Game Designer, Mid-Senior

At Frostkeep Studios, we are always looking for talented, smart and creative people who share our vision of making the best games we possibly can. As a small company, we consider ourselves a family and we’re hoping to find more team players with a multitude of skills who want to grow with us. We have big plans ahead for our studio and its first game, Rend, and are looking for a passionate game designer to help us take it forward into the future. For this position, we're willing to consider both staff level and senior designers.


  • Work alongside our engineering and art teams to design and implement game features in UE4
  • Own and drive feature design and creation, from ideation to finished product
  • Provide feedback on features and designs created by the team
  • Be a champion for the design vision for Rend, evolving the game while defending the central design pillars
  • Help with both feature work and emerging live issues as they arrive


  • Minimum 2 years game design experience including at least one shipped product
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills that facilitate collaboration in cross-disciplinary teams
  • Ability to think both tactically and strategically when it comes to design
  • Eagerness to work on many different parts of the game and break down knowledge silos
  • Self-starter that will constantly seek to improve Rend while working independently
  • Enthusiastic learner, always seeking to level up development skills


  • Unreal Engine experience
  • Avid survival game player
  • Experience with scripting via Blueprints (or similar)
  • Ability to flex in multiple design disciplines (narrative, content, systems, technical)
  • Non-design development experience (programming, art, production)
  • Design leadership experience

Frostkeep Studios is located in sunny Southern California in the city of Irvine, just a block from the Irvine Transit Station allowing for easy travel to the studio. Frostkeep Studios offers great benefits, including several work-from-home opportunities, new hardware, unlimited PTO, and more!

We look forward to hearing from you. Please reach out to us with your resume and cover letter at (Candidates only, no recruiters please!)