Game Designer – Bulgaria

Job Description

Duties include:
Work closely with the Head of Social Poker, Product Managers, Creative Director to contribute towards vision and direction of game and roadmap
Develop and maintain design documentation, including but not limited to mechanics, story, guidelines, UI flows, game loops and progression
Devise systems and balance in-game resources and economy focused on player long term retention and optimising monetisation
Weave free-to-play game mechanics with monetisation in simple, natural, respectful ways (i.e. design monetisation that players respect and feel adds a great deal of value for their money)
Become a master of FTUEs and create cohesion between all game features
Remain current on industry trends including: new game genres, new game design methods and emerging platforms
Focus on delivering compelling and enjoyable game experiences

Skills and experience required:
Game design related experience
At least one shipped mobile game
Experience with free-to-play with particular experience in poker/casino games as a preference
Familiar with motivation and didactic psychological models
Able to balance complex game-systems
Passion for playing and making computer games
Ability to write clear specifications for software developers
Extremely detail-oriented and organised
Up-to-date knowledge of best practices in mobile gaming
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Able to work creatively in a demanding team environment

Desirable:
Educated to degree standard or excellent UAI (or local equivalent) results where applicable
An interest/understanding of online gaming and industry
Experience in Mobile
A lifetime gamer