Designer I (NST)

Nintendo Software Technology Corporation - Redmond, WA (30+ days ago)


Designer I (NST) (180000003W)

Nintendo Software Technology Corporation

Nintendo Software Technology Corporation, based in Redmond, Washington , is a wholly owned subsidiary of the world's largest manufacturer and marketer of video games, Nintendo Co., Ltd., headquartered in Kyoto, Japan. Nintendo Software Technology's mission is to design, develop and deliver the very best video games. We conduct research, use state-of-the-art equipment and review methods of operation so that we may continually improve the quality of the games that we produce. Each person employed at Nintendo Software Technology Corporation is a valued team member and is encouraged to participate in our efforts to create the highest quality games.

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES

Implements, play-tests and refines assigned game design features with consideration to gameplay fun-factor, difficulty balance, optimization and quality.
Creates, play-tests and refines assigned level, object, character and areas of a user-interface design with the direction of senior designers and above.
Co-ordinates and maintains assigned product localization with the direction of senior designers and above.
Writes and maintains assigned design documentation
Works closely with senior designers and above to attain constructive feedback and direction.
Participates and contributes in focus test set-up, evaluations, co-ordination and analysis.
Participates and contributes in design related discussions of product vision.
Applies professional expertise to review, analyze and test products under development as a contributing member of a production team to ensure delivery of Nintendo’s high standard of quality and timeliness

SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS
Understanding of interactive software methodologies, production pipelines and Nintendo quality standards.
Proven proficiency with commercial 2D/3D game editor. (E.g. Unity, Unreal, etc.)
Basic PC skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Undergraduate degree in Game Design, Computer Science or equivalent.
Studies in music, art, films, television / broadcasting, and multimedia a plus.

We are an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans....valuing diversity…celebrating strengths.

Job: Game Development
Primary Location: WA-Redmond
Organization: Nintendo Software Technology Corporation
Schedule: Full-time
Number of Openings: 1
Work Days: M-F
Hours/Week: 40
Salary: DOE
About us: We are an equal opportunity employer valuing diversity…celebrating strengths.