SILICON KNIGHTS | St.Catharines ON L2R 7L2 CAN | Full Time | Posted: 07/10/2009
Located in St.Catharines, ON Canada, Silicon Knights proudly ranks as one of the top independent game developers in the world. Incorporating in 1992, Silicon Knights has developed a reputation for creating superior original content, and is dedicated to creating ground breaking video games. Within a focused and collaborative climate, our studio offers a passionate and spirited workplace where all creative contributions are encouraged.
Best known for Metal Gear Solid: the Twin Snakes, Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem,Too Human and recently announced X-Men Destiny. In addition we're currently working on several NEW and EXCITING AAA, multi-platforms projects. If you're talented and inspired to create exceptional games, we invite you to apply!
NEW POSITONS AVAILABLE IN ALL AREAS!
For more information, please visit the jobs section of our website and apply online: www.siliconknights.com
Working under the direction of the Lead Designer and Project Director to deliver core gameplay elements. Conceives game systems; including combat, UI, inventory, progression, levels, NPC actions, play balance and reward schemes. Oversees the design implementers of these systems and provides a first pass check on deliverables. Acts as an information conduit from design to other departments.
Minimum education (preferred but not mandatory): Four year post-secondary degree with an emphasis in computer science, or equivalent experience.
•2+ years of professional game design experience.
•Worked as a designer on 2+ published (preferably AAA) action, adventure and/or combat-oriented games.
•Familiarity with the fantasy and science fiction genre and role-playing games.
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•Proven ability to work well in a team environment.
•Superior organization skills and works well under deadlines.
•Practical experience with C++ and/or C#.
•Aptitude in a non-design development skill (e.g., art, audio, programming, cinema, animation, etc.).
If you are talented and inspired to create great games, we want to hear from you!
For more information about Silicon Knights®, please visit our website at:
This job listing originated on Gamasutra.com, the game industry's leader.
|Location||St.Catharines, ON, L2R 7L2, Canada|
|Categories||Game / Level Designer / Creative Director|
|Experience Years||2 yrs|
|Pref Degree||Bachelor's Degree|
|Work Site||On site|
|Contact Name||Joanne Dyack|
|How to apply||Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.|