Lead Level Designer

AAA Project - New IP - Ground Up Development

Job Type
Salary on application
19 days ago

Skillsearch has an exciting opportunity for a skilled and collaborative Lead Level Designer to join our client's inclusive and friendly team in a thriving games studio. This full-time Lead Level Design role is based in Prague and offers an attractive salary and benefits.  

As a Lead Level Designer, you will identify, propose, and oversee the creation and iteration of levels that express the high-level direction of the game. You will take a hands-on role in development, as well as nurture and direct a team of Level Designers to design, prototype, iterate and polish levels. 

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

  • Help to recruit and guide a team of creative and technical experts within the Level Design team 
  • Mentor, appraise, and facilitate the professional growth of team members 
  • Define and communicate the level design needs of the project 
  • Establish and guard standards and consistency of Level Design creation. 

To apply for this Lead Designer role, you will need 5+ years of games industry Level Design/Design/Art experience. You will also require the following: 

  • Shipped titles as Lead Level Designer, or Senior Level Designer (or Environment/Technical Art equivalent roles) 
  • Experience developing large-scale/open-world/Sandbox games and multiplayer games 
  • Good grasp of popular games and Level Design in gaming generally 
  • Up-to-date knowledge of trends in Level Design production methodologies and tools. 

If you’re looking to impact and create change positively, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package for your inclusive and committed approach. 

If this full-time Lead Level Designer job in Prague motivates and inspires you, please contact Wade from Skillsearch at wp@skillsearch.com today. We'd love to help you get your next role. 

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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Wade Pollington

Game Design and Production Consultant

Wade works on our Design and Production desk alongside Andy, and if you ever doubted that our team are true games lovers, he’s here to prove you wrong! In his spare time you can find Wade building intricate stories for his role as a Dungeon Master in DND, or at his local game store playing TTRPG games. Games aren’t his only love however, his favourite memory being seeing the Northern Lights on a birthday hike in Findland! Get in touch with Wade to discuss Design and Production opportunities today...

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