Associate Game Designer - World Implementation

Design Eugene, Oregon


Description

Position at Pipeworks Studios

Position Purpose

Pipeworks is offering an entry-level position for a Game Designer to join us in helping to define an all new interactive space.  We are working on a new Massively Interactive Live Event that tells a long from serialized story that is driven by the viewers.

The ideal candidate has experience working within the Unity game engine for content integration/implementation. They will be responsible for working with our sim/world design lead and art to setup locations, characters, scripts, activities – in addition to authoring and maintaining related creative and/or functional design documentation.

Essential Job Functions    

        Act as project, system, or content support with the ability to collaboratively create, communicate, and manage tasks for yourself and/or the project staff

        Communicate with external stakeholders, including clients, per project requirements

        Some travel may be required for projects, conditions permitting

Qualifications/Skills Sets

        Strong written and verbal communication skills

        Good people skills

        Current/up-to-date experience in Unity, Unreal, or equivalent, including source control

        Comfortable in Word, Excel or equivalent documentation and spreadsheet software

        Prefer: Familiarity with Jira, Confluence, or equivalent task tracking and collaborative development environments

Demonstrated Ability To

        Show exceptional deductive reasoning skills

        Communicate effectively with all levels of staff, both written and verbal

        Assist in solving problems in resourceful and efficient ways

        Work well in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

        Be flexible to changing priorities

Education & Experience

        Demonstrable relevant amateur, academic, or professional work/portfolio

Benefits and Perks

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401K
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Generous Paid Time Off (Vacation, Holiday, & Sick time)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Fitness Club Discounts
  • Annual Company Events
  • Project Wrap Parties

Pipeworks Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Pipeworks Studios recognizes the importance of creating an environment where all our employees feel included and empowered to bring ideas to the table. We value each employee’s unique experiences and perspectives across our company and recognize that it is both the smart and right thing to foster diversity, equity, and inclusion within our organization.

 

By diversifying our workforce, increasing equity, and ensuring that our individual differences are valued, we are better able to deliver an experience that reflects, inspires, and connects with our audience... because games are for everyone!

 

Go to Pipeworks.com to see some of our continued efforts and our 2020 Diversity Report.