We’re a wild bunch of passionate creators who take work very seriously, but not so much ourselves. We are dedicated to create a healthy work environment that encourages discussion, open-mindedness, inspiration and innovation.
As an employer, we believe our team should be taken care of so they can be as free of worries as possible and focus on creativity and productivity. As such, we offer multiple benefits to all employees including unlimited sick leave hours that cover everything related to the health of our employees and their family (such as taking care of a sick child), group insurance that covers physical, dental and mental health, a group RRSP and flexible 37.5 hours weeks.
We are currently looking for a Level Designer to join our team on a fixed term contract until December 2023.
Working closely with the game designer and the creative management team, the level designer will put together interactive elements of a game and define architecture and level maps. He musts make sure that all the level of the game works properly with the gameplay as designed by the game designer.
⦁ Design level maps of the game in Unity;
⦁ Define the placement of interactive objects, enemies and scripted events;
⦁ Using tools to build the cutscenes, quests and dialogues;
⦁ Prototyping quests to demonstrate their logic and impact;
⦁ Collaborating regularly with the all the teams on the production;
⦁ Test and troubleshoot areas that are not working in the level maps and proactively fix them;
⦁ Prepare level design documents;
⦁ Other related tasks.
Skills and profile required
⦁ Graduate degree in video games or related field;
⦁ Knowledge and mastery of Metroidvania style platform games;
⦁ Experience working on at least one other game, from the production phase to launch (asset);
⦁ Deep knowledge of video-game mechanics;
⦁ Sense of critical and analytic;
⦁ Demonstrate meticulous and thoroughness;
⦁ Excellent communication skills, team player and solution oriented;
⦁ Demonstrate autonomy, resourcefulness;
⦁ Excellent level of French and English.
What we offer
⦁ A dynamic and stimulating work environment;
⦁ A talented and passionate team;
⦁ A complete group insurance program;
⦁ A group RRSP with employer contribution;
⦁ Unlimited sick hours covering everything related to the health of the employee or his/her family;
⦁ An employee and immediate family assistance program with telemedicine and mental health;
⦁ A flexible 37.5 hours work per week to accommodate your family obligations;
⦁ A social club that organizes colorful activities and entertainment;
⦁ The position offers the possibility to work from home, on a hybrid schedule.