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Lead Game Designer

  • Location: South East
  • Salary/rate: £40,000 - £45,000
  • Date posted: 23/03/18
  • Job reference: 6230
  • Permanent
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A South East based Games studio are currently looking for a Lead Game Designer to help manage and mentor a team on a new title, currently in development. 

As the Lead Designer you will work closely with the Game Director, in defining the vision to the title. Your primary task will be to assist with the games development, you will hit the ground running, designing the core gameplay elements to the game, such as mechanics, narrative, missions and features. You’ll also have a hand in mentoring the current design team to be able to produce the AAA output that is expected. 

They are looking for this individual to have high energy and passion for games on all platforms and constantly come up with new and innovative ideas to keep the users engaged. This role will promote freedom in your work style and will allow you to be creative with design in an open-plan environment, where ideas are commonly contributed and everyone has an input on the project.

The studio have a great reputation for producing games which consistently break the ‘millions’ downloads/units sold statistic and will allow this designer the opportunity to add a new range of titles on their CV. 

This role is open to Lead Designers or Senior Designers who think they can take the challenge of leading a team. 


  • At least 4 Years’ experience in a Game Design position
  • Past mentoring or lead experience
  • Shipped at least one title on mobile or console platforms
  • High energy and a passionate designer
  • An interest in Cars, whether this is racing or combat focused would be a bonus
In addition to an amazing project, the studio can offer successful candidates help with Relocation Assistance, Pension and Healthcare, in one of the UK’s most sought after, family friendly locations. If you are interested in this position or simply want to know more, please send your CV to 
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