Story Writer


Story Writer

The Role:
We require a story writer to work on an upcoming game title. We have a roughly developed game concept and characters. What we require is a writer to create 5 interactive stories and dialogue within a game we are developing at Mode. If you have applied for previous positions please get in touch again!

This position is only a short term contract. For this contract, candidates can work off-site (but must be located and have permission and legal requirements to work in Australia).

We are seeking candidates with:
- Creative Writing and command of English language (including grammar)
- Excellent storytelling and creative writing skills
- Thorough understanding of story-telling techniques and characterisation
- Dialogue-writing techniques
- Ability to write concise script within grammatical guidelines
- Thorough research
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills with team members and external parties when required
- Editing, copy-editing and proofreading skills.

To be successful, you will have:
- Credits on published work
- Script-writing experience preferred
- Experience working in a studio-based team environment (not necessarily games)
- Strong computer skills with some knowledge and must have a willingness to learn Unity to use our bespoke dialogue story engine.
- Excellent time-management skills
- All applications must include examples of published work. Candidates without work samples will be rejected.

Please provide examples of your work and links to your CV at Applications close on the 23/06/2017