Game Designer

Social Point

Barcelona     Spain
20 Nov 2012

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Job Description

Social Point is one of the leading social gaming companies worldwide. Our games are played every month by more than 23 million people, which has positioned us amongst the top 5 gaming developers on Facebook. Our offices are based in 22@ Barcelona’s innovative district, and we currently count with more than 85 talented Social Pointers of many different nationalities that enjoy creating high-quality games and working in a young and fast-paced environment This position offers a great chance to work in a young team of talented developers, artists and product managers towards a new social hit game. RESPONSABILITIES: – Work closely with a Product Manager to make a new hit game come to life. – Come-up with new feature ideas which will increase user experience, engagement and monetization. – Transform high-level ideas into detailed and well thought-out concepts. – Create wireframe screens, mockups and user flows for new product features and content. – Perform & analyze user testing and recommend design solutions. – Keeping the design coherent for the development team by maintaing specification document throughout the development. – Provide the development team detailed design of features for agile feature implementation. – Conceptualize, create and maintain detailed game design documentation throughout the project cycle – Design compelling & funny characters/storyline to a new social game concept. – Stay up to date on the state of the industry, trends and inspirational games (new game genres, new game design methods, and emerging platforms). REQUIREMENTS: – Experience in designing a Social Game from beginning to end. – Experience or knowledge of game design, level design, gameplay theory & story writing. – Strong knowledge of game balancing and pacing. – In-depth understanding of Facebook as a gaming platform. – Excellent communication and presentation skills. – Systematic and strategic thinking as well as imagination and creativity. – High English level. – Passionate game player with in-depth knowledge of casual or multiplayer/online games.