Narrative Design Supervisor

Console Project – Own Player Story Experience – Fluent English Speaker

Employment Type
Salary on application

Narrative Design Supervisor in Shanghai 

Are you a Narrative Designer who is passionate about putting players first? Do you have experience managing and leading a team of designers? If this sounds like you, read on for details of this opportunity! 

As a Narrative Design Supervisor at this studio in Shanghai, you will work as a core part of the team who are passionate about thinking differently about building games through combining eastern and western development to create magical game experiences. Within the role you will report to the Narrative Lead as you work to translate scripts into systems, implement assets and manage a talented team. 

With two decades of development on their back, this studio is set for plenty of future success with their brand-new upcoming IP! If you like the sound of working with a veteran team, you’ll be the perfect fit for this role! 

Narrative Design Supervisor responsibilities: 

  • Own the player story experience 
  • Translate the script into systems 
  • Implement narrative assets into the game 
  • Manage and direct a team of narrative scripters and narrative systems designers 

Key requirements for this role in Shanghai: 

  • Significant experience in a Narrative Design or equivalent role 
  • Deep knowledge of scripting, workflows and console development 
  • Able to deliver narrative features to enhance gameplay 
  • Experience with non-linear storytelling 
  • Experience managing and directing a team of designers 
  • Fluent in English 

Do you like the sound of this opportunity and think you could be a good fit? If so, don’t hesitate to get in touch! Contact Forrest on or apply using 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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