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Randstad Game Designer in Redmond, Washington

Game Designer

job details:

  • location:Redmond, WA

  • salary:$38 - $48 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, March 26, 2020

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:774984

job description

Game Designer

job summary:

Level Designer needed for a contract opportunity with Randstad Technologies client in Redmond, WA.

  • We are looking for an experienced and talented game designer to lead an exploration into our core gameplay loops. We make genre-leading racing games that are known for consistent quality, innovation, and authenticity. Our vision is to grow into the world's leading brand for automotive entertainment. Come play a key role on our team and help us achieve this ambitious goal.

  • The gaming industry is evolving to a service model where the most successful studios will learn continuously and respond rapidly to customer needs. This is our challenge. We are looking for a highly organized individual with expert understanding of game loops and player motivations. The ideal candidate will be a problem-solver, a quick learner, organized, and efficient.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the leadership team to understand business goals and player experiences.

  • Design experiences built for retention and engagement.

  • Collaborate across multiple teams and business groups to get things done.

  • Drive analysis around current design trends and approaches.

  • Analyze current trends and provide assessment for emergent opportunities.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years game industry experience. AAA+ experience preferred.

  • 3+ years driving retention and engagement strategies.

  • Excellent business analysis and strategic thinking skills.

  • Detailed oriented and thorough, along with the ability to think about the big picture to understand key trends and competitive landscape.

  • Success driving business results for service-based consumer experiences, with an emphasis on game experiences.

  • Demonstrated track record of success.

  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • A Bachelor's degree in Business, Analytics or Engineering is desirable.

  • A passion for developing high quality games.

Top 3 must-have hard skills

1: Gameplay design experience (3-5 years)

2: Shipped an AAA title (N/A)

3: Creating retention and engagement strategies (3-5 years)

location: Redmond, Washington

job type: Contract

salary: $38 - 48 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the leadership team to understand business goals and player experiences.

  • Design experiences built for retention and engagement.

  • Collaborate across multiple teams and business groups to get things done.

  • Drive analysis around current design trends and approaches.

  • Analyze current trends and provide assessment for emergent opportunities.

qualifications:

  • Experience level: Experienced

  • Minimum 3 years of experience

  • Education: Bachelors

skills:

  • Level Design

  • game designer

  • Gameplay Designer

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