Ready at Dawn is looking for a Social System Designer to join us in creating and maintaining high profile titles in the VR space. The System Designer collaborates with design, engineering, and art teams to create varied and compelling social systems across the full spectrum of games in development.An ideal candidate is a self-starter with strong systems design skills with a focus on creating a healthy and thriving community for our players through various social and integrity systems.

  • Working hand in hand with other developers to take system concepts to shipping quality
  • Design, implement, and balance diverse gameplay and social systems
  • Discuss design concepts at a high level, in formal and impromptu settings
  • Describe at the low level, in detail, the gameplay systems the player will engage with to ensure a compelling experience
  • Create and maintain design documents to share ideas, concepts, and design specifications in helpful, clear formats
  • Take a hands-on approach in realizing robust social systems
  • Participate in prototyping and testing efforts to prove-out gameplay systems
  • Sustain game systems in a live environment
  • Anticipate, prioritize, and organize work to meet objectives
  • Show a passion for the systems design aspect of video game development
  • Proven understanding of multiplayer social systems experience
  • Experienced analyzing best practices for social systems based on a specific game
  • Experienced working in a live game situation with constant updates and new content
  • Experienced taking feedback from other developers and the community to iterate and improve on designs
  • Experienced working independently or as part of a team
  • Experienced working with game industry scripting tools
  • Shipping 1+ game as Systems Designer

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.

Meta is committed to providing reasonable support (called accommodations) in our recruiting processes for candidates with disabilities, long term conditions, mental health conditions or sincerely held religious beliefs, or who are neurodivergent or require pregnancy-related support. If you need support, please reach out to [email protected]

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