Senior Game Designer

Location: Europe
Languages: English - Upper Intermediate

Dragons Lake is a top-of-its-class, multi-genre game development studio, providing advanced tech and design solutions for AAA/AA+ projects on PC & Consoles. It functions in association with Room 8 Group. We unite game dev professionals worldwide, working on high-end titles, co-developing, and porting with leading AAA publishers and developers in the industry. 

Join this phenomenal team of professionals delivering creative and tech services, and bring games to the next level with Dragons Lake.

We are looking for a talented Senior Game Designer who is devoted to creating great gameplay experiences and memorable game worlds and would help us create top-notch open-world game experiences with our partnered AAA titles for PC and Consoles.

Expectations are clear:

  • Proficient English speaker who is comfortable presenting
  • Experience working on AAA projects with large teams in creative or design roles (mechanics designer, boss battles, economy and quests design, level design, and UX/UI)
  • Experience in planning large projects, understanding development roadmaps, and project stages from pre-production to supporting legacy projects
  • Broad experience, encyclopedic knowledge of games, and understanding of the market in different genres and platforms
  • Good understanding of the workings of a creative team in different areas (level design, combat design, economy balance for different genres, monetization, UX)
  • Strong understanding of the dynamics of development in different genres and current design trends in AAA and indie industries
  • Excellent communication skills with the team and understanding of roles and efforts to achieve results for creative tasks
  • Understanding of multicultural communication differences, blending in assessments, and peculiarities of communication with specialists in related roles
  • Good understanding of budgets, timelines, and game development pipelines
  • Client-oriented approach even in creative matters, ability to propose one’s position without conflicts

Becoming one of the Dragons you will:

  • Communicate and evaluate projects at the pre-sale stage
  • Formulate and present creative solutions to the company’s clients
  • Evaluate different stages of the project with the engineering team
  • Develop a scope of work for the engineering team and conduct work planning with a focus on estimations for game functions, creating systems, rules, gameplay, and assisting with world-building (story and IP)
  • Ad hoc development of custom creative solutions
  • Conduct market research and explore solutions in the field of game design

Grow with us, we’ve got you covered:

  • Competitive financial reward (yes, we are fair enough)
  • Challenges to raise your XP score (professional training and conferences, internal mentorships, and English courses)
  • Private medical care, paid vacation, and sick leave
  • A culture of diversity and inclusion that unites the most outstanding talents
  • A community of people who understand and share your passion for games

Join Dragons Lake and take on challenges you’ve always dreamed of.

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