Senior Game Designer

Remote - UK

Job Vacancy Background
Work on ground-breaking multiplayer titles, push the boundaries of games technology and virtual worlds, or get to grips with some of the world’s toughest security challenges. If your ambitions are high, we’ll give you the tools, support and culture to take them even higher.
The Multiplayer Group (MPG) are 300 developers and data scientists, helping our clients and partners build 20+ AAA projects at any one time.  We’re probably the most experienced multiplayer dev group in the world and we’re set up to help the games industry make games more easily, to deliver the highest quality, and become long-term partners.
We hire the best people, our talented team is spread across the globe. We’re remote-friendly and big on wellbeing, so if you love the sound of us, we’d love to hear from you!
Your Mission
As our Senior Game Designer, you will be responsible for analysis, problem-solving, recommendation, and industry comparisons for our clients’ games and internal games.

What you'll be doing:

  • Takes ownership of player character core mechanics, controls and character camera, makes a plan for how they should be used to drive development towards the vision laid out by the Lead Designer
  • Create game systems that answer the needs of the client with regard to the targeted experience for the player
  • Standardize, document and communicate the systems to the game team
  • Adjust the game systems to allow the player to elaborate valid strategies in phase with the experience sought
  • Define the skills of the player used with the game systems as well as any related obstacles
  • Create a control scheme that is both comfortable and easily mastered, by applying the relevant ergonomic principles
  • Define the information needed by the player to make interesting choices and adapted to his/her situation in the game, interface or menus
  • Other duties as assigned

What we need from you:

  • Extensive experience working within the Game Industry, with experience of shipping at least two title
  • Highly proficient in game and system design
  • Passion for creating fun, compelling and addictive user experiences
  • Good project management skills , time management skills with a proven ability to focus on priorities, solve problems, juggle multiple tasks and meet deadlines, all while maintaining a positive outlook
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Genuine interest and passion for games
  • Experience in designing mobile touch screen controls
  • Experience in utilizing JIRA task management

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