AVAILABLE POSITIONS Lead Game Designer

Zynga is looking for a Lead Game Designer who can help drive the creation of new features on some of Zynga’s top games.

Responsibilities:

  • You Own, drive, and communicate the vision for major design initiatives
  • Recruit and train designers for your initiatives.
  • Work closely with product managers, producers, engineers, and artists to design and prototype new gameplay and systems.
  • Build and improve tools to make the design pipeline faster and more efficient for the team.
  • Be the advocate of good design practices across the studio.

Requirements:

  • Deep understanding of games and what makes them fun, both as gamer and a professional.
  • Experience in leading a team of designers.
  • 10+ years of professional game development experience as a game designer, experience with system game design.
  • Widely played, especially with online and mobile games, with the ability to articulate what is strong/weak about the design of existing games.
  • Excellent communication, critical thinking, analysis skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional experience, we further value candidates with graduate degrees and/or top tier university pedigree.

What we offer:

  • Work in a studio that has complete P&L ownership of games
  • Full medical, accident as well as life insurance benefits
  • Catered breakfast, lunch and evening snacks
  • Child care facilities for women employees and discounted facilities for male employees
  • Well stocked pantry
  • Generous Paid Maternity/Paternity leave
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Active Employee Resource Groups – Women at Zynga
  • Frequent employee events
  • Additional leave options for most employees
  • Flexible working hours on many teams
  • Casual dress every single day
  • Work with cool people and impact millions of daily players!

 

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Careers Category: Game Design

Careers location: Bengaluru, India

Connected Worker Type: Connected

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