Senior/Lead Game Designer
tinyBuild,Posted 2 months ago
Relocate, Remote, Belgrade
We are tinyBuild, a global video game publisher and developer focused on creating long-lasting, sustainable franchises across multiple media formats.
Responsible for over 70 titles, including Hello Neighbor, Graveyard Keeper, and Potion Craft, the company has a dozen development studios spread across the US, EU, Serbia, and Ukraine.
Our in-house indie studio is looking for a Sr./Lead Game Designer for a new 2D game for PC and consoles that combines strategy, resource management, and tower defense. The project is in pre-production.
Our new Game Designer will lead the game design vision of the studio.
What are you working on?
- The name of the project(s): unannounced
- At what stage of the project(s)? pre-production
- Genres: Strategy
- Platforms: PC, Console
For which tasks (responsibilities)?
Planning, developing, and implementing new mechanics, systems, QOL (Quality of Life), and features;
Сonfiguring and debugging systems in Unity, balancing game systems, from progression to enemy life counts;
Working closely with narrative, level design, and development teams;
Ensuring alignment with the game's direction and vision and consistency across its systems.
What kind of professional are we looking for?
At least three years of experience working as a game designer.
Experience in launching gaming projects and creating and balancing complex systems and mechanics;
Knowledge of mathematics and probability theory is also expected;
A keen visual sense and the ability to evaluate art, level design, and narrative are essential;
Having experience with Unity would be an advantage.
Why do we enjoy working here?
Flexible work schedule;
Covering od professional development courses, game dev conferences, and other events;
Possibility to work remotely / if desired, relocation. The company covers relocation costs;
Paid vacation and paid sick leave;
Apart from the annual leave, there is also a week-long holiday during Christmas;
Corporate English classes;
Reimbursement of any psychological therapy;
Do you know someone who would be a good fit for this position? If so, please contact us at email@example.com to refer them and earn USD 1,000 per candidate who successfully completes the probationary period.