Lead Level Designer
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Gearbox Software is looking for a Lead Level Designer to join our team! We are building a first person shooter in Unreal Engine 5, and are looking to grow our Level Design leadership team. This game will primarily be an open world game, but contain areas of linear gameplay as well. This role would report to the Worldbuilding Lead, taking ownership over the direction and creation of a portion of the game's level design needs. The role will manage a group of level designers, providing direction and feedback of their work, while also owning some amount of level creation. Level Designers at Gearbox work in small groups with Level Artists, Mission Designers, and Lighting Artists to help craft a cohesive world and narrative experience. As a Level Design Lead, this role will work with the leads of those other departments to help coordinate the flow of information and deal with any conflicts that arise.
Position can be staffed at any of our offices, full remotely, or a flexible combination of days in the office and remotely.
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