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Senior Level Designer

Sledgehammer Games

Foster City, CA 10-24-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Executive (10+ years) Experience
Job Description

Job Title:Senior Level Designer - Sledgehammer Games

Requisition ID:R003064

Your Platform

Your Mission

As a Senior Single Player Level Designer, you will create cutting edge level designs for our Single player/Campaign team. We're looking for top talent with strong experience in level design on AAA titles.

Sledgehammer Games has developed numerous award-winning games, including Call of Duty: WWII, Advanced Warfare, and Modern Warfare 3. We have a state-of-the-art facility, an industry leading development team, and a studio culture built to promote and support world class game developers.

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
• Plan, build, and revise interesting layouts for gameplay.
• Design and own systems/mechanics from concept to completion.
• Create and iterate on the second to second experiences.
• Implement gameplay using proprietary level editor and scripting language.
• Research the game's subject matter.
• Collaborate with the Design, Art, and Engineering teams to create and refine gameplay mechanics, combat encounters, and cinematic sequences.
• Prioritize well and meet deadlines, communicate progress with the Lead Level Designer well and frequently.

Player Profile

Minimum Requirements:
• 10+ years professional design experience.
• Serious passion for Shooters, Console or PC.
• Demonstrable experience creating gameplay in a 3D environment.
• Strong creative and technical design skills.
• Experience building believable spaces that cater to gameplay and narrative needs
• Ability to conceptualize and communicate an engaging gameplay experience and the technical ability to carry out your vision.
• Experience in Radiant, UnrealEd, Hammer, or other first-person shooter level editors.
• Self-motivated with the highest level of attention to detail.
• Works well in a team environment.
• Strong communication skills.
• Takes and understands direction and feedback well, meets deadlines and handles multiple tasks.

Extra Points:
• Experience with 3d art packages such as Maya, 3ds Max, or Softimage|XSI.
• Programming/scripting experience in C/C++, LUA, or other languages

Company Profile
Sledgehammer Games

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.