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Technical Designer

Design / Gent / Full -time
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With multiple awards to our name, Larian Studios has proven that we’re dedicated to delivering high-quality role-playing games. We’re now looking for a Technical Designer who can support and enable our design teams create amazing RPGs. 

Technical Designer

Responsibilities

  • Study a powerful code gameplay system and apply your insights to extend and improve existing feature designs
  • Consult content designers on the capabilities of the system
  • Write code feature requests for the gameplay programming team based on existing design documents.
  • Implement new gameplay systems and content using script and a data-driven stats system
  • Extend their capabilities in C++ when necessary
  • Maintain existing features and improve them with polishing touches
  • Work with audiovisual departments to add flavour to existing mechanics
  • Improve UI feedback for gameplay features - tooltips, combat log, notifications, in-world indicators
  • Support and improve existing economy balancing tools

Requirements

  • C++ skills a must
  • Minimum 1 year of experience as a technical designer, gameplay programmer, systems designer, combat designer or content designer
  • Or alternatively: personal projects that demonstrate awareness of game design fundamentals

Nice To Haves

  • Familiarity with RPG systems of popular tabletop and computer RPGs
  • Knowledge of basic calculus, combinatorics, statistics
  • Experience with vfx, sfx, animation or UI
  • Experience with modding the Divinity Engine

We are looking for highly motivated individuals with ever-evolving skillsets and passion for player experience. If you want to contribute to making amazing RPG experiences, we would love to hear from you.

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