Senior Gameplay Designer |

Polyarc is seeking a candidate with a passion and expertise for crafting compelling and imaginative player experiences. From designing new gameplay mechanics to building out progression systems and level layouts, the player experience will be at the forefront of every decision you make.

As a developer at Polyarc you will also be expected to contribute positively to our core values of collaboration, mentorship, initiative, and creative expression.

Responsibilities

  • Shepherd the overall player experience of the game toward the goals set by the team.

  • Design, implement, and fine-tune gameplay features using a combination of Unreal Engine Blueprints and C++ programming.

  • Work within project and studio constraints while maintaining the creative vision of the team.

  • Contribute to a healthy, collaborative culture by seeking out, providing, and applying feedback.

  • Educate and guide other developers on game design best practices and player experience theory.

Requirements

  • An active, passionate interest in all aspects of game creation.

  • Strong technical background with experience in C++, C#, or other object oriented languages.

  • 5+ years of professional design experience, having shipped at least one product

  • Able to drive features and ideas from concept to delivery.

Pluses

  • Experience in character and AI systems, particularly player companion and enemy behaviors.

  • Experience in world layout and mechanic progression within the platforming genre.

  • Experience in Unreal Engine 4 blueprint scripting, level setup, and basic asset creation.

To apply, please submit your resume plus any additional materials you deem relevant to your candidacy (portfolio, cover letter, etc.) to jobs@polyarcgames.com.