Gameplay Designer

Job Type:
Permanent
Areas of Expertise:
Games and Level Design
Region:
Canada
Area:
Vancouver
City:
Vancouver
Posted:
27-Apr-17
Company:
Capcom - Vancouver
Job Ref:


OVERVIEW

Capcom Vancouver continues to develop new and exciting projects, and we’re growing in the process! With three unique projects in development, we’re recruiting smart, passionate and dedicated professionals to work with us on the next generation of video gaming. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Take charge of gameplay that defines the overall player experience
  • Create detailed designs and their requirements with supporting documents
  • Communicate with the multiple departments to ensure designs are achievable
  • Own the design and implementation of gameplay.
  • At the direction of the Lead Gameplay Designer, design, revise, and test all work.
  • Understand and craft content to the level of quality that players expect from AAA game content.
  • Coordinate with developers throughout the organization to ensure successful completion of assigned work.
  • Take and react to feedback, sell ideas, and collaborate closely with leads, producers, project managers, artists and engineers to drive the implementation of ideas.
  • Be prepared and able to assist design groups including but not limited to: user interface, main character locomotion and combat, enemy locomotion and AI, mini-games, co-op related gameplay, level layouts. 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • 5+ years of experience.
  • Have shipped at least one AAA title and have been credited in a Gameplay Designer role.
  • Experience designing combat and locomotion systems for well-received products.
  • Proven ability to document and communicate design ideas.
  • Help define deliverables.
  • Ability to own multiple priorities and contribute to priority setting within a feature.
  • Take an active interest in enhancing current skills and learning new ones.
  • Maintain perspective on the larger vision of the game.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge competing products.

We thank all applicants for applying, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Get creative. Take risks. Push the boundaries of gaming. Be a member of an awesome team. We’re looking for the best game-makers to help pioneer the future of our industry. 

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you.

Capcom Game Studio Vancouver is internationally known and recognized for our development of the highly successful Dead Rising franchise. Our most recent announcement of Dead Rising 4, the recipient of 11 awards at E3, is one of the most anticipated new releases of 2016

Contact Details:
Capcom - Vancouver
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Contact: Tracey Saretsky
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