Senior Game Designer – Germany - €Neg – Strategy MMO

Games Jobs - Game Design - Germany

Job Title Senior Game Designer – Germany - €Neg – Strategy MMO
Job Category Game Design
Job Description Location: Germany
Salary: €Negotiable DOE
Job Type: Permanent Contract
Project: Strategy/MMO

OPM are working with a highly successful Online Developer and Publisher that is expanding exponentially, and the team of outstanding, engaged professionals is growing with it. They are looking for a Senior Games Designer to work on their next free to play strategy MMO so if your talent and abilities would make a valuable contribution to our client's future, we'd love to hear from you!

The successful candidate will have experience in designing massively multiplayer and/or strategy games, either in the AAA or the free to play sector. An analytical mind is equally required, as game mechanics must be both designed and balanced. You will not only be a creative mind who can come up with suitable game mechanics appropriate to a mass-market game, but will also have the ability to communicate your ideas clearly, concisely, and understandably. An analytical mind is equally required, as game mechanics must be both designed and balanced. You know that game development is about quality, time, and money!

Duties/Responsibilities
• Work with the lead designer to fine-tune the vision
• Come up with suitable game mechanics that fall in line with the game’s vision
• Create and maintain design documentation in a Wiki
• Iterate designs to create a great gameplay experience
• Communicate with an external developer to make them understand the design and the overall vision
• Proactively find problems with the gameplay and come up with solutions

Skills/Experience
• Experience as a Senior Games Designer (on Strategy titles)
• Excellent written communication skills (English)
• Very good analytical gameplay balancing skills
• Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
• Gameplay mechanics / system design
• Ability to understand the game’s vision and apply it to every design
• Ability to take direction and feedback, and working this into your designs
• Experience as a game designer on at least 1 shipped title
• College degree preferred but not necessary
• Can demonstrate good writing skills

The company offers a highly competitive salary with excellent company benefits as standard, assistance with visa sponsorship and the relocation process for exceptional candidates (initial company accommodation is also available).

For the opportunity to be part of this team please send your cv and work examples FAO Catherine to officemanager@opmjobs.com or call +44 1206 214416

Catherine Cope| Design Consultant
OPM Response Ltd | Ground Floor, Anderson House, 228 Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester, CO6 1HD
Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214416 | Email: Catherine@opmjobs.com | Skype: catherine.cope.opm | LinkedIn: Click here | Twitter: Click Here
Salary DOE
Location Germany
Job Category Game Design
Date posted 11/06/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of OPM using their internal reference 3159.
Login or register to apply Login Register