Games and Level Design
Permanent | Full Time
Lead Game Designer in Barcelona
This globally recognised game developer is looking for a Lead Game Designer to join their team based in Barcelona. You will be leading the team towards developing innovating and exciting projects and will hold responsibility for the direction new games move in.
Benefits of working for this studio in Barcelona include relocation support, a private healthcare package, monthly restaurant vouchers and a generous 5 weeks holiday allowance. Not to mention you’ll be in the beautiful Spanish city of Barcelona, Right in the centre of all the action, with a very well placed studio.
Lead Game Designer key responsibilities:
Liaise with Creative Director, Studio Manager, Senior Producers and team members regarding the game vision
Guide the tone, gameplay and structure of the game
Coordinate with game designers to ensure all aspects of the game design meets required regulations for quality and documentation
Anticipate threats and holdups and counteract them
Build relationships with Art, Technology, Audio and Production to ensure an excellent and seamless production process
Essential skills for this role in Barcelona:
2+ years experience as a lead game designer for mobile gameplay
Responsible for producing 2+ titles in a lead game design role
Strong experience in mobile F2P
Strong understanding of gameplay, balancing, reward systems and other aspects of game design
Innovative and communicative in creating and delivering ideas
Able to motivate and manage a team
Creative and passionate about games creation
Strong organisational skills
A degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science would be beneficial
Strong grasp of the English language
Experience working on Next Gen platforms would be a bonus
Knowledge of natural and object-oriented programming languages are an asset in this role
Experience or interest in racing games is desirable
This is the perfect opening for an individual with a passion and a wealth of experience in game design to become part of a global company that is full of industry pioneers. This role will provide many opportunities for innovation and creativity as well as the chance to lead and mentor a team. You’ll be able to enjoy many benefits of working in this studio such as an ever-growing, exciting work environment, free fruit in the mornings and the afternoon off on your birthday.
Tags: Game Designer, Mobile, F2P Designer, FTP Designer, Free to Play, Lead Designer
A little bit about the city: Barcelona
Barcelona’s stunning beaches, balmy weather and striking architecture are all great reasons to settle in this beautiful city. Home to many restaurants, museums and traditions, there’s certainly a lot to explore. One feature the city is certainly proud of is that it is home to 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, largely thanks to Gaudi’s architecture which can be found at various sites citywide.
Barcelona’s compact city centre and excellent transport system make getting around trouble-free and commuting time minimal. Home to a flourishing international community, Barcelona is a great city to relocate to if you’re hoping to feel at home.
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