Netflix Plans AAA PC Game

A Job Listing for a Game Director, Games Studio on the Netflix Website reveals that Netflix is gearing up to develop a AAA PC game (thanks Mobilegamer via VGC). Up until now, the streaming giant's announced gaming aspirations were all in the mobile realm. The new listing shows this is about to change. It's a little vague, but there's an indication this will be a first- and/or third-person shooter. Here's are some more tea leaves to help us try and predict what will happen:
The Ideal Candidate

  • At least 10 years of game design experience, including experience as a Creative Director, Game Director, or comparable design leadership role
  • Shipped content that is directly the result of the candidate's work that can be reviewed - level designs, gameplay mechanics, metagame features, etc.
  • Can balance innovation with what is tried and true to develop a game that can appeal to 10’s or 100’s of millions of players around the world
  • Extensive experience working on live service games; Deep understanding of highly engaging content and how to deliver it
  • Deeply passionate about social systems and gameplay - both cooperative and competitive
  • Proven track record of delivering clear and consistent creative feedback that elevates other team members’ work
  • Thrives as a member of a cross-functional multidisciplinary team
  • Communicates with authenticity, intention, and curiosity
  • Proven track record of empowering their lieutenants to make decisions and implement initiatives with limited oversight
  • Gets excited by learning new skills, dashing to pitch in, even if this means flexing beyond this role’s core responsibilities if it can help us win
  • Experience with FPS and/or Third Person Shooter games is preferred