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Location: ZeniMax Online Studios
Job Code: 2567
# of openings: 1


ZeniMax Online Studios is looking for a highly motivated and talented writer to collaborate with our team of creative professionals to bring the characters and stories of our worlds to life.



  • Work with other writers and content designers to create compelling characters and stories in the game environment.
  • Write and iterate on compelling dialogue for characters.
  • Write and edit compelling quest, lore, and story text.
  • Write in-game backstories for the world, its locations, and its inhabitants.
  • Assure fictional consistency utilizing established lore for the Elder Scrolls.
  • Complete all work to required specifications and quality by established deadlines.
  • Quickly master the proprietary, in-game writing/editing tool.
  • Perform other writing and fiction duties that may be assigned by Lead Writer.



  • Demonstrable and strong skills as a writer and editor.
  • 1+ years of writing and/or narrative design experience.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communications skills.
  • Excellent narrative and dialog writing skills.
  • Strong ability to collaborate and thrive as part of a creative team.
  • Ability to work independently in a highly confidential environment.
  • A passion for games and crafting compelling stories.
  • Plays and understands modern video games, especially MMOs.
  • A strong understanding of the lore and story of Elder Scrolls is highly desired.


Portfolio: Please include links to your work and clearly indicate your contributions, as well as provide a writing sample demonstrating your talent and proficiency with dialogue and storytelling. Resumes without writing samples will not be considered.

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