Senior Writer

Apr 25, 2024
Boston, United Kingdom
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

For our new studio in Boston we are seeking a highly skilled and visionary Senior Writer. In this role, you will be responsible for crafting captivating narratives, compelling dialogues and innovative quests in Project Orion - the follow-up to Cyberpunk 2077 and the next major video game in the Cyberpunk franchise. You will collaborate closely with our project Leadership as well as with a team of passionate writers. If you possess an unparalleled passion for storytelling and want to shape the immersive experiences of our new Cyberpunk game, then this opportunity is for you!

Daily Responsibilities 

  • Close cooperation with the Creative Director, Lead Writer and narrative teams.
  • Development of narrative elements and features of our game, including writing engaging dialogues, compelling scenarios and memorable characters.
  • Creating documents about the game’s story in alignment with the project’s vision.
  • Guiding, mentoring and supporting a team of passionate writers.
  • Collaboration with other stakeholders to ensure that the story elements are delivered in consistency with narrative, gameplay mechanics and visuals.
  • Review and revision of our narrative features in order to ensure the highest possible standard.
  • At least 5 years of experience as a Senior Writer in AAA projects, preferably with a focus on RPG and story-driven games. 
  • Strong storytelling abilities and a deep understanding of interactive narrative design.
  • Excellent writing skills, including the ability to create compelling characters, immersive storylines, and engaging dialogue.
  • Knowledge of game design principles and an understanding of how narrative elements integrate with gameplay mechanics.
  • Ability to provide guidance, mentoring, feedback, and support to members of the writing team.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Passion for video games and a solid understanding of different game genres and player expectations.

This job requires working in Boston, US.
Working mode: in-office in a hybrid or full-time capacity. 

Health & Well-being

  • Company paid medical healthcare (dental vision & mental).
  • Paid Leave — 20 days of holiday for every team member per year (26 days after two years).
  • No dress-code — we like to keep it casual.
  • 401K with employer matching.
  • Gym Membership Reimbursement.

Perks & Professional Growth

  • Flexible working hours.
  • Trainings, lectures and courses — internal workshops, knowledge-sharing initiatives, online tutorials, and e-learning classes are all available. There’s always something to learn!
  • Merch — gifts for newborn rebels and regular chances to nab some cool swag!
  • A welcome pack filled with goodies — to help you feel right at home once you join the team.

Life in the Office

  • Dog-friendly office — dog owner? Bring your pooch with you and look after them while working! There’s always a furry friend or two to meet at the studio.
  • Truly international working environment — a chance to meet and work with a diverse selection of people from all around the world.

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