Game Designer (onsite) Barcelona, ES

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Posted 23 March 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineGame Design
Contact NameSam Knowles

Job description

Game Designer


Smilegate - Barcelona, ES

Smilegate Barcelona is expanding and are looking to add a Game Designer to the team to work on a huge new AAA open world game!

As a key member of the design team, you will take ownership of core gameplay systems, working closely with all other disciplines to implement them to the highest standard.

As a Game Designer, you will...
  • Create detailed game design documents and prototype specifications which can be used throughout the production process
  • Develop and iterate the game design through close collaboration with Programmers, Artists, and other disciplines
  • Understand the iterating brief over the lifetime of the project, and apply style guides and consistent gameplay languages across the game
  • Conduct gameplay evaluations with the team providing feedback and suggestions to help fine tune and improve the game, whilst balancing various areas such as controls, combat etc.
  • Implement and incorporate feedback from Producer and Leads into work
  • Fix issues raised by testers

For this role, you'll need...
  • At least one shipped title in a design role
  • Experience with modern AAA open world games and their sandbox systems and mechanics
  • Exceptional organizational, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Proactive, supportive attitude and flexibility

Just some of the benefits of working with Smilegate include...

  • Breakfast in the office
  • Restaurant tickets
  • 23 vacation days per year + Christmas to the new year
  • Develop your career working in a super exciting environment with a great working atmosphere
  • Fully stocked studio kitchen
  • 16 weeks Maternity and Paternity leave, plus full parental flexibility
  • Flexible working hours & flexible Friday
  • Remote working options
  • Private health insurance, including dental coverage
  • Team building events
  • Relocation package/assistance and VISA support

Interested? Want to know more?

Contact Lawrie on 01709 834 777 or email