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Have you always wanted to work in Game Design? Come work with us, and together we will build something outstanding.

Our team of developers is growing. Our backgrounds are diverse, but we all share a real passion for what we do. We’re looking for a Class Designer, and we believe that if you’re looking for a tight-knit crew that celebrates self-expression and embraces teamwork, we might be a phenomenal fit for you.

You’ll find yourself working with a team of designers, programmers, and artists to help build, implement and tune classes, items, and features for Diablo 4.

The ideal candidate will have a love of game design, a strong skills for critical thinking and analysis, phenomenal communication skills, boundless creativity, knowledge of Diablo games, and a longstanding passion for playing video games as well as experience in the games industry.

COVID-19 Hiring Update: “This role is anticipated to be a hybrid work position, with some work on-site and some work-from-home. The potential home studio for this role is Albany, NY or Irvine, CA. However, we understand each person’s circumstances may be unique and will work with you to explore other possible options, including remote work arrangements.”

Requirements

  • Strong sense of what makes a fun and compelling experience for classes and systems

  • Analytical skills for evaluating systems and interpreting player behavior

  • Experience developing or playing action RPG titles

  • Outstanding interpersonal and verbal and written communications skills

  • Passion for video games, especially Blizzard Entertainment titles

  • 2+ years of video game industry experience as a designer

We love hearing from anyone who is enthusiastic about changing the games industry. Not sure you meet all qualifications? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under-represented groups tend to not apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do! At Activision Blizzard, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.

Pluses

  • Strong technical background

  • A familiarity with scripting languages and a strong foundation in math

  • Creative writing skills for wording of abilities, items, features, and tooltips

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

  • At least one shipped title

Blizzard Entertainment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Accommodation Request: We are committed to working with and providing reasonable assistance to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you are a disabled individual requiring an accommodation to apply for an open position, please email your request to [email protected] General employment questions cannot be accepted or processed here. Thank you for your interest.

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