8Bit is hiring a

Lead Game Designer

Our Client is a games company where you will have a chance to develop some of the biggest AAA games! You’ll be joining them at a stage where they continue to grow rapidly and hire world's most wanted PC and console game specialists.

They are currently  looking for an experienced Lead Game Designer.


  • As Lead Game Designer you will be responsible for analysis, problem solving, recommendation, and industry comparisons for our clients’ games and internal games.
  • The work could be at any stage of a game’s gestation, from concept and prototype, through mid-development, to soft launch and live updates.
  • As well as a fabulously varied job, you will also mentor, coach, and direct more junior members of the team.
  • You will embrace and exemplify the studio's ‘Design Thinking’ methodology: which starts with a deep understanding of the customer.
  • You will communicate frequently with both the client and internally on progress, quality, scope and risk.
  • You will most importantly be able to discuss and explain the rationale behind your analyses and recommendations.
  • Sometimes you will be implementing the features you design, sometimes you will be moving on to the next project: a love of variety is essential.


  • Passion for making and playing a broad range of games
  • Worked as a designer on at least 1 shipped AAA game (PS4 / XBOX ONE/ PC) that featured multiplayer
  • A customer driven mentality
  • Excellent verbal, written and diagrammatic communication skills
  • Experience writing and explaining high quality and thorough design documentation
  • Experience with wiki-based design documentation
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with other disciplines


  • A shipped multiplayer game that you worked on from pre-production to launch
  • Experience in free to play design
  • Experience of prototyping gameplay mechanics using UE4 Blueprints
  • Experience with a scripting or programming language


  • Flexible Working
  • 25 paid days off
  • Equity
  • Private Medical Insurance (including Dental)
  • Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Eye Care

Not your time for a move? Recommend a friend and earn 700 EUR! Contact: [email protected]

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