Junior Level Designer

Working for XR Games – Leeds, UK

XR Games is an award-winning games studio based in Leeds, UK. We make console and mobile games, have a specialism in VR / AR game production, and make non-VR games too.

We are looking for a Junior Level Designer who will be involved in both design and production and is a naturally creative person.

Key skills include:

  • Level design – maximising the value and variety of player experience
  • Verbal, visual and written communication – talk with the team; create and deliver slide presentations; write design documents for team and client communications
  • Ideation and concept creation – continually generate ideas and development directions

Plusses include:

  • Experience using Unity
  • Interest and experience of Mixed Reality technology games
  • Understanding and experience of UX design, especially in VR
  • Knowledge of gameplay styles on different platforms including mobile, console, PC and paper
  • Storytelling ability, especially in dialogue form
  • Understanding of programming basics and mathematics
  • An understanding of video game history

The role requires the applicant to live in / relocate to Leeds, or within commuting distance. You must be eligible to work within the UK. User testing will inform iterative development, and will require work with children.