Monetization Designer


Ready At Dawn

Systems / Monetization Designer

We are looking for an experienced Systems / Monetization Designer to join us in creating high profile original titles in VR, ranging from social and competitive multiplayer to character driven action and adventure single-player games.. In this role you will collaborate with the other designers, production, programming and live operational teams to ensure seamless, equitable and effective monetization design. The goal is to create industry leading monetization standards and best practices shepherding the design through the entirety of the lifecycle; from involvement during initial ideation and prototyping, through production and final integration into our proprietary game engine.

An ideal candidate has strong systems design, monetization skills and hands-on experience with creating monetization systems, and is excited to play a key role in executing our monetization vision.


  • Working hand in hand with other developers to take monetization concepts to shipping quality
  • Design, implement, and balance monetization features and content
  • Define and tune the economy for a variety of different games
  • Create and manage a calendar of content and economy updates for multiple features
  • Manage the pricing and availability of virtual goods and work with other designers and departments to balance and integrate these features
  • Enact standards and best practices into our monetization pipeline
  • Take a hands-on approach in realizing an elegant monetization system
  • Ability to sustain a game economy in a live environment
  • Analyze data from games into a workable monetization strategy
  • Show a passion for the monetization aspect of videogame development


  • Expert knowledge of monetization and game economy systems
  • The ability to analyze best practices for monetization based on a specific game
  • Comfortable working in a live game situation with constant updates and new content
  • Strong communicator both written and verbal
  • Can work independently or as part of a team
  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Excel
  • Working knowledge of industry scripting tools
  • Shipping 1+ game as a monetization designer

Location: Irvine, CA

Date posted: 2021-12-11