11 day(s) ago

Character/Combat Designer

Negotiable salary


Remote worker location: Worldwide
English: Advanced, Upper Intermediate, Native Speaker
Experience: 3+ years
Employment: Full-time

Tag Games

Leading mobile game development studio based in sunny Dundee. We’ve made games for Paradox, Rovio, Activision, Ubisoft, and many more!

General overview of the role

Tag Games Studios is building a brand new world-leading, cross platform IP played by millions of gamers and our new IP needs a Combat Designer to join the team. You will be closely collaborating with other disciplines to craft combat features and combat scenarios to the highest standard. You will be flexible, highly motivated and approachable, and you will compose design documentation to a high standard. A core part of the design team and a huge part of this new product, you will have considerable responsibility and autonomy in the design and your tasks.

Responsibilities

Work with our growing design team to build world leading character driven gameplay systems.
Work closely with the design and engineering team to implement and polish compelling combat experiences.
Help to establish creative guidelines on how to implement character behaviors that fit the game's vision.
Collaborate with other disciplines to create game content that delivers a rewarding and exciting experience for the player.
Participate in required production related meetings and functions as needed. Attend and participate in combat-specific discussions concerning combat design and combat design issues.
Continually monitor and balance combat systems, character stats and abilities.

Requirements

Industry experience in a game design position.
Proven experience with character-driven gameplay systems in at least one project.
Knowledge of key combat design concepts.
The ability to create interesting, exciting and varied combat experiences.
A strong ability to identify and solve problems throughout all stages of development.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
A genuine passion for games.

Skills considered as a good plus

Experience ing in C# (Unity), or similar.

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