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We Want You

A new world and a new journey await you. It is a world different from any other Blizzard has created.

If you’re a passionate game developer, and, well, a good human being, then we’d love to talk to you. We have a new AAA survival game in the works, set in a new IP for PC/Console. It’s going to be amazing, and we’d love to bring you along for the ride. Together, we’ll build something big, bold, and beautiful.

We need a Lead FPS Mission Designer who wants to drive the creation of outstanding moment-to-moment FPS gameplay experiences in the survival genre. The ideal candidate has a deep understanding of FPS content, gameplay, level design, and scenario design. They understand how to motivate and reward gameplay in a way that keeps players engaged. Your efforts will help strengthen Blizzard’s core value of Gameplay First.

We need your help with:

  • Leading teams to build AAA FPS first open world multiplayer spaces.

  • Defining and maintaining philosophies for multiplayer mission-based gameplay.

  • Orchestrating the process of taking missions from concept to completion.

  • Crafting rules and structures that help us make the best missions for years to come.

  • Embracing Blizzard's core value of "Every voice matters," creating a safe space for collaboration, communication, and creativity across all disciplines and departments.

You’re good at:

  • Leading multidisciplinary teams.

  • Working with narrative designers and expressing story through gameplay.

  • Working with level designers to block out mission spaces.

  • Understanding a broad set of gameplay scenarios and when to use them.

  • Communicating design vision and aligning vision across the team.

  • Defining and giving direction as well as feedback.

  • Understanding and advocating for different player types.

  • Building an iterative gameplay first team.

  • Being self-motivated with a strong work ethic.

Extra points for:

  • Experience with all kinds of FPS games.

  • You love crafting and solving gameplay puzzles.

  • Significant scripting and prototyping experience.

  • You know how to craft jumping gameplay in first person!

  • You’re passionate about what you do.

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. COVID-19 Hiring Update: We've transitioned to a work-from-home model, and we're continuing to interview and hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position. We understand each person's circumstances may be unique and will work with you to explore possible interim options.

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 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.

Remote Policy: We are open to permanent remote work possibilities.

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