Game Economy Designer

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Job Title Game Economy Designer
Job Category Games Designer
Job Description We’re looking for a game economy designer to join our team, working on an exciting free-to-play product based on a globally-recognised IP for a major publisher. The successful applicant will possess a combination of economy and metagame design, analytic, and statistical skills; with an ability to create fun and rewarding game experiences that drive user retention and conversion. Most importantly, the successful candidate will have a deep knowledge and passion for a wide range of game types and data-informed design.

  • The main focus is designing, prototyping and the implementation of the game’s economy and related systems
  • Work in collaboration with developers and analysts to define high-level goals for user behaviour and design systems to align with KPI’s
  • During live development you will be responsible for balancing, maintenance and optimisation to continually improve performance metrics.
  • Ability to analyse collected data, prioritise and report on underperforming aspects of the economic model, then design and propose solutions to key stakeholders.

Requirements & Qualifications:
  • A passion for F2P and strong understanding of trends in F2P business models
  • At least one shipped title in a F2P economy design position incorporating development and live operations
  • The ability to create and optimise game economy prototypes and simulations prior to in-game implementation
  • A passion for high quality game design with an ability to clearly and concisely break down and talk about game mechanics
  • A good communicator.  You will be working with multiple disciplines in a team-oriented environment and must be able to communicate goals
  • An exceptional academic background
  • Able to write clearly and succinctly
  • You must be able to listen to and be open to feedback and integrate it into your work
  • Obsessive gamer, interested in why things work

  To apply please send your CV to:
Salary DOE+benefits+bonus
Location Brighton, UK & Europe
Job Category Game Design
Date posted 03/04/2017
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