Lead Game Designer - Educational Games

Choice of Onsite Locations – Educational Mobile Title – Roblox Game

City of London
Employment Type
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Lead Game Designer in London 

If you’re a Game Designer looking for a new challenge where you can lead an amazing team to gaming glory, this could be the opportunity for you! Keep reading for details and to apply today... 

As a Lead Game Designer at this thriving game studio, you will have the option of working onsite either in their London or Copenhagen studios. Within the role you will drive the overall game design and direction for the project, taking responsibility over gameplay features as well as retention features, progression and more. 

This studio is passionate about transforming the way children learn. Working with data science experts and amazing illustrators, they’re ensuring academic success with their easy-to-use experiences that ensure accelerated performance for reading and writing. 

Lead Game Designer responsibilities: 

  • Deliver game design documentation 
  • Map out new game features, refine proposals and communicate design intentions to the rest of the studio 
  • Define the overall game strategy for the studio 
  • Develop game design with target audience in mind 
  • Screen products developed by third parties 
  • Help with hiring of new team members 
  • Work on level design and game economy balancing 

Essential requirements for this role in London: 

  • Significant prior professional experience as a Lead Game Designer on children’s games 
  • Experience working with subscription and free-to-play strategies 
  • Experience with or interest in working in Roblox 
  • Experience in action adventure, open world or 3D platforms 
  • A background in visual arts or visual design 
  • Passionate for written and visual language 
  • Proficient in Unity, Miro or similar, Excel and Confluence 

If you think you could be a good fit for this role, don’t hesitate to get in touch! Contact Andy today on ad@skillsearch.com or apply now by submitting your CV in the form below. 

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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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