Game Progression Designer

USD100,000 - USD120,000

Full Time


    • Game Progression Designer

    Job Description

    job summary:

    Progression Designer needed for Full Time remote opportunity with Randstad Technologies client

    Our client is looking for a creative and passionate Progression and Metgame Designer. The perfect candidate has the heart of a gamer and the mind of a designer. Above all they value creativity, proactive thinking, and laser-focus on what's best for the product and the players.


    • 3+ years of experience in game design or related experience

    • Designed and balanced a progression system of at least one live service title

    • Comprehensive understanding of current market trends and consumer feedback, with the ability to craft innovative ideas.

    • Ability to model in game economy/progression for a player.

    • strong systems thinking and insight into downstream consequences of choices and adjustments.

    • Deep familiarity with the fundamentals of user experience and playability testing.

    • Effective communicator of ideas, concepts, and design.

    Nice to have

    Monetization Experience

    • 3+ years of experience

    • Experience designing a monetization product, distribution mechanism, or system from scratch.

    • Shipped/worked on at least one live service title on console or PC

    • Experience creating and working on monetization products at different stages, from ideation, scoping, design, and execution.

    • Experience designing player currencies and their usage/economy.


    location: Bellevue, Washington

    job type: Permanent

    salary: $100,000 - 120,000 per year

    work hours: 8am to 4pm

    education: Bachelors



    • Design flexible progression systems (reward structures, currencies, sources and spending) aligned with the game vision.

    • Create design docs, flowcharts, diagrams, and any other documentation to communicate the design and vision.

    • Work with other designers to integrate your designs.

    • Gather feedback on, implement, tune, and balance game economy and progression systems

    • Plan out vision for what the player experience and progression over different measures of time (session vs season)

    • Work collaboratively and communicate well with other developers



    • Experience level: Experienced
    • Minimum 3 years of experience

    • Education: Bachelors

  • Web Design
  • Game design
  • Live service gaming
  • monetization economy

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    Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

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