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Game Designer – AAA Games – North, UK – Permanent

Location: Sheffield,UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 2 years ago


Our client is one of the UK’s most prolific and secure independent game developers with a talented team spread across 4 Studios. It’s an exciting time to be part of their team; they are growing across all their studios to support a very bright and busy future.

They are seeking a talented Game Designer to join their team. This is an exciting opportunity for a Designer specialising in holistic game design, feature ownership and implementation through product development.


  • Be the vision holder for one or more features which span the game
  • Strive for quality and innovation while adhering to the core vision of the game
  • End to end feature ownership; from inception through to game release
  • Form goals and success metrics for each feature you own and implement
  • Create high level presentation materials for pitching concepts to product stakeholders
  • Produce low level specifications for feature costing and production schematics
  • Ability to solve problems using game design knowledge and experience
  • Design and model complex game systems based on high-level concepts
  • Implement the feature design using industry-standard and in-house tools
  • Review and adjust designs based on user testing and telemetry data
  • Mentor junior design team members and communicate the feature across the wider team


  • Proven track record of designing AAA games from product inception through to release
  • Ability to evangelize features you own to multi-discipline teams and across the organization
  • Understanding of a product’s user base and player behaviors
  • Experience in designing and balancing complex systems for AAA games
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Organisational and workload management skills are essential for success
  • Empathise with different disciplines to form aligned and sympathetic concept

Beneficial requirements:

  • Shipped a AAA title using UE3/4
  • Knowledge of UE4 Blueprint Scripting
  • Led by player centric design
  • A background in game theory and the science behind the design

The successful candidates will receive a competitive salary dependant on their skills and experience.

Tagged as: Game Design

Tags: Game Design Categories: Creative , Design


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