Game Design Intern

NaturalMotion is an industry leading mobile games and technology developer and one of the fastest-growing mobile publishers on IOS and Android. We are committed to creating ultra-high-quality games and products using our proprietary animation technology.

Our phenomenally successful games, CSR Racing and Clumsy Ninja¸ incorporate cutting-edge art, technology and design and are played worldwide, across multiple platforms, by millions of people. Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V and Red Dead Redemption incorporate our ground-breaking Morpheme and Euphoria simulation technology, creating the most believable characters you have ever seen. Join us on the NaturalMotion Internship Programme and be a part of a team that is redefining the industry.

Overview:

NaturalMotion’s philosophy is to bring creativity and original design when making a triple A standard mobile game. To achieve this, we are asking our game designer to be able to demonstrate:

  • Good creative ability and idea generation
  • Work with minimal supervision to own deadlines.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

The internship is structured so that:

  • In the first week you will learn how our games works and what process we are using to develop features.
  • By the end of the first month you will have had exposure to the variety of work tackled by a Game design team and how to communicate design and feature across the production process.
  • By the end of the internship you will have developed a specialisation in your unique project area and will present your discoveries to senior members of the company.


From the internship you will have gained:

  • Significant experience in working in Game design for mobile industry, including the terminology and techniques that exist for mobile market.
  • Expertise in your own domain within a highly employable field.
  • An insider perspective into the games industry and an understanding of how the business model works, especially for free-to-play mobile games.
  • Experience in project management and communication to all project stakeholders.

 

Requirements:

  • You are in the penultimate year of your university degree or about to embark on a postgraduate degree.
  • You have a full understanding of the Microsoft offices softs
  • You have basic understanding of the free to play universe and more over in mobile games.
  • You have a natural curiosity for the pattern behind things and an interest in mobile games.
  • You are able to show a clear, methodical approach to problem solving

What you need to include in your application:

  • CV
  • A cover letter telling us why you’re interested and why you would be a good fit for the role.

 

 


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