At Rockstar Games, we create world-class entertainment experiences.

A career at Rockstar Games is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding and ambitious projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a dedicated and inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

The Writing Team at Rockstar New York is seeking an ambitious Associate Dialogue Designer who is meticulous in their work, passionate about supporting creative teams, and eager to learn. This is a full-time permanent position based out of downtown Manhattan.

WHAT WE DO

  • The Dialogue team at Rockstar help to develop and implement the dialogue throughout our massive open worlds.
  • We support a global creative team working on ground-breaking interactive narratives. 
  • We collaborate across departments to define dialogue requirements for all characters.
  • We review dialogue across all aspects of production to ensure it meets the highest standards.
  • We take dialogue to new heights to match the ambitions of our games.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Act as a liaison between the Code and Writing teams to define dialogue contexts and script templates for player and NPC characters.
  • Maintain complex databases of dialogue categories and supporting documentation.
  • Track thousands of lines of dialogue across development and implementation.
  • Assist during the VO recording process where necessary.
  • Review and test dialogue after it is implemented in the game.
  • Help to push dialogue and AI systems to new levels of exceptional quality.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Writing, editing, or production experience.

SKILLS

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and able to work well under deadlines.
  • Someone who thrives in a collaborative team environment.
  • Must have an obsessive eye for detail and be able to meticulously check thousands of lines of dialogue.
  • Must have strong technical, writing and editorial skills.
  • Must be able to work fast while still being ultraprecise and rigorous about quality control.
  • Must be a self-starter who is comfortable working both very independently and very collaboratively.
  • Must be someone who is passionate, conscientious, calm under pressure, and works with fastidious care.
  • Good ability to grasp new programs and systems quickly.

PLUSES

Please note that these are desirable skills and are not required to apply for the position.

  • An interest in video games and their development.
  • Experience working in game, entertainment, tech or similar creative industry.

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply with a resume and cover letter demonstrating how you meet the skills above. If we would like to move forward with your application, a Rockstar recruiter will reach out to you to explain next steps and guide you through the process.

Rockstar is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to hiring, promoting, and compensating employees based on their qualifications and demonstrated ability to perform job responsibilities.

If you’ve got the right skills for the job, we want to hear from you. We encourage applications from all suitable candidates regardless of age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, belief, or race.

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