Game Designer DAZZLE ROCKS / Helsinki, Finland

PUBLISHED: January 25, 2021

Are you a games enthusiast ready to break new ground for what will become the new norm of mobile gaming? We’re looking for a Game Designer to join our ambitious and fun-loving team in Helsinki, Finland

As a Game Designer at Dazzle Rocks you will be creating imaginative ways for our players to experience our groundbreaking new social MMO. Day to day you will be working closely with our Product Manager and UI/UX Designer to create innovative design concepts and ultimately helping bring them to life in game. By combining market-, audience- and game data insights with your robust design knowledge, you will create new and imaginative ways for our players to experience mobile games and entertainment. You’re a natural team player able to convey your ideas clearly and you enjoy collaborating with different types of people from programmers to artists. The team can always depend on you and find you easily approachable.

If you’re right at home in a fast-moving and growing start-up environment, let’s connect!

Responsibilities

  • Create design concepts and wireframes for social MMO games (mechanics, meta-loops and game systems etc.)
  • Document design to components and features for implementation
  • Communicate with development team of the product features and goals
  • Collaborate with the development team to bring design concepts to life in game
  • Identify new opportunities and means to bring value to our players by analyzing the market and gathering feedback
  • Determine an effective design pipeline for production & live phases of the game
  • Create re-usable design templates for most commonly found design tasks and brief presentations

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience from mobile game design with social aspects
  • Excellent eye for player oriented design
  • Overall understanding of game development process and limitations on design
  • Ability to think outside the box and find creative solutions
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills in English
  • Passion for clear & concise documentation
  • Skilled in collaborating effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Strong knowledge and willingness to always know more about the market
  • Dependable and easily approachable

Bonus points

  • Experience in game analytics tools (Google BigQuery, Looker, Tableau etc..)
  • Experience from digital service design for social apps/games

What we offer

  • Passionate, fun & start-up minded colleagues
  • Collaborative, open-minded and international team
  • Newly renovated studio space at the heart of Helsinki
  • Competitive compensation & benefits
  • Possibilities to develop in your role and skills, be the architect of your own path
  • Due to the exceptional situation in the world, we are in remote work mode. To make your home office as comfortable as possible, we provide all of the needed hardware and software for you to be at your best during these times. We’ve also come up with great ways to stay connected with the team, even when we’re apart.

We cannot wait to see what you have in store for us! Send your application, CV and portfolio to careers@dazzle.rocks