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Human Head Studios, Inc.

Madison, Wisconsin - United States
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Level Designer

Description


Human Head Studios, Inc. is seeking a Level Designer to work on our current projects at our Madison, Wisconsin video game development studio. We are looking for someone with initiative, strong design sensibilities, experience in building levels for professional first- and/or third-person games, and an eye for all the components that combine to create engaging and visually stunning levels.

Responsibilities:

  • Design engaging level flow in support of the overall game design
  • Build level architecture from early block-out through to final polish
  • Work in tandem with Technical Level Designers (Scripters) for gameplay execution
  • Ensure technical efficiency of your levels

Qualifications:

  • Initiative and demonstrable creativity in layout and flow, scenario design, etc.
  • At least one shipped game with significant level design contribution to it
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work well within a team structure
  • Strong communication skills (oral and written)

Pluses:

  • Scripting/programming knowledge
  • Strong visual storytelling skills and a demonstrated eye for cinematography are a plus
  • Experience with Unreal 4

Limited relocation compensation will be provided to qualified candidates. Human Head Studios, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We offer a competitive salary and full benefits plan in a casual working environment.

General Job Requirements:

  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Live in the United States and be willing to relocate to Madison, Wisconsin
  • Be a self-starting, hard working individual capable of maintaining focus within a rigorous, deadline-driven production schedule
  • Able to work closely on a day-to-day basis with others of different disciplines in an open, team-oriented environment
  • Have a passion for games