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Lead Quest Designer - AAA Games - Netherlands - Permanent

  • Location: Amsterdam
  • Salary: DOE
  • Category: Designer
  • Posted: 06 December 2017

OPM is excited to be working with this leading AAA games developer based in the Netherlands. With over a decade’s experience in the games industry, they have grown into a multicultural team of over 200 people that have strived to achieve technical and artistic excellence in their games.

They’re currently looking for a Lead Quest Designer to join their growing team.


Leading an experienced team of Quest Designers, responsible for creating quests that meet the standards of quality and conform to the vision and pillars established with the Game Director
Supervise, manage, inspire, and empower your team, set achievable quality standards and guide team members on how to attain them, review work and provide actionable feedback
Champion the creative process and foster clear communication and collaboration within the design team and with other multidisciplinary product teams
Partner closely with the game director, producers, and other project leads to ensure code, art and design come together in the best possible way for the player experience
Analyse results of external and internal playtests to determine action items to improve the content under your supervision
Collaborate with the data analytics and player research teams to further the understanding of the player experience and quality


Extensive experience on one or more AAA games in a design leadership role
Experience designing quests or narrative content for Open World games
Excellent leadership and management skills
You are analytical, can evaluate and interpret player behaviour data
You are self-motivated, take initiative and are willing to prototype and pitch ideas to the team

Beneficial requirements:

Experience with visual scripting (Unity, Unreal, etc)
Any experience in other game development disciplines; UI/UX, Art, Audio, Code

The successful candidates will receive a competitive salary dependant on their skills and experience.