Senior Game Designer

About the Employer

Senior Game Designer (f/m/d)

We are currently seeking a talented and experienced Senior Game Designer to join our team to create a unique 3rd person PvE-based co-op shooter for a hardcore target audience.

We are looking for people who love the idea of working together in interdisciplinary teams and a fast-paced and professional environment. You will be joining the talented team behind a yet unannounced project, a F2P 3rd person co-op shooter aimed at hardcore players packed with innovation. Work with us on enhancing our meta systems and monetization within our player-interest-first strategy.

We believe the best games are made by diverse teams and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Responsibilities

  • Design and prototype core gameplay systems, including core gameplay and combat systems
  • Implement and balance gameplay features from initial design to final polish
  • Thorough understanding of the three C’s and combat chess dynamics
  • Create and maintain internal design documentation, including feature specifications and implementation guides
  • Collaborate with the team to ensure the implementation of systems into actual gameplay and maintain overall balance between multiple gameplay systems
  • Iterate, balance and tune gameplay features based on ideas and feedback from team, QA and play-testing during the whole production


Qualifications

  • 5+ years of industry experience within AAA, ideally in systems or combat design capacity
  • Experience with combat design and action games
  • Ability to deliver under deadlines and time constraints
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Avid gamer with knowledge and understanding of various games and game types
  • Passionate about videogame

Desirable skills

  • First or 3rd-person shooter experience is a plus
  • Previous experience with Unreal
  • Experience with Scrum and Kanban production methods

Employment details

  • Full-time
  • Status: employment
  • Start: as soon as possible

Benefits

We support you all the way

Relocation bonus and ongoing support and assistance, occupational pension scheme

We care about your well-being

Flexible working hours, fresh fruit and vegetables every day, hot and cold beverages of your choice, in-house massage, fitness Club membership, monthly company events, Berlin public transportation Jobticket

We encourage continuous learning

Extensive games/books library, dedicated Talent Development Manager, participation at various game conferences

We know how to have fun

A variety of exciting Team Events, regular in-house social events, summer and Christmas Party, beer and soft drinks for Friday meetings

If this sounds exciting to you, and you love to work in a creative environment with people who are passionate about their work, we are looking forward to getting to know you!