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Lead Game Designer – Amsterdam, NL


Aardvark Swift


Amsterdam, Netherlands


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Permanent | Full Time


Lead Game Designer

Amsterdam, NL

As the Lead Game Designer at one of the world’s largest high-end VR and AR development studios, you'll be passionate about creating innovative VR and AR games and applications. You'll deliver compelling interactive experiences and be the guardian of game design. You'll also be responsible for a team of talented Game Designers.

Based in the heart of Amsterdam, your new workplace has a culture that values a healthy work-life balance, and operates as a pioneer on the virtual reality world stage. The studio has a history of being at the cutting edge of VR, pushing boundaries with games and business experiences for big industry names such as Microsoft, EA, Samsung, and Amazon.

Now they're busy creating another range of spectacular content and they need YOUR help to do it!

Sounds good, right?

If you’re interested in taking up the challenge of being their next Lead Game Designer, you'll need the following experience:

A history of being a Lead Designer is a must

Knowledge of Unreal and Blueprint

UI/UX design experience is a big plus

Narrative design expertise is a big plus

Technical game design would also be very nice

Previously shipped VR or AR game / experience

Expert understanding of industry design tools and pipelines

In return, you’ll be offered a range of exciting perks, which include:

Flexible working hours

A healthy lunch buffet (nom nom!)

30% Income tax ruling for eligible expats

Relocation cost compensation

Free pension plan

Free train travel to work if living outside of Amsterdam

Group activities and annual VR game jam

Friday afternoon drinks

Interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity for this talented studio? Get in touch with Simon to arrange a confidential chat and move onto the next stage!

Keep Calm and waka waka...