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This position is for a temporary engagement through our staffing partner Yoh.
Santa Monica Studio is looking for an experienced Game Writer who understands the nuanced marriage between gameplay and narrative. The ideal candidate has a keen ear for dialogue and has written professionally on at least one shipped AAA game title.
Generate banter dialogue and supporting narrative content for various game systems
Collaborate with creative stakeholders to further and reinforce established story goals
Contribute to the narrative development of game story, characters, lore, etc.
1+ shipped game titles as a Writer or Narrative Designer
Knowledge of contemporary gameplay and narrative design
Ability to adapt style to match the project’s current tone and character voices
Skills and experience to quickly turn around feedback-based revisions
Able to survive and thrive in a fast-paced, creative environment
Candidate must provide with the application:
A cover letter with resume
An existing writing sample of their work for evaluation. Please provide scene-writing samples—no more than 15 pages in length—in screenplay style.
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