Senior Gameplay Designer

Multiple AAA Projects - Strong Narrative Games - Bespoke Relocation Package

Job Type
Salary on application
2 days ago

Do you have game or combat design experience, and are you seeking a new job in Amsterdam? Skillsearch is helping a games company recruit a Senior Gameplay Designer, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.  

In this Senior Gameplay Designer role, you will join a small, but profoundly impactful, team that ‘owns’ machines from idea/concept to final deliverable.  

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

  • Create new machines from initial concept to final in-game asset 
  • Gather reference materials and design visual concepts and oversee the production of various components with multiple teams 
  • Integrate and assemble the components into the final machines 
  • Balance gameplay at various stages of production. 

To be considered for this role, we expect you to have at least 5 years of experience in game or combat design, with at least 1 shipped AAA game you were heavily involved in from a game/combat design perspective. The following are also required: 

  • A body of work that showcases your ability to convert creative ideas into unforgettable enemies, addictive mechanics and explosive set-pieces for games 
  • Experience writing design documents that are used across numerous disciplines 
  • Exemplary detail orientation – you dot your i's and cross your t's without fail! 

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

If this full-time Senior Gameplay Designer job in Amsterdam motivates and inspires you, please contact Kai from Skillsearch at today. 

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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