Game Designer

Night School StudioApply for this Job
Posted
October 24, 2020
Full Time
Anywhere
Remote

We're looking for a strong all-round designer to join our team and work on an exciting unannounced project.


Responsibilities include:

  • Owning various level designs all the way from greybox to final.
  • Designing and implement interesting and engaging gameplay sequences
  • Implementing scripted scenes into the engine using proprietary tools
  • Assisting with brainstorming, mechanic ideation, and gameplay tuning

About you:

  • Available full time.
  • Receptive to critique and feedback
  • Able to communicate ideas clearly and effectively
  • Self-starter willing to find solutions and ask questions when needed
  • Attention to detail and a desire to make excellent narrative games
  • Fluent in English
  • Able to work during Pacific Time business hours. (Our studio is in Los Angeles)

Skills & requirements:

  • Three or more shipped games as a designer or scripter
  • Experience implementing gameplay content using proprietary and industry-standard tools
  • Strong game design and communication skills
  • Strong Unity skills
  • Familiarity with programming and logic concepts

Bonus:

  • Experience in C# or C++
  • 3D Modeling experience
  • Experience in Photoshop and/or Illustrator
  • Ability to bring diverse perspectives and personal experiences to our team.

NOTE: While the global pandemic is ongoing, this will be a remote position that requires access to a work computer and internet connection.

Our Games:

In OXENFREE, you play as as Alex, a bright, rebellious girl who brings her new stepbrother Jonas to an overnight party on an old military island. The night takes a terrifying turn when you unwittingly open a ghostly gate spawned from the island’s cryptic past. You'll explore a mysterious island filled with a huge variety of story paths that let you shape Alex's life, the fabric of time and space, and the fate of the forgotten ghostly creatures terrorizing you and your friends.

In Afterparty, you are Milo and Lola, recently deceased best buds who suddenly find themselves staring down an eternity in Hell. But there’s a loophole: outdrink Satan and he’ll grant you re-entry to Earth.

Control Milo and Lola with an intelligent conversation system that changes the story and your relationships based on every decision. Uncover their personality quirks and foggy history during the wild events of the night.

Every step is up to you as you stumble through the underworld. Go on a hellish bender, uncover the mystery of your damnation, and drink Satan under the table.

Next Stop Nowhere is a road trip adventure story set in a colorful, cutthroat vision of outer space. Play as Beckett, a simple courier living a simple life until a chance encounter with former bounty hunter Serra throws him into an adventure he never expected. And might not survive.

The unlikely allies fly across a dusty, deadly galaxy in a race to save Serra’s son Eddy--dodging gangsters, bounty hunters, and the dangers of deep space along the way. Beckett is in over his head. How he survives--the choices he makes, the relationships he forges, the person he becomes--is up to you.


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