Technical Game Designer

Dreamlit
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Posted
April 21, 2022
Full Time
Anywhere
Remote

Dreamlit Entertainment is seeking a passionate and talented Technical Game Designer. As a Technical Game Designer, you will collaborate with other Game Designers as well as Engineers to help develop/implement and iterate on various systems and features for the game. This individual should have high technical acumen with programming and UE4 Blueprints.

Responsibilities

  • Use your creative, scripting and technical skills to bring gameplay mechanics and systems to life while ensuring that your work does not incur unplanned technical debt.
  • Quickly implement and iterate on game-play content in collaboration with other team members.
  • Streamline and improve development processes and tools to support the design team’s needs.
  • Create and maintain design documentation for areas of responsibility.
  • Collaborate with other designers and departments to share ideas, scope wisely and deliver a fun and polished gameplay experience.
  • Understand and organize complex systems to simplify and communicate to other departments.

Requirements:

  • Experience in video game development in a game-play, engineering, or technical design capacity.
  • Practical knowledge of C++, with relevant professional experience.
  • Experience or have a deep understanding of UE4’s foundational systems/tools such as Blueprints and Gameplay Ability System.
  • Ability to polish gameplay, mechanics, systems and moments to AAA quality.
  • Appreciation and understanding of a wide variety of Action RPG and/or Survival Adventure games.
  • Solid understanding of mechanics design.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

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About Us

Dreamlit is a small team based in sunny Pasadena, California with staff working remotely around the globe! We love creating unique experiences for our audience within the gaming medium.

We've partnered with award-winning publisher Kowloon Knights to develop our first title, Towers, an open-world fantasy builder game with unique ecosystem-building mechanics. We can't wait for players to build lush forests populated with wondrous, otherworldly creatures.

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