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Lead Core Designer - South East
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Jobref:
630LCD
Location:
South-East
Type:
Year

Role Overview:
This is an exciting opportunity in our multi-award winning console team, contributing to creation of genre-defining games and working with the industry’s top developers.

Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Creative Director, this key lead will:

-Collaborate and communicate closely with the project's creative leaders to effectively deliver on the vision;
-Manage and mentor the technical and core design team;
-Work closely with the Lead Level Designer and development production;
Continuously look to improve processes and technique to achieve outstanding results;
-Communicate regular updates to discipline and team with key achievements identified;
-Define game pacing, targets for achievement, flow, consistency of mechanics and difficulty curves;
-Manage, guide and continually develop the core and technical design team;
-Collaborate with other senior Design team members on a program of continual improvement;
-Evolve departmental processes and encourage team work and communication; and
play a key role in hiring new Design team members.

Requirements:

-Experience as a Lead or Senior Designer in AAA studio environment
-Demonstrated deep understanding of game design, mechanics and a solid understanding of RTS design
-Experience of communicating and working with other functions to iterate and deliver quality design features
-Demonstrated ability to produce documentation and design that defines technical and core design elements of gameplay
-Experience of using a wide variety of tools to quickly prototype and deliver design elements and improve pipelines in a deadline-driven environment
-Experience of working with a production team to help ensure the smooth running of the development process
-Demonstrated passion for game design theory, approaches and methods
-Demonstrated ability to give effective critiques and also take feedback for improvements
-Demonstrated appreciation of the value that data and analytics can contribute to the design process; and
-Demonstrated eagerness to prove game mechanics early and efficiently.

To apply and discuss this role in more detail, please send your CV to lyndsey@change-job.com

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