Board Game Designer

Dire Wolf DigitalApply for this Job
March 12, 2021
Full Time
Denver, CO

We are looking for a talented individual to join our team of board game designers. Candidates should have a passion for board games (and game design in general) and be well-played across multiple genres of games and board game sub-genres.

This position is located at our Denver studio. Must be willing to relocate.


  • Create new board and card game designs with compelling themes and mechanics
  • Create rapid prototypes to test ideas
  • Bring a positive and self-driven attitude with the ability to collaborate in a team environment
  • Provide perspective on design goals aimed at new and experienced board gamers


  • Student of modern board games
  • Have designed your own card or board games (prototypes count) and are willing to discuss some of them during an interview
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written


  • 1+ years of professional game design experience
  • Shipped title(s)
  • Creative writing background
  • Artistic background
  • Student of card game design theory
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Technical aptitude with Microsoft Excel
  • Familiarity with inDesign
  • 1 year of college level math
  • Ability to lead teams


  • Position Type: Permanent
  • Compensation: Commensurate w/experience
  • Location: Denver, CO

To apply, send an email with your cover letter and resume attached to:

About Us

Dire Wolf Digital is an independent game studio specializing in strategy card games and board games. Based in Denver, Colorado, the Dire Wolf Digital team includes more than 100 designers, artists and engineers creating games for some of the world’s top brands, as well as original properties.

Dire Wolf values a diverse and collaborative work environment, and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, ethnic minorities, and veterans to apply.

About Our Games

Might makes right in the wild wood! Root, the award-winning board game of asymmetrical woodland warfare comes to cross-platform digital play! Combine subtle strategy and bold daring to guide your forest faction to victory!

Bring your stained-glass masterpiece to dazzling digital life in Sagrada, the dice-drafting board game from Floodgate Games.Take turns selecting colorful dice and placing them in your gorgeous stained-glass window. The artisan who creates the most beautiful window wins.

Six-guns and sorcery collide in Eternal, the new strategy card game of unlimited choices and unbelievable fun. Eternal brings AAA pace and polish to the infinite possibilities of a deep strategy card game. The only limits are your own creativity.

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