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Senior Technical Designer – Console/PC Games – Brighton, UK – Permanent

Location: Brighton, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 1 year ago

The Chinese Rooms

OPM’s client, an established console/PC Game Development Studio, is currently looking for a Senior Technical Designer to join their team in Brighton.

They’re looking for a Senior Technical Designer who can combine technical expertise with flair, creativity and the hunger to make world-class games.

They’re proud of their track record in diversity and particularly welcome applications from all corners of the industry to ensure this continues into the next chapter of the studio’s story.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the rest of the team to uphold and help execute the game vision
  • Design, implement and take ownership of major game systems
  • Create quick prototypes to test new gameplay ideas and features
  • Create tools to help designers and artists develop the game
  • Establish technical design standards and ensure all design team members follow these standards
  • Mentor and manage other Technical Designers on the team
  • Provide optimization and implementation support for all game systems
  • Deliver quality work within schedule and any technical limitations

Requirements:

  • Experience in a technically focused senior design role, with a shipped project on current consoles
  • Extensive skills using Blueprint in UE4 to create game systems
  • Experience working on a first-person game, and/or strong knowledge of current FPS standards is a strong plus
  • Ability to communicate effectively with programmers
  • Good knowledge of game design principles
  • Understanding of how to plan and deliver complex systems
  • Knowledge of C++ or another programming language is a plus

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

Tagged as: Game Design

Tags: Game Design Categories: Creative , Design

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