Level Designer

Job Type:
Areas of Expertise:
Games and Level Design
Zenimax Media Inc.
Job Ref:

Level Designer

Division: id Software | Department: Design | Location: Richardson , TX, US

id software is looking for a Level Designer join our accomplished team of designers in making AAA games.


  • Work closely with designers and artists on the layout and construction of game environments.

  • Proactively contribute creative gameplay ideas throughout the game creation process.

  • Ability to balance aesthetic and gameplay needs with technical limitations is necessary to achieve the breakthrough worlds that id Software creates


  • General understanding of first person action shooters and the game theory and design principles behind successful examples

  • Basic familiarity with world building tools and/or relevant 3D software packages

  • Self-motivated and focused worker with good communication and collaboration skills

  • Good time management skills and an understanding of and appreciation for milestones, schedules, deadlines, and efficient game development processes

  • A passion for games and gaming

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent team player with very strong work ethic and ability to take and act on feedback

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with id Software games, characters, brands, and worlds

  • Exposure to one or modeling tools (Max, Maya, LightWave, Modo or other similar)

  • Exposure to engine specific toolsets (Radient, DEdit, UnrealEd, etc.)

  • General programming and/or scripting experience

  • Traditional art skills / Photoshop experience

How to Apply

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Contact Details:
Zenimax Media Inc.
Tel: (301)-948-2200
Fax: (301) 926-8010
Contact: Recruitment Team

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