Systems Design Internship

Company: Xaviant


General Information
  • Job Type: Internship
  • Location: Cumming, GA
  • Compensation: $10/Hour
  • Educational Requirements: High School Diploma
Contact Information
  • Name: Tim Lindsey
  • Phone: 571.334.3012
  • Email: tim.lindsey@xaviant.com
  • Address: Tim Lindsey Design Director Xaviant
  • Website: http://xaviant.com/
Qualifications:

Responsibilities

As a Designer Intern at Xaviant your responsibilities include but are not limited to;

  • Assist in delivering combat systems appropriate to the intended experience and that are balanced for the expected difficulty

  • Work within existing pipelines to deliver balanced items (recipes) for crafting and loot

  • Assist in generating loot and crafting gameplay, handling bugs and debugging efforts for your systems in each location of the game while collaborating with Level Design

  • Come in on time according to an agreed schedule ready to collaborate with Design peers in an effort to build a forward looking vision for our IP and our services.  This effort requires an eagerness to deliver;

    • Documentation of features, tools, and gameplay experiences

    • Sketches for features and gameplay experiences

Skills

  • Basic understanding of general game engine features and will troubleshoot AI, economy, and player UI issues with both Art and Engineering

  • Basic gameplay scripting skills using scripting environments akin to Kismet, Lua, C#

  • Strong analytical skills that can be applied and proven through use of in engine prototyping and spreadsheet management

Software

  • Game Engine of choice that demonstrates gameplay goals

    • Content Designers will be trained to use CryENGINE

  • MS Word / Google Docs

  • MS Excel / Google Spreadsheet

Reporting

The Design Internship staff reports to Senior Design Staff and the Design Director for expectations, assignments, scheduling, and team positions.

Attitude

 

Xaviant is a design driven environment where collaboration is key and teamwork required.  Ideas are encouraged from everyone then aggressively prototyped and tested for practicality and consistency with our IP.  We leave no time for ego or bravado.

 

For more information on the game please check out:

 

www.Lichdom.com

How to Apply: Please email your submission to tim.lindsey@xaviant.com. All submissions should be accompanied by a cover letter and samples of game-play or game modding.