Combat Designer – AAA PC / Console Games – South East UK / Hybrid- Permanent

Location: Guildford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26045 Posted: 4 weeks ago

With a passion to deliver high-end cinematic games, our client is carving a unique and exciting path in the games industry.

The successful candidate will contribute to our client’s unique narrative experiences at the highest levels of AAA production on one of their exciting new projects!



· Previous shipped a Console or PC title while responsible for Combat Design.

· Previous experience designing combat rules, AI behaviour and skill progression systems.

· Experience scripting and level designing to accommodate combat scenarios.

· Previous experience designing and writing scripts.

· Experience in Motion Capture for combat systems.

· Knowledge of 3rd person combat systems and techniques used in modern AAA titles.



· Design combat systems and game logic through visual scripting systems and in-house tools.

· Develop compelling combat systems that scale and evolve in complexity and challenge through player progression.

· Create and develop combat systems from concept to final quality in collaboration with the design team, programmers, and artists.

· Create and translate prototypes into game systems.

· Use and modify existing blueprints to create new gameplay.

· Define sets of combat rules, actions, and abilities to accommodate and showcase enemy behaviours.

· Craft exciting and rewarding 3rd person combat encounters and experiences.



· VISA support and Relocation Assistance if required

· 25 days annual leave

· Profit-related bonus scheme

· Life assurance and pension

· Inclusive and supportive culture


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 415!

Tagged as: combat, Game Design

Max. file size: 10 MB.

Tags: combat , Game Design Categories: Creative , Design


Jordan Adcock

Operations Manager

See Jordan's jobs

Mental Health Awareness Month 2022 – Resources for the Games Industry

Every year, millions of people around the world observe May as Mental Health Awareness Month. During this time, people help…

Read more

OPMjobs Partners with Into Games for the IG50 Initiative

OPMjobs has partnered with Into Games to showcase 50 talented individuals looking to make a name for themselves in the…

Read more

What is the Role of a Computer Games Tester?

For anyone who has passion for gaming, a role as a Computer Games Tester could be the perfect match. It’s…

Read more

Copyright © 2022 OPMjobs Ltd. 408 Wellington House, 90-92 Butt Rd, Colchester, CO3 3DA, United Kingdom