Quebec city, Canada
Lead Scriptwriter (Game & Level Design/Creative Direction)
The lead scriptwriter is responsible for crafting the hero’s story and its overall quality, in charge of characters creation, dialogues, and any other narrative-related content required by the project (such as in-game text).
The incumbent works in close collaboration with the Game Design Narrative and the production team to ensure coherence and quality as narrative content is perfectly synchronized with the gameplay.
The main and routine tasks of the lead scriptwriter are to:
· Ensure synchronization with the Narrative Game Designer;
· Collaborate closely with the team members who oversee the design of the narrative;
· Understand the intentions of the Creative Director and ensure their vision is translated into words;
· Build and oversee a team of writers;
· Set up a prioritized work schedule for the writing team;
· Review the narrative work and provide feedback in line with the direction;
· Ensure a consistent tone and voice across a project;
· Address concerns/issues brought up by members of the writing team;
· Interface with other projects within a given brand to ensure consistency between releases and overarching narrative;
· Mentor writers and provide knowledge sharing/constructive feedback;
· Function as a conduit with our team leads to ensure all writers are aware of project developments;
· Carry out all other related tasks.
Diploma of College Studies in scriptwriting, litterature or filmmaking.
Minimum 3 to 5 years of experience in scriptwriting or any other relevant experience
Skills and Knowledge:
· Perfect knowledge of English, spoken and written
· Basic understanding of game design fundamentals and processes
· Ability to collaborate, and respond to feedback/notes in a mature and timely manner
· Organizational skills
· Curiosity, Sense of observation
· Ability to delegate tasks
· Inspiration by people, society and world in general
Selected candidates must always submit a drafting sample. The position is also based on the candidate's style and quality of writing that will be determined by a sample.
※ 2019-06-10 확인된 공고