Systems Designer (Combat)

Employer
ZeniMax Media, Inc.
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Bethesda Game Studios is seeking a talented Systems Designer (Combat) to join our growing team. In this role, the Systems Designer will assist with the design of critical game systems and work on dedicated features, with a focus on combat balancing, for current and next generation AAA games.Responsibilities* Create and maintain specific game systems, which includes general design, balance, rules and interface* Prototype and iterate on new game mechanics as well as modify and improve existing ones* Collaborate with artists, programmers and fellow designers to develop and refine systems* Design and implement large amounts of game assets* Conceptualize, create and maintain game design documentation throughout the project cycleRequirements* Design credit on a shipped console title* Previous experience with game system development and balance* Ability to adjust systems to find the "sweet spot" between challenge and immersion* Experience in balancing combat* Experience with action and/or RPG systems design* Experience playing previous Bethesda Games Studios games* High passion, team player* Ability to work both independently and as part of a teamDesired Skills* Familiarity and/or experience with the Bethesda Game Studios Creation KitPosted by StartWire.