Concepteur·trice de jeu
Spécialisé·e dans l'interface utilisateur et les fonctionnalités et systèmes en ligne/Game Designer, UI/Online
Posted on 2/2/2024
PlayStation Global

1,001-5,000 employees

Online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service
Company Overview
Playstation's mission is to deliver new joy, excitement and awe to everyone. The company builds software and hardware for gaming consoles and content.
Consumer Software
Hardware

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1994

Headquarters

Foster City, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-20%

1 year growth

-19%

2 year growth

-15%
Locations
Montreal, QC, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
UI/UX Design
Communications
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
UI/UX & Design
Requirements
  • Deep understanding and passion for the principles of game design and mechanics
  • 3+ years of experience as a game designer, preferably working on UI and Online systems and features
  • Experience in working directly on a game-as-a-service multiplayer game
  • Good methodology and problem-solving ability, with a focus on rapid iteration to achieve balance, pacing, and fun
  • Effective collaborator with developers from other disciplines, along with willingness to lead focused multidisciplinary efforts
  • Ability to create high-level design documentation and game concepts
  • A solid grasp of online systems commonly employed in games-as-a-service multiplayer schemes
  • A solid grasp of streaming platforms, broadcasting, and watching patterns’ evolution in the industry
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills
  • Excellent understanding of the video game industry and its players: Strong understanding of player psychology, group dynamic, and belonging that drives player’s engagement
  • Proactive and strong ethical standards
Responsibilities
  • Be the owner of the User Interface features in and around the game
  • Craft and balance the UI systems and features to build a welcoming, accessible, and watchable player experience by fostering clear flows, immersive and intuitive user interface
  • Develop a coherent and scalable online game flow that leverages the overall game’s vision
  • Collaborate with the online team on multiplayer features made for a long-term live game
  • Write design documentation for features and systems
  • Participate in analytics/tracking tools design, monitor & analyze results to ensure rational/data-informed strategy
  • Create flexible systems and data structure to allow for rapid iteration
  • Work closely with all development teams to develop and maintain the features
  • Be proactive regarding market trends and competition
  • Effectively communicate design concepts to other stakeholders
Desired Qualifications
  • Bilingual
  • Passion for multiplayer games