Senior Game Designer (m/f)

Games Jobs - Game Design - Germany

Job Title Senior Game Designer (m/f)
Job Category Games Designer
Job Description Goodgame Studios is Europe’s fastest growing gaming company and one of Germany’s most successful technology businesses. With more than 1200 employees at our headquarters in Hamburg we develop innovative online games which are played by more than 250 million players in 25 languages across 200 countries. Our talented, motivated team of experts and newcomers forms the basis of our success. Become a part of the success story and apply now!

As a Senior Game Designer (m/f), you will be primarily responsible for the design of new features for our existing online games and for completely new game titles. You will also be responsible for global and higher-level tasks. This position is aimed at game designers with a great deal of professional experience in the online games sector.

Your Job:

  • Further the development of existing multiplayer online games and come up with new game concepts
  • Design features and mechanics to optimize the relevant KPIs
  • Prepare detailed game design documents
  • Create initial mockups and sketches for the graphics department
  • Communicate the game idea to the entire team 
  • Analyze competition and present feature proposals
  • Work closely with the product owner, analytics, and balancing field
  • Support other game designers by sharing your knowledge and teaching or coaching them


Your Profile:

  • Several years of experience in the design of online games
  • Good understanding of usability (KISS)
  • You have shipped more than 3 games for the free-to-play market
  • technical specialist knowledge
  • Excellent knowledge of the monetization of free-to-play games
  • Strong mathematical, analytical and logical skills
  • Willingness to work intensively, both independently and in a team
  • Targeted creativity and thought processes - and a high level of quality awareness
  • Very good knowledge of English, both spoken and written


We offer:

  • An exciting job where you can assume responsibility and develop professionally
  • A dynamic team with friendly, highly-qualified colleagues from all over the world
  • Strong, sustainable growth and fresh challenges every day
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision paths
  • A culture of mutual respect and an outstanding working environment
  • Further training with workshops, language courses and technical reference works, a healthy work-life balance, regular team events, sporting and leisure activities and much more!


Hamburg is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and provides a fantastic range of leisure activities as well as a great nightlife. A maritime atmosphere and its Hanseatic cosmopolitan flair enable an especially high quality of life – and safety. We will make relocating simple, help you find a flat, offer you a German course, and make it easy for you to get to know your new home town.

Your contact person for this job offer is Frederike Johannsen

We look forward to receiving your application (cover letter, your CV and references) as well as your salary requirements and earliest possible starting date, preferably through our online application form.

If you have questions regarding your application, please send an email to the following address: [link url=mailto:%64%65%73%69%67%6E%6A%6F%62%73%40%67%6F%6F%64%67%61%6D%65%73%74%75%64%69%6F%73%2E%63%6F%6D]designjobs@goodgamestudios.com[/link]
Salary /
Location Hamburg, Germany, Germany
Job Category Game Design
Date posted 22/06/2015
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Goodgame Studios using their internal reference .
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