Blizzard Entertainment

Senior Level Designer

3+ months agoIrvine, CA

Team Name:
Unannounced Project

Job Title: Senior Level Designer

Requisition ID: R005244

Job Description:
Blizzard Entertainment is looking for an experienced senior level designer to help us build amazing worlds for our players to play in!

This position will involve implementing and overseeing the creative design, layout, and technical construction of gameplay spaces in the world. The ideal candidate will be an experienced level designer with extremely strong communication skills, experience creating 3D spaces, and a strong visual aesthetic. We are looking for someone who knows how to build levels that are both fun to play in and beautiful to behold.

In addition, we expect candidates to have great people skills, boundless creativity, and a longstanding passion for playing games.

Covid-19 Hiring Update: We've transitioned to a work-from-home model and we're continuing to interview and hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position. We understand each person's circumstances may be unique and will work with you to explore possible interim options.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of professional experience designing levels in 3D space.
  • Experience with visual world building in modern engines and level editing pipelines.
  • A good sense of composition, design, storytelling, and aesthetics.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to give detailed and constructive feedback.
  • Absolute passion for playing and making games.

Pluses
  • Experience working in a co-development environment.
  • Experience developing for mobile titles.
  • Leadership experience.
  • Experience playing Blizzard games.
  • Non-design development experience (artist, programmer, etc.).
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Required Application Materials
  • A resume, which must include:
    • A link to your portfolio so that we can see examples of your work. Your portfolio should include visual examples of game spaces that you have created, with callouts indicating specific contributions that you made to the space.
  • A cover letter, which must include:
    • Why you are interested in working at Blizzard.
    • Games you are currently playing.


Blizzard Entertainment is a global company committed to growing our employees along with the business. We offer generous benefits and perks with an eye on providing true work / life balance. We've worked hard to foster an intensely collaborative and creative environment, a diverse and inclusive employee culture, and training and opportunity for professional growth. Our people are everything. Our core values are real, and our mission has never changed. We are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences...ever. Join us!

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