Technical Game Designer

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Areas of Expertise:
Games and Level Design
Gameloft - Montreal
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Are you looking for a team of dynamic and talented people who are passionate about video games? Are you looking for a studio where diversity, open-mindedness and creativity are omnipresent? You’ve found the right place!
Following the development of many successful titles on iPhone such as the Modern Combat, Dungeon Hunter, and Gangstar series, Gameloft Montreal is currently seeking a Technical game designer to work on its next AAA mobile franchise.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities
The Technical Game Designer will work closely with the Game Designer and Lead Programmer to help them implement all interactive content in games. The successful candidate will mainly participate in producing and designing levels, as well as script all gameplay elements within.
Integrate all interactive elements (images, animations, sounds, gameplay, etc.)
Script cinematics and events
Define the locations of interactive objects and enemies
Create a list of useful tools for level design
Create a strict nomenclature to simplify group work
Assist the Lead Designer in creating various elements and levels in a game
Double-check all content added to games to ensure quality and conformity
Adjust animations or graphics upon request
Test in-game functions
Prepare prototypes and storyboards for certain parts of a game
Enter data related to game content
Prepare presentation and design documents

Skills and Profile

Excellent knowledge of multiple script languages
Good knowledge of game editors (e.g. Hammer, UnrealEd, SDKs, etc.)
Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office and game prototype creation
Passion for video games and their history
Knowledge of 3D Studio Max or Maya
Knowledge of 2D and 3D animation methods
Able to learn how to use new development tools
Excellent organizational skills and methodology
Excellent knowledge and understanding of the processes involved in creating video games
Good communication skills and able to work in a team
CEGEP degree or higher
Fluent in French and English an asset
Knowledge of Flash an asset

Applications with no portfolio will not be selected. Only retained candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Gameloft.

Why Join the World of Gameloft?

Because you want to take part in the rise of a dynamic, stimulating, and captivating sector!
Because you want to be part of an exceptional experience, within a company that is constantly growing!
Because you want to work within a team made up of people motivated by, and passionate about, their field!
Because you want to work with talented people who are industry pioneers!
Because you love the idea of expanding your horizons within a cosmopolitan corporate culture and sharing your know-how with colleagues at the other end of the Earth!
Because you want to work with renowned partners and clients such as Apple, Google, Nintendo, Disney, Marvel, and many others!
Because you want to push technology to its limits – to succeed at creating console-quality games for mobile phones!
Because you’re in search of great working conditions and benefits, all within a modern, friendly space!
Or just because you’re looking for a great place to work!

If one or more of these reasons speak to you, don’t hesitate to apply now!

Contact Details:
Gameloft - Montreal
Tel: 514-798-1700
Fax: 514-787-0092
Contact: Recruitment Team

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