New Hires in Mobile: EA Mobile, Gameloft, InMobi & More

Based on information from LinkedIn, it’s been a fairly strong week in terms of new mobile hires. Eight of our regularly tracked mobile developers have hired new faces, as compared to six last week. Moreover, this week plays host to a major executive hire for the folks over at Jumptap. The mobile advertising firm has brought on Regina Sebring as their new vice president of publisher partnerships.

We know there are many more mobile game and mobile social app developers who are actively growing, so if your company is hiring new people or making a notable promotion, please get in touch with us here: mail (at) insidemobileapps (dot) com. We’ll get your news into an upcoming post.

Who else is hiring? The Inside Network Job Board presents a survey of current openings at leading companies in the industry.

Here’s this week’s full list:

EA Mobile

  • Frédéric Charette, Flash Programmer — Now a part of EA Mobile, Charette was previously a developer at Webpresse.ca.
  • Christine Plante, QA Tester — Also joining EA Mobile, Plante was most recently a “stagiaire en programmation” (programming intern) at Omega Unfold Inc.

Gameloft

  • Vincente Raul Ruiz Salcido, “Programador” (Programmer) — Joining Gameloft, Salcido was previously a student at Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.
  • Gaetan Barel, Video Game Programmer — Now at Gameloft, Barel was most recently a graphics researcher intern at INRIA.
  • Guillory Jean-Marie, HR Manager — Jean-Marie was previously an HR apprentice at EDF CNEN.
  • Sebastian Bzdega, Producer — Also part of Gameloft now, Bzdega was previously a developer manager at Playlogic Game Factory.
  • Vivek Mehra, Game Programmer — Mehra was most recently a software engineer at NetXcell Limited.

InMobi

  • Rajani S., Head of Campaign Management – APAC — Joining InMobi this week, Rajani S. was previously an AdWords associate at Google.
  • Vishnuram Shridhar, Partner Manager — A second hire for InMobi, Shridhar was a master’s student at the Indian School of Business.

Jumptap

  • Regina Sebring, Vice President of Publisher Partnerships — As noted prior, Regina Sebring joins Jumptap this week. She was most recently the vice president and general manager at AudienceScience Inc.
  • Kristen Bauer, Revenue Accountant — Also now at Jumptap, Bauer was previously an accounting intern at ServiceCEO.

Loopt

  • Connie Chang, Senior Community Manager — Loopt makes a single hire this week. Chang was previously a senior community manager  (Silicon Valley) at Yelp.com.

Millennial Media

  • Robert Smith, Product Manager — Marking an internal shift at Millennial Media, Smith changes roles from operations coordinator.

Papaya Mobile

  • Lingshu Wong, Web Engineer — Joining Papaya Mobile, Wong was previously a front-end engineer at Neo Grid.

Tapjoy

  • John Henn, European Sales Manager — Now at Tapjoy, Henn was previously a territory manager GSA & Nordics / OEM sales at Connect 2 Media.