External Referral Bonus Program Announced

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 5, 2011 in Big Fish News -- Share:

Big Fish Games Referral Bonus
Are you interested in earning thousands of dollars and helping Big Fish Games all at the same time?

We are currently seeking top technical talent for Engineering and Business Intelligence positions and offering a Five Thousand Dollar ($5,000 dollar) referral bonus for external referrals!

How to refer a qualified candidate: Send your referral to: externalreferrals@bigfishgames.com

*Please note that referrals submitted any other way will not be eligible for the external referral bonus.

Rules and Guidelines:

As the referrer you should note:

  1. You must send your external referral candidate to externalreferrals@bigfishgames.com or you will not be eligible to receive the external referral bonus.
  2. Positions qualifying for our external referral bonus include: Software Development Engineers (all levels), Software Design Engineer in Test/SDET (all levels), Web Developers, and BI Engineers.
    1. Please find a link to all of these Engineering and BI positions on the Big Fish Games Careers page.
    2. All positions listed under the headings "Engineering" and "Business Intelligence" are included in this external referral bonus program. No other open positions at Big Fish Games are eligible for the referral bonus.
  3. The subject line of the email submission must include the referral candidate’s first and last name, and the specific position in question. (For example: John Smith — Web Developer)
  4. In the event that more than one person refers the same candidate and such candidate is hired by Big Fish Games, we will award the referral bonus to the first referrer.
  5. Your referral candidate must accept an offer for employment within four (4) months of your referral.
  6. Once your referral candidate has successfully completed sixty (60) calendar days of active, continuous employment with Big Fish Games, we will send you the Five Thousand Dollar ($5,000) referral bonus within 14 days of such date.
  7. You must complete and return a Form W9 in order to receive the referral bonus. This form will be supplied to you upon an accepted offer by your referral candidate.
  8. You are solely responsible for paying taxes on the referral bonus you receive.
  9. This external referral program will commence as of 12:00 a.m. (PST) on March 21, 2011 and will extend through and including 11:59 p.m. (PST) on June 21, 2011. Subject to the other requirements listed in these Rules and Guidelines, all referral candidates submitted between those dates and times will be eligible to participate in the external referral program.
  10. Please address any questions to externalreferrals@bigfishgames.com.

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    Conor is a Marketing Manager with Big Fish, working out of the Seattle office. In his spare time he enjoys watching science documentaries and playing old school adventure games. Get in touch with him on Twitter! or Google+