Technical Design Director

Mobile/Console Games – Technical Planning – Veteran Team

Employment Type
Salary on application

Technical Design Director in Shanghai 

Do you like the sound of taking on a pivotal role at a games giant and providing technical support to a veteran team? If this sounds interesting to you, keep reading for details... 

As a Technical Design Director at this studio in Shanghai, you will take on a range of responsibilities including building level design prototypes, creating technical solutions, improving systems such as game scripts and AI behaviour trees and generally providing technical support to the team, to name just a few! 

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. 

Technical Design Director responsibilities: 

  • Propose and improve editor, game script, AI behaviour and more 
  • Create and implement data tables, game scripts, AI behaviour and provide technical support 
  • Create technical solutions for design requirements 
  • Build level design prototypes and game systems 

Essential requirements for this role in Shanghai: 

  • Have worked on one or more shipped mobile or console game 
  • Extensive experience working in technical design or planning 
  • Strong programming skills (Python, Lua, C#, etc.) 
  • Familiar with engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine 4 
  • Experience with FPS, TPS, MOD would be a bonus 

Do you like the sound of this opportunity and think you could be a good fit? 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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