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Lead Game Designer - West Midlands

Video Games - Design
Ref: 444 Date Posted: Friday 10 Dec 2021
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The Role

Just Add Water (JAW) are looking for experienced an Lead Game Designer individual to join the team to work on various popular and successful AAA IP. This is a brilliant opportunity to join JAW to run the design team and to help deliver titles we can all be proud of.

Being the Lead Game Designer you will be responsible for the game design team, in addition to the following responsibilities.

You will be responsible for:

  • Defining the game vision and high level aims of the project.
  • The creation and design direction of inventive game systems.
  • Oversight of all design related documentation.
  • Managing design team members by allocating their tasks and their time management.
  • Brainstorm design issues.
  • Pitching documents.

You will have:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • More than 6 years of experience in a design role.
  • Shipped two or more titles in a design role.
  • A strong awareness of current gaming trends.
  • A strong historical knowledge of games.

The projects in question are based on existing AAA IP and are for PlayStation5, Xbox Series S/X, as well as PC and other unannounced platforms.

If you have the skills to deliver on this role, we would be delighted to hear from you!

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