Junior Game Designer

DesignFull TimeGreater Vancouver, BC

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  • Flexible Schedules & Remote Working Arrangements
  • People-focused Events & Initiatives
  • Comprehensive Benefits
  • Competitive Compensation


  • Assists with design of systems/aspects of the game and gameplay
  • Catalogues game assets for asset management and updates
  • Works closely with senior members within the Design team to implement, tune, and maintain gameplay experience
  • Collaborates with Senior Designers and the Engineering Team to refine design mechanics and implementation
  • Analyzes game data to continuously improve user gaming experience
  • Maintains detailed game design documentation
  • Support the development of sections of the game defined by the Lead and Senior designers
  • Other duties as assigned


  • 2-year college diploma or technical training, specializing in Game Design and Development, or equivalent experience
  • High attention to detail when playing/testing/analyzing the assigned project
  • Passion for creating a fun and compelling user experiences
  • High attention to detail when analyzing gameplay with the ability to provide detailed feedback
  • Ability to collaborate with others and work within a team-oriented environment
  • Core understanding of gameplay mechanics independent of title/genre


  • Experience designing on-line multiplayer games
  • High level of documentation skills including written and visual elements
  • Gameplay experience with an understanding of user motivation design fundamentals

Want to know more? Submit your application and let us tell you about working at Piranha and why we love it!

Founded in 2000, Piranha Games is an action gaming studio with unparalleled experience developing licensed products for big-name franchises, including AAA licensed titles such as; Need for Speed: Undercover and Duke Nukem Forever. Best known for the Free-to-Play game title MechWarrior Online, PGI is as committed as ever to creating world-class action-based games, having most recently released MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries. Piranha Games is part of the Enad Global 7 group. For more information please visit www.piranhagames.com

Piranha Games is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to fostering an inclusive environment for all employees. Formal education is not always required. All team members are hand-picked because they are skilled in their individual fields, immensely creative and hard workers. We hire avid gamers and mold them to the standards we believe make amazing products.

Should you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at recruiting@piranhagames.com

We thank you for your interest in this position. Due to the amount of applications, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.