Full-Time

Senior Level Designer

Posted on 5/31/2024

Striking Distance Studios

Striking Distance Studios

51-200 employees

Develops story-driven survival horror games


Senior

San Ramon, CA, USA

Required Skills
Unreal Engine
Adobe Photoshop
Requirements
  • 5 years minimum game design development experience
  • 3 years minimum multiplayer level design experience
  • Shipped AAA multiplayer titles as a cooperative multiplayer level designer
  • Portfolio of cooperative multiplayer maps
  • Unreal Engine experience
  • Understanding of basic level design methodology and terminology
  • Proficient in a Major 2D Imaging Package (Photoshop / Illustrator)
  • Proficient in producing 3D level blockouts in Maya or Unreal
  • Passion for playing and making video games
  • Highly communicative and collaborative disposition
Responsibilities
  • Creating 2D layouts & 3D blockouts of level designs
  • Writing and maintaining documentation for levels and level mechanics
  • Setting up gameplay events in Blueprint
  • Planning, implementing, and improving level combat
  • Collaborating across departments to create and implement level content
  • Providing constructive feedback for other levels and designers
  • Researching game's subject matter, locations, and architecture
  • Communicating progress with Production to meet deadlines
  • Driving development of levels from concept to final gameplay
  • Placing items, weapons, and game objects
  • Guiding gameplay balance and tuning based on research and player feedback
  • Supporting the game’s vision and goals

Striking Distance Studios

Striking Distance Studios

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Striking Distance Studios is an ideal workplace for those passionate about crafting immersive and engaging gaming experiences. As a developer focused on single-player and story-driven survival horror games, the studio leverages cutting-edge technology to set new standards in the gaming industry. The emphasis on creating compelling narratives and environments provides a dynamic and creative atmosphere that fosters innovation and professional growth.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Hayward, California

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-34%

2 year growth

-43%

Benefits

Healthcare coverage

Fitness allowance

Retirement plans

Unlimited time off

Professional development

INACTIVE