Senior to Lead Level Designer – Guildford, UK

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Senior to Lead Level Designer


Supermassive Games – Guildford, UK

Supermassive Games are looking for a talented Senior to Lead Level Designer to join them in working on an exciting unannounced secret project!

If you’re a passionate level designer, experienced lead, an Unreal expert, and someone obsessive about designing and building amazing worlds and encounters, this might be the role for you!

This position is based at their studio in Guildford and is available as a permanent role.

As a Senior/Lead Level Designer, you will…

  • Lead a small team of Level Designers to design and create a world with compelling moment-to-moment exploration, exciting and rewarding combat scenarios, entrancing environment puzzles and progression blockers, and powerful cinematic storytelling
  • Work closely with Combat, System, and Narrative designers to block-out and create a world that compliments and enhances the narrative, core game mechanics, game-flow, and beats
  • Collaborate closely with concept and environment artists to produce a cohesive vision and bring a unique world to life with high-end visual and audio FX, captivating level layouts and beautiful world art

For this role, you'll need…

  • At least 4 years of AAA industry experience
  • At least 1 published title as Senior/Lead Level Designer
  • Experience using the Unreal engine in a professional capacity
  • A background managing small teams

Bonus points if you have…

  • Expertise with 3rd person-based level design for action and encounter based gameplay
  • Experience with conceptualising and creating environment puzzles, progression blockers and interesting and intricate worlds that draw attention, awe, and intrigue
  • A background creating both linear and non-linear critical paths and game-flows
  • A love for 3rd person games and experiences

Just some of the benefits of working with Supermassive include…

  • Making big games with small teams in which you will play a full and active role
  • Challenging and rewarding projects as standard
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Pension and life assurance
  • Quarterly profit-related bonus scheme for all staff
  • Social events
  • Constantly improving tools and workflow so you can focus on creativity
  • Fast decision-making allowing good ideas to flourish
  • Supportive, inclusive and friendly team culture
  • Work-life balance
  • Ultimately, you’ll work on the cutting edge – making innovative and immersive games!

Interested? Want to know more? 

Get in touch with Lawrie on +44 (0) 1709834777 or email now!

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