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Principal Game Designer – Console/PC Games – Midlands, UK – Permanent

Location: Southam, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #22790 Posted: 2 years ago

Due to internal promotion, our client has a new role available for a Lead or Principal Game Designer. This title is a hugely exhilarating project, containing all the dynamism, creativity and exceptional gameplay experience that they are known and loved for.


This role would be instrumental in embracing and enhancing the games vision through developing amazing features. The heart and soul of this team and this project is collaboration – with complete freedom to explore, pitch and develop ideas, they are looking for someone who enjoys this for themselves but can also inspire ideas and actions from the team. It’s a very flat structure and you are given access to the range of resources within the studio to make your ideas come alive. The possibilities are virtually endless!


Whether you’re a creative fountain yourself, or a vision-holder who can channel the contribution of others (or both!) you will be fully versed with delivering experiences to player types while sustaining the emotional core of the game. You should have shipped AAA games and can lead and mentor, as well as driving the team to implement only the best quality features most fully aligned to the vision.




•          Experience working as a lead/principal on a AAA shipped project

•          Experience of several full life-cycle projects

•          Solid team-playing credentials

•          True passion for games design

•          Interest in car or motor-sports is a bonus


The successful candidates will receive a competitive salary dependant on their skills and experience. 

Tagged as: Game Design

Tags: Game Design Categories: Creative


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