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Los Angeles, California

600 Corporate Pointe, Suite 1130 
Culver City, CA 90230

+1 (323) 452-6998
Utrecht, Netherlands

Euclideslaan 64, 3584 BN 
Utrecht, The Netherlands

+31 302717548

Los Angeles

Interactive Writer

We're looking for an experienced interactive writer to craft narrative dialogue and scenarios for immersive, virtual human learning experiences. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of human behavior and the ability to create realistic characters. This position reports to the lead narrative designer, working closely with product owners and learning experience design teams. 

Knowledge, Skills and Experience we are looking for:

  • Strong content writing skills
  • Strong understanding of narrative structure
  • Ability to write interactive dialogue
  • Solid understanding of story and game structure and how they can integrate successfully
  • Ability to write, iterate, and revise work under tight deadlines
  • Ability to brainstorm, collaborate with a team, and generate constructive feedback on narrative content
  • Ability to interpret client requirements and specifications into engaging enterprise scenarios 
  • Ability to adapt style to match a project's tone, business requirements, and learning goals
  • Ability to work and write collaboratively with a team 

In this role you will: 

  • Write interactive dialogue for enterprise conversational training modules
  • Work with subject matter experts to translate their knowledge and expertise into compelling narratives
  • Work with learning designers to ensure interactive narratives effectively teach key learning points
  • Create personae and backstories for interactive characters
  • Write compelling natural dialogue for characters within contemporary business settings 
  • Work collaboratively in a team of other writers, producers, and designers
  • Participate in peer-review of other writers working on other training modules 
  • Revise writing work as a result of feedback from SMEs, team members, and stakeholders 
  • Research subject matter with guidance from SME's
  • Pitch ideas internally to team members and stakeholders 
  • Participate in production activities such as table reads and motion capture sessions for the scenarios that you have written 

One or more of these is a plus:

  • Experience working in Twine 
  • Experience writing for games 
  • Understanding of educational pedagogy and learning theory
  • Understanding of narrative development for interactive learning design
  • Experience writing dialogue for L&D and training purposes 
  • Experience writing conversational UI scripts 
  • Experience writing professionally on at least one shipped product