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Senior/Lead Game Designer – AAA Games – Denmark, Sweden or Spain – Permanent

Project: AAA Console multiplayer game

OPM’s client is a currently seeking a talented and experience Senior/Lead Designer to join their dedicated team in creating an as yet unannounced, one-of-a-kind game.

 

The successful candidate will be a passionate professional, able to translate the vision into hands-on implementation of the project.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Accomplished game designer with extensive experience and at least one published AAA title in lead capacity, preferably for a AAA multiplayer title.
  • Practical understanding and experience in the full development cycle of a AAA game, which means that you know what it takes to go from initial concept to a full, fun, and functional game experiences.
  • You have thorough experience with 3Cs (character, camera, controls) and combat from your previous work on AAA titles.
  • Able to manage an in-house team of game designers, experienced in giving and receiving direction.
  • Able to develop plans and give clear direction to both internal and external team members.
  • Possess a problem-solving attitude, able to look past immediate technical constraints.
  • Able to respond elegantly to creative changes, at any part of the process, using an analytical and organized approach.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead a team of designers to realize the vision of the game and gameplay directors.
  • Establish standards and bring new knowledge to the studio within 3Cs implementation (camera, controls, character) and combat.
  • Collaborate with cross discipline teams to implement multiplayer game systems and gameplay mechanics.
  • Serve as conduit between game management team and design team, ensuring expectations are always clear.
  • Use the client’s proprietary tools to design, prototype and test gameplay mechanics.
  • Operate effectively where you must balance hands-on implementation, and high-level direction.
  • Maintain and supervise game features and make sure that they are represented properly throughout the game.
  • Developing rules for reward systems and game achievements.?
  • Deliver content within quality requirements, on schedule, and within technical limitations.

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Hands on experience implementing different kinds of combat systems and player cameras.
  • Relevant design education.?
  • Work showcases (E. g. in published games, on personal website, or on YouTube).

BENEFITS:

  • Full VISA and relocation support for the successful candidate and their family
  • Competitive salary package

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 415!

Senior/Lead Game Designer – AAA Games – Denmark, Sweden or Spain – Permanent

OPM
Full time

Published on 07/28/2021

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