Senior Game Designer

Game Production Victoria, British Columbia


Want to build truly unique games played by millions of daily users? As a Senior Game Designer at KIXEYE, you will work closely with our Executive Producers and team leads on new game development and strategy. You will balance both quantitative and qualitative insights to design and optimize smart, engaging features for our active and growing user base.

What you get to do every day:

  • Help manage the creative direction of a game throughout development & lifecycle of the game
  • Pitch innovative game features that are designed to improve customer acquisition, engagement and/or monetization, but overall must be fun
  • Work with engineering and art teams to effectively implement new features and systems
  • Manage game systems, economics & mechanics
  • Modeling and tuning complex game systems using Excel
  • Provide clear feature documentation, diagrams, wireframes and/or prototypes
  • Analyze live data and player feedback to continually optimize the existing game experience
  • Assist in the writing of game editorial content, including fiction, descriptions, and tutorials

What you bring to the role:

  • 4+ years game design experience for a shipped product
  • Ability to analyze gameplay mechanics and feature designs
  • Experience and interest with player-driven economies
  • Able to design game systems, individual gameplay features & player progressions
  • Understanding of game balance, including statistics, virtual goods, economics and user motivations
  • Understanding of interaction design concepts and principles
  • Able to excel in an agile team environment
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Experience writing product specifications
  • A passion for playing and making video games
  • Bachelor's degree a plus; game design degree a plus