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Lead Game Designer – Console & PC Games – North, UK – Permament

Location: Wakefield , United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24913 Posted: 7 months ago

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

Project: F2P Mobile Games

OPM’s client is seeking a talented and experienced Lead Game Designer to join their passionate team.

The successful candidate will have a rare opportunity to shape a major game from in inception through the entire development process.


  • Finished at least one end to end game development cycle.
  • Display experience of having led and managed a team of designers.
  • Expertise in a range of design tools and game engines.


  • Organizing, managing and guiding the work of the game design team.
  • Working closely with Head of Creative, Designers, Programmers and Producers to deliver a shared creative vision.
  • Understanding and enhancing the game design over the lifetime of the project.
  • Preserving style guides and consistent gameplay languages across the game.
  • Communicating with other disciplines to synchronise design with all areas of the development process.
  • Become a mentor and role model for the design team.
  • Inspiring an atmosphere of collective creativity and enthusiasm within the whole team


  • Familiarity with rapid prototyping and a strong knowledge of any applicable tools.
  • Background or demonstrable knowledge of sports game design and team AI design.
  • Experience or demonstrable knowledge of ‘Games as a service’ design demands.

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

Tagged as: Console, English, Game Design, PC

Tags: Console , English , Game Design , PC Categories: Creative , Design


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