Overview

Serious Labs Game Designer Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Serious Labs

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Position:
Game Designer
Location:
Edmonton, AB

We develop and build VR training simulators and collaborative work spaces for a wide variety of industrial clients all over the world….

Serious Labs Inc. is an exciting Edmonton-based company working on the leading edge of Virtual Reality technology. We develop and build VR training simulators and collaborative work spaces for a wide variety of industrial clients all over the world.

We are currently looking for a Game Designer experienced in requirements gathering and analysis, and developing specifications for complex user-driven software solutions. Extensive game design experience is a must, and published work in Unity is desired. This is an embedded team-based role, so the candidate must be able to work closely and productively with multi-disciplinary development team members. The candidate should be a very strong communicator capable of analysing client requirements and describing solution specifications to a variety of stakeholders throughout a project’s lifecycle.

Does this sound like you? If so, we’d like to talk to you right away.

Responsibilities

We are looking for an experienced Game Designer who can collaborate with our team of experienced producers, programmers, artists, and quality assurance analysts. The candidate’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Working closely with team members to develop a project’s vision and refine priorities.

Describing project vision by delivering high-quality design documents.

Successfully communicating the state of project deliverables you are responsible for.

Successfully expediting road-blocking issue resolution.

Implementing project directives and delivering on production best practices.

Advise on emerging software design solutions.

Skills

This position requires that a candidate have an awareness of software product design best practices, supplemented with technical design and/or game design experience. The Ideal candidate will possess the following skill set:

Proficiency with modern production and bug-tracking tools.

Understanding of game design best practices and user-centered design processes.

Proficiency with technical design toolsets (Unity engine) and analysis models.

Experience with virtual reality, augmented reality, and/or mobile app project delivery.

Well-developed trouble-shooting skills.

Excellent communication and relationship-building skills.

Ability to create, define, document, and analyse project requirements.

Ability to train other designers in new techniques and processes.

5+ years of experience delivering high-quality commercial software products.

As a multi-disciplinary studio, Serious Labs Inc. provides plenty of opportunity to advance your skill set outside of your primary role. See where you can go with Serious Labs Inc.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-24
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