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Location: Champaign, Illinois

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.


  • 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.

Interested? Apply now.

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