Narrative Designer

Frogwares is currently looking for a Narrative Designer to join the dynamic team of game designers for its upcoming titles. Our expert team creates games which are highly praised by millions of players, as well as industry experts all over the world.

Required Skills
At least 3 years of experience on a similar position;
English – Upper intermediate (B2) or higher;
Strong dramatic writing skills in English;
Deep understanding of story structure, non-linear narrative, verbal and non-verbal storytelling methods;
Passion for video games of various genres, especially for the open-world genre;
Rich gaming experience, preferably in the latest open-world games;
Advanced PC user;

Nice to have:
Experience using game editor, Unreal Engine (UDK);
Participation in at least one released commercial game product;
Experience working in Agile environment;
Utilizing visualization tools (MS Visio) or narrative design tools/text engines (articy:draft, ultra-outliner, Twine, inkle);

Responsibilities
Create open-world investigation quests;
Write branching dialogues, documents and various in-game texts;
Fit and feed the game lore, create characters and setting details;
Taking an active part in the game prototyping and debugging, including in-house development tools;
Actively cooperating and supporting other team members, especially quest designers;
Create and maintain your design documentation on the project;

What's on offer?
An exciting project where you can develop professionally;
Intellectually stimulating work environment and peers;
Sense of ownership for world-renown game series;
Agile atmosphere with no bureaucracy and hierarchy;
Secured compensation level, paid vacations/sick leaves;
Regular reviews/feedback and development support;

About us

Founded in 2000, Frogwares is an independent gamedev studio, based in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Thanks to the cooperative work of talented teams, our games are available for major platforms, including PlayStation, Xbox, PC, and Nintendo Switch. Best known for the popular Sherlock Holmes series, we aim to create immersive single-player experiences that stay with players after they put down the gamepad. With millions of players worldwide, Frogwares continues to develop a rich portfolio for the new generation of gamers.

For more information, visit www.frogwares.com

About Frogwares

Founded in 2000, Frogwares is an independent gamedev studio, based in Kyiv, Ukraine. Thanks to the work of a talented team of artists and programmers, our games are available for major platforms, including PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch.
Best known for the popular Sherlock Holmes series, we aim to create immersive single player experiences that stay with players after they put down the gamepad. Striving to improve and tackle new challenges, we are working on our biggest project up to date - an open-world Lovecraftian adventure, The Sinking City.

Company website:
http://frogwares.com/

DOU company page:
https://jobs.dou.ua/companies/frogwares/

Job posted on 10 March 2023
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  • Category: Technical Writing
  • Narrative design, Scriptwriter
  • English: Advanced/Fluent
  • 3 years of experience
  • Domain: Gamedev
  • Office/Remote of your choice
  • Product
  • Ukraine (Kyiv, Lviv)
  • Only candidates from Europe and Ukraine
  • Test task is needed