Senior Game Designer - Unity (contract)

We are looking for a senior game designer to join our team and help us make a novel and approachable tactics game. We are in production on an unannounced project and want someone to help us with the design polish that will really make it shine. This is a six-month contract and applications close on Monday 18th of April 2022.

Ustwo games is a mobile-first games studio and we love to make interactive entertainment that pushes the boundaries of the medium. We are a small and diverse team of about 30 people coming from all walks of life with the aim to craft interactive entertainment with stand-out production values, heart and broad appeal.

We’re looking for a senior designer to help us with an unannounced mobile title, for a six-month contract. You will be part of a 16 to 18 person development team, bringing your expertise in the final phases of the project to balance and polish some of the most important aspects of the game.

#What you'll be doing

  • Balance elements of the game to give the player a fun and fair experience
  • Improve player feedback and game feel
  • Help deliver easy to understand UI and UX
  • Polish various aspects of the game to a high standard
  • Create a game that is welcoming to players new to the turn-based strategy genre
  • Continuous collaboration with other disciplines

#Requirements

  • Experience working in a game engine such as Unity, Unreal or an in-house engine
  • Has helped deliver elements of design to shippable quality on at least 2 projects
  • Can design systems and levels without supervision
  • Can iterate and improve on existing systems to ship a high quality project
  • Understand and collaborate with other disciplines

#Desirable

  • Experience working in Unity engine
  • Experience working in the genre of turn based strategy or RPG
  • Experience developing game for mobile
  • Experience balancing progression or meta systems (such as light RPGs or Free-to-Play games)

#Diversity Statement

Ustwo games is committed to making a measurable positive impact on people’s everyday lives. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We believe diverse teams help us make better games and we actively hire for cultural growth. We welcome people of all ages, stories and backgrounds. We provide everyone with equal access to professional development.

This is a six-month contract.

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