Gameloft (logo)
14 rue Auber
75009 Paris

Date : 10.10.2019
Reference : AFJV-ECEP132-16709


Leader dans la création et l'édition de jeux mobile, Gameloft® s'est positionné depuis 2000 comme l'une des entreprises les plus innovantes dans son domaine. Gameloft crée des jeux pour toutes les plateformes numériques, dont deux sont classés dans le "Top 10 des jeux les plus téléchargés au monde" d'App Annie. Gameloft possède ses propres franchises comme Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat et Dungeon Hunter, et travaille également en collaboration avec les plus grands ayants droit internationaux, dont Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® ou encore Ferrari®. Gameloft distribue ses jeux dans plus de 100 pays et compte 4600 collaborateurs à travers le monde. Avec une audience mensuelle de 114 millions de joueurs uniques dans les jeux Gameloft, Gameloft Advertising Solutions offre aux marques et aux agences une visibilité unique. Gameloft est une société du groupe Vivendi.

Senior Game Designer - Production

Permanent contract Paris (75)

Position Duties

Game Lab is a Gameloft Paris team dedicated to creating innovative gameplay and concept work. It has several tasks : devising and fleshing out concept games, testing them using iterative prototyping, developing ideation tools and methods, infusing all Gameloft development teams with creativity, and helping those teams to boost the quality of their games.

As the Senior Game Designer - Production at Game Lab, you will work on prototypes and new games, and will collaborate directly with the division's artists and developers.

Your mission : Creating innovative prototypes that are in keeping with editorial requests and verifying their potential via tests under real-world conditions (KPIs).

Responsibilities :
  • As Game Lab's Senior Game Designer - Production, your main task is to create mobile games at different stages of development. Whether it's through rapid prototyping or games that are more ambitious, you know how to establish a vision, communicate it effectively and take part in making it a reality.
  • In direct communication with the Creation Manager and Gameloft's VP Creation, you'll take part in implementing Gameloft's publishing vision. You'll be a driving force in deciding upon the subjects to tackle, and will be able to clearly communicate the results, not only to HQ managers, but also to the production teams at our international studios.
  • As a game designer grounded in production, you will be in charge of laying out game mechanics, as well as of prototyping and balancing these mechanics in collaboration with the other members of the team (artists and developers).
  • You will also be tasked with overseeing your projects after launch, analysing the results, and suggesting concrete actions to improve the projects' KPIs.
  • Gameloft is home to a massive community of designers located around the world. It will be your responsibility to breathe life into it by using internal tools, in order to foster a creative dynamic at the company.

Candidate Profile

You have a passion for mobile and are unrivalled in your knowledge of our industry's game-design trends. You know about our past and have great ideas about our future. You like working in small, independent development cells to successfully complete innovative game projects, from the first step to the last. You're experienced and like doing things on your own. You're a veritable Swiss Army knife when it comes to design, and are able to oversee the vision of a project in collaboration with the other members of your team. If all this describes you, you're the perfect fit for Game Lab !
  • You have a passion for mobile games and know the top-grossing titles like the back of your hand. For you, a job in mobile is your career of choice.
  • You have at least 6 years of experience in mobile production and played a role in the launch of at least a few projects belonging to different genres. You're just as comfortable during the creation phase as you are during the live-ops phase.
  • You have perfect knowledge of one or more prototyping tools and are able to independently demonstrate a gameplay mechanic or UX design.
  • You're also extremely comfortable with Excel and are experienced at balancing progression and complex game economies.
  • You've been a part of live ops on at least one of your games and are comfortable with KPI analysis and with providing appropriate recommendations.
  • You express yourself clearly in English and enjoy being part of an international, multicultural environment.
  • Asset : You've already been part of a publishing department or a prototyping cell.

Additional Information

Game Lab Offers You :
  • The opportunity to join a dynamic new team. The chance to be there from the beginning of the journey !
  • Lots of varied tasks in a lively setting : You'll never get bored at Game Lab !
  • An exceptional working environment right in the heart of Paris, halfway between Saint-Lazare Station and the Palais Opera Garnier.
  • Other benefits at Gameloft : self-serve fresh fruit and warm beverages, lunch vouchers, competitive mutual insurance coverage, daily breakfast.


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To: Halima Bousaidi