Game Designer

storm8

Storm8

Storm8 is looking for a Game Designer to move our games forward. As a member of our team, you will work collaboratively with product, engineering, art, designers and cross-functional teams to build, launch, and analyze game content and features. 

Responsibilities

  • Drive ideation of IE/simulation content and features with exceptional attention paid to theme, user experience, quality, and the needs of our players.
  • Develop and execute content releases ensuring all aspects of production deployment, asset quality, database fidelity, communication consistency, and information accuracy. 
  • Communicate submission process, requirements, and status updates to stakeholders; collaborate with multiple disciplines to surface and resolve issues.
  • Ensure quality through verification and ad-hoc testing of newly implemented content and features.
  • Iterate and improve designs based on event performance and player feedback.
  • Champion user-experience with superior judgment to decide if game features meet the quality bar, and collaborate with others to improve the overall product. 
  • Collaborate across disciplines to ensure content and features are providing the user and business return expected.
  • Manage game item and level definitions in a SQL database.

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Has 2+ years of game industry related experience.
  • Passion for games, especially ours, with a deep understanding of what makes mobile games fun, current best practices, and emerging marketing trends.
  • Uses data and feedback to analyze and improve player experience.
  • Works closely with other designers and disciplines in a highly collaborative, agile environment.
  • Must be a self-starter and driven.
  • Very detail-oriented.
  • Organized in design process from concept to implementation.
  • Has excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • BS/BA in a quantitative field or equivalent experience in the mobile games industry.

Bonuses

  • Experience with SQL
  • Database entry
  • Narrative Design
  • Unity
  • Scripting languages

Location: San Francisco, CA

Date posted: 2022-01-20