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Jobs at Outplay Entertainment Ltd


Location: Dundee, United Kingdom

Department: Design

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Founded in 2010 and based in Dundee, Scotland, Outplay Entertainment is the largest independent mobile developer in the UK.

To date, the studio’s games have received over 100 million downloads, have been featured multiple times as Apple’s Editors’ Choice and received a BAFTA nomination. Most recently the studio won the 2016 TIGA Outstanding Growth Award.

With a passionate focus on making the best games, our team of 170 talented and dynamic Outplayers have so far developed several critically acclaimed original games which include, Castle Creeps TD, Alien Creeps TD, Mystery Match, Crafty Candy and Bubble Genius as well as Angry Birds POP! in partnership with Rovio. With an exciting pipeline of future games and continued growth on existing games Outplay can offer fantastic opportunities in a great working environment to continue your career development.


We are currently hiring for Designers tasked with designing and directing the development of quality player experiences and game mechanics through every aspect of our titles both post release and in development.  

We are looking for dynamic Designers with in-depth knowledge of competing products and endless enthusiasm ready to step up in their next role within an extremely fast paced and ambitious studio.

Required talent

  • Design and direct development of quality player experiences and game mechanics through every aspect of the game.
  • Review and iterating on designs as they are implemented and frequently reviewing the game with an eye to improvements and changes to hit target milestones or KPI’s
  • Create and update clear and concise design documentation, tables and supporting diagrams
  • Self-motivated, willing and able to actively look for solutions and improvements to existing and new designs without prompt.
  • Must be a consistent team player that can put the needs to the project first and can champion the project when required.
  • Develop an in-depth knowledge of competing products to use throughout development of your games and staying up to date with the latest and greatest titles across key stores. 
  • Agile and responds well in a rapidly changing, fast paced creative environment
  • Have gained hands on design experience on several released titles.
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