Lead Gameplay Designer
- Job Type:
- Leamington Spa
We are looking for a Lead Gameplay Designer to join Playground Games, a world-renowned AAA studio famous for producing some of the world’s most successful titles including racing phenomenon Forza Horizon and Fable 3. This is a high-impact role where you will be working directly on the next-gen release of the world’s most successful and notorious RPG franchise - Fable 3 - enjoyed by millions of players throughout the world.
Our client has tripled their headcount in the last 5 years and they are now searching for a Lead Gameplay Designer to help take their design team to the next level.
You will develop and lead the gameplay design team, working on character-driven gameplay systems. You will establish, maintain, and evolve design processes while ensuring gameplay design work is completed on time and to the highest standard.
With prior success publishing console titles, you will lead and manage your team in creating compelling character-driven gameplay systems such as locomotion, combat, camera and AI.
This a leadership role, where you will deputise for the Design Director, closely collaborating with production and other discipline leads to schedule gameplay design work, and you will take a pro-active role in design team recruitment.
- Private Healthcare
- Client won ‘2019 Best Place to Work Award’
- Childcare scheme
- Contributory pension scheme
- Team title bonus
- 25 days holiday + BH
- 2 Duvet days (increases with LOS)
- Flexible working hours
- Discounted gym membership
- Onsite games (pingpong, arcade machines, pinball machine, Pool table)
- Complimentary fruit/ drinks/ breakfast
- Wrap Parties
- Pub Thursdays