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Senior Game Designer (f/m/d)

Full-Time | Berlin, Germany

We are Kolibri Games - a mobile games developer from Berlin. We believe that with the best people, we can make games that players will enjoy for years to come.

Our games have defined the idle genre, and bring enjoyment to hundreds of millions of players all around the world. This is possible due to the talented people who make us who we are. ‘Kolibris’, as we call ourselves, are on a mission to continue making great games and we're looking for new talent to join our team. We strive to offer you a fair recruitment process and a great candidate experience, as well as a friendly environment to work in, with plenty of opportunities to learn and grow.

Senior Game Designer (f/m/d)

We are looking for a Senior Game Designer to work on our next potential big hit!

You will be embedded within one of our “New games” teams working on building the next generation of idle games. You will be entrusted with balancing, economy management, new feature, and content design. You will be working in an agile and fast-paced environment identifying future features for the game by developing a deep comprehension of our player’s needs and motivations using both data, information from the players, and your own F2P knowledge. Depending on the state of the project you will be working in, we aim to release weekly updates so you will make sure that our players have a challenging but rewarding game experience that is perfectly balanced.

Responsibilities

  • Balance features and evaluate their impact on the game
  • Review existing features numerically and graphically
  • Design and prototype new features in collaboration with stakeholders
  • Research, deconstruct, and assess idle mobile games

Required skills

  • At least 3 years of professional experience as a F2P mobile game designer
  • Strong analytical & mathematical skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Player-centric mindset and a sense for great user experience
  • Strong comprehension of games from a player and a business perspective

Desirable skills

  • Degree in Computer Science, Economics, Physics, Mathematics or other Technical Fields
  • Successfully released one or more mobile game titles
  • Experience in game design and UX preferably in F2P mobile games
  • Knowledge of Unity3D is an advantage

What We Offer

We're game to support you (and we love to have a good time, too!)

Food and Drinks

Food and Drinks

Fresh fruit to keep you healthy and fresh coffee to keep you alert

Flexible Working Hours & Home Office

Flexible Working Hours & Home Office

We have one team day a week at the office, the other 4 days you choose where you work from

Health & Fitness Bonus

Health & Fitness Bonus

We provide a monthly fitness bonus. Enjoy your time outside the office by picking the activity that suits you

Company Holidays

Company Holidays

Every year we go on an amazing company holiday to relax and bond as a team

Relocation

Relocation

Moving to another country can be stressful. Our HR team will guide and support you, making sure that you (and your family) make your way to Berlin as smoothly as possible

Training Budget

Training Budget

Get a yearly learning budget to spend on any form of learning that will help you develop your skills and grow in your role

Friday Celebrations

Friday Celebrations

Company-provided dinner and drinks on Friday afternoons

Parties and Team Events

Parties and Team Events

Apart from our regular parties, BBQ's and movie nights we also have a team event budget you can use to buy games or sports equipment to make working here even more fun

Kolibri Games is an equal opportunity employer. We come from 40 different countries and many different backgrounds. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees, regardless of their age, gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, physical appearance or disability.

We are an international studio, so don’t forget to send in your application in English. Although it is not mandatory, we always appreciate a cover letter stating your motivation to join us.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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