Game Writer

Responsibilities

  • Write story quests incorporating both dialogue and gameplay.
  • Collaborate closely with designers and artists to create a cohesive experience.
  • Ensure narrative consistency and tone are maintained throughout the game.
  • Plan and pitch storylines to project leadership and partners as needed.
  • Provide constructive feedback for other writers and designers.
  • Write dialog for a diverse cast of characters and events.
  • Develop flexible and innovative storylines with multiple points of expression, entry, and means of advancement.
  • Write clear and concise content for use in-game applications such as menus and related systems.
  • Work closely with cross-functional team members to develop content style guides for in-game usage.
  • Support in the definition and maintenance of written aspects of internal UI/UX documentation.
  • Participate in prototyping and testing efforts to prove-out narrative gameplay systems, story beats, pacing, comprehension, and player satisfaction.

Requirements

  • Min 1 year of experience in game designing or writing for games.
  • A passion for characters, worldbuilding, and innovative storytelling.
  • Strong writing and editing skills.
  • Organized with attention to detail.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and adapt to feedback, design, and scope changes throughout development.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills (in Indonesia and English),
  • Strong, independent problem-solving, time-management, and documentation skills.
  • The ability to explain complex narrative topics to other departments and partners.
  • Self-sufficient and resourceful.
  • Able to identify and work within technical constraints.

Plus

  • Experience in using modern design tools and workflows (Miro, etc).
  • Publicly released projects (books, games, television, comics).
  • Knowledge related to Metaverse
  • An avid gamer, with knowledge of current industry trends with regard to narrative and storytelling.
  • Experience with scripting languages or basic computer programming.

What you get while working with us…

  • Compensation and Benefits: Competitive rewards (based on your competencies), THR or holiday allowance, software & hardware to support tasks, free lunch & coffee (WFO) or internet reimbursement (WFH), and insurance coverage (BPJS Tenaga Kerja & Kesehatan).
  • Flexibility & time off: Semi-flexible working hours and Replace Work Hour system.
  • Paid Overtime: We did not condone and encourage Crews to work overtime, but your overtime will be paid fairly if it’s unavoidable.
  • Annual & Paid Leave: paid leave (sick leave, menstrual, marriage, maternity, mourning, etc.) and annual leave a day every month from the first month you’ve joined
  • Claim Unused Leave: if the annual leave is not used during the one year, you can cash it out at end of the year.
  • Learning & Development: Work with experts in the games industry, provide learning materials, mentoring & coaching programs, knowledge sharing sessions, continuous feedback, and recognitions.
  • Career growth: You could apply for promotions and raise, flexibility to change roles, and job security (early permanent contract/PKWTT).
  • Well-being and many more: regularly check and maintain well-being and reduce burnout risks, internal events and team-building activities, information transparency, and company-wide inclusivity.

Important Note
Every applicant must send portfolio in digital format or link to your portfolio website. Please state the year of creation in each of your portofolio or portofolio website.

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Important Note

If the "Apply Now" button is not working, please directly apply to s.agate.id/career

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