Game Designer

3 - 4 Years
Bengaluru

Job Description

JD - Game Designer
The Mobile Social Games Initiative
Background
With RummyCircle.com, Play Games24x7 pioneered the thriving online rummy industry where
it has been the dominant market leader since 2015. With the smartphone user base already
crossing 400 million, and numbers projected to cross 700 million in the next 2-3 years, our goal
is to maintain and cement our dominant position in the overall mobile games space in India by
2020.
To capitalize on this opportunity, in late 2014 Play Games24x7 set up a new division called
Ultimate Games. Today, Ultimate Games employs close to 60 people. We have kept this team
separate from our 200 people strong team in Mumbai and Bangalore that drives RummyCircle
to allow it to operate unencumbered and move at the pace and in the direction best suited for
success in this space.
At Ultimate Games we bring to the mobile games space over 9 years of experience with
RummyCircle. In our first two years we released 4 titles, one of which has consistently been in
the top 5 grossing games on Google Play store and another in the top 20. We are now very
strongly positioned to do in the Indian mobile games space what we have done with a passion
for the last several years across geographies and channels provide awesome online gameplay
experiences.
Please read more about us and awesome gameplay experiences at www.games24x7.org.
What we are looking for?
If you have boundless energy, are bubbling with bright ideas, are extremely hard working, have
no problems taking on a hands-on approach to your work, and want to put all of this to use in
what is shaping up to be an outright revolution in the mobile games space in India, we are the
right destination for you. While we value tremendously problem-solving skills, we value even
more problem finding skills. People who have risen the fastest in our company are those that
have a keen eye for detecting critical business problems and then solving them. The Games
24x7 work atmosphere is very amiable, and at the same time always charged with excitement.
The dynamic nature of our business ensures that all our team members are able to see how
their contributions benefit the business. We encourage our team members to take
responsibility and grow into future leaders in our company and the industry.
Senior/Lead Game Designer - Mobile
The ideal candidate should be both creative and detail-oriented, has proven mobile game
design experience, and is comfortable working with stakeholders ranging all the way from
product and marketing teams to the engineering team. The work environment is fast-paced and
results driven.
Roles and Responsibilities
Own the entire design of new features existing games or new games and take full
responsibility for coordinating with various stakeholders until go live
Generate new and innovative feature ideas, enhancements to the existing products and
collate requests from both internal and external requestors
Create innovative user experience design including usability and interaction design flow
for features
Create functional and UI specifications/design documents, business cases, user
experience flow and wireframes, conduct reviews with requestor groups and
development teams and be the main contact for the specifications/design during the
game development and implementation phases.
Interact with all relevant stakeholders to drive timely, seamless and successful
rollouts/launches.
Define, track and improve key product metrics and monitor those metrics.
Skills and Experience Desired
Have a passion for games
Minimum 4 years of Game Design experience in mobile and ideally designing free to
play games with in-app purchases
Experience in designing games for Android and iOS is a must
Strong analytical, organizational and creative skills
Exceptional levels of attention to detail
Must be proficient in Excel, Formulas, and able to provide visual designs with mock-ups
in any tool of your choice.
Experience with live game events/sales design and content calendar planning
Strong analytical abilities and able to synthesize game systems and mechanics to
improve game features and systems
Understanding the specifics of social and mobile games
Knowledge of the market and the main trends of social and mobile games
Knowledge and experience with the main game metrics
Ability to create a high-quality, addictive online and social game feature-sets
Experience with multiple aspects of game design discipline: concept, game progression,
combat, interface, monetization, and retention
Experience in designing games and monetization models for F2P games.
Thorough understanding of mobile gaming ecosystems.
Knowledge of designing traditional card, board and dice game is a plus.
Proven ability to create detailed game design documents.
Understanding of social networks and social gaming markets is a plus.
Ability to work in a fast-paced cross-functional team environment is a must.
A very hands-on and keen eye for detail, with the ability to present business and
technical issues, ideas, and recommendations clearly in verbal, written and presentation
formats.
Positive, pro-active attitude with a will to deliver quickly, adhering to tight deadlines.

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Company Profile

Play Games24x7 P.Ltd

Play Games24x7 is a pioneer in the Indian online and mobile gaming space. We were the first online game business in India to launch skill games for cash prizes. We launched our first game in 2009 and by 2017 over 15 million players had played one of our 6 games making us India's highest-grossing mobile gaming business.

Our flagship product RummyCircle is the top destination to play India’s favorite card game – rummy. In 2015 we set up our freemium games studio Ultimate Games which already has 5 titles under its belt, with Ultimate Teen Patti and Ultimate Rummy being among the top-grossing freemium games in India.
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Salary

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Role Category

Creative

Role

Graphic Designer

Employment Type

Full Time, Permanent