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Job Description

Ubisoft Milan is looking for a Senior Game Designer to be involved in the production of prestigious AAA titles.

The ideal candidate has a proven and solid experience as Senior Game Designer in the videogame industry with in-depth understanding of how to design AI systems that are in line with intended experience.


  • pitch, design and prototype AI-driven gameplay systems such as enemy behavior, and NPCs;

  • Implement AI-driven game mechanics that support the overall vision;

  • create and maintain design documentation, including feature specification and implementation guidelines;

  • create and manage gameplay features, overseeing them from concept to final implementation (follow up, balance and bug fix);

  • collaborate with the team to ensure the implementation of systems maintaining the overall balance between multiple gameplay systems.



  • minimum two shipped console titles;

  • proven experience in AI architecture design, AI behaviors design and visual scripting;

  • comfortable with both conceptual and practical aspect of game design;

  • deep knowledge of gameplay mechanics and player motivation;

  • open to constructive criticism and know how to listen and give feedbacks to others;

  • excellent understanding of player data analysis;

  • comfortable with a development schedule that is playtest-driven and focused on fast iterations;

  • strong motivation and interpersonal skills;

  • excellent verbal and written communication skills;

  • fluent in English.

As a plus:

  • strong technical background in programming or scripting;

  • experience with 3D software and level building tools;

  • knowledge of UX Design.

Additional Information

Ubisoft is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our player community. We value and celebrate the diversity of cultures, perspectives, skills, and experiences within our workforce. We strongly encourage people of different backgrounds, women, LGBTQ+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities and other legally protected individuals to apply.

In order to consider your application, please send us your resume.

The position is based in Milan (Italy).

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.