Senior Game Researcher

Bespoke Career Development Plan - Singaporean or PR - No Mandarin Needed

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If you are enthusiastic about user research and the game industry and are looking for your next career move, Skillsearch has an exciting opportunity for you. We are recruiting a full-time Senior Game User Researcher in Singapore to conduct and supervise user research for at least one game title in collaboration with stakeholders. The role offers an excellent salary and benefits, and no Mandarin is required. 

The Senior Game User Researcher will collaborate on all stages, from planning to execution and debriefing with partners. You will plan and conduct user research independently through quantitative and qualitative research methods, such as playtesting, surveys, and user interviews. 

If you were already in this Senior Game User Researcher position, these are some areas you could have expected to work in this week: 

  • Contributing to game localisation in Singapore and partnering with designers and producers on game teams to improve user experience through evaluation and follow-up 
  • Crafting and editing reports and surveys in various length and detail formats 
  • Communicating summarised research results effectively to development teams for discussion and future implementation 
  • Offering design suggestions and standards for the Singapore market based on observation, research, and expertise 

You will need at least 5 years of experience in user experience research to apply for this Senior Game User Researcher role. Experience in the mobile game industry is preferred. We are also looking for: 

  • Familiarity with qualitative and quantitative research methods and tools 
  • Gamer with more than 3-year gaming experience and good knowledge of mobile/console/PC games while open to new games 
  • Good at interpersonal communication and conducting scientific research with participants of all ages 
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in branches of psychology, anthropology, human factors, human-computer interaction, communications, market research, game design, or related fields. 

In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, joining a welcoming and inclusive culture. 

Please apply with Forrest from Skillsearch today at if this full-time Senior Game User Researcher job in Singapore sounds like a great fit for you. 


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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Country Manager - China (Games) Forrest Hu

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