SMITE - Associate Game Designer

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Hi-Rez Studios

Hi-Rez Studios is looking to hire a passionate Game Designer to work at our studio in Alpharetta, Georgia on SMITE. 

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. 

Come join the creator of the critically acclaimed SMITE, Paladins & Rogue Company as we embark on exciting new  game projects! 

You as a game designer would:

    • Learn the inner-workings of the abilities and themes of new playable characters within SMITE, and provide design feedback on their development. 
    • Pitch and implement SMITE game balance adjustments for gods, items, maps, and more.
    • Pitch and design innovative game features that are designed to improve customer acquisition, engagement and/or monetization, but overall must be fun.
    • Collaborate with the engineering and art team to effectively implement new features and systems.
    • Provide clear feature documentation, diagrams, wireframes and/or prototypes
    • Analyze live data and player feedback to continually optimize existing game experience

Who we are looking for:

    • Significant hours played within SMITE or the MoBA genre and high level of interest in the genre
    • Ability to analyze gameplay mechanics and feature designs
    • Able to design game systems, individual gameplay features & player progressionsUnderstanding of game balance, including statistics, virtual goods, economics and user motivations
    • Understanding of interaction design concepts and principles
    • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
    • Bachelor's degree required
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Location: US Remote

Date posted: 2022-01-20