I am working with a AAA studio based in London on their latest award-winning project. They are looking for a Senior Narrative Designer to join their talented and successful team with experience on current gen console. You will be accountable for the creation, development and implementation of the games narrative, setting, characters, story arc, emotional tone as directed by the project leadership.
What will you be doing?
- Brainstorming and creating core narrative pillars and narrative structures that fit with project themes
- Producing high quality engaging dialogues
- Constant liaising with departments and colleagues
- Pitching ideas and creations with other disciplines to create amazing outcomes
- Make and sustain strong storyline related mission logics
- Pro-actively respond to criticism. Remaining open minded and focused on solutions to improve narrative
- Training and supporting junior staff
- Working alongside the production team to prioritise tasks, and help manage creative pipeline
- To be able to provide and verify estimates, identify risks, and avoid blockers
- Creating, regularly updating, and maintaining documentation of work
- Maintaining a positive, motivational work environment
Who you are
- Qualified to degree level or comparable
- 5+ years’ experience as a narrative designer in video games
- Outstanding at creating worlds full of mystery and populating them imaginatively
- Great communicator and inspired writer
- Able to work independently and collaboratively as a team without supervision
- Able to liaise with stakeholders, collecting feedback, taking direction, and iterating quickly
- Script writing inc. cinematic scenes, VO barks, storyboards, branching dialogues…
- Deep understanding of interactive narrative
- Able to write concept briefs for other disciplines such as artists, programmers, and audio designers
- SVN, Perforce, AlienBrain...
This studio offers competitive salaries, bonus scheme and full corporate benefits. World famous games to work on too!
To apply please submit your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference 2540.
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