Senior Game Designer

Disciplines: Design Unreal
Type: Full Time

About us

Purple Lamp was founded by industry veterans to pursue their passion in PC and Console gaming. A love for community driven strategy, management and light RPG games unites a team that has spent many years working together, where everyone knows what they’re doing and loves the games we’re working on.

Our team comes from many different countries: Austria, Germany, Italy, France, Iceland, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, Sweden, USA, just to name a few.

The studio language is English, and we really enjoy working in a very mature yet passionate environment.

Job description

We’re looking for a Senior Game Designer with a love for video games, to join us in working on both famous and new IPs.

Your tasks

  • Be an engineer of fun!
  • Design game features
  • Create and communicate user stories
  • Prototype, balance, and iterate game mechanics
  • Create, blockout, and script level designs
  • Supervise other designers
  • Run and improve design processes

Your profile

  • Experience in designing action adventures & 3D platformers
  • 5+ released games on PC and console
  • Strong technical and analytical design skills
  • Proactive personality and good communication skills
  • Good English skills (written and spoken)
  • European citizen or EU work permit


  • Nintendo design philosophy
  • Proven experience with Ue4
  • Familiar with Scrum framework

We offer

  • A rich variety of challenging and interesting projects
  • A creative, friendly, and positive work environment
  • Working in the center of Vienna, widely considered to be one of  the “World’s Most Livable City“
  • Competitive salary (14 times a year)
  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 days of paid holidays per year, plus an average of 12 bank holidays a year
  • Excellent relocation support, to make you feel at home

Austrian work law binds us to indicate the legal minimum wage for each advertised position. For the position, it would be a minimum of gross EUR 3.094,– per month, 14 salaries per year (IT Kollektivvertrag, ST1/ Regel).
The effective salary depends on qualification and experience and may be significantly higher.

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Purple Lamp Studios
Schellinggasse 6/6
Vienna, 1010

Lighting the way. In purple.