Design & Production Vacancies

Remote Lead Game Designer Austria REF – 2501


Our client is an exciting multiplayer game studio based in Austria, they are now looking for an expert Lead Game Designer to join and lead a team of game and level designers achieving outstanding results. This role is offered fully remote or at their studio based in Austria.

What you will be doing:

  • Act in a project leadership capacity and drive the overall game design vision forward
  • Develop documentation, craft prototypes, and deliver final content specific gameplay features
  • Be responsible for building strong team and multidisciplinary connections
  • Review and provide feedback on features, systems, and content designs
  • Help and provide guidance to other leaders and designers
  • Take ownership and implement mechanics and design systems to boost the overall player experience
  • Guide development of features and systems to drive increased KPIs
  • Ensure design cohesion and best practises across the team

Who you are:

  • 5+ years of development experience in a game designer role in the PC/console landscape
  • Shipped at least 1 title in a lead/management role
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Up to date with the developments in the game industry, trends, competition platforms and market
  • A track record of improving and implementing design systems, processes, and workflows
  • Experience writing high quality and thorough design documentation
  • Passion for video games and playing games
  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine is a bonus 


  • Competitive salary with flexible working hours
  • Great benefits package
  • Relocation assistance is offered if interested in relocating to Vienna
  • Professional development opportunities available
  • Friendly and supportive work environment
  • Exciting bonus incentives offered based on success


To apply please forward your CVs to cvs@big-planet.biz to apply quoting reference 2501. 

Big Planet is an equal opportunity recruitment agency, value diversity and we do not discriminate. We are a GDPR compliant company.

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cvs: cvs@big-planet.biz