World Builder (Mid-Level to Senior) - World of Warcraft

Boston, Massachusetts, United States | Design | Full-time | Partially remote

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Proletariat, a Blizzard Entertainment studio, is seeking a World Builder to join our team for our work on World of Warcraft (WoW). This role will collaborate closely with the Art and Design teams to sculpt terrain and layout assets to add depth and truly immerse players into the world of Azeroth. You will participate in the creation of all types of spaces, ranging from exterior zones, dungeons, raids, arenas, battlegrounds and more, frequently leading the process from start to completion. Your thorough understanding of world building, artistic composition, and boundless creativity are integral to supporting the player experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with World Artists and Quest Designers to build an immersive world to bolster the experience for players
  • Enhance the visual feel of the world with environmental composition, terrain sculpting, and asset placement skills.
  • Craft and build engaging gameplay spaces that optimally support level flow & navigation, visual storytelling, and questing experiences.
  • Work collaboratively within the team and with other subject areas to encourage playtesting and feedback and rapidly iterate.
  • Contribute to and participate in our culture of inclusion and diversity to foster a positive experience for all employees.
  • Optimize your content to be as accessible to as many players as possible.
  • May mentor or manage junior designers to help them develop and level-up their skills

Your Background:

  • Extensive experience building and iterating on multiplayer game levels.
  • Proven experience creating outdoor world spaces, including composition, terrain sculpting, painting, and detailed visual storytelling through asset placement.
  • Excellent understanding of how to design and layout open world games and what makes World of Warcraft unique.
  • Experience using industry standard tools such as excel, game engines, or other proprietary tools required
  • Experience working on MMOs or open world games preferred

What We Offer:

  • Healthcare, dental, and vision, most of which are 100% sponsored by Proletariat to cover you and your family.
  • Flexible PTO Policy with a focus on minimum time away, rather than maximum.
  • 401K plan with generous matching contributions.
  • Wellness reimbursements and discounts
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Our office is currently still remote, but we look forward to moving to an optional hybrid model in the future. If you’re based outside of the Boston-area and you’re not looking to relocate, we understand! Just let us know your situation during your phone screen conversation, and we’ll see if we can accommodate making a remote hire!

EEO Statement:

Proletariat Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Accommodation Request: We are committed to working with and providing reasonable assistance to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you are a disabled individual requiring an accommodation to apply for an open position, please email your request to careers@proletariat.com. General employment questions cannot be accepted or processed here. Thank you for your interest.