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Turtle Rock Studios

Senior Game Designer

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Turtle Rock Studios
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Lake Forest, CA

Turtle Rock Studios is looking for a talented and passionate Senior Game Designer to join our Back 4 Blood team and help make awesome experiences! The job will require working closely with multi-disciplined teams to create great gameplay experiences for humans and zombies alike.


  • Work closely with the Lead Game Designer and team to create and improve a fun and rewarding gameplay loop
  • Collaborate with other designers and engineering to detail the specifics of gameplay systems and solve gameplay issues day-to-day
  • Tune and balance gameplay values using telemetry and player feedback
  • Tune and balance AI: designing abilities, tuning abilities, setting up animations, and adjusting timings/distances.
  • Be able to communicate with all departments effectively and maintain high level documentation related to systems and features owned by the Design team
  • Playtest with the studio and the design team to review and develop the game
  • Be open to feedback and participate in open discussions regarding game mechanics and balance


  • Love of games: specifically FPS and ARPG titles as well as cooperative games.
  • Ability to describe and breakdown gameplay components
  • Experience scripting for gameplay systems and working with AI
  • 5+ years experience in a Game Design role with one or more shipped titles on multiple platforms
  • Creativity and strong sense of pacing
  • Solid math and problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


  • Experience in UE4 and Blueprint
  • Knowledge of game design theory, tools pipelines
  • Familiarity with development tools such as Perforce, JIRA, and Confluence


Some of the benefits and perks our employees get to enjoy, include:

  • Competitive salary
  • 100% healthcare coverage
  • 401k matching
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • Generous time off
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Career Improvement Program
  • Pet friendly office
  • Fully stocked kitchens, sponsored food trucks, and more
  • Discounts on products and services