Offers “Ubisoft”

Expires soon Ubisoft

Game Writer [Anno] (f/m/d) Tommaso Jakob

  • Mainz, GERMANY
  • Design/UX/UI

Job description

Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has development studios in 28 countries and sells video games in more than 55 countries around the globe. We are committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to players. At our German studios in Mainz, Düsseldorf and Berlin, we are working on brands like “Anno”, 'Beyond Good and Evil 2', “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege”, 'Far Cry', 'James Cameron's Avatar', “Ubisoft Escape Games', “The Settlers” and many more.

Anno 1800 takes players to 19th century, a time of industrialization, diplomacy and discovery. With the world and story of Anno growing, so is the team behind it. At Ubisoft Mainz in Germany, we are now looking for a talented Game Writer  to work on the game’s systemic and narrative text. You will be part of a talented and highly motivated team of narrative designers. 

Your responsibilities: 

·  Write in-game-text and dialogue following form and content
·  Support the conception of narrative concepts such as a campaign or a tutorial
·  Create NPC Profiles and the subsequent text and audio messages
·  Create additional game text such as tool tips, in game descriptions and marketing proposals
·  Closely collaborate with Game and Content Design as well as localization and QA
·  Creation and support of the audio book
·  Work with internal tools to manage text creation, localization and version control
·  Lecture and rework 3rd party text contents
·  Initial experience as a game writer, editor, screenwriter or creative writer
·  Excellent writing skills in English 
·  High level of general education and a preference for historical topics
·  Strong ability to work in a structured environment with digital text management tools is beneficial
·  Familiarity with game production pipelines and common scheduling, task and issue tracking tools (such as Perforce, Jira, etc.)
·  Ability to apply critical thinking and analytical skills to resolve complex issues is mandatory
·  Strong verbal and written English skills; German skills are a plus
·  Team player with a positive attitude and a superior motivation to create high quality content

Your benefits: 

·  Flexible working hours
·  External training, education in our in-house guilds and knowledge sharing with other teams
·  Fresh fruits, discounted gym membership, corporate benefits and support for child care
·  Free bike rental or lease your own bike
·  Working in an innovative and international company

We offer a highly interesting challenge for a team player including the possibility to show personal initiative. If you are passionate about video games and would like to work with like-minded professionals in an international team, please apply via our career portal. The application should include your resume, a cover letter including your earliest starting date, your salary expectations and why you would like to join us.

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