Company Name: Emerald City Games
Position Title: Game Designer
Business Address: 240-4299 Canada Way, Burnaby, BC V5G 1H1
Location of Work: Burnaby, BC
Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full-time – Shift Work 30hrs Average/Week
Language Required: English
Wage: Starting at: $49 000 to $79 000
Benefits: Extended health care
Emerald City Games is a collection of the best designers, developers and artists, and we’re looking for an awesome Game Designer to join our team!
Ideally someone that can handle a variety of different tasks who has a great work ethic and attitude. Your school experience and resume don’t really mean a lot here.
Your day to day tasks will include:
- Analyze mobile titles for gameplay and other systems relevant to the game(s) you’re working on
- Review and give feedback to other game designers in a collaborative environment
- Document and communicate game systems to other disciplines with input from other designers
- Tune and iterate on game balance or other gameplay systems on live projects and new titles in development
- Analyze and report on live-product data
- Playtest and provide feedback on in-development features and new products
- Build free-to-play mobile games that you yourself would want to play!
Emerald City Games is unique, even by industry standards. It’s a great culture, that has you inspired every day. You need to be able to check off the following:
- Be really good at what you do. We have a high standard. We like to give our devs a lot of responsibility and ownership.
- Work hard. We want people to roll up their sleeves when they need to, while supporting and encouraging others!
- Get along well with others. At ECG we see everyone as family. We pride ourselves on creating an environment that is supportive and offers equal opportunity for everyone!
We are 100% independent. We create our own worlds, we choose to work on the games we want to make, and you will not find a more talented, inspiring, down-to-earth group to join. Drop us a line if you’re interested in being a part of it.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $49,000.00-$79,000.00 per year
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Burnaby, BC V5G 1H1: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Work Location: In person