Red Storm Entertainment has an exciting opportunity for a passionate Associate Game Designer to join our world class team!  As an associate designer you will help drive the development of multiple support systems and have a hand in analyzing playtest feedback and tuning features to create the best player experience possible.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Own Support Systems – Take a key role to drive the development of support systems such as Leaderboards and Benchmarking tools that help support the projects core gameplay.
  • Design and Document – Assist the lead designer and other designers to flesh out feature designs and documentation for all assigned features.
  • Assist in implementation – Work with technical designers to learn and utilize the tools provided by the project team to implement gameplay as directed.
  • Assist in driving feature development – Constantly review the progress of the game and suggest adjustments of assigned features to match the vision.
  • Assist design group –Provide feedback to other designers on ideas, features, gameplay, and design documents and contribute actively to brainstorming sessions.
  • Understand and support Game Vision – Have a proficient knowledge of the core vision of the game, design documentation and in-game implementation to assist the Lead Designer in disseminating the vision to any audience.
  • Regular Playtesting – Remain knowledgeable of the entire game throughout production to assist in productive playtesting sessions and to provide actionable feedback.
  • Competitive Analysis – Periodically play and complete analysis of relevant competitor’s games and features.
  • Be self-driven – Produce work in an efficient and timely manner, adhering to an agreed-upon schedule.

Qualifications:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • 1+ years of design experience preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of games in many genres across all platforms
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively document original ideas and concepts
  • Strong interpersonal skills—able to interact with team members of different disciplines
  • Willingness to respond to and adapt to constructive criticism
  • Working knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications
  • Deep passion for games as a craft
  • Good positive attitude and outlook
  • Familiarity with Ubisoft products
  • Experience with multiplayer games, open world games, role playing games, and/or live games preferred
  • College degree in related field preferred
  • Candidates for this position should be prepared to provide samples, including game scripts, design documents, and/or writing samples

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.