Full-time

Game Developers

from

$1,000

/mo.

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Average US Salary 🇺🇸

$8,408

/month

Outsourcing cost

with Kuubiik

$1,000

/mo

Potential savings

with Kuubiik

Up to

80%

What does a

Game Developer

do?

Game Developers are creative professionals who specialize in designing and developing interactive and engaging video games across various platforms. They excel in the following key areas:

Game Design.

  • Conceptualizing and brainstorming game ideas, themes, and mechanics.
  • Creating detailed game design documents outlining gameplay, levels, objectives, and user experiences.
  • Balancing game elements, difficulty levels, and pacing to ensure an engaging player experience.

Programming.

  • Game logic and mechanics implementation.
  • Character and enemy AI scripting.
  • Optimizing code for performance and bug fixing.

Game Engines.

  • Designing and developing gameplay systems and mechanics using game engines like Unity or Unreal Engine.
  • Optimizing performance by fine-tuning graphics, physics, and AI within the game engine environment.
  • Implementing third-party plugins or custom scripts to enhance game functionality and interactivity.

Graphics & Animation.

  • Creating stunning 2D and 3D graphics for in-game environments, characters, and objects.
  • Designing and implementing smooth animations to bring game elements to life, including character movements, special effects, and transitions.
  • Optimizing graphics and animations for performance, ensuring the game runs smoothly on various platforms and devices.

Sound Design.

  • Creating immersive audio experiences by composing background music and sound effects that match the game’s theme and mood.
  • Implementing audio integration within the game engine to synchronize sounds with in-game events, actions, and animations.
  • Optimizing audio assets for performance and memory usage, ensuring a smooth and engaging gaming experience across different platforms and devices.

UI

  • Design and implement visually appealing user interfaces (UI) for in-game menus, HUD elements, and interactive components.
  • Create responsive UI designs that adapt to different screen sizes and resolutions, ensuring a seamless gaming experience on various devices.
  • Optimize UI elements and assets for performance, ensuring smooth gameplay and minimal impact on the game’s frame rate.

Multiplatform Development

  • Optimizing game code and assets to run smoothly on various platforms, including PC, console, and mobile devices.
  • Implementing platform-specific features and controls to enhance user experience and take advantage of each platform’s capabilities.
  • Testing and debugging the game on different platforms to ensure compatibility and performance, addressing any platform-specific issues.

Project Management.

  • Creating and maintaining project schedules and timelines to ensure all development milestones are met.
  • Coordinating with cross-functional teams, including artists, programmers, and designers, to facilitate communication and collaboration.
  • Tracking project budgets, resource allocation, and risk assessment to ensure the project stays on track and within budget.

Monetisation Strategies

  • Implementing in-app purchases and microtransactions to offer virtual goods and currency.
  • Integrating rewarded ads and interstitial ads to generate revenue through ad impressions and user engagement.
  • Offering premium versions or subscriptions for access to exclusive content or features within the game.

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