Technical Designer - xDefiant

Jan 18, 2024
Sydney, Canada
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work


  • Research, design, implement and maintain game content and systems through visual scripting tools.
  • Quickly iterate in-engine to support rapid prototyping.
  • Document workflows and create tools for designers to utilize.
  • Share and provide feedback on designs and documentation for your systems.
  • Analyze, test and deconstruct your own and others' work to provide support in creating a quality game.
  • Understand requirements from stakeholders and pitch ideas for solutions.
  • Provide estimates and risk assessments to the team for upcoming work.
  • Work collaboratively with the development team, and liaise with multiple departments and partnered studios.
  • Support members of the design team with your technical perspective.


  • Experience working in tech design or similar role.
  • Professional experience in visual scripting in engines such as Unreal, Unity or equivalent.
  • Programming or scripting skills in an object-oriented language and/or additional languages.
  • Strong communication skills, aligning on player value, feasibility, & technical execution with key stakeholders.
  • A great design sense, with strong collaboration skills, critical thinking and an affinity for game design.
  • Ability to convey ideas across disciplines and understand their technical constraints.
  • A prototyping and iterative approach, being able to take existing systems and elements and quickly repurpose them in a new context.
  • Be the bridge in providing maximum flexibility for content creators and reducing dependency on engineering.
  • A team player with a willingness to share feedback and help members of the team grow themselves.
  • A passion for playing and creating video games, with a knowledge base of games you have enjoyed.


  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Choice of paid parking or public transport expenses
  • Paid parental leave
  • Quarterly Rostered Days Off (in addition to Annual Leave)
  • Paid time off to volunteer

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