Technical Designer (Contract/Full-time)

Technical Designer (Contract/Full-time)

We’re looking for a technically minded designer to come and work with us at our Liverpool based studio. Nestled deep in the heart of the city’s digital creative hub, the Baltic Triangle, we strive to hire talented, passionate individuals from a variety of backgrounds to help us create imaginative and diverse worlds. It’s all about your ability to innovate and willingness to be genuinely creative.

As a technical designer, you will work closely with our design team to conceive of and implement gameplay, systems and functionality using Unreal Engine 4 blueprint. Your work will involve taking conceptual ideas from prototype to full implementation alongside our talented and experienced programming team

Key Responsibilities:

• Rapid prototyping and development of ideas
• Technical implementation and refinement of functionality using Unreal Engine 4 Blueprints
• Cross discipline collaboration to identify dependencies and bottlenecks early and effectively troubleshoot issues with mechanics
• User Interface implementation

Requirements:

• Creatively minded
• Aptitude for creating fun and engaging experiences
• A keen eye for solid user experience
• Strong visual scripting skills
• Hands-on Unreal Engine 4 Blueprint development experience
• Great communication skills
• Excellent problem-solving abilities
• Enthusiastic and broadly knowledgeable gamer
• Prior experience as a designer working on at least one shipped title
• Working knowledge of core game design principles

Desirable Experience:

• Source control systems such as Perforce
• Experience with production tools such as Jira/Hansoft
• Experience working as a designer on shipped AA or AAA titles

If you’re interested in applying for this position, please send your CV to careers@wushustudios.com with the job title as the subject.