We are looking for a talented and experienced Lead Game Designer who would help us guide the engineering team on our partnered AAA titles on Unreal Engine 4 for PC and Consoles.
If you’re up for a challenge, don’t hesitate and apply!
BECOMING ONE OF THE DRAGONS YOU WILL :
Assess the workload vs. production capacity, plan the work, and set priorities for the game design team;
Allocate duties and follow the evolution of the team’s progress on deliverables;
Able to drive and follow-up on prototyping (both digital and paper based) with other game designers, artists and programmers;
Develop and own the vision for a game from concept, development to live operations.
Daily coordination with Production, Art, Tech, Game Design, and other teams both internal and external teams.
Define all game features and create relevant game design documentation.
Oversee implementation of features to ensure they are built according to specs.
Decide on needed iterations through play-testing, usability, and live ops.
Partner with the Lead Level Designer and a team of content designers to ensure high quality content in line with the game’s vision.
Take concepts from one-pagers to complete game designs with the help of your team.
Participate in prototype efforts to prove-out early design concepts.
Present new game concepts, designs and stories to executive leadership and stakeholders.
Drive to build a creative, world-class design culture.
Ability to communicate your designs and vision to colleagues from different professional backgrounds.
Thorough understanding of games’ commercial appeal, and motivations to different player demographics.
Take accountability and ownership of projects from start to finish.
Work unsupervised and take ownership and full responsibility of specific features and systems.
Multi-task like a pro.
EXPECTATIONS ARE CLEAR :
4-5+ years of game industry experience;
2+ years of experience designing games as Lead Designer;
At least one PC or Console game shipped as a Lead Designer;
Proficiency in clear communication of complex concepts, including experience in creating project documentation.
Ability to provide focused and inspiring creative leadership, and to coordinate and motivate a whole team;
Understanding programming / scripting in game design and experience working with Unreal Engine 4, its Blueprints, Behaviour Trees, EQS and other such systems;
Very strong problem-solving abilities;
Very strong leadership skills and autonomy to drive own creative team;
Strong English both written and verbal;
Passion for PC and Console video games is a must!
Grow with us, we’ve got you covered :
competitive financial reward (yes, we are fair enough);
challenges to raise your XPs score (professional trainings and conferences, internal mentorship);
paid vacation and sick leave;
culture of diversity & inclusion to unite the most outstanding talents;
community of people who understand your game passion.
Join Dragon’s Lake Entertainment and take challenges you’ve always been dreaming about.