Concept Game Designer
PRODUCT
POLAND

You will become part of one of the most exciting teams in our company – Lab. This is the place where our freshest ideas are brought into life, developed and released as innovative, cutting-edge products, which amaze the industry and cause our competitors to have a headache.

Your task will be to come up with compelling and innovative game mechanics and, with the help of a small team of developers and designers, create playable game prototypes to test the ideas and decide if they should enter our roadmap. You will also help to evaluate existing game mechanics and improve the UX of our games. Your superior attention to detail and user-centric approach will ensure that our company continues to be the tip of the spear when it comes to iGaming innovation.

Key skills

  • Thorough understanding and a passion for online gambling
  • Expertise in different gambling concepts and styles
  • In-depth knowledge about the iGaming industry
  • Superior research skills – providing testable product design hypotheses based on previous experiences and knowledge
  • 2+ years of Game Designer experience with at least one shipped iGaming title
  • Creative and unconventional approach to game development issues
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to efficiently cooperate with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Fluent in English

Nice to have

  • Experience in working with small, agile teams of passionate people
  • Exceptional understanding of mathematical concepts in gaming
  • Previous designer or developer experience
  • Passion for mobile games
  • Experience with Jira and Confluence

Objectives

  • Cooperate with a team consisting of developers and designers to create proof of concepts and playable game prototypes
  • Design compelling and innovative mechanics for new as well as existing games
  • Analyse the market in search for innovation opportunities and potential risk factors
  • Identify design issues and opportunities based on primary and secondary research
  • Evaluate and provide meaningful feedback on new game and mechanics ideas
  • Closely cooperate with Business Intelligence to define and propose industry-first initiatives
  • Stay up to date and follow the latest trends in tech and gaming industry to make sure we stay in the forefront of innovation
  • Help to create detailed development specifications
  • Create and maintain internal design documentation, including Game Design Documents, feature specifications and implementation guides Join our search for the next BIG THING and help us ship it!

    Applications without a portfolio will not be considered!

Yggdrasil is a Games producer with a reputation for making the best games in the iGaming and online casino industry. After 2 years, we have an enviable track record of game releases and work with the biggest and best operator brands in the market. Driven by innovation, creativity and technology in a truly open and multinational culture, we are enjoying huge year on year growth as our products and our team evolve, making bigger and better products with every release. If you want to be part of a really innovative, technology-focused game production team working with the best technologies we can fin​d, get in touch. You can reach us on careers@yggdrasilgaming.com