Senior Game Designer - Quest & Open World (Location Options)

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Posted 24 March 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameSam Knowles

Job description

IO Interactive are on the search for a Senior Game Designer to join a phenomenal new project. 

IO are an independent videogame development and publishing company with studios in Copenhagen, Malmö and Barcelona. They are the creative force behind some of the most talked-about multiplatform video games in the last decade and are committed to creating unforgettable characters and experiences, all powered by our award-winning, proprietary Glacier technology.

Your responsibilities…

  • Break down complex designs into simple, prioritised tasks and goals which can be clearly communicated and attained
  • Provide mentoring, feedback, and enrichment of the creative energies within the design team
  • Collaborate with cross discipline teams to design and develop systems that support the director’s vision
  • Use their proprietary tools to design, prototype, and test gameplay mechanics while identifying opportunities for improvements
  • Deliver content within quality requirements, on schedule, and within technical limitations
  • Create detailed design documents and presentation material for product stakeholders and maintain them for the duration of project development
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • Two or more shipped titles in a design role, from pre-production to release
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of designing AI systems and behaviours
  • Insatiable curiosity and a desire to push the boundaries of what is possible
  • English-speaking level C1 or above
IO Interactive value the work and impact that each person brings to the table and they actively encourage new ideas, whilst listening to your insights along the way. With more than 40 nationalities, they are proud to have a reputation for being a friendly workplace with highly-talent, diverse people.