Microsoft's internal Halo studio, 343 Industries, is in the process of bulking up its workforce having listed 15 new jobs on the recruitment page of its website. Those are just the positions made available in July - in total there are open 24 jobs listed.

"Do you love Halo? Do you want to be part of the creation of a new game in the Halo universe? Are you a programmer with an interest in animation and cinematics?" reads a listing which seeks a software development engineer. "We are gathering an incredible team to help drive the future of Halo."

An all encompassing statement from the studio reads: "343 Industries is forging the future of Halo, expanding and building upon one of the most important and successful franchises in gaming history. Halo is a rich and exciting universe that encompasses AAA video games, New York Times best-selling novels, world-class animation and much, much more. Just you wait. 343 is set to revolutionize gaming and entertainment by putting the industry's fiercest talent in one room and diving for cover. Come be part of the awesome."

If you want to be part of "the awesome" you can find all open jobs right here.

Of course, fans won't have to wait for the first Halo game from 343 to get their next fix; Bungie's final game in the franchise it created, Halo: Reach, is scheduled for release on September 14.