Senior Narrative Designer

Website dsvolition Deep Silver Volition

Volition is searching for a talented narrative designer for the Saints Row franchise. The ideal candidate is adept at interactive writing and storytelling for AAA open world action games.


  • Collaborate across disciplines to identify and deliver on writing needs.
  • Write and edit dialogue and other in-game text to be high-quality, snappy, and entertaining, and to match the Saints Row tone and style.
  • Share and represent the game’s narrative vision within the team.
  • Participate in presentations, writing reviews, brainstorming sessions, and other meetings as needed.


  • At least 3 years of experience in narrative design and game development.
  • Talent for writing natural, believable dialogue.
  • Strong understanding of how writing and gameplay work together to create fun, engaging experiences for the player.
  • Talent for creating vivid characters, compelling narratives, and believable dialogue.
  • Open minded, with a knack for inspiring others and building consensus.
  • Passion for games and ability to articulate that passion clearly and analytically.
  • Broad knowledge of pop culture, modern games, and entertainment.
  • Positive, professional attitude.
  • Disciplined and self-motivated with a strong work ethic.
  • Excellent proofreading and editorial skills. Attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability and willingness to take direction and integrate feedback as needed.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.

Sample Work Required:

Please include a writing sample with your application. The sample should demonstrate your ability to match the Saints Row tone and style.


To apply, please send your resume, cover letter and work samples to [email protected] with “Senior Narrative Designer” in the subject line, or click on the “Apply for Job” button below.

At Deep Silver Volition we believe in fostering an open, collaborative and diverse environment, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all qualified applicants without attention to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, veteran status, or military status.

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