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Lead Game Designer

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary/rate: $40,000-$65,000
  • Date posted: 16/02/18
  • Job reference: 6318
  • Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

Amiqus have partnered with a AAA console studio based in Singapore, who are currently looking to bolster their ranks and require a Lead Game Designer to help work on their new console title and manage a small team of designers.

The Studio were formed by a range of key figures in the games industry, and over the years have built an experienced English speaking International Team.

The studio have released some of the biggest games on console and PC platforms and have worked with some of the biggest studios in world on a range of projects. This role will focus on you working on an existing FPS franchise, which has earned high praise and acclaim. 

As the Lead Game Designer you will work closely with the Creative Director in defining the vision to the title. Your primary role will be to mentor and manage the Game Design teams, taking part in reviews, recruitment and having oversight of everything Design related. There will also be opportunity to stay ‘hands on’ and design your own game systems/mechanics and take part in implementing, tweaking and fine tuning these. 

The ideal candidate will be passionate about all fields of Design and will think outside the box when it comes to aspects such as weapon tuning, UI, enemy/boss behaviour and control systems.  

Requirements 

  • At least 5 years’ experience in Game Design
  • Shipped at least 2 console titles 
  • Past Lead or mentoring experience
  • Past experience with designing and balancing gameplay systems and mechanics 
  • Experience in Action/Adventure games would be a plus 
In addition to an amazing project, the studio can also help candidates with relocation assistance, which includes help with accommodation, covered relocation expenses, visa assistance and help with International children’s schools.
If you are interested in hearing more please send your CV to will.hudson@amiqus.com  
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