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Social Game Designer



Gameloft, an international publisher and developer of video games for mobile phones, is seeking gifted Game Designers of all levels to join our talent pool creating great social games. As a key member of the development team, you’ll take charge of the initial concept and game design directly through final delivery.

  • The Games Designer, you will be responsible for the design of top social games on platforms like iOS, Android and other social networks. 
  • Work with the team to define the creative vision and fun factor
  • Work closely with members of the production team to execute design and continue to evolve and improve the design ongoing over time
  • You have a B.A. or B.S. degree or equivalent experience, preferably in Game Design or related field.
  • 2+ years of professional game industry experience as a game designer. 
  • You MUST be a proven game designer with successful industry experience, specifically designing social games.
  • Your experience should include a deep understanding of viral design, retention, and monetization techniques for games with a virtual goods economy and business model.
  • Additional design experience with online casual, MMO, PC or other forms of games is a positive.
  • Familiarity with social game metrics and the impact of game design on these metrics is important.
  • You must have experience designing social games with a meaningful company in the space.
  • You have experience with game, entertainment, and/or social networking websites, PC game development, or related.
  • You work and effectively communicate with multi-national, cross-functional teams across multiple time zones. 
  • Experience in R&D a plus.
  • Experience managing and mentoring other game designers a plus.


Gameloft is where you want to be.


Live in one of the most entertaining and exciting cities in the world - New York City!!! This opportunity offers:


* Fun, passionate and creative studio with a casual, friendly atmosphere - we love to play, board games, video games, ping pong, air hockey and foosball! 
* International environment which offers daily contact with other countries & cultures 
* Challenging and rewarding work on the next great frontiers in games
* Excellent benefits and studio culture


A leading global publisher of digital and social games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, including mobile phones, smartphones and tablets (including Apple® iOS and Android® devices), set top box, connected TVs and consoles. Gameloft partners with leading international brands such as UNO®, Spider-Man®, James Cameron’s Avatar™, Ferrari® and Sonic Unleashed®. Gameloft also operates its own established franchises, such as Real Football, Asphalt™, Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus and N.O.V.A Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance®. Gameloft is present in all continents, distributes its games in 100 countries and employs over 6,000 developers. Gameloft is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN: FR0000079600, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA).


Previous hit Gameloft games include: Despicable Me: Minion Rush, Asphalt 8: Airborne, My Little Pony Friendship is Magic, Ironman 3, Kingdoms & Lords, GT Racing 2, Shark Dash, Oregon Trail: American Settler, A Good Day to Die Hard, NOVA: Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance, Littlest Pet Shop, The Dark Knight Rises, PLAYMOBIL Pirates, Real Soccer 2012 HD 

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