Bungie is seeking an analytical, technical, and collaborative Systems Designer for our next great game. You will be responsible for working on the conception, implementation, and refinement of Systems including progression, monetization, live events, and more. As a Systems Designer, you will build compelling systems that keep players invested over the long term. You will be working with a variety of different disciplines to produce cohesive and rewarding experiences.


  • Design, implement, tune, and iterate on critical game systems progression, challenges, and events

  • Improve the progression experience of systems across the game

  • Design and implement modular features that can be used throughout the game to improve retention, acquisition, and monetization in ways that respect our players

  • Collaborate with cross-discipline teams to build and release live features and experiences

  • Perform basic scripting and tool work


  • Experience working in live ops on a live game (“games as a service”) on any platform

  • Proven game design experience with a strong aptitude for critical thinking and analysis using data

  • Ability to solve problems and excitement for learning new tools

  • Able to work well and effectively with others while giving clear, direct, and respectful feedback


  • Familiarity with systems and monetization design across numerous games/platforms

  • Experience working with game development software

  • A history of building alignment

  • Strong feedback skills

Washington State Pay Range III

$132,000—$157,999 USD

Washington State Pay Range II

$98,000—$129,000 USD

Bungie employees also receive:

  • Annual Paid Time Off (PTO) and/or Sabbatical (SAB) based on position level

    • L13-L15: 20 PTO days

    • L16-L17: 15 PTO days / 5 SAB days

    • L18+: 10 PTO days / 10 SAB days

  • 10 paid Floating Days annually, prorated in the first year of employment based on start date

  • 10 paid Bungie-observed holidays each year

  • One hour of Paid Sick Time (PST) for every 30 hours worked

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!

Most Bungie full-time employees will adopt a digital first approach allowing remote work in Bungie approved locations (outside of positions identified as 100% onsite in Bellevue/Seattle, or individuals preferring a hybrid/flex environment). Prospective full-time employees located outside of CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IL, MA, MD, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OR, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, or WI will need to establish residency in one of the states we are compliant in within 45 days of a start date. Contractors will follow a digital first approach adhering to the location guidelines agreed upon by our third-party employer/vendor and Bungie. Bungie’s remote policy is subject to change at the company’s discretion.