Game Designer (Characters & Weapons)
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Mech Arena
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Plarium is an international developer of award-winning mobile and desktop games. More than 1300 of our specialists work remotely or at offices in Israel, Ukraine, Poland, and the USA.

RAID:  Shadow Legends, Mech Arena, and our other 20 hit titles unite more than 435 million players worldwide. With over 14 years’ experience, we strive for boundary-pushing gameplay and graphics. We pair this with our dedication to innovation through analytics, marketing, and community interaction.

We are looking for a talented Game Designer to join our Game Design Department as a content specialist. They will join a Game Design team consisting of 6 members, which is responsible for creating game rules for characters and weapons, designs, game modes, and inventing mechanics for metagame and player progression.

The successful candidate will be working on Mech Arena, a third-person MMO shooter primarily developed by the Action Games Department that emphasizes team interaction, competitive spirit, and character and weapon development. You can find it on iOS, Android, and PC/Mac. Our game designers also interact with the monetization, development, testing, and UX teams.

One of the project’s challenges is to adapt game mechanics for the mobile platform. To meet this and other challenges, our specialists draw on the company's game development experience and rely on data from a team of analysts.

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  • Creating character and weapon concepts

  • Configuring the content balance (i.e., characters, weapons, and pilots)

  • Running content playtests and analyzing the results

  • Creating and maintaining game design documentation

  • Improving players’ gaming experience using content

What we expect

  • At least 1 year of work experience as a Game Designer

  • Experience working with game-related KPIs

  • Experience playing action shooters and hero shooters

  • Experience describing requirements for new features in GDD format

  • Knowledge of design thinking processes (Desirability, Feasibility, Viability, Double Diamond)

  • Experience creating game balances in Google Sheets

  • Fluency in Ukrainian

  • English language skills at the upper-intermediate level or higher


  • Basic Unity skills

  • Familiarity with content creation processes

What we offer our Employees

  • Officially registered full-time employment

  • 20 to 26 days of paid leave depending on the country in which your employment is registered

  • Medical support for you and your child along with fully paid leave if you or your child are sick

  • Individual development plan and regular feedback

  • Professional seminars, workshops, courses, and internal training programs

  • Group English, Polish, and Ukrainian language classes

  • Opportunity to take an interest-free loan

  • Reimbursement of gym membership fees, online Pilates classes, and running club

  • Free vacation planning assistance from our travel managers

  • Opportunity for counseling with psychologists

  • Relocation assistance

*Note: Benefits may vary by country.

What's next?

Send us your CV

Found your perfect job? Send us an up-to-date CV and, if applicable, a link to your portfolio. We typically respond within 5 working days.

Assessment Test

We may ask you to complete a test so we can assess your suitability for the role. After careful examination, we’ll send you feedback.

Technical Interview

We’ll get together on Google Meet or Zoom, which will be your opportunity to share details about your work experience, talk about the tasks and the team, and ask any questions.

Meeting with HR

Our HR representatives will ask about your career expectations, preferred working format, and your approach to teamwork. Here, you’ll also learn about professional development opportunities and company benefits.

Job Offer

If you’re successful at the interview, we’ll make you a formal job offer. If you accept, we’ll help you with any required legal documentation, prepare for your first day, and ensure you’ve got the necessary equipment.

Welcome to the Team!

We work remotely and in offices in Ukraine and Poland. You will meet your team online and start the onboarding process.

Stay in Touch

If you don’t succeed the first time, don’t be discouraged. Keep an eye out for new vacancies via our official channel on Telegram.

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