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Level Designer – North-West UK – Salary Negotiable – VR Games

Location: Manchester, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 6 years ago

Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Ltd - North-West

 

OPM is excited to work with this rare opportunity for you to join an ambitious new studio to create original games exclusively for VR. My client is going to build a small but highly experienced team who want to build great games to showcase this exciting new immersive technology.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

My client is looking for an experienced Level Designer to create compelling and memorable missions by  crafting level layouts and scripts to deliver a the highest quality player experience. You will join the team early in pre-production so will have an opportunity to make your mark on the title.

  • Create amazing missions, blending core game mechanics in varied and exciting ways.
  • Lead the player through the world, ensuring that they understand their objectives and can find the way intuitively and with confidence.
  • Lay out the game world and script events to create unforgettable experiences, carefully crafting the pace whilst balancing progression, challenge and reward.
  • Increase the believability of the game world by scripting sound effects, voice over and animation.
  • Ensure your scripts and game logic are debugged as you develop.
  • Fine-tune your levels using telemetry data gathered at user tests.
  • Collaborate with the rest of the design team to ensure consistently high quality level design across the game and well balanced difficulty & progression.
  • Help refine the mission design process and pipelines, proposing new tools to reduce iteration time and maximize quality.

 

REQUIREMENTS

Having shipped several successful games, you will be excited by the prospect of applying your level design knowledge to Virtual Reality, keen to discover how to create highly immersive missions.

  • Shipped at least 2 successful games in a Senior Level Design role.
  • Experience of using 3D level editors and scripting systems, preferably Unreal Engine.
  • Knowledgeable of the use of telemetry data and the results of user tests to fine-tune and balance the levels you create.

 

Don’t miss out on an amazing opportunity! Please send your cv and portfolio to officemanager@opmjobs.com today!

 

Chris Watkins | Creative Recruiter | OPM Response Ltd | www.opmjobs.com

Direct Line: +44 (0) 1206 214422 | Email: chris@opmjobs.com | Skype: Chris.Watkins.opm

 

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