Lead Designer, Levels
Monolith Productions | Kirkland WA 98034 USA | Full Time | Posted: 10/11/2012
Monolith Productions, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, is located in Kirkland, Washington, and develops games for the PC and next-generation platforms.
Over the past 10 years, Monolith has risen to critical acclaim with products such as the FEAR franchise, the Condemned series, the No One Lives Forever franchise, Aliens vs. Predator 2; and Shogo: Mobile Armor Division. Monolith has focused primarily on first person action games with a strong emphasis on storytelling and atmosphere. In addition, Monolith has extensive internal expertise creating cutting edge tools and technology to support our products. The company’s number one goal is to create fun, compelling games to excite the imaginations of gamers everywhere.
Since its inception, Monolith has been fortunate to have talented and dedicated team members who have helped it evolve into a company that not only builds great games but also strives to create a fun and interesting work environment for all employees.
SUMMARY OF POSITION
WB Games Inc. seeks a Lead Designer who will be responsible for working with the team to define the game design, with particular focus on the design, implementation, and scripting of Levels. You will work with the team to ensure the creation of detailed quest / narrative structure, and compelling paper designs for levels and encounters that fit within that structure. You will create examples of these designs to set the standards for the rest of the design team, through the use of proprietary and 3rd party tools. The Lead Designer is responsible for collaborating with the rest of the design team, artists, and engineers to ensure their levels are fun, interesting, and performance. The Lead Designer also works with the QA and Playtest groups throughout development to address critical feedback and make sure their levels play and perform as intended.
This job listing originated on Gamasutra.com, the game industry's leader.
|Location||Kirkland, WA, 98034, United States|
|Categories||Game / Level Designer / Creative Director|
|Pref Degree||Associate Degree/Higher National Diploma|
|Work Site||On site|
|Contact Name||Dan Williams|
|How to apply||Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.|
|Primary Phone||(425) 739-1625|