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Game Designer – Manchester, UK – Mobile Games

Location: Manchester, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24305 Posted: 8 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: Console, Handheld

OPM’s client BAFTA Award winning developer and publisher, seeking a Game Designer to join a talented, multi-disciplinary team to help with the continuing development of an industry leading mobile game.

They are searching for a designer with experience in delivering live ops, who has a strong balance of analytical, creative, and commercial decision-making skills.


  • Professional experience supporting titles, with a substantial user base, through maintenance, new feature implementation and live operations.
  • A strong portfolio of F2P feature and systems designs.
  • Terrific communication skills with strong copy writing ability and a marketing mind-set.
  • Understanding of the industry leading mobile games and why they are successful.
  • Solid Excel experience, particularly in relation to modelling and balancing game systems.
  • Understanding of the full game development process and lifecycle.
  • Great technical ability and knowledge of game development tools.

DESIRED SKILLS (beneficial to have):

  • Enthusiastic about mobile games, with an understanding of the F2P genre.
  • Professional experience working on a team operating a F2P games (mobile or otherwise).
  • Degree(s) in a game design related subject, or comparable experience.
  • Professional experience working on a live game, overseeing an active userbase and live operations.
  • A keen desire to constantly improve your design skills.
  • A good eye for efficiency to enhance workflow in the level-design process.
  • Passionate about games and the gaming industry.


  • You will utilise your analytical, creative, and commercial awareness to deliver engaging content for their players and excellent results for the business.
  • You will work closely with 2D and 3D Artists, Business Analysts and the design team as a whole.
  • You will be responsible for producing fun and engaging events, including Offers and Tournaments from initial concept through to implementation and testing.
  • You will utilise your keen eye for detail and expert knowledge of F2P game systems to inform your decision making and monitor the impact on KPI’s as a result.


  • Health, well-being, and social events
  • Comprehensive Bonus Package
  • Generous Company Pension
  • Life Assurance

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

Tagged as: f2p, Game Design, Mobile

Tags: f2p , Game Design , Mobile Categories: Creative , Design


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