Job Details

Listed

Sep 8, 2022

Location

Canada

Closing Date

Oct 6, 2022

AppLovin

Lead Game Designer, Live Games

PeopleFun™ is the award-winning creator of mobile games for players across the globe. We are part of the AppLovin™ studios family, a publicly traded company, with world-class projects, resources, and infrastructure. PeopleFun™ is a Dallas-based game studio founded and maintained by game industry veterans, where game developers thrive on collaboration, creativity, teamwork and fun. Our games are played by over 25 million players each month, and we have a number of exciting mid-core and casual games in development. Our mission is twofold: excellence in creativity and data-driven product innovation, and to be a best-in-class workplace providing unique opportunities to learn and exercise curiosity.

Candidates who reside or will reside in the following locations are eligible for this role: California, Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington DC, Washington State

PeopleFun is seeking a Senior Game Designer to join our growing team in an on-site or remote capacity. The ideal Designer should have experience working with the Product team to identify opportunities in live operating games, creating feature designs that tackle those opportunities and iterating on design through use of data.

Responsibilities:

  • Independently own the design of one or more features in an active game portfolio
  • Collaborate with the Product team to drive a game’s live operation success
  • Analyze the effectiveness of designs through data inquiries
  • Host inspiring design meetings, write stellar design documents and mock-up intuitive user interface flows
  • Watch others play through your work and iterate based on observation
  • Provide constructive feedback and participate in group ideation with other members of the design team to foster a stronger department

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • 5+ years designing features in the casual mobile game space
  • Comprehensive understanding of free-to-play game mechanics
  • Expertise in designing and iterating on feature designs and user experiences
  • Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative, fast iteration environment
  • Positive attitude and ability to receive and provide objective and constructive feedback
  • Motivated and passionate about mobile games
Benefits

Competitive compensation package

Performance bonuses

401K with 3% employer matching

Family friendly culture

Flex PTO policy

Medical/Dental/Vision insurance

On-Site Gym and free Yoga classes

$1,500 annual budget for career development & education

$1,000 annual game device and IAP budget

Free drinks & snacks, catered lunch on Fridays

Happy hours, social events and more

PeopleFun is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, protected veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.