Build the Vision for Hell Let Loose!

This is a remote role that can work anywhere...

Team17 is establishing an ambitious and exciting new stand-alone virtual studio dedicated to the further development and on-going support of Hell Let Loose.

Hell Let Loose is a WW2 platoon-based realistic multiplayer FPS video-game for PC and consoles set during the Second World War. With over 6 million players already, this is just the start for us!

Key to the success of the new studio will be the Game Director. We are looking for someone with a passion for tactical shooters who can direct and own the game vision, building a first-class design team focused on the ongoing success and longevity of Hell Let loose.

This is an incredible opportunity for a Game Director to deliver an authentic and compelling game experience for this very special franchise.

The things you will do…

  • Taking ownership and accountability for the overall game vision, design and player experience of the Hell Let Loose product.

  • In conjunction with the executive producer and other discipline leads, leading development of the Hell Let Loose product.

  • Collaborate with other disciplines to set deliverables to support the game vision. Coupled with collaboration with the Brand Director ensuring game experience and direction aligns with market expectation.

  • Line management and mentorship to the design team on the product.

  • Ownership of the game design process and practices employed on the project, ensuring the necessary level of design documentation is maintained.

How you will do it…

  • Significant experience of directing the game design and vision of a large-scope game project.

  • Strong leadership and communication skills, with the emotional intelligence, diplomacy and relationship skills to impact and engage stakeholders at all levels of the business.

  • Prior experience of successfully leading and line managing a multi-functional design team in a project environment.

  • Experience of building close collaborative relationships with marketing and brand functions to ensure that the game direction aligns to the market positioning.

Your Benefits…

  • Annual Bonus, Pension matched up to 8%, Share match Scheme, £1000 of free shares for all new colleagues.

  • BUPA private medical insurance including cover for pre-existing conditions and BUPA Dental

  • Work Anywhere. Whilst our studio is virtual you have access to utilise our three UK offices.

Team17 is an equal opportunities employer with a commitment to building a diverse workforce, representative of the world we live and game in! Accessibility is at the heart of our games and we reflect that in how we operate as a business. Should you require adjustments or flexible arrangements to interview, or take up a role at Team17, please let us know in the notes section of your application and we will accommodate to the best of our ability.