Design & Production Vacancies

Lead Designer Console Games Studio Austria – REF 2770


We are working with a well-established console games studio based in Vienna, which is voted one of the “World’s Most Liveable Cities”. They are now looking for a talented Lead Designer to join their excited team and work on their latest projects.

What you will be doing:

  • Your responsibility is to Lead the Design team, working closely with a talented team of gameplay, level, and narrative designers
  • Collaborate across multi-disciplinary teams to balance the creative vision with production realties
  • Ensure your Design team understand the vison and design of the game
  • Hold regular reviews and provide constructive feedback
  • Establish and communicate best practise, and improve the design workflow of your team
  • Create a supportive and creative atmosphere
  • Verity the quality of design in the game and make improvements where necessary
  • Be an active mentor and role model for the Design team

Who you are:

  • 5+ years of experience in a Designer role or similar
  • 3+ released titles on PC and Console, with at least one as a Lead Designer
  • Experience with agile and scrum processes
  • Experience establishing improving upon pipelines and workflows
  • Great English written and verbal communication skills
  • A passion for making and playing video games


  • Competitive salary with flexible working hours
  • Good work-life balance
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment
  • Excellent relocation support


To apply please forward your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting the reference 2770.

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