Technical Game Designer
For Nixxes Software in Utrecht, The Netherlands
We're looking for a highly collaborative, passionate and skilled technical game designer who is up for the challenge of implementing gameplay mechanics for a AAA title.
The Technical Game Designer candidate will be able to create concepts for gameplay, implement gameplay mechanics within a game engine and is able to iterate quickly within a dynamic and continuously changing environment.
- Coordinating and implementing special case gameplay scenarios based on the high level game design.
- Owning specific scenarios: creatively iterating on the design and polishing the gameplay experience by collaborating closely with other designers, environment artists and programmers
- Visual scripting to create gameplay mechanics.
- Prototyping gameplay and bug fixing all with a AAA engine.
- Playtest and iterate to solve game design problems in a highly collaborative and changing environment
Competencies, Skills & Knowledge:
- Communicates with directness/candor and is adept at conflict resolution
- High standards of respect and values strong teamwork
- Positive thinker with an ambitious drive towards quality and success
- 2-3 year game industry and development experience.
- Strong understanding of programming and AAA engines, editors and scripting tools.
- Strong methodology and problem solving ability with a focus on creative, fun and innovative solutions
- Strong and effective communication skills and organizational ability
- Exceptional team player with the ability to collaborate without losing sight of the gameplay vision
- Willingnessto take design direction
- Working knowledge of Maya & Photoshop.
- Experience with 3D level editors such a Unreal 4 and/or other AAA engines
Portfolio submission is required for this position. Please focus this portfolio on personal contributions to your projects.
- Interest in the technical aspects of AAA game development
- Experience of developing third-person action games preferred
- Good sense of cinematography and pacing
- (Native) Dutch speaker
How to Apply
Interested? E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nixxes Software BV is a group of highly experienced game technology programmers and a young content team. The company was founded in August 1999 and has since specialised in helping other game developers and publishers making the best out of their game content.
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