Lead Level Designer

Dragons Lake Entertainment (DLE) is an exciting new game development studio focused on making excellent AAA games on PC, PlayStation, Xbox, and Switch.

Location:
Europe, Remote
Languages:
English: Upper-Intermidiate
Cooperation:
Full-time
Team:
Art & UI

Next great challenge is coming:

We are looking for a talented and experienced Level Designer who is devoted to creating great gameplay experience and memorable game worlds and would help us create top-notch gameplay levels on our partnered AAA titles for PC and Consoles. We are seeking Subject-Matter Expert, who will lead and develop Level Design expertise in the company, mentor colleagues, share your creativity, knowledge, and best practices with other level designers. If you’re up for a challenge, don’t hesitate and apply!

BECOMING ONE OF THE DRAGONS YOU WILL:

  • Manage and mentor team of Level Designers
  • Play an active part in the recruitment of new candidates
  • Drive Level Design expertise within the Company
  • Be responsible for developing level layouts, flow and balancing, within the limits specified by the game design and technical limits of the target
  • Implement major game play events to high quality, focusing on creating and implementing unique player experiences
  • Have a clear understanding of and experience creating environment design, gameplay situations, look and feel, AI, combat, strategy, game flow, and balance
  • Run and/or participate in meetings, reviews, and planning sessions as part of effective communication with the team
  • Contribute to building a collaborative work environment across all disciplines
  • Ensure daily coordination with Production, Art, Tech, Game Design, and other teams — both internal and external teams
  • Decide on needed iterations through play-testing, usability, and live ops
  • Participate in prototyping to prove-out early design concepts

EXPECTATIONS ARE CLEAR:

  • 5+ years of industry experience
  • Team leading experience
  • The minimum of 1 Shipped AAA title with at least one of the current generation consoles
  • Skills in prototyping/modding popular game engine (UE4, Unity, etc.)
  • Familiarity with one of the scripting languages or equivalent experience on a game project
  • Passion for the industry and an understanding of market trends and styles
  • Proactive work ethic, capable and creative problem solver who is not afraid of big challenges
  • Ability to multitask
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Grow with us, we’ve got you covered

  • Competitive financial reward (yes, we are fair enough)
  • Challenges to raise your XPs score (professional trainings and conferences, internal mentorship)
  • Health insurance, paid vacation and sick leave
  • Culture of diversity & inclusion to unite the most outstanding talents
  • Community of people who understand your game passion

Join Dragon’s Lake Entertainment and take challenges you’ve always been dreaming about.

Open Application