Senior Game Designer

We are DataSakura. Our company is engaged in development and support of well-known products, from high load analytic systems to mobile games such as Cut the Rope, King of Thieves, Jetpack Joyride and Fruit Ninja.

We are opening a position of Senior Game Designer for mobile games.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

Participation in a cross-functional team in a fast-paced, agile development environment to deliver and maintain fun and exciting gameplay experiences that keep the user entertained and invested in the game.

  • Formulate and maintain gameplay balance
  • Design and document new core game mechanics and live content
  • Create and track design-related tasks for user stories
  • Manually tweak game assets to achieve desired feel for the game
  • Meet with the producer and team lead to gather requirements for user stories

Required Skills/Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in game design, preferably live ops for mobile titles
  • Ability to create fun and exciting in-game design and mechanics
  • Demonstrated experience with implementing end-to-end user flows and general UX documentation
  • Efficient collaboration with cross-functional development teams
  • English is Upper-intermediate or higher

Desired Skills/Qualifications

  • Experience in designing mobile apps for both iOS and Android
  • Experience with LUA scripts
  • Experience with game interfaces
  • Experience with working in Agile (Scrum) environments

Conditions

  • Full time remote work (home office)
  • Fixed hours (we believe in work and life balance)
  • Official contract with the Cyprus company
  • Paid vacations 28 days per annum
  • Paid professional courses (professional courses, project management, soft skills, online English group lessons with native speaker)
  • Co-working rent compensation
  • Equipment compensation program
  • Small and friendly team

Please note that portfolio, test task, and a video interview (could be held in Russian or English) are our normal parts of the recruiting process.