The job is for a Game Designer to work on an exciting new project - a AAA open-world first-person shooter survival game set in a post-nuclear Miami. The Game Designer will collaborate with the creative director and development team to define and refine the game's vision, core mechanics, and features. They will be responsible for developing a comprehensive Game Design Document (GDD), designing engaging and balanced gameplay systems, creating a detailed open-world design, and working closely with artists, programmers, and audio designers to ensure a cohesive and immersive player experience. The ideal candidate should have proven experience in game design, expertise in Unreal Engine 5, a strong understanding of FPS and survival game mechanics, open-world design, and balancing, excellent communication and collaboration skills, and a passion for gaming.
Are you passionate about creating immersive and engaging experiences in the world of first-person shooter games? We are seeking a talented and experienced Game Designer to join our team on an exciting new project - a AAA open-world first-person shooter survival game set in a post-nuclear Miami. Using the power of Unreal Engine 5, we aim to push the boundaries of visual fidelity, gameplay, and storytelling, creating a unique and memorable experience for players worldwide. As a Game Designer on our team, you'll have the opportunity to bring your creativity and expertise to life, shaping the core mechanics, world design, and features that will define our game. You'll work closely with a passionate and talented team of artists, programmers, and other game development professionals, crafting an experience that will captivate and inspire players for years to come. Responsibilities: - Collaborate with the creative director and development team to define and refine the game's vision, core mechanics, and features. - Develop a comprehensive Game Design Document (GDD), serving as a blueprint for the project and ensuring clear communication of design goals and requirements across the team. - Design engaging and balanced gameplay systems, including character progression, combat, inventory management, and AI behaviors. - Create a detailed open-world design, integrating objectives, challenges, and dynamic events that complement the game's narrative and setting. - Work closely with artists, programmers, and audio designers to ensure a cohesive and immersive player experience. - Participate in regular playtesting sessions, gathering feedback, and iterating on designs to continually improve the game. - Stay current with industry trends, tools, and best practices, ensuring our game remains innovative and competitive in the market. Requirements: - Proven experience in game design, with a strong portfolio showcasing your work on AAA first-person shooter or survival games, particularly in open-world settings. - Expertise in Unreal Engine 5, including its tools, features, and best practices for game development. - Strong understanding of FPS and survival game mechanics, open-world design, and balancing. Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to convey complex ideas clearly and effectively. Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to change and iterate on designs. - Passion for gaming and a deep understanding of what makes a game fun, engaging, and memorable. Join us on this thrilling journey as we create a groundbreaking AAA open-world first-person shooter survival game that will redefine the genre. If you're excited about this opportunity and believe you have the skills and passion to contribute to our project's success, we'd love to hear from you. Apply now and become a part of our ambitious and talented team. To apply, please submit your resume, a cover letter outlining your interest in the project, and a link to your portfolio showcasing your game design work.
Date found: 2023-03-19