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Game Designer

Apply Now Apply Later Current 21CF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID R10009902 Location Los Angeles, California, United States Business FoxNext Date posted Nov. 21, 2019

JOB DESCRIPTION

Game Designer
Position Summary
FoxNext Games is looking for a motivated designer to join the Marvel Strike Force team! The ideal
candidate has experience with rpg or strategy game systems and content, and understands how
game balance, narrative, and aesthetics interact to create a compelling gameplay experience.
Additionally, the candidate will be an avid player of RPG’s, strategy, and action games across
multiple platforms.
Responsibilities
● Work with designers, artists, and engineers to deliver mission designs that epitomize the
creative vision of the game.
● Research subject matter relating to the design objective in an effort to ensure the authenticity of the experience.
● Own mission designs (including raid nodes and narrative missions) from conception to the
final stages of polish, facilitating communication and coordinating departments to ensure the
vision is clearly understood.
● Be a positive influence on the entire team and as a Designer, evangelize the ultimate
promise to deliver a fun experience.
● Help create and maintain the New User Experiences for a variety of game systems.
● Write tutorial tips for character abilities in our Event Campaign Missions and Legendary
Events.
Integral Skills and Experiences
● 3+ years’ experience in the games industry working in a content or mission design capacity,
shipping at least one title.
●Extensive understanding of design process including player engagement, combat structure,
pacing, environmental storytelling, testing, etc.
●Ability to self-critique and accept outside critique.
●Ability to pitch game design concepts in a clear, detailed manner, through strong written and
verbal skills.
●A team player-mindset, understanding the importance of collaboration, and able to
communicate effectively with all disciplines and departments.
●A positive, solution-oriented attitude and passion about the play experience, with a wealth of
knowledge across a wide range of games.
●Ability to learn and master new tools and techniques.
Would Love to See
●Experience playing Marvel Strike Force.
●A deep understanding of social, mobile, and free-to-play game systems and economies.
● A passion for Marvel comics and movies.
● Shipped or supported live ops for 1+ games targeted for mobile platforms or built on the
Unity engine.
●A deep interest in storytelling or writing

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

About FoxNext:

FoxNext is driving immersive, next generation entertainment experiences in the areas of augmented and virtual reality, mobile, console/PC games and location-based entertainment across Twentieth Century Fox Film and Fox Networks Group. The division consists of FoxNext Games, FoxNext VR Studio and FoxNext Destinations.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Aftershock LA Studios, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call FoxNext.

Aftershock LA Studios, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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