Senior Game Designer - SUMO SHEFFIELD

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Job Title Senior Game Designer - SUMO SHEFFIELD
Job Category Game Design
Job Description We build ground-breaking games and content for some of the world’s biggest publishers including Microsoft, Sony, Apple and Sega. Sheffield is our largest studio and headquarters, situated just north-east of the city centre, where we’ve built and contributed to some of the world’s best-loved game franchises.
It’s an exciting time to be part of Sumo, winners of the Develop: Star Awards 2019 Best Studio; big things are on the horizon and we want you to be part of our continued journey. Join us!
The role @ Sumo
We are looking for a passionate Senior Game Designer to join Sumo Digital on an exciting new IP.  This is a fantastic opportunity for a game designer specialising in weapon systems and combat mechanics to play a pivotal role in developing the core experience of a AAA game from the ground up.

Within this role you will:
• Take ownership of features from inception through to game release; striving for quality and innovation while adhering to the core vision of the game
• Be the champion of quality for multiple feature designs; executing the vision of the stakeholder team
• Review and adapt designs based on user testing and telemetry data
• Mentor junior design team members

To be successful you will have:
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• A proven track record of designing weapon and combat systems for high-profile shooter games
• A likable and approachable personality with a desire to motivate those around you
• A passionate love of gaming and a strong understanding of modern gaming trends; particularly in the PvP shooter genre.
• 5+ years in game development
• Knowledge of UE4
Salary Based on experience
Location Anywhere
Job Category Game Design
Date posted 06/08/2020
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