Level Designer

Beautiful Location - New Exciting Projects - Creative Ownership

Job Type
Salary on application
19 days ago

Our client, an AAA games studio, is looking for a Level Designer. Based in an office in Bordeaux, this full-time role comes with a generous salary and benefits package. 

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

  • Create 2D levels and contribute to the overall game and world design 
  • Document and explain your vision for the levels, overall objective and concepts and ensure your team and you are on the same page 
  • Design and implement in-level and world gameplay elements, quests, NPCs, secrets, and generally tons of fun stuff for players to discover as they progress 
  • Assume ownership of the spaces and features you design, facilitate communication across disciplines, clear dependencies, and ensure deadlines are met 

To apply for this Level Design role, you will need the ability to familiarise yourself with the client's game mechanics quickly. You will also require the following: 

  • Knowledge of what makes a great action platformer 
  • To have played a lot of action platform games 
  • Experience in game scripting 
  • At least three years of level/game design experience 
  • Previous work experience in either indie or AAA studios 

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

To apply for this inclusive and collaborative full-time Level Designer job in Bordeaux, please contact Wade from Skillsearch at wp@skillsearch.com today. We'd love to help you get your next role and enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions. 

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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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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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