Senior Level Designer
- Art Department
- Miami, FL
- Remote friendly
2022-04-06 16:43:28 UTC
AEXLAB is a virtual reality technology studio. We create meaningful technologies that make people feel present and connected in virtual worlds for gaming, training, simulation and more. Our mission is to apply our technologies to further virtual reality as a first-class social experience.
In active development, we are building the ultimate VR first person shooter experience, VAIL VR. Our flagship title emphasizes tactical gunplay, high-caliber combat, and collaborative teamwork. Featuring social and matchmaking systems, players can find games for casual or competitive play. Forge lasting friendships and work together with your teammates to achieve victory.
We have an excellent opportunity to join the team as a Senior Level Designer working on our FPS IP at our studio. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Level Designer to make their mark contributing to the creation of genre-defining games and working with some of the industry’s top developers. You will support the Lead Level Designer in managing the team, help to establish good level design practices, and own and deliver high quality level. You will be working closely with our concept and environment art team to create stunning locations in our exciting new vision of FPS gaming.
As Senior Level Designer on the project, you will be responsible to deliver amazing levels and play-spaces in the collaboration with the environment art team and contribute to manage the level design team.
Own the development of interesting layout, from early block out to final: define the macro flow of the level, define the play space
Oversee the mark up and integration of gameplay ingredients and system in the level, ensuring the player experience is engaging and balanced
Manage and coach members of the design team
Work with environment artists to ensure that the level will deliver on the artistic vision of the title
Contribute to the level design leadership, with the lead level designer, to help define level design best practice
Participate in playtests and contribute through feedback and ideas to define a unique experience
Understanding a range of level design types, concepts and best practices
Professional experience as level designer
Experience with Unreal Engine 4
Ability to share and receive feedback, and to contribute to a creative environment
Good attention to detail and the ability to self-critique
Be solution oriented and have good problem-solving skills
Bonus, but not required:
Professional experience in FPS
Experience in multiplayer level creation
Experience managing and coaching team members
Interest in sci-fi
AEXLAB is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace that seeks to hire, develop and retain the most talented people from a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. If you are passionate about the future of gaming, VR, and community, we’d love for you to join us.