Game Director

Remote Across Canada - VR Game Studio - One of the Most Popular VR Games in the World

Job Type
Salary on application
5 days ago

Our client, a virtual reality (VR) game development studio is looking for a Game Director. This is a full-time remote role that comes with a generous salary and benefits package. 

As a Game Director, you'll define and communicate the high-level vision that shapes the game we produce. You will be responsible for setting the overall creative direction and happy to jump headfirst into the development of the best experience possible for our customers. You will keep everyone’s efforts channelled towards the same goal, the same common vision. 

In your first few weeks in this Game Director role, you can expect to: 

  • Define a clear, cohesive creative vision for the game and implement that vision into the game 
  • Work closely with other core team members to develop their specific parts of the vision + unify your concepts to tie together all design, graphic, narrative, and technical elements 
  • Validate the consistency and quality of the game + ensure creative alignment between branding, experience, and strategy 
  • Work on multiple projects in various stages simultaneously, innovating and iterating on current social gaming offerings 
  • Review and discuss production priorities, timelines, and scope with the producer 

To apply for this Game Director role, you will need extensive leadership experience in the video game industry (or other relevant experience). You'll also require: 

  • The ability to be a creative leader with a vision for the future of games 
  • Exceptional organisational, interpersonal, and presentation skills 
  • Strategic thinking 

In return for your passion, collaborative approach and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, and join a friendly and inclusive culture. 

Please get in touch with Jack from the Skillsearch team at today to apply or register your interest for this remote full-time Game Director position. They'd be thrilled to hear from you. We'd love to help you get your next role and enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions. 

Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Jack Baxter

Interactive Team Lead

Jack heads up our Interactive and Immersive division in our games team and he’s a great fit for the role thanks to his love of all things XR, including *trigger warning* The Metaverse. With a background in recruitment in other industries, Jack decided to move himself, his partner and his daughters from London to the coast and take on a new challenge in an industry he’s passionate about, which is where he found us! If you’re as excited as Jack to be a part of how we’ll make and play games in the future, get in touch with him today!

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