Full-Time

Senior Combat Designer

Posted on 6/5/2024

2K

2K

1,001-5,000 employees

Publishes diverse portfolio of video games

Senior

Montreal, QC, Canada

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Shipped one AAA title as a combat designer.
  • Proven experience in executing an idea from concept to ship.
  • Self-motivated, proactive, and solutions oriented.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication skills.
  • Knowledge of current game trends in technology.
  • Ability to take direction well
  • Humble, open to coaching, an iterative process, and group critique.
  • Intermediate level problem solving skills.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills, with a critical eye for detail.
  • Flexible and collaborative mindset and attitude.
  • Uncompromising ethics and unwavering integrity.
Responsibilities
  • Work with a team of designers entrusted with implementing combat gameplay content in an immersive sandbox world.
  • Help solidify best practices and workflows conducive to consistency and deliverability of game content within your team.
  • Participate in the cross-pollination of ideas and sharing of knowledge amongst content creators.
  • Support and mentor more junior designers in their career progression.
  • Help build and refine the combat systems development and the gameplay framework for encounters.
  • Collaborate with other developers to build an FPS combat paradigm that is accessible, satisfying, and allows for a high degree of player expression and experimentation within a highly reactive world.
  • Get creative: look beyond direct conflict, accommodate various play-styles and design encounters that can be resolved through player ingenuity.

2K Games is an excellent workplace for professionals passionate about creating diverse video game genres ranging from sports to role-playing. By congregating talents from top-tier studios such as Visual Concepts, Firaxis, and others, it fosters a collaborative environment conducive to creative freedom and technical skill enhancement. The company's broad scope in gaming technologies ensures continual learning and career growth, making it a prominent player in the video game publishing industry.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Novato, California

Founded

2005

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

1%

Benefits

Health Care Benefits

Health Savings Account (HSA) Including Company Contribution

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

401k Retirement Plan

Life and Disability Benefits

Group Legal Plan

Wellbeing Program

Childcare Benefits

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Generous Compassionate Leave

Companywide End of Year Break

INACTIVE