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Content Writer

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This team is looking for an experienced writer with exceptional creative and collaborative skills who can write dialogue and voiceover scripts for several upcoming cutting-edge console video games. If you are an experienced game writer with a passion for collaboration and a burning desire to make a meaningful impact on some amazing games, this may be the job for you.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Write and revise game dialogue, working closely with lead writer, editor, producers, and game design team to ensure that all gameplay requirements are met.
• Integrate comments from other writers, editors, designers, and development team members into various revision drafts of material, working collaboratively as a member of a team.
• Edit dialogue for other shared writers as needed.
• Draft additional dialogue for multiple projects as needed.

REQUIREMENTS
• Superior writing ability including dialogue, major story beats, cinematics, and in-game text.
• High level of flexibility with regard to change in direction or rewrites.
• Ability to work collaboratively with a team of writers, an editor, and with the game design and development teams.
• Understand techniques to elicit player emotion.
• Strong research skills and a relentless attention to detail.
• Excellent knowledge of writing tools and script formatting.
• Experience directing voice actors and rewriting lines on the fly a plus.
• Ability to work well under pressure and with deadlines.
• Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
• Passion for and knowledge of games.
• Excellent organizational skills; self motivated, ability to work well independently.
• Must be able to work ON-SITE to ensure availability for team collaboration and quick changes in direction.
• A B.A. degree in English, Communications or a closely related field is preferred.
• Experience shipping at least two game titles is preferred.
• At least two relevant writing samples requested.

Aquent, is a firm that offers content design and development, marketing, and creative services solutions. For more than 20 years, we have helped provide outsourcing and staffing solutions to clients such as Microsoft, HP, and Starbucks. We're a minority-owned business, committed to maintaining professional quality with a personal touch.

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