Are you the sort of guy who reads though board game instruction manuals as if they were spy thrillers? Do you look through the rule sets and instantly see exploits? If that’s you, you might be the right person for us. Our ideal candidate is a video games enthusiast who understands how to translate game mechanics into powerful emotional responses. We are looking for an Intern Game Designer to come with us on an adventure wrought with untold dangers, chaos, and treasures. Still interested? Read below…

Your tasks

  • Work closely with UX designers and gameplay programmers to define and implement tightly-integrated, ground-breaking and mutually-reinforcing features: player abilities, enemies and obstacles to be overcome, plus the systems that tie everything together
  • Provide crisp feedback to quickly iterate on concepts, proposing solutions as well as criticism
  • Contribute to the overall game design, making an impact on the overall player experience
  • Analyze player behavior to optimize game balance and KPIs such as retention or player spending
  • Create and maintain game design documents

Required skills/experience

  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Understanding of design principles and basic economics
  • Ability to empathize with players and understand their perspective
  • Passion for playing and creating games
  • Fluent in English
  • Highly self-motivated
  • No drama and fun to work with

Preferred skills/experience

  • Art and/or audio production.
  • Script / story writing
  • Ability to drive design using data and metrics
  • Able to work in VR without getting sick (don’t worry we can test you during an onsite)

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