Game Economy Designer - Brand New Project

New Game From Industry Veterans – Build Economy From Scratch – Innovative Title

Edinburgh City
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Game Economy Designer in Edinburgh 

Are you a creative team player with a passion for creating and improving game economies? Does the idea of joining a studio of veterans on an exciting, innovative new title appeal to you? If so, read on to find out more! 

As a Game Economy Designer at this studio in Edinburgh, you will be creating progression systems, monetisation strategies and maintaining design documentation, using your strong eye for detail and great communication skills to help build one of the most ambitious projects in games. 

This studio is made up of a veteran team of developers, and they are currently working on a highly anticipated upcoming AAA game, so it’s the perfect time to join them! 

Game Economy Designer responsibilities: 

  • Balance the in-game economy considering player acquisition, engagement and retention 
  • Design and implement game systems 
  • Define the monetisation strategy 
  • Adapt based on gameplay needs and challenges which arise 
  • Summarise data and communicate it to the team 
  • Research design trends to enhance the player experience 
  • Maintain documentation 

Key requirements for this role in Edinburgh: 

  • Significant prior industry experience in economy or monetisation design 
  • Strong production knowledge 
  • University degree (or equivalent experience) in Economics, Business Management or similar 
  • Experience in econometrics or data mining 
  • Experience with game progression systems 
  • Able to work with data and develop strategies to boost the game economy 
  • Able to forecast, optimise and improve on player revenue 
  • Strong portfolio of projects you have worked on 
  • Strong Excel skills 
  • Great industry knowledge 

If you like the sound of this opportunity and want to have your application considered, please get in touch with Andy on or apply online by submitting your CV in the form below now. 

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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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Game Design & Production Consultant Andy Demetriou

Andy is a Game Design and Production Consultant on our games team and his favourite games are narrative-based, survivor horror and strategy so Andy is a great person to have on your side during a zombie apocalypse! Aside from gaming, his spare time is dedicated to trying lasagne from as many different Italian restaurants as humanly possible. We all support his pursuit of this mission during office lunchtimes - especially if there are leftovers! Get in touch with Andy for all your lasagne, apocalypse and Game Design/Production needs!

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