Game Design Director

Employment: Full-time

Location: Leeuwarden (or hybrid)

We are seeking an experienced and versatile Game Design Director to lead the vision and design of our innovative serious games. This role involves collaboration with a talented team to create engaging, educational, and inspiring immersive experiences. This position demands creativity, leadership, and a strong commitment to excellence, offering a rewarding opportunity to contribute not only to the success of our projects but also to societal change through them.

About us

At Grendel Games, we’re committed to creating Serious Games that entertain, educate, and inspire. With over two decades of industry expertise, we’ve garnered international acclaim and forged partnerships across sustainability, education, and healthcare sectors. Join our talented team of visionaries dedicated to making a positive impact through gaming.

What are you going to do?

You will play a pivotal role in shaping the vision and design of our games, ensuring they meet educational, creative, technical, financial, and commercial objectives.

Your responsibilities include:

Vision and Design:


Team Management:


What we offer

How to apply

If you have the skills, passion, and vision to contribute to our mission, we invite you to join us in making a positive impact through the world of gaming. Apply now via and be a part of our exciting journey!

Please note: In addition to your CV, we would also like to receive a motivation letter and (a link to) your portfolio.

Read more about