Gearbox is looking for someone to join our writing team! A successful candidate will join the team to write, punch up, and iterate scripts in-line with established story and plot outlines. Responsibilities will include writing dialogue for voice-over, in-game text for missions, flavor text, and user interfaces. A love for comedy writing with respect for a serious underlying plot is helpful. The ability to work with a team and to accept notes, criticism, and the iterative process is a must.
Strong ability to collaborate with other creative people from all disciplines (art, design, and engineering).
Demonstrable skill in writing entertaining and engaging dialogue with meaningful character interactions.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to prioritize and execute multiple threads of writing tasks under a reasonable deadline commitment with professional organizational and team work skills.
Strong passion and demonstrable ability for comedic or satiric writing.
Published work in video games, comic books, web-based material, TV, or film.
Desire and ability to work with an experienced team of creative professionals.
Must be local or willing to relocate to the North Dallas area (relocation assistance available for successful candidate).