Senior Game Designer
Location:
Irvine , California
Posted:
October 01, 2016
Reference:
16000RP
Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a talented and experienced game designer for the World of Warcraft team. Senior designers are multi-talented and experienced game designers with the ability to adapt to various forms of content or systems design. They are capable of taking responsibility for realizing our design philosophies in the form of epic, engaging content.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in game design, a strong aptitude for critical thinking and analysis, outstanding people skills, boundless creativity, a strong visual aesthetic, extensive knowledge of World of Warcraft, and a longstanding passion for playing games.

Requirements

  • A minimum of 5 years' game design experience, including senior or lead design experience on a shipped product
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Extensive content and systems design experience. Ideally someone who has creatively owned complete implementations from concept to delivery.
  • Able to work creatively in a demanding team environment
  • Absolute passion for playing and making computer games

Pluses

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience managing, and / or mentoring others

Required Application Materials

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter** which should include:
    • Why you are interested in working at Blizzard
    • What games you are currently playing

**Only submittals with Cover Letters will be considered.

A little about us:
Blizzard Entertainment is a premier developer/publisher of entertainment software, including World of Warcraft, StarCraft, Diablo, and Hearthstone.

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