Senior Game Designer

PUBLISHED: June 16, 2020

We are looking for an experienced and motivated Senior Game Designer to join our fast-paced mobile game studio in Helsinki, Finland.

At Lightneer we produce dozens of original hyper-casual game ideas and develop best to market in just a handful of weeks. You as a designer are able to create and evaluate concepts and ideas quickly, and have a passion for clear core gameplay and design.

You take responsibility for the vision and game development, create plan and product backlog and communicate with teams and other stakeholders. You understand key mobile KPIs and have experience in data-driven decision making. You have knowledge in different monetisation methods such ads and IAPs.

As a key member of our world-class team, you will have the opportunity to make your mark on new fun mobile games played worldwide. You get to work in a dynamic, fun, creative, agile and collaborative environment.

Responsibilities & Main tasks:

● Ideate new innovative hyper-casual game concepts

● Create solid game design plans and user flows & wireframes

● Plan and lead the execution of game projects from early concepts to global launch

● Work closely with product teams to solve gameplay and design related challenges

● Plan data tracking events and use in-game data to make decisions and improve our games

● Do constant market research on finding latest mobile game trends

● Continuously improve and share learnings with internal and external teams and studios

● Be the seal of quality of our games

Qualifications & Requirements:

● 4+ years experience working on mobile games, preferably both developing a game from scratch as well as from operating a live game

● Experience in creating game concepts and leading their execution

● A passion for making simple and user-centric mobile game design

● Skills to lead game vision, willingness to have an open mind and iterate designs, but also steer and make decisions when needed

● Genuine interest in hyper-casual games

● Belief in data-driven approach to support & validate intuition

● Can-do attitude, ability to adapt quickly to changing circumstances and constantly prioritize workload to meet shifting demands and deadlines

● Understanding of mobile game monetization

● Can multitask, prioritize and supervise multiple ongoing game projects

Additional as a plus:

● Experience in creating and managing balanced game systems and economies

● Experience on designing and running LiveOps

● Experience in Unity environment

● Experience in ad networks and mediation

Become part of Lightneer team and apply now by sending your CV or linkedin profile to If you want you can also add a cover letter, video, portfolio or other supporting documents but they aren’t necessary at this stage.

The position is filled as soon as the right candidate is found so be fast! Looking forward to hear from you.


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