Economy Designer

Posted: 23 days
CI Games is looking for an experienced and creative individual to join our team as an Economy Designer. You’ll be joining the team on an ambitious and original open world survival game with a horror thematic. We’re putting a unique twist on the formula, both in mechanics and the environmental challenges we set for the player. Visual quality is paramount, so we’re building in Unreal Engine 5.
A career at CI Games is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding and ambitious projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a dedicated and inclusive environment where you can learn and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Drive the design and development of the game economy related features for an upcoming game in line with creative direction and a player-first approach
  • Work with production and other departments to define KPIs and help meet project goals
  • Designing and using telemetry to make sure that the features you work on achieve the intended results
  • Observe game KPIs and identify opportunities alongside other departments such as BI, Sales and Marketing to make sure all business needs and goals are met
  • Work together with the BI team to review the success of current systems and initiatives as well as suggest new solutions
  • Stay up to date with the latest engagement strategies in the industry, understanding their strengths and weaknesses
Key Requirements:
  • 3+ years professional experience working with monetisation and game economy in a design role on a AAA game
  • Passion for horror and survival genre
  • Strong understanding of player psychology and motivation in relation to game economy design
  • Experience with tools to assist with modelling and balancing quantitative design
  • Expertise in translating analytical results into practical recommendations
  • Experience working in cross-discipline teams
  • Good knowledge and understanding of game design fundamentals
What we offer:
  • Attractive remuneration, holidays and social events. Our environments thrive with collaborative teamwork with people from all around the world, different nationalities, and languages.
  • A supportive community inclusive of LGBTQ+, and any age, ethnicity, religion, or disability. We care about the wellbeing of our employees and have a dedicated employee wellbeing programme.
  • Flexibility with our core hours, and no-notice holidays.
  • Annual discretionary studio bonus
  • Free games and merchandise
  • Wrap parties for game releases
  • Remote/Homeworking with flexible working schedules (core hours 10am-4pm CET), a fun environment, and a relaxing culture, including the opportunity to work with the leading technology and creative minds in the world.
  • Learn as you work and be part of something real that changes the face of gaming - forever
We are an equal opportunities employer with a commitment to building a diverse workforce, representative of the world we live and game in!
Accessibility is at the heart of our games and we reflect that in how we operate as a business. Should you require adjustments or flexible arrangements to interview, or take up a role at with us, please let us know in your application and we will accommodate to the best of our ability.

About CI Games

At our studios we have been creating globally recognised games for 20 years with our most popular franchise selling over 14 million copies! 
We share a passion for creating exceptional games with the best global talent available. Our roles are completely remote, which means you can work from anywhere in the World.
We currently have a number of exciting projects in the pipeline in Unreal Engine 5, with true ownership of their creative direction. We are excited about pushing the boundaries of creativity with passion, drive and teamwork. 
We are looking for self-starter individuals who can hit the ground running in a fast paced multi-disciplined environment. If that sounds like you, take a look at our open roles or sign up to receive notifications via our Career Page.

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