Games Designer Job role

Games Designer Job role

 19 Apr 2020

    Game Designer,
    Gaming Industry,
    Gaming Job Insights

Talk Recruitment are specialist recruiters for Games designers, helping employers find top talent and assisting job seekers throughout their career as a game Designer. Read further below to find out more about Game Designer jobs / Game Designer Careers.


Summary of role

A games designer is at the heart of any game, their job is to create the basic idea and the mechanics of the game ensuring the flow from start to finish. Games can be from the designer’s own ideas and inspiration or from a pre-approved idea, such as a game based upon a film.


What are the responsibilities of a game designer?

  • Use your creativity to design games for lots of different platforms that grab the attention and capture the imagination of the player
  • Research into your target audience
  • Think about, plan and detail every element of a new game, such as story, characters, setting rules, and modes of play
  • Create concept documents and use these to convince the development team that the game is worth developing
  • Work alone or within a larger team overseen by a lead designer.
  • Write stories and scripts
  • Work collaboratively with others, including games developers, artists, animators and programmers, to produce a prototype


Related Job Titles

Game Designer, Graphic Designer, Design Manager, Design Director, UI / UX Designer, Level Designer, Narrative Designer, Mission Designer, Combat Designer, World Designer, Vehicle Designer, Creative Director, Audio Designer, PVP Designer


Finding Game Designer Vacancies

Talk Recruitment Ltd is a specialist recruiter of Game Designers UK-Wide and would be delighted to assist you with your job search by introducing you to our client portfolio.


Follow the link to view our Latest Games Designer vacancies or alternatively speak to one of our consultants on 0121 748 1433


Recruiting for Games Designers?

Talk Recruitment Ltd are specialists in providing Games Designers on a permanent and freelance basis UK-Wide.


Visit our Employers page for more information on the services we offer and please contact us to discuss your requirement further on 0121 748 1433



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