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Creative Director – AAA RPG – Spain – Permanent

Location: Barcelona, Spain Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23440 Posted: 1 year ago

OPM is proud to be working with a well-known games studio on the lookout for a new Creative Director. You will work with the core management team based in Barcelona and development team based in Poland, your role will be to ensure the overall quality of their action RPG franchise; ensuring the creative content supports, drives and maximizes our companies’ goals and ambitions. You will drive the creative vision, work closely with the CEO and lead a team to deliver a world class multi-platform franchise for next generation platforms.


  • Oversee all aspects of the title from a creative and design standpoint
  • Guide the development team in all areas of design and lead the creative vision
  • Work with the senior stakeholders to deliver a world class franchise
  • Set design intentions and priorities for key gameplay features
  • Contribute to mid and post-mortems
  • Ensure the core game play is fun and challenging whilst delivering the design intention at agreed milestones
  • Working with different teams to iterate new concepts efficiently and effectively to nail core game loops
  • Ensuring the game is appropriate for its target audience


  • Must have held a lead position in the games industry on at least one successful console/PC RPG title from start to finish
  • Will have worked in a senior design role on multiple AA/AAA quality titles
  • Familiar with popular design techniques, tools, processes and pipelines for building games.
  • Experience of games as a service
  • Ability to articulate ideas, information and know-how with ease and clarity
  • A high level of diplomacy whilst being unafraid to be explicitly critical where necessary
  • Will have a strong competency in tools such as Microsoft Office, Confluence, Jira and Perforce
  • Must understand what makes good games so special, pointing out what works and what doesn’t
  • Knowledge of industry best practice

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214415!

Tagged as: Design Director

Tags: Design Director Categories: Creative , Design


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