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  • Full Time
  • Utrecht

Website Nixxes

Job description:

We’re looking for a highly collaborative, passionate, and skilled Game Director that can support our content creation teams in our studio in Utrecht.

Our projects are a collaboration between multiple studios, driven from our partner studio in the US. The Game Director will work together with stake-holders at our partner studios as well as in partnership with the Art Director in-house, to create and guide the consistency in game direction of the project.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the other stakeholders in our partner studios to ensure the consistency of the projects overall game design.
  • Take responsibility of the game direction within our studio and shepherd its implementation across the entire development process.
  • Collaborate with the Art Director to understand the art direction and effectively convey it in the overall game direction.
  • Collaborate with our design lead to help outline and define the overall game direction into gameplay elements.

Essential Requirements:

  • You have at least 9 years of previous experience in the games industry or a related industry
  • Significant experience with game design.
  • You have a pragmatic, hands-on problem-solving mentality.
  • You work well in an environment with deadlines and milestones.
  • Ability to make critical decisions under high pressure.
  • Perfect knowledge of spoken and written English.
  • Understanding of best practices for creating high quality gameplay experiences.
  • Highly skilled in analyzing and prioritizing accordingly.
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills.
  • Maintains reliable data integrity.
  • Maintains and displays a “can do” attitude.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Must be ethical and maintain confidentiality.
  • Self-motivated and ambitious.
  • Must be able to work under limited supervision.
  • Strong ability to collaborate and influence across multiple disciplines.
  • Demonstrable leadership abilities.
  • Excellent creative mind.
  • Open-mindedness and ability to create consensus.


  • (Native) Dutch speaker.

Acquisition for this vacancy is not appreciated.

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