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Parc St Christophe
10 avenue de l'Entreprise
95 800 Cergy

Date : 14.09.2020
Reference : AFJV-ECEP108-18483


Virtuos is a leading content production company specializing in video game development and 3D art production. With operations in Singapore, China, Vietnam, Canada, France, Japan, South Korea, Ireland and the United States, we are home to over 1,700 full-time professionals.

Virtuos is on a mission to shape the future of game creation, by sourcing the brightest global talent in art, engineering and game design, equipping them with industry-leading technologies, tools and technology, and empowering future game creators to collaborate with the best game companies globally.
Virtuos recrutement

Combat Game Designer - Console games

Permanent contract Cergy (Saint-Christophe) (95)

Position Duties

For our French studio, located in Cergy, we are looking for a Combat Game designer (console games) for an upcoming and unannounced AAA projects. We have proudly worked on famous games including Avengers (2020), Horizon Zero Dawn PC (2020), Assassin's Creed Liberation Remasterd (2019), Vampyr (2018).

Under the supervision of an experienced Lead Designer and within a team of 4 game designers, you will collaborate with different developers from other studios to deliver the best user experience, following the game's creative direction. You will be also responsible for the development, of systems, controls and interfaces in order to bring the game's vision into a playable satisfying experience.

What you will do :
  • Absorb the creative briefs and the creative vision of the game ;
  • Design gameplay on paper, in succinct and an easy to understand format, in line with the game's vision ;
  • Define parameters of character movement, camera, control, AI abilities and behavior and other gameplay events ;
  • Expand or subtract from existing gameplay features, according to the scope of the game ;
  • Script and implement gameplay elements and ingredients in the game's editor ;
  • Iterate parameters and design ingredients until a satisfactory gameplay experience is achieved ;
  • Formalize and document the systems in order to communicate them to the programming and design teams ;
  • Work in collaboration with the level design team so as to create the typical game situations that will be used in the levels ;
  • Work on control ergonomics and menu functionality principles ;
  • Keep the design documentation up to date with the implementation progress.

Candidate Profile

What you have :
  • An experience on Unreal engine or blueprint scripting (mandatory) and a passion for 3rd person combat games
  • Experience on AAA projects or bigger team development is a plus
  • Modding and scripting abilities are a huge plus
  • Client focused (internal and external) ;
  • Patience, ability to accept critique, ability to listen ;
  • Objectivity on your designs and a clear analytical mind
  • Excellent communicator (spoken and written).
  • Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team.

Additional Information

Chez Virtuos, nous accordons beaucoup d'importance au bien-être de notre équipe et vous proposons :
  • Un cadre de travail agréable dans un parc d'activité à Cergy avec restauration, club de sport
  • Mutuelle
  • Boissons (eau, café, thé, jus de fruits...) offertes
  • Subvention repas
  • Ludothèque
  • Game jams / Battle dev / Halloween and Christmas party and more...


Resume, cover letter, references, web site (if relevant)
To: Corinne LEGENTIL