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Flying Wisdom Studios seeks Game Designer

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Post #: 15
Game Designer
This position is a full-time or part-time, hourly contract position with the potential to ramp up into a permanent position.

Ideal candidates will have direct industry experience with mobile/social game design, and a working understanding of Freemium economies, cross-platform applications, social network integration, viral mechanics, analytics, and live tuning. We are seeking individuals with design experience for iPhone and/or Facebook, and with all genres, from physics to farming.


- Initial concept development -- developing and writing pitches.
- Writing full and complete Design Documents.
- Interacting with other development disciplines to iterate and progress design execution.
- Close out all design and tuning details all the way to submission.
- Work in close collaboration with others and also with minimal supervision.

- Demonstrated experience with play tuning, controller and input systems, progression, difficulty ramping, and economy.
- Clear understanding of viral and social mechanics, and Freemium economy model.
- Excellent Communication Skills, Verbal and Written, are a must.
- High attention to detail, and desire to deliver high quality on all aspects of development.

About Flying Wisdom Studios
Flying Wisdom Studios makes games as a function of unparalleled innovation. Founded in 2008 by three successful industry veterans, development is driven by their exclusive collective insights into virality, social mechanics, and trans-media storytelling. FWS prides itself equally in the creation of independently developed intellectual property, and in the quality of the games they produce for well-known clients like National Geographic, Lady Gaga, George Romero, SGN, and ngmoco:). For more information on Flying Wisdom Studios, please visit them online at

Application Instructions
E-mail cover letter, resume, sample game design documents or other supporting materials, links to online portfolio (if available), and references to Include your name and “Game Designer” in the subject line.

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