Type: Permanent Full-time
Start Date: ASAP
East Side Games is looking for a dynamic, multi-talented Lead Game Designer to join our team. You are passionate about every aspect of Free to Play Games and are looking for the opportunity to build and grow the best team you can, first at the project level and then possibly beyond. You understand the people and skills needed for a successful mobile game, you are humble and a natural leader, and care about both the people you hire, and the results that they achieve. You are focused on measurable results and are always eager to learn and grow so that you can help others do so! You love to see people and projects reach their full potential and you understand how content, game mechanics, and data are the key to balancing happy players and a healthy, growing business.
*** Duties & responsibilities outlined above are representative, but not all inclusive.
We are East Side Games – a pillar in beautiful Vancouver’s gaming community. Our mission is to create games that are easy to pick up, hard to put down, and don’t suck! We put players at the heart of our evolution, independence, and profitability. With their help, we’ve defined the narrative, idle gaming space with huge brands IPs that reach the lives of millions globally, with our most recent games RuPaul Drag Race Superstar and The Office: Somehow We Manage…And we’re just getting started!
Culture rules here, and that’s what makes us unique. We put people at the core of what we do. We believe that you can steer the ship of your career, and we anchor through support, trust, and connection. Tackle your challenges, share your learnings, then share a drink with the studio in our weekly Cheers Friday Announcements. Have we piqued your curiosity? Then check out our amazing Culture and Benefits!
East Side Games are an equitable employer that values justice, equity, diversity and inclusion. We welcome and encourage people of marginalized backgrounds, particularly BIPOC and 2SLGBTQIA+QTBIPOC folks, to apply, and will acknowledge and value the strengths you bring to foster yours and the studio’s growth.
If this sounds like something you hoped for and more, and you’re enthused to build genre-defining narrative idle games, click the “Apply Here” button below. If now is not the right time for you but you know someone who would be a great match for us at East Side Games, check out our referral bonus here! Let’s build great games together!
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