Writer / Narrative designer

Far From Home S.A. is a Wrocław based studio made with experienced gamedev enthusiasts (working previously on games like Dying Light, Call of Juarez, Divinity: Original Sin, The Medium), which specialise in action games with narrative elements.

We’re working on a new sci-fi ruined Earth themed game, called Project Oxygen, for a PC and major next gen consoles, planned for Early Access in the middle of 2022.

What we expect:

  • your communication skills, both written and verbal, are outstanding
  • you have experience with all facets of story writing, including brainstorming, story structure, character creation, world-building, cut-scenes and dialogue
  • you can create world lore by describing items, fauna and flora, enemies etc.
  • you can cooperate with development team in the implementation of written game material and you can keep its consistency throughout the whole production process
  • you are able to give and receive feedback

What we require:

  • previous writing experience in the games industry
  • knowledge of narrative techniques, trends and technology
  • fluent English and Polish, both written and spoken
  • practical knowledge if implementing and testing written material
  • familiarity with localization pipelines

What additional skills we value:

  • you find time to play video games, you know stories they sell and its meanings
  • previously published written work (novels, short fiction, film, television, comics)
  • practical knowledge of UE4

What we offer:

  • experienced team composed of gamedev veterans
  • ambitious projects
  • loyalty program based on company shares
  • salary range 4 000 – 8 000 zł net + VAT  [B2B]
  • remote or hybrid work in our Wrocław’s office
  • flexible working hours (core hours 10 am – 3 pm)
  • autonomous decision making
  • influence on the company future and its next projects

 

Please send your CV and portfolio to jobs@farfromhome.games and include this clause in your application:

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