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Lead Game Designer – AAA Console/PC Games – Sweden – Permanent

Location: Malmo, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23777 Posted: 1 year ago

Project: AAA Console/PC Games


OPM’s client, a developer of world leading AAA console and PC games, is currently looking for a Lead Game Designer to join their team in Sweden.

As the Lead Game Designer, you will oversee the design and development of innovative and inspiring gameplay features, systems and mechanics that form the core of their newest game. Leading a team of specialized Game Designers, you will collaborate with an interdisciplinary team developing exciting player experiences.



  • Extensive experience in Game Design with experience leading and developing a team of Game Designers on a major production.
  • Proven ability to design, develop, and ship game features and/or systems on critically acclaimed titles.
  • Deep understanding of game development, from early concepts to post-launch support
  • Ability to support and develop the team's documentation and communication efforts, both internally and cross-disciplinary
  • Knowledge of iterative development and rapid prototyping
  • Experience working directly in game engines like Unity and Unreal.



  • Evaluate, communicate and evolve the overall gameplay vision with Directors, other Lead Game Designers and the Design team.
  • Translate and communicate the Directors' vision into tangible designs and features together with your team.
  • Support other leads and disciplines when the features within your area supports the experience they're working on.
  • Review the implementation of new features based on feedback and facilitate continuous improvement.
  • Help to manage, mentor and grow their team of game designers.
  • Collaborate with production to help plan and prioritize work.
  • Contribute and participate in a culture of open and honest feedback.


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

Tagged as: Game Design

Tags: Game Design Categories: Creative , Design


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