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Senior Game Designer – Bed and Breakfast

Eindhoven, Full-remote

Full-time

4+ years of experience

Talent at GameHouse Job

What you'll be up to

Emily O’Malley, is building her own five-star getaway haven in Delicious – Bed and Breakfast

To work with the team behind this Delicious story we are looking for a Senior Game Designer.

You will be part of a self driven and passionate team working on a live game that our players love.

In a Story driven Match 3, you will be working on User experience, balancing and tuning game mechanics, levels, game difficulty and UI flow.

Designing and coordinating the development of features and LiveOps events to maximize players engagement and product KPIs

Working closely with Product and Analytics in evolving and adapting game designs based on play testing, feedback and live metrics, you will have a direct impact in the growth and success of the game!

When are you doing a good job?

  • When you know the game inside out and are able to propose challenging new features that are loved by our players
  • You have visibility on the roadmap and can make KPI driven design proposals
  • You’re creating high level GGD and can share a detailed plan so the team had a clear understanding of your design vision and roadmap
  • When you are generally a nice person to work with and we can have some fun too ☺️

What makes us awesome?

GameHouse has a deep passion for creating casual story driven games. It’s built around people that have been in the industry for 15+ years and we’re about television addicts, comic lovers, creative artists, story writers, who need to self express by sculpting, coding, drawing and writing. We pride on cut-the-bullshit and just build it when it comes to new stuff. We don’t mind discussing what is good and talking about what needs to be improved. We operate in small teams with a high level of autonomy and responsibility. We care deeply about the characters and worlds that we build.

 

We offer

  • A good work/life balance and work in a family-friendly environment
  • Studio Bonus: There is a direct link between the creators’ input and the success or failure of a game. Therefore 5% of the net revenue of a game will be contributed to a studio bonus pool annually, uncapped
  • Restaurant card that allows you to purchase a free lunch at places of your choice
  • Employee Book Buying Program
  • Public transport card
  • Language classes
  • Sports program (½ off)

Why you're awesome

  • You love games
  • You have 4+ years of design experience on live games including from concept to live ops.
  • You understand the nuances and have experience in designing for specific target audiences
  • You have advanced expertise in using data and insights to design and tune game economies, monetization, and Game balance

Would be nice:

  • Hands-on experience using third party game engines such as Unity
  • You understand the effect of Community in building games, and have participated in at least one game community in any platform.
  • You have experience in merging Economy design and Feature design into a viable product.
  • You are an expert in Excel or other spreadsheet suite.
  • You have experience creating systems based around Gacha & Collection.

 

Location: Eindhoven, Hybrid or Full Remote

  • If you’re interested in a full remote set-up, please note the following, ideally:
        • You’re located within -4/+4 hours to CET (Central European Time).
        • You have worked in a remote set-up before.

36 bi-weekly all-hands meetings and counting….

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Life at GameHouse

We aim to create heartfelt experiences through our games. This means we embrace different stories, encourage curiosity and open-mindedness. Working at GameHouse means inspiring colleagues in an environment that is not only fun, but also determined to create the best story-driven games there are.

Your Application Process

Found a job you’re excited about? Apply! Send us your resume with all the relevant experience and let us know what makes you thrilled about the job.

First and foremost: we’ll always follow-up on your application, regardless of the next steps. If we think you could be a great fit, we will invite you for a chat (approx. 30 minutes) to go over your background, why you decided to apply, GameHouse in general, and to answer all the questions you would have for us.

Is it a match? Both on a cultural level as well as on craft and experience? Can we help you grow as well? That’s what we’ll try to find out! In this stage you will speak with your potential future manager and team mates. 

  • Step 1: An online assessment 😱?! We believe in our people and want to fully understand what drives you, where your strengths lie and how we can support you to grow. A job should be fun, engaging, and bring energy. That’s why we use an online personality and cognitive test. You will (obviously) receive all results. 
  • Step 2: Max. 3 interviews You will meet Auke & Iris (our cultural conscience). potential team members or stakeholders and you will meet Erik, our CEO.

If we both feel like we connect on the right levels, we make you an offer you can’t refuse. We discuss what you want to learn, and figure out how we can help you grow towards your goals. This way, we make sure you can be at your most awesome, and help us become better! 

Questions?

Thomas

Thomas | Talent Acquisition Manager

Talent@gamehouse.comlinkedin.com/in/thomaslemesle

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3. The resumé

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Eindhoven, Full-remote

Full-time

4+ years of experience