Crytek is looking for a Senior Level Designer to work on Crysis 4 (Working Title) in our Frankfurt, Germany based studio.
As a senior level designer you will support and mentor level designers within the team, working closely with team leads to ensure the vision of the game is presented in the missions appropriately. You design and create fun, exciting, beautiful environments from conception to completion, creating paper designs, contributing to design discussions and solving design challenges. Appreciation of technology and architecture is a plus.
*Sample pictures and portfolio link, which shows sample work are necessary.*
Relocation & Remote WorkAlthough we believe living close to our studio helps foster team spirit and stronger bonds between team members, we understand that people have different needs and expectations for their place of residence. You have a choice of three location options, allowing you to work with Crytek from anywhere you wish:
1. Come to our modern headquarters in Frankfurt and receive an attractive relocation package and have access to all of our benefits.
2. If you are already living in a European Union member state, we are able to offer you a permanent work contract and allow you to work remotely as an employee from there.
3. If you are interested in full-time remote work in any other country outside of the European Union, we can offer you a freelance contract arrangement.
Execute the design direction and be responsible for designing and building level content from whitebox to final quality
Mentor, encourage and inspire team members around you
Take part in playtesting and ensure feedback is applied
Proactively solve issues and seek feedback to ensure your work is always the best it can be
Communicate and work closely with other departments
Ensure your work meets technical standards and is bug free
5+ years of professional experience as Level Designer
At least two shipped AAA titles on PC or consoles (please list title(s)).
Excellent sense for design and creating outstanding user experiences
Excited, passionate and self-motivated
Must be able to adapt to new technologies
Excellent English communication and writing skills
Keep a positive team-oriented attitude
Be proactive and self-motivated
Previous team leadership experience
Strong understanding of level design principles, pacing and mission flow
Experience with visual scripting or experience with 3D modelling software
Working knowledge of CryEngine Sandbox toolset
Strong communicator, able to easily present ideas and information to the team
Understanding of game design theory and practice
What you can expect from us
A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
Flexible work time.
Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
Free German lessons
Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment.
...and much more!