Ubisoft Barcelona, has developed for over 20 years a strong expertise in the production of videogames from a large variety of genres and platforms. Our goal is to bring outstanding experiences to our players around the world. Our passion is innovation and using cutting-edge technology to deliver the unexpected.
Our teams are behind memorable AAA titles such as “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege”, “Beyond Good & Evil 2”, “Assassin’s Creed Valhalla”, etc.
As a Senior Level Designer at Ubisoft Barcelona, you will play a key role within the Level Design team responsible for several levels on Assassin’s Creed Valhalla to continue their mission to develop exciting new locations and story missions for an upcoming AAA title.
You will drive a highly iterative development process and help the team towards efficiency and design quality. With a player-oriented mindset, you will take levels from concept to fully playable prototypes, and further work with other disciplines to deliver fully realized, narrative experiences to a AAA standard. In addition, you will help more inexperienced members to reach the expected quality.
What you´ll do
Collaborate with the lead designer to apply the high-level vision to various levels and their gameplay and narrative objectives.
Participate in the creation, documentation and tuning of levels to provide gameplay experiences according to the design and creative vision.
Facilitate communication across other disciplines to clear dependencies and ensure everything comes together and following the high-level direction.
Provide support and feedback to other team members to ensure high quality.
Share knowledge within the team and mentor more junior Level Designers.
Adapt to technical and production constraints, adapting levels and missions when and as often as needed to reach the expected quality.
Stay up to date on best practices to keep up with the industry & develop your skills and refresh your knowledge.
What you´ll bring
At least 4-5 years of professional experience as a Level Designer – preferably on AAA console titles.
Ability to design creative and interesting game levels utilizing 3D tools (Unreal, Unity, Maya, Max or similar 3D editor).
Solid knowledge of the game production pipeline.
Ability to apply critical thinking and analytical skills to resolve complex issues.
Exceptional communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills.
Critical thinking, curiosity, resourcefulness, and plenty of flexibility.
Some artistic background, formal or otherwise, 2D or 3D, is a big plus.
Our studio is located in one of the most popular urban area of Europe: Barcelona! We bet that you know Barcelona, either for its amazing architecture / monuments, famous nightlife, restaurants, super weather and beaches, culture or for its great life quality.
Here in Barcelona, as well as in the studio, you will meet people from around the world, eat hundreds of different foods, play different sports, talk about art and history, share amazing life experience with creative, open-minded and dynamic people. We encourage everyone to inspire the world and build the future! We promote a friendly, creative and passionate culture to develop the best AAA game and invest time in playing any type of games, if it’s together, even better! Are you ready to join the Ubi family for your new challenge? We are already excited to meet you!
What we offer
Restaurant Tickets: 120 € per month (1440€ net/Year).
25 working days of holidays and the day of your birthday.
Flexible working hours & Flexible Friday.
Work from home (Up to 60 % in a month).
Beneficial Price to a Health Care Insurance for you (and eventually to the members of your family).
Beneficial Price to Sport activities and gym (app: Andjoy).
Access to tax discounts from your public transport and kindergarten costs.
Free Fruits and drinks in the Office.
Breakfast on Monday in the Office.
Free access to Ubisoft games on PC / Discounts for Ubisoft console games.
Team Building events.
Relocation Assistance and Visa sponsorship.
Ubisoft Barcelona as an equal opportunity employer is committed to create an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our player community. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnic group, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, age, marital status, disability or all the other characteristics that make us different. We've learnt that we thrive on learning from each other, so we don't just welcome but actively hire a range of open-minded people from different backgrounds.
We encourage you to provide
CV and Portfolio in English (In respect of the EOE statement we don´t require personal information such as picture, home address, ID number, etc.)