Senior Game Designer
PUBLISHED: November 10, 2017
DODREAMS, Helsinki, Finland
As Senior Game Designer, you develop player experience in the Drive Ahead! franchise by designing entertaining features and free-to-play (F2P) games.
We’re looking for a team member who is passionate about F2P mobile games and designing games as a service. You have the ability to design systems, core loops, and features with an intuitive sense of fun. You design and balance game systems with strong math skills based on in-depth understanding of game design theory and its application.
Requirements for the Candidate
* Extensive knowledge of the mobile gaming market and F2P game design through theory and practice
* Solid background as a gamer: Actively playing games from different genres and platforms, also mobile
* Minimum 1 full release cycle on a mobile F2P game designer, from concept to release and making updates
* 2+ years experience in game design
* Team player: Ability to communicate, iterate and take design decisions based on data and users feedback in a team
* Fluent or Native written and spoken English skills
* Experience in Live-Ops and Games-as-a-Service
What We Offer
Drive Ahead! Games are the best way to experience games fun not only to play, but also share and watch. With a perfect mix of random, crazy fun and casual competitive skill gaming, our vision is to be the #1 choice for action, racing and sports genre fans. We offer a unique opportunity to work with a large and active community of highly engaged players. We make updates and publish new titles with the support of our fan base of 10 m monthly active users.
As a studio we build the Drive Ahead! Brand by creating games that are social through online multiplayer gaming & video streaming as well as highly engaging through live-ops. We continue to enhance the social experience of our games by expanding to new platforms and technologies such as AR. So this is your chance to work with games in the fastest growing areas of the industry.
Dodreams is a growth company made of self-organizing, small and effective teams. Our 20+ employee team is based in Helsinki, Finland. We combine the best parts of a startup and established company. Founded in 2008, we have strong financial standing and also grow fast with the Drive Ahead! Family of Games. As Senior Game Designer, you will play a key role in designing the player experience for the portfolio. As an employer, we offer a comprehensive health care plan and flexible working hours. We provide relocation support for international candidates.
How to Apply
Send your resume and game portfolio through Linked in [link] by March 31st, 2018. Any questions may be directed to Office Manager Miia Hakala via email email@example.com with the subject “Senior Game Designer Question”.