Senior Game Designer

Job Details

Type: Permanent Full-time
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Department: Game Design
Job Code: 5241-290
Reports To: CEO
Start Date: ASAP
Number of Openings: 1

THE LOW DOWN

East Side Games is looking for a Senior Game Designer to scale up our live games and work on exciting upcoming titles. You’re a F2P balancing ninja, who’s created engaging and fun titles for your MVP’s, the players. You thrive off collaboration and are a fountain of knowledge when it comes to gameplay and economy tuning.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

  • Hands-on creation, iteration, and tuning of the game’s balance and economy.
  • Set scope and priorities of features, events, and economies to meet project goals.
  • Develop a deep understanding of our players’ needs and motivations.
  • Collaborate with studio leadership on game direction, roadmap, and live operations.
  • Work with our analytics team to define and review the game’s metrics to drive improvements to meet project KPIs.
  • Design and own economy and systems tools to facilitate live game content creation and tuning.
  • Spreadsheet extensive knowledge and problem-solving skills.

 

WHAT YOU NEED

  • 3+ years of mobile F2P design and balance experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience with an emphasis on game design, economics, math, or psychology.
  • Demonstrated experience creating, balancing and tuning F2P economies and systems.
  • Solid understanding of live operation best practices.
  • Extensive experience and knowledge of F2P trends and best practices.
  • Proactive in problem-solving and driven by improving KPIs, both in-game and team performance.
  • Understands how to provide creative solutions that are aligned with business goals.
  • Ability to drive clear communication to key stakeholders, studio and game teams.

 

NICE TO HAVE

  • Previous experience with Idle games or mechanics

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU

Check out our amazing CULTURE and BENEFITS on our website.

 

WHAT’S NEXT?

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Due to a small (but completely awesome) recruitment team, only those candidates that qualify will be contacted.  Thanks for your interest in ESG and we wish you super success in your job search!

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