Game Designer – Console Game – Scotland – Permanent

Location: Dundee, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24187 Posted: 2 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it’s safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: Indie Console Games

OPM have partnered with a new indie studio looking to create a unique console puzzle-exploration game. They are seeking a talented Game Designer the opportunity to have a considerable impact on their debut title, and all other ongoing projects.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate their skills in designing and assessing enjoyable puzzle mechanics from prototype to production using their understanding and experience of game theory and design.


  • Good professional experience as a Game Designer
  • A Portfolio with demonstrable professional Level Design experience
  • Excellent knowledge of game theory and design principles
  • Deep knowledge of past and present games, across all genres
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4 (or similar), especially with blueprints and level block outs
  • Strong communication skills, able to share your ideas clearly, concisely, and efficiently in English, both written and verbal


  • Design enjoyable, innovative, and immersive spaces and gameplay experiences
  • Take ownership of a feature’s design from beginning to end, working as a partner in the team’s creative vision
  • Validate the design by swiftly prototyping mechanics with the team
  • Iterate on the prototype in search of a top-quality user experience
  • Participate toward the project’s knowledge base and enhance the tools and workflow


  • Healthy work life balance
  • Work on both current and next-gen platforms
  • Out-of-office events such as game nights and dinners

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

Tagged as: Console, Game Design, Level Design

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Tags: Console , Game Design , Level Design Categories: Creative , Design


Emma Myall

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