Principal Game Designer (UK Remote)

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Posted 24 November 2022
Salary Negotiable
LocationOxford
Job type Permanent
DisciplineDesign
Reference18365
Contact NameLawrie Brennan

Job description

Rebellion are looking for an Principal Game Designer to join their amazing team.

As a Principal Game Designer for the studio, you will design features, maintain highly detailed design documentation and prototype specifications to the highest of standards. You will also work closely with the Lead Designer, supporting efforts in guiding individuals and teams to maintain and encourage the highest standard of game design, in conjunction with driving the core feature design and taking ownership of game features.

Your responsibilities…
  • Create high-quality game features, design documents and prototype specifications that can be used throughout the production process
  • Regularly play the levels in production and proactively give feedback to other members of the team on their work, whilst ensuring any feedback is in line with the creative vision of the game
  • Pre-emptively identify and raise any upcoming issues on behalf of the team to Lead during production
  • Work with multiple teams to drive the vision for these new production concepts and methods, and support the pipelines and Designer’s workflow
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • Experience and desire to focus and mentor individuals and teams to achieve a specific outcome to drive performance and solve problems creatively
  • Strong knowledge of creating game designs, documents, and prototype specifications
  • Solid understanding of the video game development process, including working in a timely manner, prototyping, and iterating appropriately within that restriction
  • Brilliant knowledge of production pipelines
  • Willingness and ability to deliver high-quality results using tools and processes required to get the job done
Perks and benefits include…
  • 26 Days holiday and public holidays (increasing with service)
  • Private Medical Insurance, Healthcare Cash Plan, including Dental and Vision
  • Life Assurance, Income Protection and Critical Illness Cover
  • Enhanced Family Leave
  • Interest Free, Tax-Free loans
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme
  • EAP a range of Mental Health and Wellbeing Support
For 30 years Rebellion have been creating incredible video games; they also have their own film and mo-cap studio, they create board games, publish books, and through 2000AD, publish comics and graphic novels such as the amazing Judge Dredd.