Joining the critically acclaimed World of Tanks Blitz team, you are a technical designer who acts as a bridge between the designers and creative director and other team disciplines. You will help build a roadmap and technical architecture of features and ingredients. You have the ability to create complex technical designs and work autonomously to implement prototypes to validate those designs, using Unreal technology, including Blueprints. You are also an advocate for feature development efficiency and are able to improve task and feature estimation, improve efficiency and performance, and grow others along the way.
What will you do?
- Own and implement design features from prototype to production code.
- Provide feedback and mitigate production risk for planned features and content considering engine and toolset constraints
- Debug feature prototype and design system pipelines to ensure that stability and feature implementation is stable, manageable and optimized to exist and function in a live service environment.
- Obtain in-depth knowledge of Unreal engine and Blueprints to identify potential areas for improvement, to grow troubleshooting expertise, and to directly support system, feature and level designers as a lead and subject matter expert.
What are we looking for?
- Solid experience and knowledge of:
- (Visual) Scripting languages and programming concepts
- Unreal 4 or 5 experience or relevant Engine expertise.
- Demonstrated understanding of design principles and the workflows needed to achieve them
- Ability to work with complex logic and data structures which are reusable and modular
- Solid organizational skills
- Ability to write clear and concise technical documentation for technical and non-technical audience
- Creativity (original and resourceful in finding solutions)
- Good communication skills and desire to build strong ties with both technical and design departments on the project
- Proactive and solution-oriented approach
- Ability to communicate constructively with positivity and respect for others
- Good English verbal skills, both orally and in writing
What are some of the benefits we offer?
Benefits and perks are tailored to the local market and culture. Berlin office benefits include:
- Working in one of the main European hubs for mobile game development
- Startup within a company with 25 years of experience in game development
- Flexible working hours & work from home whenever needed
- Unlimited leave upon manager approval
- Public transportation ticket
- Snacks, drinks, and fruit in the office
- Home internet reimbursement
- Gym membership through Urban Sports Club
- Career development and opportunities within a fast-growing organization
- Company pension scheme with a company contribution up to 150 EUR monthly
Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 15 offices worldwide, including studios in Chicago, Prague, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Vilnius. Our diverse and multicultural team works together to deliver a top-class experience to millions of players who enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include free-to-play hits World of Tanks, World of Warships and World of Tanks Blitz.