Lead Level Designer

Major Global IPs - Brand New Project - Remote from UK

Job Type
Salary on application
8 days ago

Skillsearch is helping a games studio find a Lead Level Designer with proven level design experience on console or PC titles. This full-time remote role comes with a generous salary and benefits package. 

As a Lead Level Designer, you will lead a team of level designers to deliver high-quality levels that support the creative pillars of the game and IP.  

In your first few weeks in this Lead Level Designer role, you can expect to: 

  • Help evangelise the game vision, ensuring it is clearly communicated to your team and carried through into the game’s level design and implementation 
  • Ensure your level design team understand the vision and design of the games, holding regular reviews and providing feedback so their work meets the required quality bar 
  • Support feedback from other disciplines, the Design Director, and User Research. 

To apply for this Lead Level Designer role, you will need extensive experience in level design on AAA action-adventure titles, with at least one title shipped in a Lead Level Design position on console or PC. You will also require the following: 

  • A broad knowledge of all aspects of game and level design with a strong understanding of layout, architectural composition, combat and encounter design, balancing, flow, difficulty, progression and usability 
  • Understanding player motivations and psychology 
  • A passion for creating fun and accessible games for children and families. 

You will receive an excellent salary and benefits package in return for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility. 

Please get in touch with Kai from Skillsearch today at ks@skillsearch.com to apply for this remote full-time Lead Level Designer position. 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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Kai Said

Game Design and Production Consultant

If you’re looking for a role in Game Design or Production, then Kai is your guy! Arguably our most well travelled consultant, having been born in Dubai, growing up in Brighton, and travelling around South East Asia and New Zealand, Kai can find you your dream job wherever you are or want to be in the world. 

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