Associate Designer

    POSTED 2.13.2019
    JOB NUMBER: 166886BR

    summary of position

    WB Games seeks an Associate Designer to help develop games on mobile platforms at Netherrealm Studios in Chicago. 

    job responsibilities

    Join a veteran studio creating triple A titles on both console & mobile, working on IP’s such as Mortal Kombat and Injustice.

    • Importing, polishing, & set up of character combat animations.
    • Iterate on timing and presentation of character combat.
    • Working with & communicating with Animators.
    • Matinee & cinematics camera work and track creation/editing.
    • Game balance.
    • Importing, polishing, & set up of character combat animations.
    • Iterate on timing and presentation of character combat.
    • Working with & communicating with Animators.
    • Matinee & cinematics camera work and track creation/editing.
    • Game balance.

    job requirements

    • Participation in a Game Development program is beneficial.
    • Previous design experience on a console or mobile game desired but not required.
    • Work or project experience with a game development engine, preferably Unreal.
    • Gaming experience & knowledge of fighting games, especially Netherrealm games.
    • Gaming experience & knowledge of mobile games, especially Netherrealm mobile games.
    • Familiarity with animation editing.
    • Familiarity with cinematic tools.
    • Personal communication skills.
    • Documentation skills.
    • Must work daily with other designers and communicate effectively.
    • Must be collaborative on tasks and accept input/criticism productively.
    • Must be highly proactive in finishing out tasks.