You are an application game designer with a passion for various genres of video games. You have a knack for coding and storytelling, and an understanding of the video game industry, market segments and target audiences.
As an App Game Designer, you can expect to manage the App teams of programmers, artists, animators and sound engineers, as well as plan schedules and work within budgets.
Your responsibilities include developing game design and protocols, defining game-play mechanics, coordinating with our PC game designer, to ensure quality in our interconnected experience.
As our successful game designer, you should have a yearning for making games that are original and groundbreaking, and a love for the process. Ideal candidates will have experience in game design, knowledge of computer systems and languages, excellent communication and collaboration skills.
- Developing characters, NPC’s, rulesets, settings and stories for our expanding game universe.
- Creating innovative gameplay for entertainment purposes.
- Developing mobile game design protocols.
- Monitoring work and budgeting cash flow.
- Pitching gameplay ideas internally.
- Managing multiple team members.
- Following industry best practices.
- Prototyping new gameplay.
- Active quality control.
- Bachelor's degree in game design, computer science or computer engineering.
- Enthusiasm and knowledge of the mobile video game industry.
- Experience making Applications with Unreal Engine.
- Portfolio of past projects.
About the Position
Our game is an open-world FPS with RPG-elements. Together, we make memorable areas, that focuses players on gameplay, while also allowing them to explore and find all of the beautiful detail that we have built. You have a love and passion for working in this field, with team members to create visual environments the players can experience in awe.
You will work remotely. You will track your time. You set forward your hourly wage and currency of choice. You will begin at least part-time so we can name you as our team members, to add your skills to ours in our Business Plan. You may go full time, up to 40-to-50 hours a week, once we are funded (this will be any day now). IMU Studios is seeking a Lead Artist for Contract work. It begins as royalty to set up the team, then becomes full-time paid work.
We are a dedicated team of professionals. We’ve got a playable prototype that needs polish. We are growing the team to hit our milestones regularly, while our Business Advisor and our Executive Producer(s) bring in the funding they have sourced.
About the Company
IMU Studios is all about creating a refreshing experience for gamers. It’s got to be thrilling. It’s got to shake the foundations of the industries we enter. We are assembling a team of video game underdogs, who are hungry to be the next heroes. Together we are pushing everything to be more thrilling. We’ve got a lot done, we’ve got a long way to go.
Our project has both a mobile item exchange application design and a fresh and exciting FPS 3D game that work together in harmony. The free App and game are ‘better than free to play’, creating a real benefit to gamers as well as a way to market our game. iPlayMore is a start-up company owned by IMU Studios, who owns a mature Intellectual Property. This is made up of a thoughtfully-designed first-person, open-world, video game with RPG elements, and a deep story told across novels and cinematic lore. Monetized by virtual goods, players can buy, sell and rent. Together, we are making a thrilling multiplayer prototype, drawn from our design, and the compelling stories of our characters, all built on this beautiful Unreal Video Game Engine.
IMU Studios was founded when game developer Robert Strutin’s market research revealed fresh opportunities in the video game industry crossing market lines of game and money. Our home studio is nestled in the beautiful, inspiring mountains of British Columbia, Canada, with active Team Members contributing worldwide. Our expert team of game developers and artists are passionate about their craft and producing profound entertainment experiences. We create exhilarating video games that enrich your life and empower you as a player.
Tell us who you are, what you do, and why you would like to join.
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Job Type: Contract
- game design, computer science or computer engineering: 3 years (Preferred)
- Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)