Careers

Game Designer / Gameplay Scripter (Temporary Assignment)

This position is for a temporary engagement through our staffing partner Yoh Services.  

Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States for this position.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating and implementing special case gameplay scenarios, in game cinematics, and AI behaviors
  • Owning specific scenarios: creatively iterating on the design and polishing the gameplay experience by collaborating closely with animators and programmers
  • General scripting support for the rest of the design team: writing global functions, debugging scripts, prototyping gameplay

Requirements & Skills:

  • Strong programming skills (Computer Science undergraduate degree preferred)
  • Games scripting experience preferred
  • Strong methodology and problem-solving ability with a focus on creative, fun and innovative solutions
  • Strong and effective communication skills and organizational ability
  • Exceptional team-player with the ability to collaborate without losing sight of the gameplay vision
  • Willingness to take design direction when offered 
  • Working knowledge of Maya, 3DS Max or similar 3D package preferred
  • Experience with 3D level editors
  • Strong game design sense: must be able to intelligently discuss the strengths of weaknesses of recent games
  • LISP or Scheme-like language preferred
  • Experience of developing third-person action games preferred
  • Good sense of cinematography and pacing

Apply at jobs@naughtydog.com