Level & Content Designer FINGERSOFT / Oulu

PUBLISHED: January 12, 2021

WHAT WE’RE AFTER

We’re looking for a level and content designer to join our new game development team in Oulu. If you have a creative and humorous mind and are not afraid of the writer’s block, you could be the person we are looking for! Making levels to a racing game is your passion, and you enjoy creating new content. The Hill Climb Racing gameplay intrigues you, and you master the physics-based gameplay. In this role, you would be working in a small team and communicating with your teammates daily.

In this role, you will:

  • Make 2.5D (camera on the side) racing game levels.
  • Create quests in various game modes to the levels.
  • Bundle quests into short storylines and add funny one-liners to tell a story and/or set the mood.
  • Seek feedback actively from your teammates and assist them in their work.

You have:

  • Creative and playful mind.
  • Ability to find the humor in the two world-class IPs and combine them to create a funny, consistent, and believable game world.
  • Ability to help with vehicle, gadget, and gameplay props design and balancing, keeping levels and quests in mind.
  • Ability to create all the above in Unity3D using some custom tools.

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Competitive salary and seriously great benefits.
  • Easy going and relaxed atmosphere.
  • Passionate co-workers of various fields.
  • The opportunity to develop your field inside a growing company.
  • A position in one of the top gaming companies in Finland.
  • A lot of fun and excitement.

WE ALSO APPRECIATE

  • Ability to implement simple C# scripts to levels and/or level props.
  • Gaming as a hobby and an interest in mobile games.

If you think you could be a great match for the position, don’t hesitate to drop us your CV and portfolio here. Send your application ASAP since the first suitable candidate will be hired.

Read more about us and our hiring process.

About the Company

GOOD GAMES GREAT PEOPLE

We are best known for the mobile smash hits “Hill Climb Racing” and “Hill Climb Racing 2”, which have a combined total of over 1.5 Billion installs across all platforms – However, despite our huge audience, we keep things small and personal, with a strong focus on maintaining a relaxed, casual and informal work atmosphere.

Today we employ more than 80 people from all corners of the globe. Our company slogan is “Good Games | Great People” and we truly believe that the pure essence of what makes Fingersoft, Fingersoft – Is its people. A unique and diverse bunch of battle-hardened professionals at the top of their fields, each united by a love of making amazing video games and having a good laugh.

We are one of the most northern game studios in the world, chilling out (literally and figuratively) just 170 km south of the arctic circle in Oulu, Finland. Oulu is one of the largest cities in Finland & is a compact, safe, technological & youthful place; with one of the youngest populations in Europe (the average age is only 38) and some of the lowest cost of living in Finland. It was even ranked as the number 1 city in Europe for quality of life in 2016!

Our benefits:

  • Gear of your choice
  • Flexible hours with a focus on having a solid work/life balance
  • 5 weeks annual holiday
  • Health & Dental care, free massage monthly
  • Lunch benefit on top of your salary
  • Free snacks, fruit & beverages at the office
  • Yearly education, sport & culture allowance
  • Company sporting events, Friday sauna, free usage of company gym
  • Phone & Internet benefit
  • Modern office at the city center of Oulu
  • Relocation assistance