Associate/Mid System Designer - Diablo IV

About the Employer

We Need You

The minions of Hell are growing stronger...

We're working on a new, unannounced Diablo project. Are you a skilled Systems Designer? Come work with us, and together we will build something exceptional.

Our team of talented developers is growing. Our backgrounds are diverse, but we all share a real passion for what we do. We believe that if you’re looking for a tight-knit crew that celebrates self-expression and embraces collaboration, we might be a phenomenal fit for you.

You’ll find yourself working with a talented team of designers, programmers, and artists to help create, implement and tune classes, items, and features for this unannounced Diablo project.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in game design, a strong aptitude for critical thinking and analysis, outstanding people skills, boundless creativity, extensive knowledge of Diablo games, and a longstanding passion for playing video games.

Requirements

  • A minimum of three years of experience in the video game industry
  • Must have shipped at least one AAA title in a design role
  • Able to help develop and follow a strong design vision for a game system from concept to completion
  • Able to communicate effectively with programming, design, art, and production
  • Strong sense of what makes a fun and compelling experience for game system
  • Exceptional interpersonal and verbal and written communications skills
  • Outstanding self-motivation and initiative
  • A familiarity with scripting languages and a strong foundation in math
  • Extensive experience developing or playing action RPG titles
  • Passion for video games, especially Blizzard Entertainment titles

Pluses

  • Previous experience on a Blizzard Entertainment title
  • Analytical skills for evaluating systems and interpreting player behavior
  • Creative writing skills for wording of abilities, items, features, and tooltips
  • User Interface design experience
  • Prior work experience or education in other (non-design) disciplines: art, programming, production, or sound
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.

Blizzard Entertainment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Accommodation Request: We are committed to working with and providing reasonable assistance to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you are a disabled individual requiring an accommodation to apply for an open position, please email your request to talentacquisition@blizzard.com. General employment questions cannot be accepted or processed here. Thank you for your interest.