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Design & Production Vacancies

Level Designer PC Games South Germany Ref 1577

We are working with a PC and console studio based in the South of Germany who is looking for a Level Designer to work on their exciting new projects. You will be responsible for all areas of level creation.

What will you be doing?

  • Macro and micro level design drafts
  • Using Unreal Engine 4 and blueprint system to design and prototype aspects of the world in-game, including enemy encounters and quests
  • Ensuring level design adheres to the gameplay and narrative of the project
  • Play-testing and feedback

Who you are

  • 2+ years in the games industry as a Level Designer
  • 3D engine game editors
  • Open world game experience
  • May layout creation
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Released game titles as a Level Designer a bonus
  • Unreal Engine 4 and blueprint system a bonus

Benefits
  • Good work-life balance
  • Flexible hours
  • Collaborative work environment

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1577.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Executive Producer Games Poland Ref 1573

We are working with a top tier, AAA game studio based in Poland who is looking for an Executive Producer to join their team and work on their exciting new project. You will be taking ownership of the project production life cycle.

What will you be doing?

  • Managing producers in the design, art and code departments
  • Working alongside the QA, publishing, marketing and sales departments
  • Managing both the internal and external teams
  • Schedule a budget management
  • Ensuring project quality and milestone deliverables

Who you are

  • Previous experience as a Senior/Executive Producer on mulitple PC/console titles, including full life cycle development
  • Appreciation of all the critical development points of production
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

This studios offers a permanent position in an exciting environment based in Poland’s capital, and a fantastic opportunity to work in a key senior role for the development of a new title.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1573.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior Game Designer AAA Studio West Midlands UK Ref 1568

We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in England's West Midlands who is looking for a Senior Game Designer to join their team and work on their hit racing titles. 

What will you be doing?

  • Conceptualisation, documentation and research
  • Balancing and game testing
  • Monitoring various design aspects throughout the development cycle
  • Ensuring high quality of the project as well as keeping it in line with the project vision

Who you are

  • 5+ years in the games industry including full life-cycle development
  • 1+ released console game title
  • Report writing and research skills
  • Commercial control

Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, a state of the art office, generous holiday allowance and great social events.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1568.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

French Speaking Senior Producer - Quebec Ref 1561

We are working with a highly successful digital games and simulation studio based in the beautiful city of Quebec, Canada looking for a Senior Producer to join their team.

This studio believes passionately in their mission to build appealing worlds and craft stunning and inspiring games. They specialise in original games, VR, mobile and multiple platforms to create unique gaming experiences.

What will you be doing?

  • Liaising between clients and the development team
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of designers, programmers, artists and QA
  • Problem identification and solving
  • Ensuring timely and high quality delivery of tasks
  • Managing QA testing
  • Creative and technical game development supervision
  • Change requests processing
  • Mentoring other members of the team

Who you are

  • 5+ years in project management
  • Educated to degree level OR have relevant work experience
  • Experience in the games industry
  • Appreciation of the technical requirements of development
  • Agile Scrum methodologies
  • English and French language
  • JIRA project-tracking software a bonus
  • Experience with platforms such as Facebook, iOS and Android a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, health and dental care, free healthy snacks and the opportunity to work in a comfortable and friendly environment on projects which you can be genuinely proud of.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1561.

We are an equal opps company, value diveristy and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

French Speaking Senior Mobile Designer - Quebec Ref 1560

We are working with a highly successful digital games and simulation studio based in the beautiful city of Quebec, Canada looking for a Senior Mobile Designer to join their studio and work on their new mobile game title.

This studio believes passionately in their mission to build appealing worlds and craft stunning and inspiring games. They specialise in original games, VR, mobile and multiple platforms to create unique gaming experiences.

What will you be doing?

  • Establishing the game design concepts
  • Designing the monetization mechanics
  • Communicating the design and concepts to the team
  • Game documentation
  • Evaluating the game's competitors
  • Designing and ensuring balance of the game's rules
  • Helping with different aspects such as environments, levels, missions...

Who you are

  • 5+ years in the video games industry OR a creative field
  • Educated to degree level in an artistic/technical area in the video games/digital entertainment industry
  • Knowledge of the video games industry including monetization aspects
  • Team mentoring
  • English and French language

Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, health and dental care, free healthy snacks and the opportunity to work in a comfortable and friendly environment on projects which you can be genuinely proud of.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1560.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

French Speaking Web Project Manager - Quebec Ref 1558

We are working with a highly successful digital games and simulation studio based in the beautiful city of Quebec, Canada looking for a Web Project Manager to join their studio.

This studio believes passionately in their mission to build appealing worlds and craft stunning and inspiring games. They specialise in original games, VR, mobile and multiple platforms to create unique gaming experiences.

What will you be doing?

  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of designers, programmers, artists and QA
  • Deadline and budget maintenance
  • Problem identification and solving
  • Creative and technical web project development
  • Managing QA testing
  • Change requests processing
  • Mentoring and supporting other members of the team

Who you are

  • 5+ years in project management
  • Educated to degree level OR have relevant work experience
  • Experience in the web industry
  • Appreciation of the technical aspects of development
  • Agile Scrum methodologies
  • French and English language
  • JIRA project-tracking software a bonus
  • Experience with platforms such as Facebook, iOS and Android a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, health and dental care, free healthy snacks and the opportunity to work in a comfortable and friendly environment on projects which you can be genuinely proud of.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1558.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Design Director AAA Games Netherlands Ref 1557

We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in the Netherlands who is looking for a Design Director to join their team and work on their exciting pillar titles.

What will you be doing?

  • Creating the design vision of the game
  • Keeping the design team up to date on milestones
  • Mentoring other members of the team
  • Ensuring the vision is met by managing the feature design and development
  • Evaluating, analysing and reporting on play test results
  • High-level design concepts and assets, ensuring functionality and efficiency

Who you are

  • 8+ years in AAA studios in a Design position
  • 2+ released AAA titles
  • A deep understanding of Game Design aspects including development of a AAA title
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Open World game development a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers regular social events, training opportunities, holiday allowance, a great pension scheme and relocation allowance. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading, well-established game studio.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1557.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Project Manager Third Party Studio Cheshire UK Ref 1552

We are working with a leading third party studio based in Cheshire, UK who is looking for a Project Manager to join their team and work on a wide range of challenging projects.

What will you be doing?

  • Defining and managing production schedules
  • Keeping track of progress on project deliverables
  • Report and executive summary distribution
  • Client relationship management
  • Providing solutions to any potential production process inefficiencies
  • Localisation management
  • Risk analysis

Who you are

  • 2+ years as a Production Assistant
  • 2+ titles with experience of the full development lifecycle
  • Agile production methodologies including Scrum and Kandan
  • Project Management software e.g. Jira
  • MS Office including Excel
  • Budget, client relationship and external contractor management
  • Appreciation of multiple platform holder requirements
  • Appreciation of QA and localisation processes
  • Team leadership skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Version control software a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, childcare vouchers, a great holiday allowance and much more.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1552.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Mid-Level Game Designer Mobile Games Shanghai Ref 1550

We are working with a leading mobile games studio based in Shanghai, China who is looking for a Mid-Level Game Designer to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity to use your design skills to create exciting games which will be enjoyed by millions worldwide.

What will you be doing?

  • Specific game feature design
  • Designing compelling game mechanics using modern mobile design principles
  • Game content implementation e.g. levels, dialogues, item data...
  • Design and writing of an exciting new IP

Who you are

  • 1-3 years in game design
  • 1+ shipped RPG/Simulation/Strategy game title in a design position
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field a bonus
  • System design, balancing, game economy design, narrative writing, game scripting, interaction design, procedural content generation...a bonus
  • Unity a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers great opportunities to advance your career, brilliant relocation package, very competitive salaries, and the chance to work in a high-tech state of the art studio.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1550.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Lead Game Designer Mobile Studio Shanghai Ref 1549

We are working with a leading mobile studio based in Shanghai, China who is looking for a Lead Game Designer to join their team. If you have experience with world building in a realistic sci-fi setting you will be at a distinct advantage. 

What will you be doing?

  • Detailed game design documentation
  • Leading the game design team, ensuring high quality deliverables on time
  • Designing compelling game mechanics using modern mobile design principles.
  • Working in a multidisciplinary team of artists, programmers, localization and QA
  • Managing game content implementation, e.g. levels, dialogues, item data...
  • Participating in recruitment
  • Design and writing of exciting new IP

Who you are

  • 8+ years in game design
  • 3+ released RPG/simulation/strategy titles in a Lead position
  • Core game system design
  • Leadership skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field a bonus
  • System design, balancing, game economy design, narrative writing, interaction design, game scripting, procedural content generation...a bonus
  • Unity a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers great opportunities to advance your career, brilliant relocation package, very competitive salaries, and the chance to work in a high-tech state of the art studio.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1549.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.


Senior Technical Project Manager Real-Time VR Studio Newcastle UK Ref 1546

We are working with an exciting high tech real-time VR studio based in the heart of Newcastle who is looking for a Senior Technical Project Manager to join their team.

This is a phenomenal opportunity to become an integral part of the award-winning team, working at the forefront of 3D technology with world class technology partners, delivering projects for some of the biggest automotive brands in the business.

What will you be doing?

  • Ensuring successful delivery of projects, including efficiency of project management processes demonstrating an agile approach
  • Multiple project management
  • Comprehensive project schedule development
  • Leading client communication while enabling clear communication of complex and technical information
  • Implementing and building upon exiting project reporting tools
  • Reporting the project status

Who you are

  • 5+ years' experience in Project Management team development and leadership
  • Previous experience with software development
  • Previous experience with complex software project delivery and project management development and maintenance
  • Experience working with and delivering projects for a big manufacturer, understanding their complexities and having experience navigating these in order to deliver
  • Project Management software e.g. Jira
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

This studio offers 25 days of holiday rising to 30 days on length of service, extra free days of holiday and Christmas to ensure a long break over the festive period, great events including Friend & Family Day and fantastic all expenses paid Christmas Party, access to external training and mentoring, an annual salary review, a recreational area with a pool and table tennis and much more!

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1546.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Designer PC and Console Game Studio Austria Ref 1545

We are working with an independent PC and console game studio based in Austria who is looking for a Designer to join their team and work on their exciting new projects. You will given the opportunity to take ownership of the mechanics and gameplay of one of the studio's games.

What will you be doing?

  • Design implementation
  • Ensuring designs are well-researched
  • Providing clear goals and specifications
  • Prototyping
  • Reviewing tools to ensure highest quality

Who you are

  • 1+ shipped PC/console title
  • Technical and analytical design skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Unreal Engine a bonus
  • Scrum framework a bonus

Benefits

You will be given the opportunity to work in a creative and friendly environment on challenging and interesting projects. This studio offers flexible working hours, holiday pay, a bonus scheme and a competitive salary.

Application

Please e-mail your CV and portfolio to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1545.

Lead Game Designer VR Studio Amsterdam Ref 1374

We are working with a leading independent virtual reality studio based in Amsterdam who is looking for a Lead Game Designer to join their talented team.

What will you be doing?

  • Offering creative ideas to all areas of game design
  • Providing improvements to the new product
  • Implementation tasks from project planning and scrum process
  • Building prototypes for evaluation


Who you are

  • 7+ years in the games industry
  • 2+ years as a Lead Designer
  • 1+ accredited released title as a Lead Designer
  • Unreal and Blueprint
  • Maths, logic and analytical skills
  • VR/AR experience


Benefits

You will be given the opportunity to work in a creative and collaborative environment, have a great work-life balance and no crunch. This isan inclusive studio that values their staff, offering on the job training as well as competitive salaries.

Application 

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference number 1374.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior Mobile Game Designer China Ref 1543

We are working with a fantastic online multiplayer studio based in Shanghai who is looking for a Senior Mobile Game Designer to join their team.

What will you be doing?

  • Helping the project functions to be shipped at a high standard
  • Delivering high quality player experiences
  • Core gameplay systems prototyping and implementation
  • Feedback analysis and active iteration

Who you are

  • 3+ years in game design
  • Appreciation for multiplayer game creation
  • Able to coordinate art and procedure arrangements, ensuring timely completion of functions
  • Mobile game design experience a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers great opportunities to advance your career, brilliant relocation package, very competitive salaries, and the chance to work in a high-tech state of the art studio.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1543.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Level Designer AAA Games Warwickshire UK Ref 1538

We are working with an award-winning AAA game studio based in Warwickshire, UK who is looking for a Level Designer to join their team and shape their most ambitious titles to date.

What will you be doing?

  • Building high quality project content
  • Designing, producing and implementing assets and procedures
  • Ensuring quality and gameplay meet the studio's standards
  • Mentoring other members of the team
  • Critical analysis of Level Design

Who you are

  • 2+ years in the games industry
  • Previous experience in Level Design
  • Appreciation of the Game Development process including technical understanding
  • Documentation, research and reporting skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • 3D Max, Flash, Java and Max Script a bonus
  • Android/iOS development a bonus
  • Photography and Video Capturing a bonus

Benefits

This company offers a competitive salary, a state of the art office, generous holiday allowance and great social events.

Does this sound like your dream job?

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1538.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Action/Shooter Game Designer AAA Studio UK Ref 1533

We are working with a AAA Game studio based in the NW of England who is looking for a Game Designer to join their team and work on their exciting new action IP. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a world-famous studio and help to guide their project.

What will you be doing?

  • Setting the direction of the project experience
  • Guiding the core gameplay systems
  • Game mechanics design and process archiving 
  • Combat choreography in cooperation with programmers, quest designers and animators 
  • AI element creation 

Who you are

  • 2+ released titles
  • 1+ released action/shooter game title
  • Combat and shooting mechanics creation 
  • Unreal 4 preferred
  • Agile development
  • Gameplay systems
  • Previous experience designing:
  1. Character movement
  2. Weapons/equipment systems
  3. Melee combat
  4. Health models
  5. Player cameras
  6. HUD/player information systems
  7. Loot systems
  8. Multiplayer modes


Benefits

This company offers a competitive salary in a friendly and comfortable working environment, as well as a fantastic bonus and pension scheme.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1533.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Designer Casino Games Baltic Region Ref 1531

We are working with an exciting casino game development studio working on fantastic casino games looking for a Game Designer to join their fun and vibrant office in the Baltic region.

What will you be doing?

  • Developing and maintaining game design requirements
  • Completing calculation sheets
  • C++ simulations of complex mathematical models
  • Creating and managing optimal game mathematics documents
  • Prototype programming
  • Back-end implementation of mathematical models verification
  • Ensuring the original vision is met
  • Games performance and player behaviour analysis
  • Competitor analysis

Who you are

  • Degree in Mathematics/Statistics or equivalent experience
  • Strong MS Excel skills
  • Prototyping e.g. using Unity, Construct, Flash, HTML/Javascript...
  • Simulation development e.g. using C++...
  • Game design documentation
  • Appreciation of game probability theory
  • Appreciation of the mechanics needed to create an enjoyable game
  • Understanding of gaming products
  • Marketing and trend insight analysis
  • Ensuring work adheres to the production schedule
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

This studio offers great social events, a forever full beer fridge, state of the art studio and more.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1531.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Producer Game Development Studio Baltic Region Ref 1530

We are working with an exciting game development studio working on fantastic casino games looking for a Producer to join their fun and vibrant office in the Baltic region.

What will you be doing?

  • Maintaining document and design requirements
  • Keeping track of project progress and ensuring the original vision is executed to a high standard and within budget
  • Identifying core user experience issues
  • Product testing and review
  • Competitor analysis

Who you are

  • Game design documentation
  • Appreciation of gambling theories and models
  • Marketing trend insight assement
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

This studio offers great social events, a forever full beer fridge, state of the art studio and more.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to ash@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1530.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Lead Quest Designer AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1527

We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in the Midlands, UK who is looking for a Lead Quest Designer to join their team and work on their exciting new RPG project. 

What will you be doing?

  • Leading and developing the quest design team
  • Ensuring on-schedule delivery of all quest design work
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Mentoring junior staff members
  • Participating in recruitment

Who you are

  • 7+ years' experience in the AAA games industry as a quest/gameplay designer
  • 1+ released title in the AAA games industry as a quest/gameplay designer with full life cycle development experience
  • Scripting e.g. C#, JavaScript...
  • Appreciation of open-world gameplay design concepts
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

We offer a great work-life balance, excellent bonus scheme and some of the best salaries in the industry. 

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1527.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior Quest Designer AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1526

We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in the Midlands, UK who is looking for a Senior Quest Designer to join their team and work on their exciting new RPG project. 

What will you be doing?

  • Building quest and open-world gameplay using scripting and proprietary tools
  • Creating high quality design documentation
  • Planning necessary assets e.g. locations, characters, dialogue...and integrating them into the game
  • Fixing reported bugs
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Mentoring junior staff members

Who you are

  • 5+ years' experience and 1+ released title in the AAA games industry as a quest/gameplay designer
  • Scripting e.g. C#, JavaScript...
  • Appreciation of open-world gameplay design concepts
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

We offer a great work-life balance, excellent bonus scheme and some of the best salaries in the industry. 

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1526.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Quest Designer AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1525

We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in the Midlands, UK who is looking for a Quest Designer to join their team and work on their exciting new RPG project. 

What will you be doing?

  • Building quest and open-world gameplay using scripting and proprietary tools
  • Creating high quality design documentation
  • Planning necessary assets e.g. locations, characters, dialogue...and integrating them into the game
  • Fixing reported bugs
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team

Who you are

  • 1.5+ years' experience and 1+ released title in the AAA games industry as a quest/gameplay designer
  • Scripting e.g. C#, JavaScript...
  • Appreciation of open-world gameplay design concepts
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

We offer a great work-life balance, excellent bonus scheme and some of the best salaries in the industry. 

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1525.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

90% Metacritic AAA Studio Vacancy For Senior Design, North UK Ref 403

Our client, one of the UK's premiere AAA development studios; well-known for the exacting standards of polish displayed on every title they ship. They are now offering an opportunity for a gifted Game Designer to join their North UK studio's talent. 

Responsibilities:

  • Own the creative vision for major features that define the AAA experiences the studio is known for, constantly striving for innovation and quality throughout the course of the project's life-cycle
  • Create and deliver presentations to stakeholders, forming concrete goals and metrics for features that will drive industry standards for years to come
  • Take part in feature implementation across multiple departments, reviewing, adjusting and iterating in a dynamic feedback-loop
  • Share industry know-how to help Junior members excel across the team


Requirements:

  • AAA games design veterancy of 5 years or more, having been involved in crafting great games from inception to release, with a finger on the pulse of the gamer environment
  • Experience in the tight-rope balancing act of complex systems within AAA games (ideally Unreal 3/4), confident in understanding the needs of diverse departments
  • Organisational and time-keeping skill as well as effective communication of ideas and features in visual, verbal and written terms with an infectious passion that puts the player at the heart
  • Additional understanding of UE4 Blueprint Scripting and a background in game theory or related sciences greatly beneficial




To be considered, please submit CV’s in .doc or .docx format with portfolio links to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 403 today.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Big Planet is a GDPR compliant agency. 
Please refer to our new and updated GDPR Privacy Statement at http://www.big-planet.biz/news.php?d=27

90% Metacritic AAA Studio Vacancy For Senior Design, North UK Ref 323

Our client, one of the UK's premiere AAA development studios; well-known for the exacting standards of polish displayed on every title they ship. They are now offering an opportunity for a gifted Game Designer to join their North UK studio's talent. 

Responsibilities:

  • Own the creative vision for major features that define the AAA experiences the studio is known for, constantly striving for innovation and quality throughout the course of the project's life-cycle
  • Create and deliver presentations to stakeholders, forming concrete goals and metrics for features that will drive industry standards for years to come
  • Take part in feature implementation across multiple departments, reviewing, adjusting and iterating in a dynamic feedback-loop
  • Share industry know-how to help Junior members excel across the team


Requirements:

  • AAA games design veterancy of 5 years or more, having been involved in crafting great games from inception to release, with a finger on the pulse of the gamer environment
  • Experience in the tight-rope balancing act of complex systems within AAA games (ideally Unreal 3/4), confident in understanding the needs of diverse departments
  • Organisational and time-keeping skill as well as effective communication of ideas and features in visual, verbal and written terms with an infectious passion that puts the player at the heart
  • Additional understanding of UE4 Blueprint Scripting and a background in game theory or related sciences greatly beneficial


Benefits:

We offer a competitive salary and annual pay reviews as well as a great work atmosphere.


Application:

To be considered, please submit CV’s in .doc or .docx format with portfolio links to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 323 today.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Big Planet is a GDPR compliant agency. 
Please refer to our new and updated GDPR Privacy Statement at http://www.big-planet.biz/news.php?d=27

Senior World Designer AAA Games Amsterdam Ref 1501

Are you a skilled Senior World Designer with experience in combat encounter or mission creation? Would you be interested in the opportunity to work with a leading AAA game studio and develop your skills?

We are working with a AAA game studio based in Amsterdam who is looking for a Senior World Designer to join their team to work on their exciting and challenging new projects.

What will you be doing?

  • Building innovative and exciting open world experiences
  • Contributing to the design vision with high quality designs
  • Implementing your designs into the studio's engine
  • Developing assets
  • Mentoring other team members


Who you are
  • 5+ years in the games industry as a Designer
  • 1+ released AAA title
  • Multiplayer game engine experience
  • Able to communicate design ideas and feature requests
  • Current knowledge of design trends
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Benefits

This studio offers regular social events, training opportunities, holiday allowance, a great pension scheme and relocation allowance. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading, well-established game studio.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1501.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior LiveOps Producer F2P Copenhagen Ref 1459

We are working with F2P game studio based in the lively, cosmopolitan city of Copenhagen. The studio is looking to hire Senior LiveOps Producer to join their team and work on the creative world of a fast-paced game for PC and console.

What will you be doing?

  • Fast LiveOps game release management
  • Smooth pipeline production maintenance
  • Feature requirement definition
  • Planning resource needs and agile development
  • Participate in QA updates
  • Ensuring efficient development environments

Who you are

  • 5+ years in game development
  • 1+ released title as in a Lead/Management role
  • Planning and prioritization experience
  • F2P and/or games as a service experience
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Agile development a bonus
  • Console and PC experience a bonus
  • QA/game development experience

Benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to work on an exciting new title currently under NDA. This studio is based in a beautiful, scenic and lively capital city.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1459.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Producer Multi-Platform Game Studio Yorkshire Ref 1296

A multi-platform game studio based in Yorkshire, UK, our client is looking to enhance its stellar team with an accomplished Producer. This is a truly global content provider offering fantastic opportunities to the right candidate.   

What we need from you

  • Become an integral part of the production process, interacting across diverse disciplines and departments to drive our exceptional features forward
  • Managing the project throughout the development lifecycle whilst ensuring a realistic scope
  • Risk analysis
  • Reviewing milestone deliverables
  • Ensuring format holders technical requirements are met
  • Production department performace reviews
  • This studio is known for using the latest development methodologies -  your in depth knowledge of production practice will allow you achieve extraordinary results in all areas of game production
  • Passionate and inspiring leadership facilitated by excellent communication skills


Who you are

  • Experience in an internal production role within the games industry, with at least one console title shipped
  • Excellent scheduling- and organisational skills, a natural multitasker
  • A keen eye for detail.
  • Project management methodologies e.g. Prince2, Agile, Waterfall...
  • A practical, methodical approach to both technical and creative issues, with a good understanding of art, game design and technical fundamentals, and a good grasp of console platform considerations

Benefits

This studio offers an annual bonus, flexible start and finish times, no crunch, private medical insurance and a great pension scheme.

To be considered, please submit CV’s in .doc or .docx format with portfolio links to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1296 today.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Big Planet is a GDPR compliant agency. Please refer to our new and updated GDPR Privacy Statement at http://www.big-planet.biz/news.php?d=27

Senior Audio Designer – UK South Ref 332

We are working with a cross-platform studio based in the South of England who is looking for innovatory Senior Audio Designer to join their team. This role combines imaginative sound creation with musical composition. 

Responsibilities

  • Recording and mixing sounds, instruments and voices
  • Sound effects creation
  • Sound implementation
  • Creating innovative conversation


Requirements

  • 5+ years in the games industry
  • 3+ released titles
  • Experience of sound recording and game implementation
  • Excellence in inventive sound design demonstrated in your CV, portfolio and showreel
  • Wwise, FMOD, unity, Unreal...
  • Scripting e.g. with UE4 Blueprints, Max MSP...
  • Musical skills
  • Keen game player and games aficionado
  • All round good egg 


Benefits 

Competitive salary including health, leisure and life cover benefits
Permanent position with career development structure
Cozy, sociable studio in a technology hub in striking distance of London and countryside.

Application

Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and portfolio links to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 332.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

    Senior Producer Cross-Platform Games South UK Ref 1439

    We are working with an award-winning game studio based in the South of England who is looking for a Senior Producer to join their team.

    What will you be doing?

    • Helping to keep the project in line with the studio's vision
    • Maintaining planning schedules and meetings
    • Identifying risks
    • Working with the QA team


    Who you are

    • 2+ released projects with full development cycle experience
    • Meeting organisation
    • Excel and Jira a bonus
    • Experience with a live project a bonus


    Benefits

    This studio offers competitive salaries, bonus scheme and full corporate benefits. World famous games to work on too!

    Application

    Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1439.

    We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

    Senior Game Designer Game Studio Germany Ref 1136

    Are you an experienced Game Designer? Are you interested in working for a highly renowned independent console studio?

    This independent PC and console game studio based in western Germany is looking for a Senior Game Designer to join their team.

    What will you be doing?
    • Collaborating with the Creative Director and design team to develop the studio's design vision
    • Training junior designers
    • Design documentation
    • Communicating the game design needs to partners
    • Optimising user experience using player behaviour data
    • Testing and balancing gameplay data


    Who you are
    • 5+ years in game design development
    • Able to communicate design ideas and feature requests
    • Core design mechanics and dynamics across different genres
    • Game engines, design toolsets, and pipelines
    • Current knowledge of design trends
    • 1+ released game title as game designer
    • Fluent in English
    • Interpersonal and communication skills
    • Organisational skills
    • Unreal Engine 4 a bonus
    • AAA game experience a bonus
    • PC and console experience
    • Focus Test leading a bonus


    Benefits

    This studio offers flexible working hours with on the job training, and a great relocation package with private medical and pension scheme.

    Application
    Please email me your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz, quoting reference 1136.

    We are an equal opps recruitment agency, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR complaint.

    Sound Designer AAA Games South UK Ref 1422

    We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in the South of England who is looking for a Sound Designer to join their team and work on high quality music implementation for their pillar titles.

    What will you be doing?

    • Music editing and implementation
    • Music playback systems maintenance
    • Designing new methods of music triggering and implementation


    Who you are

    • 1+ released title using Wwise and Unreal
    • Music facing DAWs e.g. Pro Tools, Logic...
    • Score reading skills
    • Music production methods
    • Audio-QA skills
    • Experience with a variety of hardware and software processors a bonus


    Benefits

    This is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the UK's leading game studios. This studio offers medical and dental care, an excellent pension and annual bonus scheme, 25 days of paid holiday and great relocation support.

    Application

    Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1422.

    We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

      Dialogue Supervisor AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1420

      We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in the Midlands, UK who is looking for a Dialogue Supervisor to join their team and work on their exciting new open world RPG title.

      What will you be doing?

      • Taking ownership of casting and implementation of voice over
      • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of audio, cinematics, design and narrative
      • Managing outsource engagements
      • Managing remote voice over sessions
      • Ensuring global release by collaborating with localisation studios


      Who you are

      • 1+ released title as a Dialogue Supervisor/Director
      • Digital audio workstations and plugins
      • Microphone technique
      • Appreciation of in-game dialogue systems and pipelines
      • FMOD/Wwise
      • Acting coaching a bonus
      • Film/TV post-production experience a bonus
      • Interpersonal and communication skills


      Benefits

      This is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the UK's leading game studios on an exciting new title. This studio offers a competitive salary, a great work-life balance and an excellent bonus scheme.

      Application

      Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1420.

      We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

        Mid & Senior Designers AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1409

        We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in the Midlands UK who are looking for mid and senior sound designers to join their team.

        What will you be doing?

        For the lead role you will be responsible for a team of sound designers on all facets of sound production. You will set the overall sound quality for the game and define technical pipelines. You will also be mentoring the junior members of the team.

        Who you are

        For the mid-level role, you will need 1+ released AAA title with 3+ years experience in the games industry.

        For the senior role you will need 2+ released AAA titles with 5+ years experience in the games industry.

        For the lead role you will need 2+ released AAA titles as a Lead Sound Designer and 8+ years experience in the games industry.


        For these roles you will need to be proficient in all standrard sound equipment tools including Wwise, Foley, and Pro Tools. You will also need a good knowldge of the most common plug-ins including DAWs as well as SFX recording experience.

        Benefits 

        This studio offers a great work-life balance, excellent bonus scheme and some of the best salaries in the industry. 

        Application 

        Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1409 along with a link to your sound reel.

        We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant

        Sound Designer AAA Games Yorkshire Ref 1407

        Are you a skilled Sound Designer? Do you have experience in the games industry? Are you interested in working with a multi-award winning AAA game studio?

        We are working with a cross-platform AAA game studio based in Yorkshire, UK who are looking for a Sound Designer to join their team and work on their exciting pillar titles.

        What will you be doing?

        • Building high quality original SFX
        • Working alongside the audio team to help shape audio style and standards
        • Delivering audio assets according to schedule
        • Mentoring junior members of the team

        Who you are 

        Wwise middleware
        2+ released AAA titles as an Audio Designer
        Field and studio recording
        Foley recording and application
        Interpersonal and communication skills

        Benefits

        Fantastic city location, competitive salary, bonus scheme, good work-life balance and many more...

        Application

        Please email your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1353.

        We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

        We are GDPR compliant.

          Producer (Racing) AAA studios East Midlands Ref 981

          A leading AAA development studio based in the East Midlands, our client is looking to enhance it's passionate and ambitious racing team with an accomplished Producer. This is a truly global content provider offering fantastic opportunities to the right applicant.

          What we need from you

          • Become an integral part of the production process, collaborating across diverse disciplines and departments to drive our exceptional features forward
          • The studio is known for using the latest development methodologies -  your in depth knowledge of production practice will allow you achieve extraordinary results in all areas of game production
          • Passionate and inspiring leadership facilitated by excellent communication skills.


          You can offer

          • Experience in an internal production role at a AAA studio within the games industry, with at least one AAA console title shipped
          • Excellent scheduling- and organisational skills, a natural multitasker
          • A keen eye for detail.
          • A practical, methodical approach to both technical and creative issues with a good understanding of art, game design and technical fundamentals, and an understanding console platform considerations


          To be considered, please submit CV’s in .doc or .docx format with portfolio links to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 981 today.

          We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
          Big Planet is a GDPR compliant agency. Please refer to our new and updated GDPR Privacy Statement at http://www.big-planet.biz/news.php?d=27

          Lead UI/UX Designer Wanted China Online Games Ref 887

          This AAA online RPG games studio based on the Coast of China not far from Hong Kong is looking for a Lead UI/UX Designer.

          What will you do?

          1. Complete the game graphic interactive interface design;
          2. Based on product design and user interface design plan, look deeply into product and users’ characteristics, design and realize the game graphic interactive interface;
          3. Plan interface resources, optimize working tools, and improve working quality and efficiency.
          4. Design visual interface style of games;
          5. Complete the continuous design of all levels according to the established interface prototype standards;
          6. Complete the design and drawing of interface related signs, icons and pixel;
          7. Complete the dynamic and animation design;
          8. Follow up the design realization effect in a product, and ensure the consistency of design quality and realization quality;
          9. Effectively manage interface resources, optimize the interface editor and other tools.


          Who are you?

          1. Bachelor’s degree of fine arts colleges and other related institutes or above; majors are not limited;
          2. Have firm basis in fine art, good sense of color-matching and excellent design ability;
          3. 5+ years’ experiences in game interface design, those with experiences in leading and directing the interface design of famous RPG titles are preferred;
          4. Have positive working attitude, strong partnership ability and logical analysis ability;
          5. Have deep interests in game and game industry, proficient in at least one online game play.


          Please email CVs in Word to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 887.

          We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

            French Speaking Lead Game Designer AAA France Ref 107

            This leading games studio based in Bordeaux France is looking for a Lead Game Designer to work on our pillar titles.

            What will you do?

            • Carry the vision of the project among the development team
            • Run the design team including training of junior staff and work alongside a multi-disciplinary team of artists, designers, coders...
            • Design documentation
            • Establish clear and structured documentation to the team
            • Anticipate production problems related to Design
            • Highlight the tools needed for the production in collaboration with the Producer
            • Work on ergonomics and functionality of menus
            • Scheduling, planning and task management

            Who you are

            • 5+ years experience in the same role in the games industry
            • Strong written and interpersonal skills
            • Analytical skills and attention to detail
            • Fluent English
            • C# scripting
            • French speaker

            Benefits

            We value our staff and believe in a great work life balance, good relocation package, competitive salaries, health insurance, meal vouchers...

            Application
            Does this sound like your dream job? Then please forward your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1107.

            We are an equal opps recruitment agency, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

              Producer Wanted Mobile Games England Ref 770

              An experienced mobile producer is needed to make this hit mobile game run on time and on budget.

              The job:
              * Full lifecycle project management, developing processes and determining the programme
              * Budget responsibility
              * Delivering milestones on time
              * Ensure quality if the product is up to and exceeds our fine tradition of high standards
              * Appraisal and reporting duties
              Skills
              * Proven project management experience* Excellent written and verbal communications
              * 3 mobile released titles in a Producer role including understanding working with external and third party teams
              * Certified PM methods e.g. Scrum* Working with multidisciplinary teams including artists and programmers

              We offer competitive salary, a great working environment and relocation expenses.

              We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

              To apply send your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz Reference 770

              Senior/Lead Designer AAA Games NW England Ref 1115

              We are a leading AAA video games company and we are looking for a Senior/Lead Designer to join our team on an 18 month fixed term contract based in the North-West of England.

              What will you be doing?

              • Design and write specifications, prototype new gameplay systems (abilities, AI, mobility, etc) and other related systems
              • Define the high-level goals for gameplay or AI systems
              • Implement, tune and balance new gameplay
              • Produce game design documents


              Who you are

              • Creative thinker and problem solver
              • Systems design experience to implement the gameplay systems for a future title.
              • Design and develop systems and content for the game under the leadership of the Game Directors and Head of Design.
              • In house tools to implement content and systems within the game
              • 2+ released game titles
              • 1st or 3rd person shooter games experience preferred


              Benefits

              We offer a fantastic annual bonus scheme and pay rise as well as minimal overtime and a great work environment.

              Application
              Please email me your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz, quoting reference 1115.

              We are an equal opps recruitment agency, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR complaint.

                Principal Game Designer AAA Game Studio Warwickshire UK Ref 1329

                This AAA game studio based in Warwickshire, UK is looking for a Principal Game Designer to join their talented design team.

                What will you be doing?

                • Ensuring game design is aligned with game vision
                • Helping with gameplay balance and intuition
                • Building pipelines

                Who you are

                • Released AAA titles
                • Projects from full cycle development
                • Interpersonal and communication skills
                • Car/motor-sport interest a bonus

                Benefits

                This company offers a competitive salary, a state of the art office, generous holiday allowance and great social events.

                Does this sound like your dream job?

                Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1329.

                We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

                Senior Technical Designer AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1303

                This AAA studio based in the Midlands, UK is looking for a Senior Technical Designer to join their talented and successful team and work on their cutting edge games.

                What will you be doing?

                • Building and implementing script architecture
                • Developing pipelines
                • Scripting technology direction
                • Mentoring junior team members


                Who you are

                • 5+ years as a Mission/Gameplay Designer
                • 1+ released console title in full development cycle
                • Scripting in C#/Javascript or similar
                • Problem-solving skills
                • Interpersonal and written communication skills


                Benefits

                This studio offers a competitive salary, private healthcare, a bonus scheme and free breakfast.

                Do you think this role is for you?
                Please forward your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1303.

                We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate.

                We are a GDPR compliant company.

                  Combat Designer AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1302

                  This AAA studio based in the Midlands, UK is looking for a Combat Designer to join their talented and successful team and work on their cutting edge games. You will be working on great fighting scenes and be inspired to create and make each attack feel right.  Your focus will be attaining the right balance between damage, animation, visual and sound effects and player perspective. 

                  What will you be doing?

                  • Building combat features and scenarios
                  • Creating design documentation


                  Who you are

                  • 1.5+ years in game design with combat design experience
                  • 1+ released title
                  • Key combat design concepts
                  • Interpersonal and written communication skills
                  • Problem-solving skills


                  Benefits

                  This studio offers a competitive salary, private healthcare, a bonus scheme and free breakfast.

                  Do you think this role is for you?

                  Please forward your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1302.

                  We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate.

                  We are a GDPR compliant company.

                      Lead Game Designer AAA Game Midlands UK Ref 1301

                      Are you a Lead Designer? Do you have experience in the games industry? Are you interested in working with one of the world's leading AAA game studios?

                      This AAA studio based in the Midlands, UK is looking for a Lead Game Designer to join their talented and successful team and work on their exciting new RPG title.

                      What will you be doing?

                      • Lead the design team
                      • Developing and building on game design processes
                      • Aiding in recruitment


                      Who you are

                      • 7+ years as a game designer
                      • 1+ released AAA title in full development cycle as a Lead Designer 
                      • Leadership
                      • Interpersonal and written communication skills


                      Benefits

                      This studio offers a competitive salary, private healthcare, a bonus scheme and free breakfast.

                      Do you think this role is for you?

                      Please forward your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1301.

                      We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate.

                      We are a GDPR compliant company.

                        Senior Producer Multi-Platform Game Studio Yorkshire Ref 1297

                        Our client is one of the most productive and accomplished games developers in the UK. They have a catalogue of previous successes and several exciting new projects in the pipeline. They are seeking to hire an experienced Producer to deliver their award-winning titles. 

                        What we need from you

                        • Monitor costs associated with development of specific titles and ensure they remain within agreed budget tolerances.
                        • Present progress of titles at major review meetings taking full accountability for product status.
                        • Work with senior managers in the department, brand and other internal stakeholders to maximise game quality within time and cost constraints
                        • Guiding junior production staff

                        Who you are

                        • 5+ years as a Producer in games
                        • Produced 1+ released title
                        • Project Management experience, Scrum Certification advantageous
                        • Experience with games and console platform 

                        Benefits

                        This studio offers a friendly and exciting working environment, excellent career progression and competitive salaries.

                        Application

                        To be considered, submit your CV's to bonnie@big-planet.biz today quoting reference 1297

                        We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

                          Principal World Designer AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1299

                          Are you a highly skilled World Designer? Do you have experience in the games industry? Are you interested in working with one of the world's leading AAA game studios?

                          This AAA studio based in the Midlands, UK is looking for a Principal World Designer to join their talented and successful team and work on their cutting edge games.

                          What will you be doing?

                          • Open world design on a macro level
                          • Ensuring game design is aligned with game vision
                          • Aiding in gameplay balance and intuition
                          • Building pipelines


                          Who you are

                          • Large scale map design
                          • 2+ released AAA titles at senior level or higher
                          • Open world composition
                          • Key world design concepts
                          • Interpersonal and written communication skills
                          • Problem-solving skills
                          • RPG experience a bonus


                          Benefits

                          This studio offers a competitive salary, private healthcare, a bonus scheme and free breakfast.

                          Do you think this role is for you?

                          Please forward your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1299.

                          We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate.

                          We are a GDPR compliant company.

                            Senior Producer - AAA Games Germany Ref 1104

                            We are Germany's leading independent studio based Frankfurt and are looking for a senior producer to work on our AAA titles on console and PC.

                            What will you do?

                            • Be responsible for the overall quality of the product balancing budget, time and resources to maximise in this area
                            • Liaise with the Production Director and wider production team to ensure the product is resourced appropriately and within budget
                            • Be the point person for publisher contact, owning and maintaining a balanced working relationship
                            • Clear and regular communication of progress to all partners
                            • Project methodologies including Agile
                            • Planning milestones and sprints to ensure ontime delivery of projects
                            • Autonomously own a large product team from inception to completion
                            • 4+ years large scale game production experience with console games experience


                            What we need from you 

                            • Use your insights to engage and illustrate your deep understanding of production processes
                            • Experience on multiple games, from development to release and ideally beyond
                            • A strong working experience of one or more task tracking tool (e.g. Jira or Hansoft)
                            • Utilising critical metric driven development
                            • Strong leadership skills
                            • Excellent social, presentation and interpersonal skills


                            Benefits
                            As a studio we value your contribution and offer a phenomenal work-life balance, excellent relocation and top industry salaries.

                            Applications
                            If this opportunity is of interest to you and sounds like your dream job then please submit your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz today quoting reference 1104.

                            We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

                              Tools UX Designer- AAA Studio - Southern England Ref 1247

                              Tools UX Designer

                              Our AAA client is giving a Tools UX Designer the opportunity to work for one of the best studios in the UK. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to contribute at a fundamental level towards the quality of all their games.  

                              What you will do: 
                              • Develop expert knowledge to the existing toolset
                              • Contribute towards the tools roadmap
                              • Work closely with all departments to facilitate their requirements
                              • Work closely with our tech team to improve the capabilities and UX of the tool suite
                              • Harvest and report feedback from the tools users
                              • Write and maintain clear documentation

                              Desirables: 
                              • A strong knowledge and enthusiasm for the state of the art, and the future of, game dev tools
                              • Practical expertise with a range of engines, level design and asset creation tools (UE3/4, Blender, Unity, Source)
                              • A track record of utility UI design
                              • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of game development and production processes
                              • Strong verbal and written communication skills


                              Benefits Include
                              : Generous Holiday, Flexible Hours, Staff Discounts and many more!  

                              Do you think this role is for you? 

                              Please forward your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1247.  We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate.  

                              We are a GDPR compliant company.

                                Lead Mobile Games Designer Wanted Spain Ref 851

                                This top iOS and Android games studio based in Barcelona is looking for a lead game designer to work on their pillar titles.

                                What will you do?

                                • Set the direction of the game design or for one of our live games, reporting directly to the Head of Product
                                • Lead a team of game designers enabling them to grow and contribute to their best efforts
                                • Apply your market knowledge to design not only the game, but the product with the best fit to its target audience
                                • Analyze the performance of your game and player's behavior to improve KPI metrics and achieve outstanding results
                                • Design complex yet simple to understand systems for a game, which should easily fit in the global picture and compliment the game
                                • Balance economy progression and difficulty progression to achieve natural meaningful progression and rewarding experience for the player
                                • Lead UX design for the game, ensuring flawless usability for every part of a game
                                • Transform high-level ideas into detailed and well thought-out concepts and execute their implementation from top to bottom.


                                What skills do you have?

                                • 3+ years designing mobile F2P games
                                • At least one successful mobile game in your portfolio
                                • Experience running and mentoring other designers
                                • Excellent written and verbal English


                                To apply please email me your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 851.
                                We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

                                Product Manager Mobile Games Spain Ref 844

                                This world renowned mobile games studio based in Barcelona is looking for a product manager to work on their live-ops titles.

                                What will you do?
                                - Responsible of one/several product streams of a game (LiveOps, Balancing, Economy, etc).
                                - Design, balance, and aim at continuously improving all the live features related to the product stream/s of focus, together with the Game Design team.
                                - Deliver product performance analysis working with the game’s Data Scientist/s.
                                - Prepare A/B tests and report on the key findings.
                                - Ensuring daily/weekly revenue targets are met, by proposing, executing and continuously improving the game’s content 
                                - Deliver Market & Competitors analysis of relevant competitors and games of the same genre

                                Who you are
                                3-4 years of experience in the mobile gaming industry, mainly in product management roles.
                                - Experience building models and defining data needs
                                - Excel.
                                - Experience launching a product or title from from concept through to launch, post launch and live ops.

                                Sounds like I'm talking about you then please forward your CV to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 844.

                                We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

                                Game Director Game Studio Poland Ref 1391

                                We are working with a well-established independent game studio based in Poland with a range of high-profile titles who is looking for a Game Director to join their team. You will be the creative force behind the game, and as such your role will be pivotal in both artistic and functional aspects.

                                What will you be doing?

                                • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of Engineers, Designers, Artists and Producers to efficiently reinforce new features
                                • Overseeing all aspects of the game and lifecycle 
                                • Leading the creative vision of the game
                                • Laying down design intentions 
                                • Pitching commercial ideas to partners
                                • Setting milestones for design
                                • Ensuring gameplay is enjoyable, balanced and audience appropriate


                                Who you are

                                • Previous experience in the games industry as a Lead Designer, Game Director or Creative Lead
                                • 1+ released console or PC action RPG title
                                • Online multi-player game development
                                • Design techniques, tools, processes and pipelines e.g. prototyping, scritping, level editing...
                                • Interpersonal and communication skills
                                • Multiple genre experience (e.g. FPS, RPG...) a bonus
                                • Video game consumer engagement, retention and monetization experience a bonus
                                • 3D art creation, Microsoft Office, Confluence, Jira and Perforce a bonus


                                Benefits

                                You will be given a good work-life balance, open communication and opportunity for advancement, free healthy snacks and no crunch.

                                Application

                                Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1391.

                                We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

                                  Senior Designer AAA Games South East England Ref 1384

                                  We are working with a highly successful console games and simulation studio based in the South of England who is looking for a Senior Designer to join their team and work on their simulation games.

                                  This is a studio who believes passionately in their mission to build appealing worlds and craft stunning and inspiring games.

                                  What will you be doing?

                                  • Mentoring the design team
                                  • Build upon simulation tools and pipelines
                                  • Contributing to the design roadmap
                                  • Playing a significant role in the decision-making process
                                  • Ensuring capacity planning and scope management adhere to project goals


                                  Who you are

                                  • 1+ released game title as a Senior Designer
                                  • Full game lifecycle experience
                                  • UE4 and UE4 Blueprints
                                  • Interpersonal and communication skills


                                  Benefits

                                  You will be given the opportunity to have a direct and significant impact on the future of this studio's games, work in a challenging yet supportive environment, have a great work-life balance, work with state of the art technology and be given a competitive salary and benefits.

                                  Application

                                  Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1384.

                                  We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

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