Senior Game Developer
Spunge Games Brisbane is seeking a Senior Game Developer with strong game design experience and capabilities to work on some upcoming fun projects. You will join our talented team to help drive the creation of fun and exciting game experiences for our players. You will have solid professional experience with 4-5 years of working in the game industry under your belt and will have worked in different areas of game development.
The key to your success in this role will also be a deep and thorough understanding of mobile game development; excellent communication skills, extensive knowledge of, and passion for playing and developing mobile games.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Leading and driving game concept and development Leading the design of game systems, content, and monetization features Designing game mechanics, building iterations, testing, and improving on them based on play testing, feedback, and live metrics Working as part of the team, taking responsibility for multiple mobile game projects Creating, balancing, and tuning game mechanics, game difficulty and UI flow Maintain and optimize new and existing game features Deliver high quality and well- structured code Driving long term player engagement by understanding mobile players needs and motivations
KEY SKILLS | QUALIFICATIONS:
Strong coding and prototyping skills Experience with Unity game engine Professional game development experience with at least 4-5 years’ experience Shipped at least 3 published titles (ideally on mobile) Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to articulate, lead and drive the game development process Strong creative ideas and imagination with a passion for creating fun, compelling and addictive user experiences A good sense of gameplay experience with attention to detail Positive attitude, self-driven, possessing a collaborative spirit able to work well in a team!
Demonstrated experience of creating games A good knowledge of mobile free-to-play game monetisation and advertising techniques Experience of mobile game live ops and A/B testing Knowledge of mobile game market, trends, competition, platforms, and app stores Ability to adapt to change Ability to share knowledge and help colleagues
SPUNGE GAMES CULTURE
Established in 2014, Brisbane-based mobile game studio – Spunge Games rose to critical success with the worldwide number one hit ‘Faily Brakes’ and ‘Faily Rider’ games. Spunge Games is part of a collective of companies with shared ownership and complementary skills, including Liquid Animation and Liquid Interactive.
You will take ownership of your role and contribute actively with ideas for new projects in a creative and stimulating working environment. You will be part of a dynamic team, working together in goodwill to achieve best results. We offer a creative and fun environment with a culture that will allow you to thrive, right here in the heart of Fortitude Valley Brisbane.
If this role is of interest to you and you would like to join the Spunge team, please send a COVER LETTER and an up-to-date CV and a link to examples of your work to firstname.lastname@example.org
The role will be a full-time fixed contract. Re-numeration will be based on experience from $75K+.
As we cannot offer Permanent Resident visas this position is only open to Australian Permanent Residents or Citizens.