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Game Designer in Eindhove

Chipworks Games

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Location
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Job Type
Full Time
Date Posted
Posted 3 days ago

Overview

Do you want to take the lead in designing and creating mobile games played by millions around the world? Do you find challenges as an essential part of personal growth and development?
Then we have the perfect job for you! ChimpWorks develops action packed mobile games and is looking for a Game Designer. 
You will be playing an important role in the design and creation of mobile games played by millions around the world. You are part of an autonomous team and you will be working in a creative, challenging and collaborative environment. This role will provide freedom in your work style and will allow you to unleash your creativity. You investigate, stay up to date with and understand the audience in order to create designs for addictive, fun and intuitive gameplay. 

Game Designer

Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Fulltime

You in a Nutshell

  • Proven (mobile) game design experience.
  • Creativity, lots of it!
  • Experience with Unity.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Proactive and precise.

Responsibilities

  • Drive the game design through all phases, from idea, prototype, concept, presentation, implementation, tuning and release.
  • Working as part of the design team, taking responsibility for multiple mobile game projects, creating game design documents, diagrams and flowcharts.
  • Designing compelling game mechanics using modern mobile design principles.
  • Creating, balancing and tuning game mechanics, game difficulty and UI flow.
  • Creating levels and additional content using Unity, for new and existing games.
  • Work on live operations to make sure the game is at optimal performance at all times.
  • Brainstorm novel game ideas, join game design discussions and join in concept feedback sessions.
  • Providing a balanced experience for the player.
  • Working with QA, data-analysis and marketing to ensure and improve overall product quality.
  • Driving long term player engagement by understanding mobile players needs and motivations.
  • Benchmark the market to stay on top of new trends
  • Be up to date with present mobile gaming trends and enjoy playing and making games.

Requirements

  • Eligible to work in the EU.
  • Relevant professional study completed.
  • Proven (mobile) game design experience.
  • Creativity, lots of it!
  • Solid experience with Unity.
  • Knowledge of game industry-standard software tools, design processes and documentation.
  • Ability to define and understand technical parameters as they apply to design implementations.
  • Able to deconstruct and analyse mobile game mechanics
  • Ability to accept constructive feedback on your work.
  • Good team player.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills, detail oriented, precise, quality driven, straightforward, self-motivated, and proactive.
  • Affinity with the mobile gaming industry.
  • Flexible attitude, ability to adapt to quickly changing circumstances and work priorities in a timely manner.
  • Fluent written and spoken English language.

Extra Awesome

  • Worked on a released mobile game.
  • Experience with live operations processes.
  • Experience in economy design.
  • A strong opinion that you’re willing to share.
  • A good sense of humor!

What We Offer

  • Diverse and challenging projects.
  • The chance to bring and realize your own ideas.
  • A competitive salary, pension, and bonus system.
  • Direct hire.
  • An extensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages excellence.
  • Great opportunity to grow and expand your knowledge within the industry.
  • Full-time position with opportunities for growth within the company.
  • Free daily lunch and events.
  • Covered transportation costs and 28 paid vacation days.
  • A stocked kitchen of fruit, beer and treats!
  • Game-designed, awesome office with table football, arcade machine, consoles, darts and board games.
  • Friday entertainment evenings – every Friday you can hang out at the office with your colleagues and make use of the games collection with free drinks & snacks.

About Us

Founded in 2014 and based in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, ChimpWorks is a game development company with popular titles for mobile platforms.
With an ambitious young team of over 40 individuals from over 10 different countries, we are working in an autonomous team-based culture.
We have realised more than 5 #1-ranked games and reached more than 250 million downloads.
We create exciting, fun, free-to-play mobile games, enjoyed by millions of players worldwide. We continue to raise the bar through a data-driven, player-centric and super-iterative approach.
Our mission is to provide novel and unique games to create outstanding player experiences and fill the customer life with joy and excitement.
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