Intermediate Game Designer

Piranha Games

Full time

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Sep 22

Piranha Games Inc. shares the increasing global concern about COVID-19 and we take the situation very seriously. To adjust to the current situation, we are still running our business as usual, while working remotely. We are currently hiring remote staff to join our team as we remain flexible for as long as is necessary to keep our employees and our community safe. Remote positions will eventually be required to work in the Vancouver office once it is safe to do so.


WHY YOU SHOULD WORK WITH PGI:

  • Flexible Schedules
  • Social Events
  • Comprehensive Benefits


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design systems/aspects of the game and in-game gameplay
  • Implement, tune, and maintain gameplay experience to ensure the product’s critical and commercial success
  • Collaborate with the Lead Designer, Senior Designers and the Engineering Team to refine design mechanics and implementation
  • Liaise with the Art Team to integrate features and design mechanics into the game
  • Analyze game data to continuously improve user gaming experience
  • Conceptualize, create and collaborate to maintain detailed game design documentation
  • Take ownership of smaller sections of the game defined by the Lead and Senior designers
  • Other duties as assigned


REQUIREMENTS:

  • A minimum of 2 years of game development experience in a design role on a shipped title
  • Game design experience in a similar capacity within the video game industry
  • Passion for creating fun, compelling and addictive user experience. Dedicated to bringing innovation to users
  • Demonstrated strong understanding of major game design elements
  • Ability to break down complex problems into detailed solutions
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • High level of documentation skills including written and visual elements
  • Ability to work within a team-oriented environment


ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2-4 years of experience in developing key game features Strong quantitative analysis skills
  • Experience with Multi-player Online Gameplay and Design
  • Ability to work on any aspect of the game (Interface, Gameplay, Metagame, Economy)


Piranha Games is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Should you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at recruiting@piranhagames.com.


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