Senior Game Designer

Location

Hilversum

Tasks & Responsibilities

Why this is an awesome role:

  • The ultimate chance to play a part in the mobile transition of one of the biggest Web Game publishers, currently offering gaming experiences to 100 million unique visitors each month;
  • Working at a company with the ambition, full focus and management support to only publish top 100 grossing mobile games;
  • Spil Games publishes and distributes awesome games through the App Store, Google Play and websites;
  • We partner with the best game developers to get their games the audiences they deserve and we bring consumers some of the most exciting games they are ever likely to play;

For our mobile game development team, we are looking for a Senior Game Designer, who can strengthen and guiding the team by creating new game concepts with focus on systems design and monetization. The core responsibilities of this role include:

  • Writing Game Design Documents with a strong focus on systems and monetization;
  • Guiding other team members; 
  • Giving feedback to developers about games they create from your design document;
  • Pitching game ideas to studio management, producers, and other stakeholders;
  • Innovating and improving on existing games and mechanics;
  • Collecting and incorporating feedback on games and ideas from stakeholders;
  • Researching new trends and games for our target audiences.

Your profile

  • HBO/Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent
  • Worked as a Game Designer for 4 years or more
  • Excellent knowledge of game design principles and terminology 
  • Strong affinity for casual gaming, with playing experience on several platforms including mobile
  • Good understanding of KPI driven design
  • Ability to turn ideas into designs while working under pressure
  • Ability to innovate and take a fresh look at existing concepts
  • Ability to create full system design and in depth balancing
  • Strong understanding of the mobile F2P market
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written
  • Cross-platform or mobile game-development experience is a plus
  • Valid EU work permit

Please include a link to your online portfolio in your motivation letter or CV.

Why join Spil Games?

Level up your career—be part of a leader in the mobile gaming industry, where playing games is all part of a day’s work. Spil Games also offers these great benefits:

  • A competitive salary and bonus system
  • Flexible hours (from 7 AM till 7 PM)
  • A pension and collective health insurance plan
  • Reimbursement for your daily commute
  • Extras, such as a fitness plan and lunch provided by La Place
  • And, most importantly, training and development programs—because when you grow, we grow with you!

Adventure awaits those up for the challenge. Are you ready to play?