Lead Game Designer

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Job Title Lead Game Designer
Job Category Games Designer,Lead Designer
Job Description Company Description

Interested in working for an exciting company that is redefining the way people play video games? Interested in working for a world class company in a fun, and rewarding environment in Barcelona? Then Gameloft is the company for you!

About Gameloft

Leader in the development and publishing of mobile games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, two of which are featured in the “Top 10 Games by All-Time Worldwide Downloads” from App Annie. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat and Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®. Gameloft distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs 4,600 people worldwide. Every month, 114 million unique users can be reached by advertisers in Gameloft games with Gameloft Advertising Solutions, a leading B2B offering dedicated to brands and agencies. Gameloft is a Vivendi company.
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About Gameloft Advertising Solutions

With a monthly audience of more than 113 million unique players and an inventory of 2.4 billion impressions, Gameloft Advertising Solutions offers advertisers a unique level of visibility and engagement. To date, Gameloft Advertising Solutions has delivered more than 3000 campaigns for prestigious brands such as Air France, Coca-Cola®, Ford, FOX™, Kellogg’s®, McDonalds, ©Netflix, Procter & Gamble, Samsung and Unilever, in over 40 countries around the world (North America, Latin America, Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, etc.).
All trademarks referenced above are owned by their respective trademark owners.

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with the Creative Director, Studio Manager, Senior Producers and and other team leads to define the game vision and execute on that vision with excellence.
  • Direct the tone, gameplay and meta structure of the project with an eye on innovation, while leveraging a healthy F2P ecosystem
  • Collaborate with gameplay designers to ensure that game designs meet quality requirements and documentation standards. Set clear creative goals and deliverables; lead and focus efforts across the design team to ensure a cohesive experience across the game and service.
  • Anticipate threats to quality and innovation and work effectively with the team leads to mitigate.
  • Build and maintain a collaborative relationship with Art, Technology, Audio and Production that ensures a best-in-industry production process.
  • Coordinate and direct level design teams, to ensure the perfect synergy between mechanics and progression through the game.
  • Allocate, coordinate and plan resources in collaboration with managers and producers. Anticipate recruitment needs of game designers and participate in the recruitment process.


Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Above 4 years as GD including experiences as lead GD or main GD for core gameplay on mobile platforms
  • Must have shipped at least 2 successful titles as a lead or senior GD position
  • Proficient in all aspects of game design such as gameplay, balancing, and reward system, etc.
  • Ability to concisely convey ideas, formulate and develop complex concepts
  • Capable of providing focused and inspiring creative leadership, and able to coordinate and motivate a whole design team
  • Up-to-date on the mobile market and trend
  • Ability to hold a strong creative vision while also keeping that vision agile
  • High visual creativity and passion for developing video games•       Excellent organizational skills
  • University degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science is an asset
  • Excellent level of English 

Assets:

  • Knowledge of object oriented and natural programming languages
  • Working experience on Next Gen platforms
  • University degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science.


Additional Information
Why Join the World of Gameloft?

  • Because you want to be part of an exceptional experience within a company that is constantly growing!
  • Because you want to work with talented people who are industry pioneers!
  • Because you want to join a global company and meet great people around the world from all walks of life.
  • Or, just because you’re looking for a great place to work!

 What can Gameloft Barcelona offer you even more?
  • Private health insurance
  • Permanent contract with career-development opportunities
  • An exceptional, dynamic, demanding and motivating working environment within a fast           growing company
  • Monthly ticket restaurant card
  • Free fruit every morning
  • Central location and beautiful view in front of Sagrada Familia
  • Free afternoon on your birthday
  • 25 days of annual paid leave
  • An international environment which offers daily contact with other countries & cultures.

 We can’t wait to find our next great talent!

Job reference: #LI-RD2

Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted and your CV will be saved in our files for a period of 6 months.

Want to know more? Please visit our Website: [link url=http://www.gameloft.comÂ]www.gameloft.com [/link]

If the offer interests you, Join the Game!
Salary Negotiable
Location Barcelona
Job Category Game Design
Date posted 02/01/2019
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