Game Designer

Clipwire Games is honored that millions of people around the world have played our games.  We’re constantly working to please and excite our players with new games and ideas; to do this we need a team of passionate people who believe in constantly pushing the boundaries, learning new things and evolving.

Behind every fun and exciting game is a die-hard game designer who does not rest until every part of the game is absolutely perfect.  Clipwire Games is looking for a person to undertake that role on their existing and new line of mobile games.  A great game designer will relentlessly pursue perfection down to every last detail and will have an undying passion to ensure all the players of a game are having the most enjoyable user experience that Clipwire can possibly deliver.

Please note this position is on-site in our office currently located in Markham and moving downtown (near Yonge and Richmond) in July.

Responsibilities

  • Relentless pursuit of perfection in each and every detail of a game, regardless of how small it may be.

  • Pitch games and features in a clear and very articulated manner.

  • Create game design documents and wireframes.

  • Design, optimize and iterate on the user experience in mobile games.

  • Balance game features and economies.

  • Identify game play issues that might harm user engagement, retention or monetization and build a plan to improve and/or repair such issues.

Requirements

  • Game design experience with a portfolio that includes games that are published and/or available on the app store.

  • Complete understanding of the free-to-play virtual-goods business model.

  • Knowledge of software to produce game design documents, presentations and wireframes.

  • Ability to prioritize and organize multiple tasks at any given point in time.

  • Active mobile game player.

Nice-to-Haves

  • Experience working in Unity.

  • Ability to read and extra insights from metrics.

What We Offer

  • Full time, permanent role.

  • Competitive compensation.

  • Health and dental coverage.

  • Regular company-paid outings and social events including meals, shows, activities, etc.

  • Professional and modern office work environment.

  • Rapidly growing company with opportunity for you to grow with us.

  • Work with extremely talented and motivated peers.

How to Apply

Please submit a resume, cover letter and portfolio to jobs@clipwiregames.com.  Include to word “gdes01” in your subject line.