11-10-2012

internship/

Game design

Abstract: 

The Game Designers are responsible for the conceptual and visual realization of our games. We aim to make the games that everybody really enjoys, that you want to keep playing and that people tell their friends about.

Keesing Games (KG) is a young company, with great ambition. Our successful gaming website Zigiz is an international skill gaming platform where anyone can play games, singleplayer and multiplayer. Sometimes ‘for real’, but always ‘for fun’.
In the past few years Zigiz has become an important player in the gaming industry. This success is the result of our continuous attention to quality and innovation. Through future extension of KG activities we’re looking for dedicated, dynamic, professional and fun people to support our growth.

KG offers great challenges and the opportunity to work in a team of passionate professionals and an informal environment. We encourage own participation and stimulate your creative contribution within the whole development process.
Keesing Games operates internationally and has many development projects underway. Websites that already exist are Zigiz.com, Bingo.nl, Stratego.com, Yezzle.nl and Trivialis.com. KG is part of Keesing Group BV, which is a division of Telegraaf Media Groep (tmg.nl).

Keywords: 

The Game Designers are responsible for the conceptual and visual realization of our games. We aim to make the games that everybody really enjoys, that you want to keep playing and that people tell their friends about.

Responsibilities
•Think of new games and new game concepts and improve the current games

•Design and visually develop the various games, including:
oVisual realization of the games, including the drawing, modelling and animation
oCreate the game environment and everything in / on it

•Work together with programmers, designers and other colleagues to realize the new games or concepts.

The Game Designer / Artist will be part of the Game Development Squad for a specific site, reporting to the Teamlead of that squad.
Key Competences
Development Skills:
•Understands how to be creative and develop software in a team and how the graphics of a game have impact on the gameplay
•Can think of new game concepts or how to improve a game
•Is a creative thinker and a strong illustrator
•Has the visual/graphical capabilities to make kick-ass games
•Understands various agile software development methodologies and can work in a Scrum setup.

Game / Internet Knowledge:
•Knows his/her way around the internet and the gaming industry
•Has designed online games, preferrably casual games

Technical Knowledge:
•Understands various media formats (audio/video/pics)
•Very skilled with using graphical tools (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, After Effects)

Nice to Haves:
•Has working knowledge of 3D modelling and animation (using 3DsMax/Maya)
•Has experience with developing virtual worlds
•Has a working knowledge of Flash / Actionscript
•Can compose / make audio packages
•Knowledge of or experience with Unity
•Can manage projects or small teams
 

 

When/

26-09-2012 - 26-09-2012
 

Where/

Integrand

10

OCT

Deadline/

10 Oct 2013 22:00