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Senior Game Designer – AAA Games – East Midlands – Permanent

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OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Design
Salary DOE
Location UK - Midlands

My client, one of the UK's most creative and stable game developers, is currently looking for a Senior Game Designer. Having been developing games since the early 2000s they have assembled a talented team of over 230 staff and are looking to grow even more with opening another UK based studio. They have developed a series of successful titles across all gaming platforms for partners with more recent titles being launched on the Xbox One and PS4. 2017 is guaranteed to be their most eventful year!

They’re looking for a Senior Game Designer to join their Design Team in the East Midlands to help with a new and exciting action title.


Ensure design and implementation support the core design goals for the project
Work with the team to design and clearly communicate game features
Own features during implementation to ensure they deliver the intended player experience
Mentor and manage designers delivering game features
Communicate game design to external clients and ensure feedback is incorporated as appropriate
Identify and implement improvements to the design process
Participate in the recruitment process to help build a solid design team


Extensive experience working as a designer, including at least one shipped AAA title
Extensive experience designing game systems and content
Experience managing one or more designers

Beneficial skills:

Experience in a Senior Design position on at least one action title
Experience tuning game systems in response to feedback
Experience developing titles in Unreal Engine 4

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a leading AAA studio which is just a ten minute walk from the train station with good access to the north and the south via the M1. The location itself benefits from a wealth of social attractions including a range of bars and restaurants as well as many art galleries and a wide range of cultural events.

The successful candidates will receive a competitive salary dependant on their skills and experience.

To apply or for further information about the role please contact Emma on +44 (0) 1206214415 or mail a copy of your CV to officemanager@opmjobs.com