Game Economy Designer

Madfinger Games  |   Location: Brno  |   Type of Contract: Full-time

At MADFINGER, we simply love games and making them. We have released critically acclaimed mobile titles like Dead Trigger 2, Shadowgun Legends, and Unkilled that millions of players still enjoy. Now comes the time for us to conquer the PC space with our new hardcore shooter game that’s currently in development.

For our new project, we are seeking a Game Economy Designer, that will be responsible for designing flexible economy systems and pricing for in-game content which will provide the best possible user experience. As the Game Economy Designer, you understand behavioral economics and are proficient in data analysis, being able to prepare game economy simulations and evaluate their performance. Your ultimate goal will be to create and balance the game economy and distribute the in-game items throughout the game world to make sure that our project is both challenging and rewarding to players.

MISSION

  • Design flexible economy systems (sinks, sources, currencies, rewards, etc.) 
  • Prepare pricing for in-game content and rewards from game systems
  • Design distribution of items through the game world
  • Prepare game economy simulations and evaluate their performance
  • Collaborate with development teams and propose needed changes in designs or systems to achieve your goals
  • Balance the game economy according to game design, gathered data and feedbacks

YOUR PROFILE

  • At least 2 years of experience in game economic design, or related experience
  • Passion for video games
  • An innovative, creative, and collaborative spirit
  • Understanding of player motivations
  • Critical thinking, attention to detail
  • Be able to translate analytical findings into actionable recommendations
  • Excellent problem-solving, organizational, communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills

WE OFFER

  • A chance to contribute to the development of top game titles in a globally successful company
  • Opportunity to bring your own ideas into our games
  • Work alongside the top people from the video game industry in the Czech Republic
  • Friendly team and attractive workplace situated close to the city center
  • Access to the most up-to-date game design technology
  • Sabbatical leave after 7 years working for the company
  • Relocation support for foreigners