Do you dream about creating worlds imbued with real value and consequence? Can you imagine reward chases that excite and delight players without feeling like chores? Can you devise a way for each player to grow in power while preserving the delicate balance of an action game? If you answered yes to these questions, Bungie wants you on our team as our newest Associate Economy Designer.
A recent graduate from a U.S. college, university, or related program within 12 months from October 2022
Planning to graduate in Fall 2022 through Spring 2023 OR
Moving from primarily learning to primarily working within 12 months
Transitioning from one craft, function, or discipline to a new one within 12 months
Collaborate with an interdisciplinary team to help design and implement progression systems and rewards that excites and engages players
Tune the game economy using Bungie’s internal tools and technology to create compelling moments and satisfying progressions
Participate in team playtests and provide feedback
Interest in reward and progression systems
Ability to analyze gameplay experiences, identify problems, and generate solutions
Familiarity with game development software and tools
Oral and written communication skills
Some experience writing text-based scripts to manage game systems (scripting in a Lua, Python, or similar language)
Experience & understanding player motivation; knowing what drives people to engage with content
So you don't meet every requirement listed in this job description? Do you think your experience level is not where it needs to be? Studies show that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they believe they meet every single qualification. Bungie is focused on building a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace. If you're interested in this position but your past experience doesn't line up perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we want you to apply anyway. The right role for you may be right around the corner!
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