Lead Game Designer wanted for AAA studio in Norway

Back to Results
Apply
Job Reference: BBBH3139
Job Type: Permanent
Sector: Games & Level Design
Location: Norway
Salary: Competitive Rate

Lead Designer

Design (Norway)


The Lead Designer is an experienced creative leader who can articulate design ideas and develop cutting edge games. The Lead Designer is someone who leads by example and is a self-starter who can thrive in a creative, fast-paced and goal orientated environment. The Lead Designer should be flexible, has the ability to see the big picture but can also narrow down ideas to execute detailed designs. The Lead Designer will need to deliver new design ideas and experiences on time and at a high-quality bar on our new open-world multiplayer game that is in early concepting stage, to enter pre-production in 4Q18.
Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Design and Creative Teams to define the product's vision and design gameplay/complete tasks to meet those goals across a number of platforms
  • Work closely with studio Producers and discipline Leads to determine resources necessary to complete game projects
  • Needs to have the ability to take an idea and turn it into a compelling feature design with clear iterations
  • Produce design visualizations to help everyone understand the experience and understand the vision/big picture
  • Mentor and Manage and a team of designers
  • Collaborate with other professions to develop wireframes for UX and deliver feature prototypes
  • Ability to articulate the vision and/or design of the product to external partners when necessary
  • Work with the Producer in designing game updates to increase user/revenue base.
  • Evaluate and introduce a repeatable design process
  • Enhance the creative process and empower everyone around you to contribute to the process
  • Additional duties include assisting with content creation for game development and assisting with quality control of all products


Requirements:

  • 7+ years of professional experience designing games.
  • Lead Design of at least 1 shipped multiplatform title
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work/hands-on experience
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, & PowerPoint
  • Excellent interpersonal and inspirational skills
  • Ability to easily work well within a large design team and has the ability to bring people together
  • Outstanding communication/presentation skills that sells the vision to fellow team members, product management, and external partners


Desirable:

  • Experience with Unreal Engine and/or 3D art creation applications
  • Experience developing multiplayer games
  • Experience with post-launch support and content updates


You need:

  • To identify yourself with, and embrace, our company values
  • To have good written and oral communication skills in English
  • To have a passion for games and your profession
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing

Global Games Executive Search | Diversity Specialist | Building World Class Teams

Follow Interactive jobs on LinkedIn www.linkedin.com/company/interactive-selection Facebook at www.facebook.com/Interactive.Selection and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/gamesjobs

Interactive is an equal opportunity search firm that values diversity. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds.


I wish to apply for a job via or register my personal details with Interactive Selection for the purpose of seeking job opportunities within games and interactive entertainment.

Back to Results
Apply