Senior Meta Game Designer - New IP

Console Team Design
The team behind the multi-award-winning Alien: Isolation, fresh from developing Halo Wars 2 with Microsoft and 343industries, are looking for more world-class talent to join the team.

This is an opportunity for a proven world class Meta Designer to make their mark on our new undisclosed IP contributing to creation of genre-defining games and working with the industry’s top developers

Key Responsibilities

Working with the Design Director, you will be responsible for defining the range and depth of the meta game. You will be designing and implementing the game’s Meta framework, including economy, progression and retention methods, leaderboards, challenges, world building and events. You will collaborate closely with the project's creative leaders and wider game development team including our data analysis department to successfully deliver an effective and engaging game meta that unites with the core game experience.

Excellent communication is critical to the success of this role. You will share regular updates with the varying development disciplines across team highlighting when key achievements are identified and raising any issues.

Knowledge, Skill and Experience

  • Two or more shipped AAA titles in a similar role
  • Exceptional analytical skills with experience of working with stats and telemetry
  • Good knowledge of the latest standards, changes, trends in the meta design field
  • Scripting background
  • The ability to provide constructive and easy-to-understand feedback to any team member
  • A high degree of self-motivation and leadership skills along with ability to multi-task, able to prioritise and manage personal workflow
  • A passion for games and user-centred design
  • Very good communication skills in both spoken and written English
  • Experience in a range of design roles
  • Good technical background
  • Great attention to detail
We are Creative Assembly

Creative Assembly is one of the UK's leading games development studios, founded in 1987 and located in West Sussex, UK and in Sofia, Bulgaria.

We have gathered our team of world-class, diverse and multi-national talent, dedicated to crafting some of the most renowned gaming experiences and giving our loyal followers worlds in which to immerse themselves.

Our focus on quality has filled our awards cabinet over the years – from BAFTAs to Ivor Novellos. We owe this to our team – creatives from a breadth of backgrounds, who unite to share their ideas and expertise, to craft the highest quality gameplay.