Cie Games is looking for a Senior Game Designer with extensive game development experience to help define our upcoming social media and mobile applications.
The Senior Game Designer must be both an outstanding game designer and a hands-on creative team member who can lead and mentor a group of talented designers and developers.
Cie Games is a growing company and is looking to add passionate, innovative, and intelligent people to our team who can help us create the next generation of interactive software.
Collaborate with Producers and Creative Director to develop ideas for game content
Define systems and balance in-game resources and economy to ensure player’s long term retention and to optimize monetization.
Possess the ability to design, evaluate, tweak and balance the fine details of the game mechanics on a day-to-day basis
Integrate findings from quantitative data and A/B test results and constantly strive to improve the design.
Provide and receive critiques in a constructive manner with suggestions and solutions for improvement.
Manage pricing of virtual goods, balance free vs. paid currency in the game economy
Design game features that compel, monetize and re-engage players
Balance customer experience and revenue opportunity for coins and virtual goods
Participate in creating and maintaining the overall vision of the game
Must be able to work cooperatively with artists and programmers to see the design vision implemented through to completion
Conceptualize, create and maintain detailed game design documentation throughout the project cycle
Coordinate with QA and provide test specifications
Remain current on industry trends including: new game genres, new game design methods and emerging platforms.
3 to 5 years of development experience required
Must be an avid gamer with strong interest in pushing the genre forward creatively
Demonstrable success in creating compelling (fun, commercially viable, and critically-acclaimed) game-play, scenarios, activities, and encounters
Intense creativity, a passion to innovate, and the drive to go beyond what is directly asked of you.
Strong organizational skills: ability to keep track of minute details as well as the big picture while multitasking
Strong research skills necessary
Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Visio, etc
In addition to resume, please forward brief, descriptive, writing samples
Cie Games is a leading developer and publisher of social, mobile and online games. Its popular game, Car Town, is the first Facebook game built around brands and has attracted more than 40 million players. Our other products include free-to-play drag racing game, Nitto 1320 Legends, and multiplayer, browser-based Robits World. Cie Games has developed licensing, advertising and marketing partnerships and integrations with more than 30 major companies and brands, including NASCAR, General Motors, Honda, Toyota, Ferrari, Universal Pictures and Regal Entertainment.
Cie Games was recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Most Promising Companies in 2011. We also have an award-winning, creative workspace with an incredible view of Los Angeles. Cie Games is a fast-growing company and we are looking for people who are passionate about games and technology to join the team.
Cie Games provides a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes health coverage, employer-matched 401k, interesting projects, and exceptional growth opportunities. You'll work with a smart group of driven and talented project managers, designers, and developers.
Please do not contact us if you are a recruiter, agency, or outsourcing company.
Cie Games - 14 months ago
Cie Games creates high-quality online social games. Cie Games began as a development team within Cie Studios, a successful digital agency wi...