Game Systems & Economy Designer

Fluffy Dog Studio
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July 18, 2022
Full Time
Vancouver, BC

Fluffy Dog Studio is an independent game studio based in Vancouver, Canada. We create story-filled worlds in a creative and inclusive studio environment.

We are seeking an analytical numbers driven Game Systems/Economy Designer to join our team.

The Game Systems/Economy Designer will work closely with the Producer and Lead Designer to balance the in-game economy, flesh out systems and mechanics, and dive deep into analytics to make informed design decisions.

Who you are:

  • You can work magic with numbers and spreadsheets.
  • You are detail oriented and familiar with game design principles.
  • You thrive in an entrepreneurial environment and love new challenges.
  • You can own initiatives from start to finish while collaborating within a team environment.
  • You can communicate effectively with technical and non-technical people.
  • You can adhere to tight schedules and adapt to changes.
  • You can give and take feedback.
  • You love computer, mobile, and console games.

What you’ll do:

  • Work collaboratively and cross-functionally with teams on the design and implementation of new game features.
  • Balance game systems, economies, and progression based on testing, feedback, and analytics.
  • Create clear and complete game design documentation for content and features.
  • Pitch ideas and collaborate on overall game direction.

What you know/have:

  • 3+ years experience in the gaming industry (preferred)
  • Unity engine experience (preferred)
  • Experience with game economy balance
  • Experience with game systems design
  • Experience with data analysis, business intelligence, or other reporting tools
  • Samples of your work if needed

Bonus points:

  • You can make a mean cocktail.
  • You have a fluffy companion.
Fluffy Dog Studio

Fluffy Dog Studio is always on the look out for creative and talented people to join our team! We look for people who can wear multiple hats while still drilling down on a core discipline. Our team is from all walks of life and are are passionate about the work we do, which is of course, building and playing great games! Come join us.


Our Values

We’re not only in the business of making great games, we’re investing in the people that build great games.

  • Fun. We’re fun people making fun games! Fun is the heart of every game we build and the core of what we strive for as a studio.
  • Quality. We're not afraid to iterate. We take our time to produce high quality games.
  • Collaboration. Everyone is encouraged to contribute their ideas. We believe that this creates better games and happier teams.
  • People. We want everyone to feel welcome and comfortable, and for each contribution to feel meaningful and fulfilling.
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