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Senior Combat Designer


Skillsearch Limited

Salary on application

Copenhagen, Denmark





Not specified

Permanent | Full Time


Skillsearch is working with a client seeking a Senior Combat Designer to design the movements, camera, abilities, and rhythm of combat for a gaming studio. This is a full-time role based in Copenhagen, Malmö, Barcelona, Istanbul or Brighton and offers a generous salary and benefits.

In your first few weeks in this Senior Combat Designer role, you can expect to:

  • Develop and oversee the player's combat mechanics, weapons and abilities 
  • Lead on core combat systems such as cameras and enemies 
  • Work closely with animators, gameplay programmers, and other teams to prototype and implement combat features 
  • Take designs through a complete development cycle from concept to release 
  • Use metrics, player feedback, and a multitude of diverse analytics to improve and refine design 

To apply for this Senior Combat Designer role, you will need experience as a Combat Designer on multiple titles for at least five years. You will also require the following:

  • To have shipped at least one AAA game where you were heavily involved in, or in charge of, player combat mechanics and abilities 
  • Experience with visual scripting languages (Blueprint, Node Graphs, and so on) 
  • A passion for, and a deep understanding of, third-person combat mechanics 
  • The ability to work with hands-on prototypes 

You'll receive an excellent salary and benefits package for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility.

We'd love you to apply for this full-time Senior Combat Designer position in Copenhagen, Malmö, Barcelona, Istanbul or Brighton and we're waiting to hear from you. Please contact Hassan from Skillsearch at today.

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