Senior Combat Designer– Berlin, Germany – AAA Video Games – Permanent

Location: Berlin, Germany Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26442 Posted: 2 months ago

OPM’s client are passionate about creating online action games with rich worlds, focused on social emergent gameplay.

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and mentoring a highly motivated team of designers and support them in the creation of high-quality game environments.


  • Previous experience working as a game designer/developer.
  • Experience working with FPS weapon combat.
  • Worked full cycle on a previously shipped title.
  • Experience working on multiplayer games.
  • Strong understanding of the fundamentals of game design.
  • Unreal Engine experience.
  • Experience working in cross-disciplinary implementation teams.
  • Ability to write clear, concise, and explanatory design documents


  • Champion and drive the player combat experience collaborating with the Creative Director to shape the combat vision for the game.
  • Balance and tune game elements such as weapons, abilities, vitality and movement.
  • Work together closely with artificial intelligence designers to create a challenging and rewarding gameplay experience.
  • Develop, and polish features with a cross-disciplinary strike team.
  • Craft traversal experiences together with level designers.
  • Discuss design topics and solutions across the game with the design disciplines.
  • Mentor and guide junior designers.


  • VISA and Relocation Support if required.
  • Hybrid work model (Onsite & Remote) or Permanently Remote.
  • Occupational pension scheme.
  • Job ticket for public transportation system.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • In-house massages & gym membership.


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214415!


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