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Mobile Creative Director (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Hamburg

About us
We need support at our location in Berlin/Hamburg/Darmstadt or Remotely at the earliest opportunity and are looking for an experienced Mobile Creative Director (m/f/d) to join our Mobile games team.
   
As gamigo’s Mobile Creative Director (m/f/d), you will coach  & mentor the mobile game designer teams for all of their tasks, whether  they're related to publishing or production. You will also work broadly with gamigo’s  mobile executive management, handling oversight of the editorial line and suggesting  improvements to the creative processes.
Your Tasks
  • Hire, train & mentor the creative teams, which are  made up of both technical and publishing game designers, helping develop our  organization’s creative infrastructure
  • You will generally be responsible for the quality of  all gamigo’s mobile output in terms of game design: concept work, prototypes,  and finalized games.
  • You will play an active role in the dissemination of  design knowledge throughout the gamigo group and will ensure that information  provided to the production teams is relevant.
  • In addition to documentation, you will be a driving  force behind suggestions regarding improvement of the suitability and  efficiency of gamigo's creation processes, from brainstorming to our games'  live operations.
  • Working & Communicating effectively with the gamigo  group leaders, game development teams, and external partners, such as brand  holders, licensors, and publishers to ensure quality and consistence are  maintained throughout the product lifetime;
  • Directing the design team to conceptualize, implement  and fine-tune gameplay mechanics, engagement, and monetization systems, as well  as game UI/UX;
  •  Working with Producers and Product Managers to define,  prioritize, and maintain the product and release roadmap, including a backlog  of features and improvements for the game based on business goals;    
  • You will bring your vast expertise in the F2P mobile  market to the table and will be a source of knowledge on trends and best  practices;
Requirements
  • 8+ years of experience in the mobile games industry
  • 4+ years of experience in the mobile games  industry in a leadership role
  • Credited with  at least three shipped mobile F2P game titles, from concept to live ops
  • The ability to translate product vision to designers  and others, influencing external and internal stakeholders
  •  Knowledge of game design document format and methodologies  needed throughout the lifespan of a project
  •  You have true mastery of tools for game production and  prototyping (mainly Unity). 
  •  Ability to communicate effectively both internally and  externally in spoken, written, and digital presentation form;
  • You bring excellent organizational, people and  time-management skills
  •  Ability to work effectively under deadlines and in  complex business environments
  •  Must be able to take charge of any situation, exerting  a dominant vision and encouraging others to support that vision.
  •  Must have exceptional communication skills and be able  to bridge the gap between the business and creative sides of the division.
  •  A true passion for creating high-quality mobile games  (both licensed and original) that are fun and profitable.
  •  Fluent in  English
  • Previous  experience with shipped Unity mobile projects.  

Preferred:

  • Fluent in German 
What we offer
  • A challenging job with  lots of responsibility and freedom to grow professionally and acquire new  skills
  • A fun and lively work environment  in an energetic gaming company
  • A very international  team of passionate colleagues
  • Regular company parties  and team events
  • The subsidization of  the public transportation card
  •  Fresh fruits and  beverages
    Your contact person  for this position is Mara Dinulescu.
About us
MGI (Media and Games Invest plc) operates within two markets, game publishing (business segment Gaming) and digital advertising (business segment Media).
 
The Gaming segment focuses on the publishing, operation and support of online and mobile games and is operated by gamigo Group. It currently has a portfolio consisting of over 25 massively multiplayer online games and more than 5,000 casual games.
Part of the Gamigo group are among others the subsidiaries gamigo AG, gamigo Publishing GmbH, gamigo US Inc., aeria games GmbH etc.
 
The Media division at MGI offers services covering the entire value chain of digital advertising with a focus of customer acquisition optimization in the gaming industry.
The Media segment consists of subsidiaries such as Verve Group, PubNative or Media Elements Group (ME digital GmbH, ReachHero GmbH, adspree media GmbH, Mediakraft Networks GmbH).
Your application
Thank you for considering a career at gamigo. Please fill out the following form. In case you are experiencing problems with the document upload, mail your documents to jobs@gamigo.com.

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