World Designer

Design impressive and immersive worlds for the players to explore!
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World Design at Arrowhead

Being a World Designer at Arrowhead means you are a great collaborator and that you use your experience in game design fundamentals to create impressive and immersive worlds for players to explore. In this role, you will have a significant contribution and impact to the actual gameplay. How? By understanding how to convey information and player interactions intuitively via gameplay. Be kickass with us and join forces to create the next-gen gameplay! 

Your contribution

As a World Designer, your main tasks and responsibilities are:

  • Work with designers, artists, and engineers to create amazing worlds and memorable game experiences;
  • Build and design level and world components;
  • Use internal tools for prototyping and tuning gameplay mechanics;
  • Work with and master our internal non-visual scripting languages;
  • Coordinate procedural generation of worlds from a design and technical perspective;
  • Gather and implement feedback through iteration;
  • Design and develop complex world generating features.

More about you

To be a great match with our studio we feel strongly that you should be passionate about delivering on high expectations. We believe that you thrive working in an environment of iterative development, where you bring initiative as well as structure to your working environment. 

Being open to the game vision is a key factor and this means taking design direction, and working with feature teams to brainstorm and come up with creative solutions. To achieve development goals, you will learn new tools, new scripting languages and middleware applications. 

Requirements 

Are you a World Designer, and do you recognize yourself in the following? 

  • You have 5 or more years of experience with level or game design where you have had ownership of design areas;
  • You have shipped one or more AAA-title(s);
  • You are proficient in one or more game editors such as Unreal Engine or Unity;
  • Good understanding of game design fundamentals and what makes worlds impressive but also interesting to explore;
  • Scripting experience, preferably non-visual scripting like LUA, json, XML, etc.

Practical information

Scope: Full-time, 40 hours per week. We offer permanent employment and relocation aid for the right candidate.

Location: Stockholm

If you think that this position matches your background and skills, we would love to hear from you! Please be sure to add an (online) portfolio showcasing your work with your application. 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Stockholm

Hammarby kaj 10d
120 32 Stockholm Directions contact@arrowheadgs.com +46 702-83 00 33 View page

Perks & Benefits

At Arrowhead we aim to give people a high level of freedom with emphasis on autonomy. Everyone receives generous perks, such as 30 days paid vacation, several health benefits, insurances, and company savings for your retirement fund.

We also have recurring company outings and events such as movie nights, game competitions and activities like paintball.

  • Flexibility and generous vacation

    With core working hours between 10:00–15:00 you are free to plan your week according to what suits you best.
    You are also entitled to six weeks paid vacation each year.

  • Pension fund and insurances

    You can feel safe with a full life- and occupational injury insurance as well as guaranteed quick access to health specialists. An additional monthly saving is added to your retirement fund.

  • Health & wellness

    Massage at the office every other week,
    a weekly wellness activity hour and yearly wellness allowance. Once a year we also offer health care checkups with the possibility to track your changes and progress.

Working at Arrowhead

Arrowhead is primarily interested in long term jobs and employment. We are not a project-based studio and prefer to have full-time employees. We feel that this contributes to a better work environment, a feeling of stability and builds stronger internal relationships.

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