Associate Level Designer

Cold Iron Studios
San Jose, CA

Position Summary

Cold Iron is seeking an Associate Level Designer to join us in creating a shooter set in the Alien universe for consoles and PC! Are you a passionate game developer looking to create the best experiences possible? Awesome. Come join our creative, collaborative studio where you’ll help make the gameplay as tight and polished as possible. 

Your Day to Day

You can expect to be responsible and accountable for the following:

  • Create custom collision and enemy pathing to optimize gameplay
  • Work with designers and artists to implement missions and gameplay features
  • Help set and maintain the high-quality bar for the game

Your Career Progression

Do the best work of your career! No, really, that’s what we expect of you. Come aboard and work with industry veterans all working to improve their craft and become better game developers. Your portfolio of experience will grow, and the size of the audience you reach will expand exponentially. The small team atmosphere allows you to contribute more and have greater ownership over what you do day to day.

Requirements

  • Experience working with modern game engines
  • Passion for playing and creating games
  • Understanding of level design and gameplay flow
  • Self driven with strong communication skills
  • Ability to tackle challenges and problem solve with a strong sense of ownership
  • Ability to work closely with many other disciplines and be a team player

Would Love to See

  • Experience with Unreal Engine a plus
  • Understanding of 3D and 2D art packages a plus

Education

  •  No requirement.

Benefits:

Aside from the intrinsic value of exciting a huge audience with your creative work, you can expect:

Health and Wellness

  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • 401(k)
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Business Travel Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Term Disability

Perks

  • Employee Referral Program
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Fitness Club Discounts
  • Training and Development
  • Commuter Incentives
  • Merchandise Discounts

About our Location

Cold Iron is a team of passionate game developers located in San Jose, California. We’re a diverse group of veterans with decades of experience developing and launching award-winning MMO and action titles on PC and console.

To apply, please visit www.coldironstudios.com/careers

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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