PlayMe Studio — is a team of creative and talented people, who are in love with creating wonderful games. At PlayMe Studio we are creating an interactive mobile dating sim game — MeChat — Love Secrets. The game with a fully new virtual date experience!
22 вересня 2022 GameDev

Game Designer (вакансія неактивна)

Київ, віддалено

About the role:

You have 2+ years experience as Game Designer in midcore games, you are able to tune and balance complex game-systems and overall you are truly passionate about the gaming industry both as player and designer of games? In addition you feel you are ready for new challenge in career — we are happy to talk with you!

In the role of Game Designer you will be the key element in the production process of new midcore game. You will create and manage the game features and game levels, you will develop monetization and the complexity curve, you will propose the tools to retain and attract new players. Gameplay, UX, game economy, feature set is not a complete list of Game Designer daily work set at PlayMe Studio.

You have:

  • Experience as GD with midcore games 2+ years as well as a strong portfolio of sample projects — must have
  • You understand that business needs and goals are more important then invention of unconfirmed ideas
  • Understanding the free2play model and how to monetize successful App Store and Google Play games
  • Deep and comprehensive knowledge of the games industry and game design (difficulty curve, directing the player, difficulty levels, balancing, pacing, motivation & reward cycle, accessibility)
  • Experience in developing core game mechanics, balance, monetization system, KPI
  • Passion about playing games across multiple genres
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to clearly articulate your ideas, designs, and suggestions
  • You are a strong team player who can collaborate effectively with different stakeholders

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create game design for new midcore game
  • Create or adapt game features
  • Create and maintain storyboards, wireframes, and design documents to communicate new features
  • Work with software engineers to test and verify game features
  • Analyze metrics and user feedback to derive insights and adjust game designs accordingly
  • Actively participate in the game development process, engaging the team and resolving issues
  • Work with all relevant cross-functional teams (developers, art, ux/ui, analysts) to guarantee smooth, efficient implementation
  • Clearly and concisely explain the purpose and principles of each game component and describe it competently to the team

We offer:

You will be working with a professional and motivated team of enthusiasts in the environment that brings up best in everyone. We have no bureaucracy, and we give our colleagues complete freedom to make decisions and achieve brilliant results.

Competitive salary. Compensation that will help you focus on your projects and personal development.

Professional Growth. We offer a possibility to attend internal, external courses, seminars and access to a corporate library. You will be working with a team of professionals to get insights and discuss ideas.

Health&Fitness. We provide employees with 20 days of paid vacation, medical insurance and a variety of sports activities available for employees inside and outside the office.

Rest. We organize team buildings, parties and various team activities to boost our collaboration.

This position with hybrid format of work (remote + Kyiv office).