Principal Level Designer

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Posted 24 November 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameLawrie Brennan

Job description

Rebellion are working with us to bring in a Principal Level Designer to be an integral part of the team working on an exciting co-op strategy shooter title.

As Principal Level Designer you’ll collaborate closely with Artists, Narrative, and other disciplines to develop and iterate level designs, crafting immersive gameplay scenarios in line with the game's core mechanics and creative vision.

Your responsibilities include…
  • Identify and proactively address upcoming issues during production
  • Playtest levels regularly and provide constructive feedback to team members
  • Integrate content produced by other disciplines into the game engine
  • Create guides and tutorials for training and reference materials
  • Author specifications for improvements and new features
  • Investigate and provide feedback on pipelines from a Designer's perspective
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • Expertise in creating game design documents and prototype specifications
  • Deep knowledge of multiplayer maps
  • Professional experience as a Principal or Senior Level Designer on at least one published PC/console game from concept to finish
  • Mastery of the video game development process, including working efficiently within time constraints and appropriate prototyping/iteration
  • In-depth understanding of production pipelines
  • Proactive in ensuring game design aligns with the target audience
  • Skilful in mentoring individuals and teams to achieve specific outcomes and problem-solving
Perks and benefits include…
  • 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
At Rebellion you’ll become part of an extraordinary team that values your creativity, expertise, and dedication. Work-life balance is important to Rebellion, and they are open to discussing remote and hybrid working options if you're based in the UK.

For over 30 years, they've been creating incredible video games at their multiple studios, but Rebellion is more than just games. They have their own film and mo-cap studio, create board games, publish books, and through 2000AD, publish comics and graphic novels like the legendary Judge Dredd.