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Designer

Company: Sony Playstation Network
Location: Burbank
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

PlayStation isn't just the Best Place to Play -it's also the Best Place to Work. We've thrilled gamers since 1994, when we launched the original PlayStation. Today, we're recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment. The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

Today is the day! Check out this posting for a Level Designer focusing with insomniac Games. Our Designers develop designs for layout, content, combat and systems for an assigned project, and implements these designs in game. This includes taking designs through pitch, concept, implementation, bug fixing, balance, and polish phases. Sound interesting? Read on

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Create clear and concise, visually oriented design materials that explain mechanics, systems, and features.
  • Pitch and present designs to the team and department heads.
  • Develop and communicate layout, content, or system designs through written documentation, visual design materials, and verbal presentations
  • Build basic level layout using in-house proprietary tools; work with the Art team on how to evolve the design in order to meet each disciplines goals and deadlines
  • Implement gameplay and game structure through the use of an in-house visual scripting tool; work with the Gameplay Programming team to deliver content that meet each disciplines goals and deadlines
  • Follow up with multiple departments on progress of missions or features and updates the team as needed through various mediums.
  • Address bugs and gameplay issues to assure a stable and polished product
  • Help assess the progress, quality and user friendliness of the project via methods such as usability testing, focus tests and in-house play tests
  • Provides constructive feedback on all aspects of the product; find opportunities to increase the quality of the product and advise on how that information may be implemented, or held for future products
  • Other duties may be assigned

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Computer Skills:

  • Intermediate knowledge and experience with level editing tools and scripting (Unreal Engine, Unity, or similar editors).
  • Intermediate knowledge of Maya or other major 3D modeling program.
  • Adobe Illustrator experience and UE4 Blueprint scripting skills are a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.

Other Skills:

  • Individual must have very good interpersonal skills.
  • Strong communication skills including verbal and written skills are required.

Please submit your application and resume directly below. We look forward to reviewing your submission.

Thanks!

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.

Reasonable Accommodation Notice Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.

We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.

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