Lead Game Designer

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Lead Game Designer

July 6, 2022
  • Description/Profile

    As a Lead Game Designer at Toonz, you are the game architect. You are involved with the
    design of the genre, environment, characters, gameplay system, objectives, and user
    experience. A Lead Game Designer is the creative force behind the development of a game.
    Game designers serve as the hub of the development team to facilitate the game vision and
    distribute the right information to the different stakeholders. The user experience must
    always be considered during the development process, as players need to feel engaged and
    rewarded by the game to continue playing. It is the Lead Game Designer’s job to ensure that
    teams and team dynamics work effectively to implement the game vision. The ideal
    candidate is a jack of all trades, familiar with all the steps and aspects of the game
    production. Whatever the scope of the task, the role of the Lead Game Designer requires a
    mix of creative, managerial, and technical responsibilities

  • Eligibility / Experience
    • Craft a consistent system design with a solid core loop; à Understand and design the
      required meta systems of the gameplay
    • Make sure that the game design can scale according to the business goals of the
      project
    • Take the lead on every element of the game including rules, setting, objects,
      vehicles, weapons, etc
    • Define user interface, menus, and controls
    • Generate the different Game Design Documents according to the audience and
      utility
    • Make sure the project timeline is broken into meaningful stages that reflect the
      product strategy and the high-level business goals
    • Decide on the devices and platforms on which the game is played à Define the user
      experience
    • Research target audience to understand what they want in the game à Support the
      QA process by providing enough info and detailed definitions of features
    • Oversee the marketing and distribution roll-out; à Ongoing development and
      versions of the game
    • Make sure the game is prepared for detailed data collection and performance
      monitoring and work with Analytics team to analyze and identify anomalies
      addressing those with the corresponding design decisions
  • More Details

    Software Tool: Unreal Engine

    Please send your CVs to [email protected]