Game Designer

Game Designer

BANDAI NAMCO Studios Vancouver is looking for a passionate intermediate Game Designer with a solid understanding of casual mobile games. Our studio develops top-tier mobile games aimed at the North American market. We are looking for a Game Designer with a good understanding of core gameplay and out-game design. This individual will be tasked with feature development and system optimizing, with opportunities to engage in early prototyping and high-level design. Ideally, this individual will also have a basic understanding of retention and monetization components of a mobile game.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the lead designer to optimize progression systems and economies. You will also be required to design gameplay systems that maximize engagement, revenue, and retention.
  • Communicate the strengths and weaknesses of a given design.
  • Design game features that outline functionality, metadata structure, UX/UI components, and work towards improving the core loop.
  • Track and analyze game data, using this data in combination with your experience to determine the best steps towards optimization.
  • Design core gameplay that maximizes player engagement and satisfaction.

Qualifications:

  • Designed and shipped at least one mobile title.
  • Good understanding of mobile games, the current market, and trends.
  • Good understanding of monetization and retention design for the North American mobile market.
  • Proficient in either gameplay or system design; bonus for having strong mathematical skills.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Exceptional listening skills.
  • Strong logic and reasoning skills with the capacity to reassess your ideas when presented with new information.

*Local candidates will be preferred.
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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