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Gearbox Software

Writer

Writing · Frisco, Texas
Department Writing
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Writer

Writers at Gearbox will create stories, write and punch-up scripts, and join narrative stakeholder groups and writer’s rooms in the review and iteration of story content. Responsibilities will include plot development, writing dialogue for voice-over, in-game text for missions, flavor text, and writing for user interface. Gearbox writers should be able to write in a variety of styles, but strength with comedy is highly valued by our studio. The ability to work with a team and to accept notes, criticism, and the iterative process is a must.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to collaborate with other creative people from all disciplines (art, design and engineering).
  • Skilled in writing entertaining and engaging dialogue with meaningful character interactions.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and execute multiple threads of writing tasks under a reasonable deadline commitment with professional organizational and teamwork skills.
  • Strong passion and ability for comedic or satiric writing.
  • Published work in video games, novels, comic books, web-based material, TV, film, or related media.
  • Desire and ability to work with an experienced team of creative professionals.
  • Must be local or willing to relocate to the North Dallas area (relocation assistance available for successful candidate).

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  • Location
    Frisco, Texas
  • Department
    Writing
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level