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Lead Game Designer

Posted on: 29th September 2020

Once upon a game...

Veterans of the gaming industry for over 25 years came together to create a studio that would set the standards of AR/VR today.

A large team of 70 people working hard on small dedicated teams. 

Today they are focused on their new AAA VR Game.

The role you play...

Joining the team as a lead game designer, you will be creating compelling interactive experiences for the player. You will be the guardian of the game design and will head a team of talented designers. 

What your week might look like...

  • You will be planning and organizing the project itself.
  • Thinking ahead at new techniques and strategies that will positively impact yourself and the team.
  • Collaboration with art, tech and production to ensure the highest quality product is delivered
  • Mentoring your team members, helping them to develop and grow as they progress. 
  • Anticipating technical issues that may arise throughout and preventing them.

What we are looking for...

  • 8+ Years experience within the game industry.
  • Experience in UI/UX design.
  • Previous experience working as a lead designer. 
  • Experience with narrative design and technical game design.
  • Knowledge of Unreal and Blueprint.
  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English.
  • An entrepreneurial attitude towards your work.
  • Passionate about game design.
  • Previous experience working on shipped VR or AR projects. 
  • You are comfortable communicating and working with tight deadlines. 
  • Understanding of design tools and pipelines.

What you can look forward to...

  • Benefits reflected by your experience and job role.
  • You will be entitled to flexible working hours.
  • Beautiful studio located in the heart of Amsterdam
  • Up to 30% income tax reduction for eligible ex-pats. 
  • 26 days holiday, with the option to buy 5 more.
  • Group activities throughout the year and an annual VR game jam.
  • Working within a company that values a healthy work-life balance.
  • Free pension plan
  • Access to an onsite canteen offering cheap, healthy lunch options.
  • Friday afternoon drinks with colleagues.
  • Free train commuting to and from Amsterdam if you are located outside of the city.
  • Access to the latest VR hardware to use within the studios and take home when necessary.
  • Dependant on your situation, it is possible to have financial support for relocation.

 


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