Senior Game Designer

Senior Game Designer

Dream about core game loops? Got a soft spot for economy balancing?

As a Senior Game Designer your mission is to create fresh and category-defining f2p strategy game mechanics and player experiences for touch screens. You will be responsible for the design of core gameplay systems and player progression. You’ll be able to clearly communicate systems and features, verbally, as well as through written and visual materials. You’ll have a solid understanding of what makes players tick, and of the psychology that drives engagement, retention and monetization. Plus you’ll achieve a zen-like satisfaction from the perfect balancing of progression curves. PlayRaven has launched three games to date, all of which have hit the top 10 strategy charts in over 100 countries. This is a your chance to create a whole new game to add to our portfolio of unique mobile experiences.

Requirements:

  • 4+ years of game design experience
  • Shipped at least one free-to-play game
  • Understanding of the application of metrics to game design
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Great teamwork skills
  • Personal passion for strategy / tactical games

Bonus Points for:

  • Basic programming skills
  • Unity experience

PlayRaven offers:

  • Responsibility & independence
  • Seasoned veterans as colleagues (ex Remedy, Supercell, Rockstar, Wooga etc.)
  • Relaxed culture that doesn’t burn people
  • Excellent office location surrounded by restaurants and cafes
  • A very generous stock option package

PlayRaven is located in downtown Helsinki, Finland. Relocation to the area is required and assistance is provided. Apply by sending an email with your work samples using the subject line "Senior Game Designer" to jobs@playraven.com!