Senior Game Systems Designer

Senior Game Systems Designer

Job Title: Senior Game Systems Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Finland
Reference: JN -012020-19388
Contact Name: Dominic Farbrace
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2020 14:36

Job Description

This is what you’ll get to work on:

  • Plan and implement game mechanics, systems and content, and use live game metrics and user experience testing to tune these features
  • Work with experienced colleagues on economy design, user experience, and other disciplines to improve the performance of the game along several key performance indicators
  • Develop and maintain design documentation, including gameplay mechanics, guidelines, UI flows, game loops and player progression
  • Work with the Executive Producer and experience colleagues in the product team to define and drive the design of the game: the mechanics, story, missions, and more
  • Develop concepts and prototypes, participate in the planning and analysis of tests


Your experience and skills include:

  • You have worked on multiple completed game projects and shipped one or more free-to-play titles in a Design role.
  • Passion for games and the ability to articulate that passion clearly and analytically
  • Understanding of player motivations and audience profiles and ability to match these with mechanics and systems
  • Proven track record of professional game design
  • Excellent analytical, facilitation, and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in an agile, iterative manner with the game team
  • Experience in designing cooperative or competitive social game mechanics in a mobile game is a big plus
  • User interface and user experience design experience a plus
  • Disciplined and self-motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Comfortable modelling systems on a spreadsheet
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

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