${ alert.message }}
${ alert.message }}
Share Job
Copy the link below to share this job.
YAGER

Technical Designer - Senior

${ timestamp }} · 
YAGER
πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ Berlin

We are currently seeking a talented and experienced Senior Technical Designer to work with us on one of our projects. Join us in shaping the direction of the project as a driving force in Technical Design and push the boundaries to deliver a unique player experience. We’re looking for people who love the idea of working together in interdisciplinary teams and in a fast-paced and professional environment.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with Designers and Engineers acting as an interface between them
  • Implement and extend features that require scripting and/or basic coding in a multiplayer environment
  • Find solutions to complex problems and enable others to overcome technical challenges
  • Support, educate and troubleshoot. Be a go to person for various Unreal Engine related issues
  • Identify workflow issues within the design department and suggest / implement solutions
  • Be familiar with blueprint architecture and scripting guidelines and ensure that they are followed through
  • Review and improve the interface between code and blueprint functionality
  • Create gameplay prototypes and their final in-game implementation using Unreal Editor and Unreal’s scripting system (Blueprint)
  • Collaborate with departmental leads and design team to develop core concepts and game content
  • Meet deadlines and manage tasks effectively

Qualifications

  • 4+ years of technical design experience; previous design experience on shipped AAA action game titles or Unreal Engine mobile titles
  • Have a broad knowledge of Unreal Engine's gameplay systems and feature set
  • Strong understanding of the fundamentals of game design
  • Demonstrable success in creating compelling player experiences (game play, scenarios, activities, encounters)
  • Ability to take and apply direction and work well in a team environment
  • Experience with scripting languages, either visual or text-based, such as Unreal’s Blueprints
  • Experience with scripting network replicated actors for multiplayer games
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Passionate about videogames

Desirable Skills

  • Experience with level designing for cooperative multiplayer games
  • Experience with multiple platforms: PC, consoles, mobile
  • Experience with Unreal’s UMG toolset

Working at YAGER:

*We support you all the way: relocation bonus and ongoing support and assistance, occupational pension scheme, JobTicket for public transportation system.

*We care about your well-being: flexible working hours, fresh fruit and vegetables every day, hot and cold beverages of your choice, in-house massage, gym membership

*We encourage continuous learning: extensive games/books library, dedicated Talent Development Manager, participation at various game conferences

*We know how to have fun: a variety of exciting Team Events, summer and Christmas Party, regular in-house social events, beer and soft drinks for Friday meetings

If this sounds like you, and you love to work with people who are passionate about their work, we are looking forward to getting to know you!