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Lead Level Designer

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Ninja Theory
Employer Ninja Theory
Category Design
Salary £35,000 - £43,000 per annum
Type Permanent
Location UK - East Anglia

Lead Level Designer

Salary: £35,000 - £43,000 per annum

Cambridge, UK

Permanent position


Ninja Theory – the makers of Heavenly Sword, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, DmC and Fightback – are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Lead Level Designer to work on our new exciting projects. You’ll be responsible for working with the senior management team to help create, define and shape the overall vision of the game/project as well as the creative and production direction needed to achieve this. Specific focus is on responsibility for whole areas of level design, creating compelling, high quality and interesting gameplay with a strong story-telling player experience, within given constraints.  


We’ll offer you a fun, hard-working and supportive environment in which you can quickly make a contribution – we can offer career development, training and promotion opportunities all within a stable yet industry leading studio. We only hire the strongest in their fields, so you can work with and learn from the best.


In addition to a competitive salary, we can also offer you:


•      Holiday – 23 days a year, rising 1 day a year to 33 days;

•      Contributory pension scheme;

•      Private Healthcare;

•      Bonus;

•      Specified contribution to any annual gym membership; and

•      Childcare vouchers & Cycle and Computer Scheme access.


Interested? Want to know more? Have a look at the careers section of our website at www.ninjatheory.com for the full job descriptions.  To apply, fill in our short application form which can be found on our careers page, as well as sending us your CV and a covering letter telling us why you should be our next Ninja to jobs@ninjatheory.com. Don’t forget to include some work samples or a showreel with your application!


This has a closing date of 25th October 2013. We will aim to get back to you with feedback as soon as possible after this date. Please quote reference DV/LLD/Oct13 in the subject bar.