Game Designer

Sep 25, 2012
Oct 25, 2012
. .
Full Time
Amazon Game Studios, makers of Living Classics (, offers a highly creative, fast paced, pioneering work environment where you will be working on both existing and new game titles for the casual, social, and mobile game space.

Looking for an experienced Game Designer to envision, design and create great new social games for Facebook and smartphones. Qualified candidates will have experience on PC games and/or smartphones and are fluent in game design practices and overall game development.

- Lead creative direction and manage game production
- Spec game flow, wireframes and mathematical models
- Write copy, names, and narrative elements of game
- Use real-time feedback and metrics post-launch to tune game designs accordingly
- Remain up-to-date with Game Design best practices

Basic Qualifications
- 2 years game design experience
- Bachelor's degree

Preferred Qualifications
- Successful titles demonstrating excellent design talent
- Experience designing casual or social games, with thorough knowledge of game mechanics and design theories
- Experience balancing and pacing games
- Expert with math and formulas in game environment
- Strong creative writing skills
- Game programming background a plus
- Passionate gamer with in-depth knowledge of current social and casual game titles