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Senior Combat Designer – AAA PC / Console Games – South East UK / Hybrid- Permanent

Location: Guildford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26038 Posted: 3 months ago

With a passion to deliver high-end cinematic games, our client is carving a unique and exciting path in the games industry.

The successful candidate will contribute to our client’s unique narrative experiences at the highest levels of AAA production on one of their exciting new projects!



  • Previous experience in a commercially shipped 3rd person title while responsible for combat design.
  • Experience of designing combat rules, enemy behaviours and skill progression systems.
  • Previous experience in scripting and level design.
  • Knowledge of 3rd person combat systems and techniques used in modern AAA titles.
  • Hands on experience with a previously shipped AAA game.
  • A passion for making games driven by gameplay and stories.



  • Design and implement combat systems and game logic through visual scripting systems.
  • Develop compelling combat systems that scale and evolve in complexity through player progression.
  • Create and develop combat systems from concept to final quality.
  • Use and modify existing blueprints to create new gameplay.
  • Craft exciting and rewarding 3rd person combat encounters and experiences.
  • Support the project leads and directors while guiding and mentoring other designers across the team.
  • Assist in the fostering of a collaborative and communicative team environment.


  • VISA support and Relocation Assistance if required
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Profit-related bonus scheme
  • Life assurance and pension
  • Inclusive and supportive culture


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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