Rogue Company - Lead Game Designer

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Hi-Rez Studios

Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire a Lead Game Designer to join our Rogue Company team. Our ideal candidate has experience in Character Design, Combat and Weapon Design, Mechanics, and is familiar with Systems Design.

At Hi-Rez, you will have an opportunity to be part of an innovative environment that embraces new and different ideas. We are a passionate and enthusiastic bunch who love video games. We have incredibly talented individuals who are empowered to create, & challenged to learn. All of this means more opportunities for you to unleash your energy, collaboration, and dedication.

What our Lead Game Designers do:

    • Collaborate and take direction from the Stakeholders to take ideas from concept to completion.
    •  Mentor, level up, and lead your team.
    • Work within Unreal Engine 4. 
    • Plan projects with company and development team stakeholders.
    • Constantly solve customer problems with innovative solutions.
    • Research and present high level gameplay pitches for Characters, Weapons, and Game Modes. 
    • Ensure alignment is established.

Who we are looking for:

    • 3-5+ years of applicable experience
    • Self-motivated, well organized, and humble.
    • Excellent cross discipline communication skills that allow you to hone in what is needed.
    • Experience with creating Weapons, Character Abilities, and Game Modes.
    • Passion for online multiplayer shooters and design. 
    • Experience using Unreal Engine 4. 
    • Experience with rapid prototyping.

Extra Points:

    • Profound understanding of competitive shooter titles.
    • Comprehensive understanding and knowledge of Free-To-Play games. 
    • Prior experience working on a Free-to-Play or Games-as-a-service title. 
    • Prior experience working on a Shooter title. 
    • Understand scripting languages and/or visual scripting languages such as Kismet or Blueprint.
    • Strong attention to detail and ability to break down problems. 
    • Strong communication, both verbal and written, to interact with the community.
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Location: USUK Remote /

Date posted: 2022-01-20