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Get a job: Arkane Studios is hiring an Open World Level Designer

Get a job: Arkane Studios is hiring an Open World Level Designer

August 24, 2021 | By Staff

August 24, 2021 | By Staff
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Open World Level Designer, Arkane Studios

Location: Austin, TX


  • Deliver engaging and varied encounters for 1st person action games
  • Work with narrative, AI, Level and System Design teams to deliver dynamic player experiences
  • Work with the development team to create tools and pipeline for dynamically delivered encounters
  • Work with other level designers on the placement of encounters, both scripted and systemic
  • Assist the Design leads in reviewing encounters and communicating encounter needs to Level Architects


  • Solid understanding of 3d action game design and the interplay between level and system design
  • The ability to self-motivate and drive feature development while collaborating with multiple disciplines
  • The flexibility to work in a highly iterative pipeline
  • At least one AAA action title shipped, or major contribution to a title as a Level or Encounter designer
  • Ability to craft engaging narrative experiences through systems and environmental storytelling
  • Advanced coding or scripting experience
  • Game industry experience required. 3+ years in a Design role
  • Previous work experience with a AAA editor (ie., idTech, Unreal, CRYENGINE, etc.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must submit work samples

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