Combat Designer - (Remote)

Preferable Location(s): Vancouver, Canada
Work Type: Full Time

What if your play had a purpose?

What if your virtual efforts made a real difference?

What if your online skills could produce offline accomplishment?


Blinkmoon is looking for Game Designer (Combat) to join our growing Design team! In this role, you will collaborate with other disciplines to prototype, implement, tune and iterate your designs.

Who are we?

At Blinkmoon, we are assembling a team of award-winning artists, brilliant designers, and veteran game producers and we want you on our journey! We believe everyone brings a unique function to the body of work we produce. We are on a mission to provide the world with stories that fuel people’s passions, ignite movements, and make a difference. We are not just a gaming company hiring gamers. We are in the business of creating a world where gaming makes a difference.

What you will do:

This is a great opportunity for those looking to gain new skills and knowledge through working with industry veterans across teams to build engaging and fun multiplayer content, features, and systems. Specifically, you will:

  • Design multiplayer PvP combat content, mechanics and systems
  • Own your content through production and post-ship environments
  • Craft detailed easy-to-read design documentation that communicates designs and covers all use cases
  • Leverage your deep knowledge of the 3 C’s (Character, Controls, and Camera’s) to bring a responsive and rewarding experience to players
  • Give and receive feedback and participate in design discussions and playtests
  • Contribute to the overall success of the team through the development of documentation, standard methodologies, and design techniques

We look for you to bring:

  • Prior professional experience in a game design role with good understanding of multiplayer game character set up, design and balancing
  • Experience and proficiency in designing and implementing combat systems, combining gameplay, animation and input.
  • Proven ability to conceptualize, pitch, and implement game combat systems using various tools
  • Experience with Unreal Engine
  • Creativity and passion for game design and problem solving
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to thrive on a small team and work autonomously

What we offer: 

Blinkmoon is entirely remote and we are committed to work/life balance with our flexible paid time off policy and work schedules. While we are a start-up studio, we do offer medical, dental, and life insurance for you and your family.

You're joining Blinkmoon at a very exciting time. Contributing from the foundation of Blinkmoon, YOU are a crucial part of the future of our company. Your voice and your creations will become fundamental in our culture and our brand. Blinkmoon is yours to create.

Play with Purpose – Play with Blinkmoon

Blinkmoon Games is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, or sexual orientation.

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