Job alerts from 2K
Never miss new job openings
No, I'm not interested
bell icon

Headquartered in San Francisco, 2K has operation locations in Americas, Asia, Europe, and Australia. The company aspires to be a leading videogame publisher managing creative, respected, and premium brands in games. It was founded in 2005. 2K produces and circulates interactive entertainment for PC, console, and mobile platforms. It is committed to working through a world-class team of engineers, developers, graphic artists, and publishers, the professionals who steward a growing library of critically-acclaimed franchises such as Battleborn, The Darkness, Mafia, Sid Meier’s Civilization, BioShock, Borderlands WWE 2K, and XCOM. 2K Games Dublin is a center concentrated on performance marketing, commercial strategy, and data science/analytics, data engineering, and is a fragment of the 2K Games group of companies. Employee benefits at 2K include a fun working environment, a 401K plan, medical plans, and more.

Subsidiary
Large
Multiple locations
Niche Amusement & Recreation Companies, Computer Systems Design Companies
2005
Christoph Hartmann
What departments 2K employees work at?
DepartmentsRatio
other occupation37.1%
Arts / Entertainment / Media33.7%
Computer / IT29.2%
You comment as

Team

Professional experience

How many years of experience do 2K employees have before joining?
Years of experience at 2K: Newcomers: 28%, Experiencers: 19%, Experts: 22%, Veterans: 31%. 2K employees have 8+ years experience on average before joining.
You comment as
Where did 2K employees work before joining?
Where they've worked before 2K: California State University Chico, Electronic Arts, Hangar 13. Typical 2K employees have worked at California State University Chico.
You comment as
California State University Chico
Electronic Arts
Hangar 13
What industries did 2K employees work in previously?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of 2K: Computer Systems Design Companies, Niche Manufacturers, Hobby / Games Retailers, Niche Amusement & Recreation Companies, Colleges / Universities. 2K employees most likely come from a Computer Sy
You comment as
Where did 2K employees work before joining?
Past employers' size at 2K: Small: 46%, Medium: 21%, Large: 33%. Most 2K employees have previously worked at small companies.
You comment as

Educational background

What did employees at 2K study?
You comment as
Where did employees at 2K study?
Academy of Art University
Animation Mentor
You comment as

Employee data

How long do people stay in a role at 2K?
Time employed at 2K: <1: 20%, 1-3: 31%, 4-8: 37%, 9-13: 10%, 14-20: 2%, 20+: 0%. Most 2K employees stay with the company for 4-8 years which is more than the industry average.
You comment as
How does 2K rank for age & gender diversity?
Gender ratio at 2K: 81.8% Male and 18.2% Female. Age ratio at 2K: 16-20: 0%, 21-30: 50%, 31-40: 38%, 41-50: 11%, 51-60: 1%, 60+: 0%. 2K rates - 11.8% less female than the industry average. Most 2K employees are 21-30, which is below the industry medi
You comment as
What are the top roles at 2K?
Top roles of 2K: Software Engineer, QA Tester, Producer, Animator, Brand Manager. The top role at 2K is Software Engineer.
You comment as
Software Engineer
QA Tester
Producer
Animator
Brand Manager

Career advancement

How does 2K rank for career advancement?
Career advancement at 2K: medium. 2K ranks medium for career advancement which is same as the industry average.
You comment as
What companies do 2K employees go on to work at?
Future employers of 2K: 343 Industries, Apple, Blizzard Entertainment, Hangar 13, MZ. People who work at 2K most typically go on to work for the 343 Industries.
You comment as
343 Industries
Apple
Blizzard Entertainment
Hangar 13
MZ

Find your job at 2K

2K Reviews and Ratings

Be the first to review 2K
No one has reviewed 2K yet. Let's get this party started!
review icon

How do I match this company?

How Do I Match This Company?
Are you and 2K a perfect pairing? Let's explore your common touchpoints.
puzzle icon

Discussion about 2K

Want to know more about 2K?
Share your thoughts and ideas about 2K with others in our community.
discussion icon
gender breakdown at 2K?
avatar-of-creator
Isabella Holmes3 years ago
gender ratio is 18.2% female, 81.8% male.
You comment as
What year was 2K founded?
avatar-of-creator
Liam Brown3 years ago
2005.
You comment as
What industry does 2K fall under?
avatar-of-creator
Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Arts/Entertainment/Publishing, Computer/Internet.
You comment as
Where is the headquarters of 2K?
avatar-of-creator
Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
It’s in Novato, CA.
You comment as
Who is the CEO of 2K?
avatar-of-creator
Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Christoph Hartmann.
You comment as
what are the chances of career advancement at 2K?
avatar-of-creator
Liam Brown3 years ago
medium.
You comment as
What’s the average length of tenure at 2K?
avatar-of-creator
Isabella Holmes3 years ago
Typically 4-8 year(s).
You comment as
what kind of companies did 2K employees work for?
avatar-of-creator
Isabella Holmes3 years ago
Small companies before 2K.
You comment as
Top future employers of 2K employees?
avatar-of-creator
Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
343 Industries, Apple, Blizzard Entertainment, Hangar 13, MZ, Private Division, Telltale Games, Visual Concepts.
You comment as
Where did employees work before joining 2K?
avatar-of-creator
Sophie Hayes3 years ago
California State University Chico, Electronic Arts, Hangar 13, LucasArts, Telltale Games, THQ, Ubisoft, Zynga.
You comment as
What’s the average age at 2K?
avatar-of-creator
Isabella Holmes3 years ago
21-30.
You comment as
Where did most of 2K employees go to school?
avatar-of-creator
Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Academy of Art University, Animation Mentor, California State University-Chico, University of California-Los Angeles, University of Southern California.
You comment as
What is the mission of 2K?
avatar-of-creator
Sophie Hayes3 years ago
"Founded in 2005, 2K develops and publishes interactive entertainment globally for console systems, handheld gaming systems and personal computers, including smartphones and tablets, which are delivered through physical retail, digital download, online platforms and cloud streaming services. 2K publishes titles in today’s most popular gaming genres, including shooters, action, role-playing, strategy, sports, casual, and family entertainment.".
You comment as
I'm currently at Hangar 13. I'm consufed if I should move to 2k or not.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
In my personal opinion, it has more opportunities.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Move without a second thought.
You comment as
Here I never got any promotion till now, when can I expect it?
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
Ask your manager about it.
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
You'll get it sometime soon hopefully 😊
You comment as
To be very honest, I enjoy my every moment here. Amazing place to work.
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
There's no micromanagement 😇
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
Very non toxic enviroment.
You comment as
I'm an expert developer with 9 years of experience and it really felt nice that they value that experience a lot here.
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
Great to hear that. 👍
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
You must be very good by now.
You comment as
One of my friend completed his tenure in this company and now is offered a job by Apple company. 🤗
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
it means i should also apply for this company 🤔
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
it seems this company can preserve one's future 🙂
You comment as
This place is a proper learning experience. I learn something new here everyday.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Same, people are also quite supportive.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
I feel I have learned so much from this place. 😇
You comment as
Working here is a dream for me. How can I apply at this place.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Indeed
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Online application.
You comment as
One of my children needs special care. Idk if this company have childcare benefit or not?🧒
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
it seems interesting and encouraging. I should apply here too 🙂
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
idk what kind of care they provide 🤔
You comment as
Can any one give idea about the questions they ask in the interview?😞
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
oh yes, please review your background education and the experience you've. 📄
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
they may ask about your bio-data and the your previous work experience 🙂
You comment as
I heard they are offering pet insurance to job holders. I've also a beautiful puppy. 🐾
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
of course i looked into their website where they've mentioned this benefit 🙂
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
it's amazing company and very few companies offer this benefit 🏢
You comment as
My sister feels her skills are polished a lot here and she has advanced so much in her career after joining here
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
I've also polished my skills a lot here.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
It feels when I first came here, I knew actually nothing,
You comment as
My bro has only worked in small sized companies before. Would he have a hard time adjjusting here?
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
He will get along easily.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
I had a similar case but I felt nothing.
You comment as
Is it true that the salaries are delayed here? I was thinking of applying here.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Totally false. 🙅
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Nothing like that.
You comment as
My cousin wants to work here but he doesn't have much experience. Should he apply?
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
I would recommend that.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
No problem 🤗
You comment as
I'm happy to work here because the company is just next to my residency 🙋
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
it seems you're happy at this company just because it's near to your residency 🤔
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Glad to hear 🤣
You comment as
I have no interest in working on a pc 24/7. Should I apply here?
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
Most jobs are like that in here but there are other options too
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
I don't think you'll like it here then 😕
You comment as
I've worked in system design before, Would this job suit me?
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
I also came from that field and you will get along easily if you have interest. ✌
You comment as
One of my friends said they are offering health savings accounts. Idk when they will provide me. I'm new there. 😔
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
most of the time new employees get their benefits after a short time. 🙂
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
if you still didn't get then you must discuss with your HR.
You comment as
I really think that they need to work more on the development of employees through courses and seminars.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Yes, I agree 👍
You comment as
I worked at EA sports before and this job feels similar but more of an upgrade
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
I also worked there at one point.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Why did you switch?
You comment as
My previous industry was computer system design and to be honest, some of the things have helped me a lot here.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
In what areas is it similar?
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Most of us share a similar background. ✌
You comment as
It's in my routine to do gym on regular basis. Idk if they allow any gym facility there at company 💪
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
IDK but i looked into their website and they had mentioned there about this benefit 🏋
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
that's great, idk what machines they've set there
You comment as
I have a disability to walk smoothly. I heard they provide disability benefit to employees🤞
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
if you're disable person then you'll definitely get this benefit 🙂
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
first of all you should search their policies then discuss with you HR
You comment as
I personally think that there should be a minimun education of bachelors should be set to apply here.
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
No, it is good now.
avatar-of-creator
9 months ago
They look for people with talent and skills. Not degrees. 😐
You comment as
It's my 7th year and it feels so good to work here even after so many years.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
It's my 11th year here.
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
Nice place indeed. I love it here. ❤
You comment as
Do they raise pay or not? I didn't heard about this company
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
I didn't hear but may be they raise 🙂
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
You can call at their helpline and confirm about it 📞
You comment as
I've data quality engineering experience of 5 years, but I've no proper degree certificate. Idk if they'd hire me or not 😔
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
I think you should discuss with their HR and then apply for it. 👨
avatar-of-creator
8 months ago
if you perform well in the interview then they might hire you 🙂
You comment as
Job alerts from 2K
Never miss new job openings
No, I'm not interested
bell icon

Disclaimer

informationLENSA generates certain information provided on this website by compiling and analyzing publicly available data and data from employees/former employees. All company names are the registered trademarks of their original owners. The use of any trade name or trademark does not imply any association with the third-party company. None of the information provided is endorsed in any way by any of the companies mentioned. We do not guarantee the accuracy, currency, or suitability of this information (including regarding demographics or salary estimate) and you are responsible for how you use it. ALL INFORMATION IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS”. We are not responsible for nor endorse third party content on our website. If you notice any inaccurate information or information you think is proprietary you can email us at [email protected]. See our Terms and Conditions and Community Guidelines for more information.
1
Isabella Holmes Career Advocate
Isabella Holmes
Career Advocate
Are you and 2K a perfect pairing? Let's explore your common touchpoints.