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Virtuos France
Parc St Christophe
10 avenue de l'Entreprise
95800 Cergy

Date : 10.05.2022
Reference : AFJV-ECEP108-22870

Virtuos France

To be a part of Virtuos means to be a creator and aim at excellence.

At Virtuos, we harness the latest technologies to make video games better and more immersive than ever before. That is why we pride ourselves in constantly pushing the boundaries of possibility since our founding in 2004.

Our French studio located in Cergy is specialized in co-development and contributed to Batman - Return to Arkham (2016), L.A. Noire : The V.R. Case Files (2017), Vampyr (2018), Assassin's Creed Liberation Remastered (2019) , The Outer Worlds (2019), Marvel's Avengers (2020) and Horizon Zero Dawn : Complete Edition (2020).
Virtuos recrutement

Senior Level Designer

Permanent contract Cergy (95)

Position Duties

As a Senior Level Designer, you will collaborate with developers from prestigious studios to deliver the best user experience, following the game's creative direction. Supporting your team, you will be responsible for the development of maps and top notch gameplay situations in order to bring the game's vision to life.

  • Absorb the creative briefs and the creative vision of the game.
  • Design gameplay situations and map structures on paper, in a succinct and easy to understand format, in line with the game's vision.
  • Build greyblock maps and iterate on it until achieving predefined goals.
  • Test your maps, establish metrics and ensure they are respected over the entire development process.
  • Follow and transmit best practices to build maps in editors.
  • Provide rational level design documents when required.
  • Expand or subtract from existing maps and situations, according to the scope of the game.
  • Script and implement dynamic level design elements in the editor.
  • Nurture a team of designers, providing them with support and knowledge.

Candidate Profile

  • At least 4 years of experience as a Level Designer ; shipped at least one AAA game.
  • Graduated from Game Design or significant level design experience.
  • Unreal engine or blueprint scripting skills are required.
  • Ability to produce maps for varied gameplays (3D/2D, Action/Slow pace).
  • Familiar with the Environmental Storytelling.
  • Excellent communicator (spoken and written) ; English is mandatory.
  • Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team.

Personal qualities :
  • Initiative on problem solving ;
  • Interest in team development, sharing knowledge
  • Attention to details, thoroughness in development and documentation ;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and spoken ;
  • Efficient and autonomous.
  • Variety and depth of personal references (games, movies, art, culture, activities, etc).

Additional Information

What we offer :
  • Open and collaborative employee culture
  • Team buildings and company activities
  • Healthcare plan
  • Possible Work from home
  • Overseas work opportunities
  • Located in a green campus near RER
  • Meal allowance
  • Videogames and board-games library
  • Complimentary drinks
  • And more...


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