Job Description

For our next RPG for PC and home consoles, we are looking for a Lead Designer to join us at our Paris-based Studio.

Under the direction of the Design Director, you will be responsible for overseeing the production of the game and its content in collaboration with the other departments.

Responsabilities

Your tasks will mainly consist of:

  • Supervising the Game Design, Level Design and Quest Design teams
  • Communicating the project vision to the entire team
  • Collaborating with other departments to find solutions to problems encountered and responding to requests for content changes during production
  • Overseeing the in-game implementation of various elements in accordance with the delivery schedule
  • Producing and updating the game design document and other documentation for other departments
  • Developing the game structure and arranging quests so as to create a non-linear adventure
  • Ensuring that the gameplay implemented by the team is functional and meets the specifications set out in the game design document
  • Testing the game to ensure it works properly and is balanced

 

Candidate Profile

Skills and profile required

  • Creative, you are willing to make proposals while being able to question yourself
  • You are a very good communicator, you know how to share your experience and exchange with the various teams
  • Passionate, you have a great understanding of both tactical and action games
  • You are concise and have strong analytical skills
  • Cultured, you have a broad knowledge of applied game design, particularly in Western RPGs
  • Good at multi-tasking, you can carry out multiple tasks in order to create a non-linear game experience in semi-open worlds
  • You are curious and have a solid technical knowledge of game engines
  • Organised and rigorous, you know how to structure a non-linear game
  • Independent, you are able to adapt to internal tools
  • You have a minimum of 6 years experience with at least 1 project as Lead
  • Fluent French and English

 

Additional Information

Location: 6-8 Rue André Voguet, 94200 Ivry-sur-Seine, Greater Paris (depending on the ongoing pandemic).

Partial remote work possible.

You may be asked to do a test depending on your profile. Only online applications will be considered. We do not respond to applications by phone or post.

Please provide:

  • CV and cover letter
  • Website

 

To: Head of Recruitment
Contact: jobs@spiders-games.com
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