Game Designer

Essentials

Technology used

Job title: Game Designer
Location: Bucharest
Type: employment contract OR B2B

Illustrator, Photoshop, Balsamiq
Proto.io, Leanplum, Delta DNA

Offer

Work in world class team, together with people with huge experience at making games
Highly collaborative environment, everybody involved in decision making
Fast paced, dynamic start-up culture
Flexible work hours
Nice office in central Bucharest

Client

Our client is a rising gaming start-up from Bucharest focused on original mobile games.
We are looking for talented game designers to join our world class team. You will have a chance to be actively involved in the creation of games with a global audience and you will be part of an outstanding group of people that includes some of the most experienced people in Romania’s gaming industry.

Role

If you have solid game design knowledge, experience with free to play mechanics and a passion for making games, we would love to hear from you!

Responsibilities

You will be involved in feature development from concept to delivery:
• Think of feature goals and how it fits in the big picture, considering LiveOps implications
• Create feature briefs, specs, economy worksheets and handle tuning
• Mock UI/UX
• Collaborate with developers during implementation
• Track results and iterate to improve the feature

You will also participate in the conception and setup of Live Operations: new game content such as additional heroes and gear, events, competitions, limited time offers, etc.

Requirements

3+ years experience as a game designer working on feature development
In depth knowledge of freemium-type systems and core loops
Generalist typology, can easily cover various aspects of a feature (not focused on just level design or just gameplay)
Good knowledge of what drives day-to-day high-performance live services
Does not shy away from LiveOps content creation work

Nice to have

Solid experience working on live free to play games that generate revenue through both in-app purchases and ads
Experience setting up live content using 3rd party tools such as Leanplum, Delta DNA, etc or using proprietary tools.
Knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop, Balsamiq, Proto.io
Personal gaming projects

Personal traits

Mature, self driven, capable of driving large features with minimal supervision
Excellent communication skills
Continuous learner
Passion for games

Apply today

If you meet the minimum requirements and are interested in applying for this position, please send your details to careers@key-talents.com with “Game Designer”, in the subject line.