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Game Designer

  • Location: London
  • Salary/rate: £30,000 - £50,000
  • Date posted: 02/01/18
  • Job reference: 6096
  • Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

Do you know how game experience, story, systems, mechanics and UI all combine to make a great game?


We're working with a successful and growing Games studio in London to find them an experienced Game Designer who can bring the knowledge of what makes a game great to their studio. As well as being a creative thinker who can bring original ideas to the table, you will also have a methodical approach to game design, and be able to bring fun concepts to fruition. 

In this role you can expect to take full responsibility for the concept and creation of brand new game ideas based around 3rd party IP and brands. The studio specialise in Mobile and VR experiences, so a background in this would be advantageous.  

To be considered for the role, we'd like to see:

  • Strong understanding of game mechanics, balance and pace
  • Brilliant problem solver
  • Recent experience working in a game developer in a similar design position
  • A background using the Unity game engine would be great
  • Strong personal portfolio of game design
  • Good communication skills
  • Friendly and open disposition; someone inclined to work well in a team

The studio is based just north of the city, a few Tube stops away from Euston. It is a modern and well equipped studio with a friendly and stable team. The company values work life balance to offers a number of perks including:

  • Tea, coffee and snacks
  • Latest VR technology 
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Sharesave 
  • Annual Bonus scheme
  • Healthcare plans
  • Season ticket loans
  • Childcare vouchers

This is a great opportunity to join a growing, stable and respected games company making awesome experiences. You can expect to work on a number of different, varied and shorter projects than typical AAA development, so you'll never get bored!

Apply now, or contact Alan Dixon on 01925 839737 or for more information. 
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