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Game Designer – Germany - €Neg – Strategy MMO

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OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Design
Salary DOE
Type
Location Germany

Location: Germany
Salary: €Negotiable DOE
Job Type: Permanent Contract
Project: Strategy/MMO

OPM are working with a highly successful Online Developer and Publisher that is expanding exponentially, and the team of outstanding, engaged professionals is growing with it. They are looking for a Games Designer to work on their next free to play strategy MMO so if your talent and abilities would make a valuable contribution to our client's future, we'd love to hear from you!

The successful candidate will have experience in designing massively multiplayer and/or strategy games, either in the AAA or the free to play sector. An analytical mind is equally required, as game mechanics must be both designed and balanced.

Duties/Responsibilities
Work with the lead designer to fine-tune the vision
Come up with suitable game mechanics that fall in line with the game’s vision
Create and maintain design documentation in a Wiki
Iterate designs to create a great gameplay experience
Communicate with an external developer to make them understand the design and the overall vision
Proactively find problems with the gameplay and come up with solutions

Skills/Experience
Excellent written communication skills (English)
Very good analytical gameplay balancing skills
Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
Gameplay mechanics / system design
Ability to understand the game’s vision and apply it to every design
Ability to take direction and feedback, and working this into your designs
Experience as a game designer on at least 1 shipped title
College degree preferred but not necessary
Can demonstrate good writing skills

The company offers a highly competitive salary with excellent company benefits as standard, assistance with visa sponsorship and the relocation process for exceptional candidates (initial company accommodation is also available).

For the opportunity to be part of this team please send your cv and work examples FAO Catherine to officemanager@opmjobs.com or call +44 1206 214416

Catherine Cope| Design Consultant
OPM Response Ltd | Ground Floor, Anderson House, 228 Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester, CO6 1HD
Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214416 | Email: Catherine@opmjobs.com