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Game/Level Designer - 6 month contract New

426/1387/121773

FuturLab

Dependent on experience

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Games and Level Design

11/03/2019

11/02/2019

12/04/2019

Mid-Senior Level

Contract | Full Time

Yes

Come and join the Futur!

The team behind the wonderfully fun Velocity series has an exciting new opportunity for an experienced game designer to join the team on a 6 month contract.

Either working remotely or joining us in our sunny seaside Brighton office, you will be tasked with creating levels/puzzles in Unity for a very exciting and very hot existing IP on multiple platforms.

As Game Designer you will work closely with the other designers on the project to ensure consistent and well-balanced levels. As well as working with art and code to make recommendations for improvements to the level tool. 

This role is suited towards a game designer with provable experience in a game design role and a logical, yet creative mindset.

Role and responsibilities:

  • Participate in all aspects of game design including level design, gameplay pacing, user-experience and difficulty curve balancing.
  • Analyse and improve existing game mechanics and features based on playability and project goals.
  • Ensure that the game remains faithful to the IP on which it is based.
  • Work to ensure that the game is fun and accessible for new players.

Requirements include:

  • More than 3 years’ experience as an employed game designer.
  • A healthy dose of common sense.
  • Empathy towards the player and their needs.
  • Curiosity to experiment with new mechanics.
  • Methodical and logical approach to creating puzzles/strategies.
  • Able and keen to seek feedback and criticism.
  • Capacity to iterate many times to improve existing features.
  • Excellent communication skills with a friendly and positive demeanor.

FuturLab foster an inclusive and welcoming culture, check out the Life at FuturLab page () for reasons why you’d love working here! We strongly believe that healthy and happy teams make the best games

If you have the skills, experience and passion for the role then please get in touch as we’d love to hear from you!

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Package:

  • Salary dependent on experience.
  • Generous pension scheme.
  • Weekly Pilates class.
  • 28 days holiday + 2 duvet days (pro rata).

Sadly, candidates without a valid UK work Visa cannot be considered - FuturLab do not have a licence to sponsor candidates outside of the EU.



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