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Amazon Corporate LLC Game Designer I Intern in Denver, Colorado

Note: By applying to this position, your application will be consideredfor locations we hire for in the United States including, but not limitedto: Seattle, WA; Austin, TX; Bay Area, CA; Bellevue, WA;Boston, MA; Denver, CO; Detroit, MI; Herndon, VA; Irvine,CA; New York, NY; Madison, WI; Minneapolis, MN; Phoenix, AZ;Portland, OR; San Diego, CA. You may be considered for a role outside ofAmazonAmazon is all in on games.Do you want the chance to solve a real world business challenge? Are youfascinated with connecting players with games they will enjoy? Do youpossess strong analytical and problem solving skills? Do you enjoy creatingdelightful game experiences? If you are not afraid of ambiguity, thinkingoutside the box, or complex challenges, this might be the Game Designerinternship for you.We believe the evolution that began with pre-internet arcade communities aquarter at a time, growing to the live streams and eSports of today, willcontinue to a future in which fans are creators, players are celebrities,and games are a global cultural touchstone that cuts across age, gender andnationality. Games have the power to connect communities at a massive scale,and we want to be a part of that future by delivering great customerexperiences to players, viewers, streamers, and game developers. If youshare our belief that games will produce some of the future's mostinfluential voices in media and art, come join us.We are looking for a game design intern to help shape the future of our gameswithin a team at our Amazon Game Studios, Orange County. As a game designerintern you'll be responsible for inventing and developing a unique andexciting game mechanic for our players. You will work with a team of animatorsand programmers to bring your vision to life. If you want to focus on gameplaydesigners to create a responsive, fun and flowing gameplay experience,come join us!In this role, you will:* Design and develop a mechanic that fits in the world but bring something newand unique to the game* Write design documents that communicate your vision to the rest of the team* Work under the guidance of the animation team to describe timings,distances, and other animation keys which result in responsive, fun gameplay* Work under the guidance of a programmer to create functionality for themechanic or characters* Script gameplay logic and integrate animations into the game engine* Work in an iterative manner, where you playtest often, get team feedbackand improve your work.We are looking for future Amazon interns to join us for summer 2021. Amazoninterns have the opportunity to work alongside the industry's brightest gamedevelopers who innovate everyday on behalf of our customers.Basic Qualifications* Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university pursuing a BA/BSor Masters degree* Experience as a player with a variety of online video games* Ability to effectively communicate mechanics that impact player experiences* Combat Design: Experience with visual scripting or scripting languageAmazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equalopportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race,national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation,protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protectedstatus. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request anaccommodation, please visit