vacation after their first year on the job
Outside survey period outside consultant surveys are held every 12 months
Employee performance reviews employees receive individual performance reviews every 4 months
In-house training initiatives in-house training, online training, paid internships
Annual tuition maximum employer pays up to $1,000 in tuition subsidies for job-related courses per year
Scope of charitable involvement local, national
Employee charitable involvement employees are involved in selection of charities, employees receive paid time off to volunteer, (up to 5 paid days)

Recognized as one of Canada's Top Small & Medium Employers

Here are some of the reasons why Uken Studios Inc. was selected as one of Canada's Top Small & Medium Employers (2018):

  • Along with a year-end bonus program and matching RSP contributions (to $1,000 annually), Uken Studios cultivates an ownership culture through a share purchase program that is available to all employees
  • Uken Studios is an enlightened SME that offers generous maternity and parental leave top-up payments for its new moms and dads, including adoptive parents, to 100% of salary for up to 17 weeks -- and offers flexible work hours and telecommuting work options to help employees balance their work and personal lives
Employees of Uken Studios during a summer event  

Highlights

Industry Game Developer
Established in Canada 2009
Major Canadian hiring locations Toronto ON
Full-time employees in Canada 77
Part-time employees in Canada 1
Full-time employee growth in the past year 22.2 %
Average age of employees in Canada 28 years
Longest serving employee 8 years
Long-term savings matching RSP
Health plan premium as part of the health plan, the employer pays up to 100% of the premiums
Alternative work options flexible work hours, telecommuting
Vacation allowance new employees receive 3 weeks of paid vacation after their first year on the job
Unlimited vacation allowance offers a no-limit vacation policy
In-house training initiatives in-house training, online training, paid internships
Performance recognition individual performance bonuses, on-the-spot rewards, peer-to-peer recognition awards, tailored and unique rewards (i.e. travel), long-service awards

The Career Directory

Uken Studios Inc. has been selected for The Career Directory, our guide to entry-level recruitment for recent college and university graduates.
A Uken Studios artist at work

Highlights for New Grads

Industry Game Developer
Full-time employees in Canada 50 to 100
Major Canadian hiring locations Toronto ON
Student opportunities paid internships, summer jobs, co-op opportunities
Training subsidies for professional accreditation, orientation program, online training, in-house training, in-house career planning services
Annual tuition maximum employer pays up to $1,000 in tuition subsidies for job-related courses per year
Typical new grad positions Software Developer, Product Manager, Growth Marketer, Artist
Starting salary $65K to $70K
Work benefits health benefits for new employees, flexible work hours, telecommuting, employees receive paid time off to volunteer, (up to 5 paid days)
Vacation allowance new employees receive 3 weeks of paid vacation after their first year on the job

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