Game Director
Blizzard Entertainment - Irvine, CA

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Team

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Diablo III

Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a highly creative individual with outstanding communication skills, proven experience in creative direction, and a track record of shipping AAA titles to lead our future efforts in creating epic video games.

Responsibilities

Be the vision holder for the game, set the creative goals for the team.

Direct game design while successfully partnering with the production director to deliver an epic gaming experience.

Evangelize games to the player community via press announcements, forum posts, interviews, and public appearances.

Establish and maintain a creative environment, resolve personnel challenges, motivate qualified developers, and foster a culture of success.

Maintain an awareness of global player behavior and customs to ensure that design decisions are relevant for a majority of regions.

Coach, and guide creative team members toward achieving their career goals.

Stakeholder in studio level strategy, and provide an active voice in resolving global issues.

Requirements

Knowledgeable and passionate about Diablo

A minimum of 5 years’ directing video game development

Shipped multiple AAA products as a game director, creative director, or in a senior development role

Outstanding communications and relationship-building skills

Recognized ability to guide and inspire large development teams

Able to work well in a team environment and communicate effectively with all development disciplines: programming, art, design, sound, and production

Exhibited ability to coach and mentor employees at all levels of an organization

Great sense for what makes a game fun to play

Unrelenting self-motivation and initiative

Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

A love for Blizzard Entertainment games

Pluses

Experience developing online video games, and / or role-playing games

International game experience

Higher educational degree

Job Status

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Full-time Permanent

Primary Location

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United States-CA-Irvine

Requisition ID

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130000Y

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