Full Time Job

Level Designer

Electronic Arts

Remote / Virtual 07-25-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Level Designer

Ripple Effect, an evolution of Battlefield's DICE LA, is a Los Angeles and Vancouver-based game studio on a mission to build community-first experiences through innovation and boundary breaking technology.
Our Values: We believe in an honest and transparent environment, where developers grow in our crafts. We value bold risk-taking followed by excellence through iteration. We are looking for developers with diverse experiences who will enrich our studio creativity.

We are looking for a Level Designer like you to join us in our mission to create amazing games and experiences, and to elevate ourselves and our craft. This role will report to our Studio Design Line Director. We are considering on-site and hybrid working options, and welcome full-time remote candidates who are within the US or Canada to apply.

Responsibilities
• Work with senior level designers to develop and refine levels, locations and map objectives
• Bring your designs through every phase of development from concept to polish
• Work with your lead and teammates to set priorities and goals for your work
• Champion established game rules and ideas within your work, ensuring it makes for the best possible gameplay experience
• Keeping the player in mind, use feedback, playtesting, and telemetry to refine your designs
• Support your teammates through knowledge-sharing and documentation
• Participate constructively and respectfully in the critique of your work, and the work of others
• Look for opportunities to learn new skills to benefit your growth, your team, and the studio

Qualifications
• At least 1 year of experience designing levels for multiplayer or co-op titles
• Level editor experience (for engines such as Frostbite, Source or Unreal)
• Strong documentation and visualization skills
• Enjoy creative problem-solving, and value respectful feedback processes
• Broad taste in games

Valuable Additional Skills
• FPS experience
• Technical background with experience in programming or visual scripting
• Experiences with software such as Maya, Sketchup or ZBrush
• Degree or experience in art, architecture, interior design or industrial design

Benefits

We are proud of the great perks we offer like comprehensive health and benefit packages, tuition reimbursement, 401k with company match, and of course, free video games. And since we realize it takes world-class people to make world-class games, we offer great compensation packages and a culture that appreciates creativity and individuality.

Next Steps

As part of the application process, we may ask you to complete a practical work exercise. Apply online with a resume and portfolio.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d2ypb7-35-172-223-251-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. EA develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers.