Blizzard Job Opening - WoW Game Designer

Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a talented and enthusiastic game designer for the World of Warcraft team. This position will involve the design and implementation of creature placement, behavior, encounters, and events. The ideal candidate will have experience in game design, a strong aptitude for critical thinking and analysis, boundless creativity and a strong visual aesthetic, and a passion for playing games.

Blizzard Entertainment offers a fun, creative, and technically rewarding environment with excellent compensation and a full range of benefits.

Requirements

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to work well under deadlines
  • Solid math and organizational skills
  • Ability to work creatively in a demanding technical environment
  • Expertise in World of Warcraft gameplay
  • Absolute Passion for playing and making computer games

Pluses

  • Dungeon and Raiding experience in other MMOs
  • Familiarity with high-level scripting languages such as Lua or Python
  • Leadership position within a MMO guild
  • Professional experience as a game designer

Please send a cover letter, resume, and salary history to resumes@blizzard.com.

By Medievaldragon

Tomas Hernandez is owner of Blizzplanet.com since 2003 posting news about World of Warcraft, StarCraft II, Diablo III, Hearthstone, Next-Gen MMO, Blizzard Careers, and the Warcraft film. Blizzplanet is a leading fansite covering news about upcoming Blizzard Entertainment licensed products. I also post previews and reviews. I have interviewed book writers and Blizzard game developers. I was previously an employee of the OGaming Network (2003), and IncGamers (2008-2010). I was a guest newsposter for GosuGamers (World of Warcraft) a few years ago and for Diablofans.com (formerly Diablo3.com)