Sr. Mobile Gameplay Designer
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Sr. Mobile Gameplay Designer
San Diego Studio
PlayStation has an exciting opportunity! We seek a Sr. Mobile Gameplay Designer to join our MLB The Show development team. The right person will be cognizant of top design trends, is a self-starter with the ability to bring their own creative perspective and is capable of crafting first class experiences.
Here, you will design advanced moment-to moment gameplay, including movement mechanics and environmental interaction (e.g., base running), interactions requiring high speed responsiveness and related UI (e.g., hitting), interactions requiring tactical choices coupled with real-time interactions (e.g., pitching) and associated feedback systems that facilitate understanding of outcomes from user input in scenarios stated. If this is you please apply!
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams including product development, UI/UX design, artists, and engineering to define, design and implement fun and innovative gameplay.
- Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, and prototypes to effectively communicate gameplay and design ideas.
- Present designs to peers and partners while clearly communicating design rationale.
- Visually and verbally articulate design decisions to teammates both within and outside of the team project.
- Establish and promote standard methodologies, and share these with other cross-functional teams.
- Conceptualize new gameplay, as needed, in order to raise the bar within established IP.
- Scope work to fit within finish dates and deliver on time.
- Research and experiment with new implementation and creation techniques.
- Professional work history (outside of academia) as a Mobile Gameplay Designer.
- Possess a strong portfolio that demonstrates your Gameplay design abilities.
- Be up to date with the latest Gameplay Design trends, techniques and technology.
- Experience creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, visual designs, and prototypes as well as clear documentation.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- A passionate interest in the sport of baseball.
Nice to have:
- Any exposure to Sports video games.
- Prior exposure to any game titles with live content.
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