Senior Game Designer (Roblox)

REMOTE OR LONDON OFFICE

Role

  • As a senior designer at Supersolid, you will be the primary game designer for games throughout their development, as well as contributing to the design of additional features for our existing and in-development games.
  • In your role you will lead a small team of developers and artists, working with production, marketing and analytics to develop and deliver exciting, high quality games.

Responsibilities

  • Work with key stakeholders to establish and agree the vision of the game
  • Communicate your design clearly and collaborate with the rest of the team
  • Prototype key game elements where necessary to prove out the game’s USPs
  • Create and maintain design documentation to define game direction and scope
  • Work with producers to determine production scope priorities and make adjustments as necessary
  • Review and feedback on content and features throughout development, working with the team to consistently meet the quality bar expected of a Supersolid title
  • Continue to iterate the design throughout development in response to feedback, and data from user testing and analytics
  • Balance and tune key features and the game economy
  • Coordinate with marketing to ensure the product’s vision is followed through in the marketing assets and other promotional materials
  • Design new features to support existing live titles
  • Keep up to date with trends in game design across a variety of platforms, genres and markets

Requirements

  • Previously shipped core or midcore titles in a design capacity
  • Experience in designing combat systems for multiplayer character-based games
  • Experience in all aspects of production design; documentation, communication, implementation, balancing, and review and feedback
  • Confidence in implementing and balancing using industry standard and internal tools
  • A focus on quality and design excellence; polish is a must for Supersolid games
  • Open and responsive to feedback, and eager to learn and apply new skills and ideas
  • Strong interest and belief in data-informed design to support and validate intuition

Superpowers (not essential, but nice to have)

  • Prior experience in leading multi-disciplinary teams in a design leadership or product owner role
  • At least one shipped MOBA title (or similar genre) in a design capacity
  • Previous experience in designing F2P games
  • Experience in developing, launching and supporting live games
  • Genuine passion for F2P and mobile games, as well as the wider world of gaming
  • A deep knowledge of mobile F2P market trends, games and mechanics

Life at Supersolid

Our HQ is in the heart of central London - although currently we work completely from home due to COVID policy. We’re a fast-moving, creative studio. Our people are what makes our studio fun, exciting and productive.

We reward our employees with:

  • Flexible working hours - core hours 10am-5pm
  • We strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance
  • Competitive salaries
  • There is a discretionary bonus based on company and individual performance and we keep salaries up to date during the annual pay review
  • Support with relocation
  • Support to learn, develop and progress with Supersolid
  • Free snacks and drinks
  • Amazing supersocials, company outings, game jams, Friday night drinks and more!
  • Company pension contribution
  • 28 days holiday and additional days off between Christmas and New Year. There is a tenure reward scheme where you will gain extra holidays

We value diversity and as an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all suitable applicants. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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