Senior Game Designer

NZ residency or work visa required

We are currently looking for an experienced Game Designer to join our team to work on some of our current and upcoming new titles. You will be working closely with the Directors forming the vision and creative foundation of our games. Also working closely with the programmers and artists to lead a team from prototypes to final world-wide releases of our titles.

Are you a designer with experience in free to play game systems and models? Do you have a passion for creating fun and engaging worlds and experiences? Want to help drive the success of an ambitious independent studio? Have a proven track record in shipping high quality mobile titles? Then you should join us on your journey!

 

Responsibilities

  • Game design documentation, script writing, level-design, level scripting, data entry and game balancing;
  • Develop prototypes that relate to the vision of the features and/or tasks for which you are responsible;
  • Construct engaging and creative gameplay systems with fun features that will improve user experience, engagement and monetization;
  • Update all project documents and maintain regular updates of all design aspects of the game for an overall quality;
  • Leads and mentors other game designers in the studio;

 

Desired skills and experience

  • You have 5+ years of game development experience, preferably working on F2P games
  • You have released at least 2 games
  • You have experience designing core game systems
  • You have an excellent understanding the mobile market
  • You have a profound knowledge of monetization in F2P games

Bonus points

  • Experience with Unity and any other major engines
  • Proficiency in scripting languages
  • Advanced economy design skills
  • Understanding of tracking and data analysis

 

What we can offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • Wellness Days
  • Gym Membership Allowance
  • Southern Cross Wellbeing Two cover
  • Regular social events
  • Weekly fruit + coffee machine
  • Relocation + Visa Sponsorship available
  • The chance to be instrumental in the success of a growing and ambitious studio

 

Applications close

September 1, 2022

Related information

https://www.outerdawn.com/careers