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Full Stack Java Developer in Barcelona


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Full Stack Java Developer

We are looking for a Full Stack Developer to help to develop our SDK Platform that enables our games teams to continue to create our super saga series of games

Your role within our Kingdom

You’ll be developing our web based platform where our players can play all of our games, from our famous sagas like Candy Crush and Pet Rescue to our new games that are in development. This platform will also allow our community of players to go to a new level of social interaction. You’ll be developing the back-end in Java and the client side in JavaScript using cutting edge techniques. We use very few third party frameworks, so a deep understanding of core Java and JavaScript is essential.

Part of your role will be to understand business needs. Our platform is connected with other parts of the business, so you’ll be able to look at things from a higher perspective and will be great at working collaboratively with your team mates.


Skills to create thrills

• Deep knowledge of Java, databases, caches and web development in general.

• Professional experience with JavaScript application development.            

• Previous experience in creating highly scalable, high-traffic web sites.

• Solid knowledge in web protocols, application servers and web servers.

• Able to translate business needs into technical requirements and implement them

• A team player that likes to discuss solutions and ideas.  


Tasty Bonus Skills

• Played any of our games already.

• Experience in Agile Development processes and techniques such as Scrum, TDD, Continuous Integration, etc...

• Experience at JavaScript technologies such as RequireJS, Backbone, AngularJS, KnockoutJS, etc...    


 A great saga needs all sorts of heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people that share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. No matter where you’re from, it’s all about what we can achieve together when crafting truly magical moments for all our players. That’s why we hire all sorts of talent – because a great saga needs all sorts of heroes.


About King

  • Games

  • Privately Held

  •  London, United Kingdom

  • 1001-5000 employees

  • 2003

King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games.

We have developed more than 200 fun titles, and offer games in over 200 countries and regions. Our franchises include Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Pet Rescue and Bubble Witch. We have 340 million average monthly unique users, as of second quarter 2015, across web, social and mobile platforms. 

At King, we design games with a broad appeal, which allow people to play for a moment, then move on with their day and pick up their game later. Our games are also synchronized across platforms, allowing players to switch seamlessly between devices and platforms and continue their game wherever they left off, so they can play anywhere, any time and on any device. For us, this is encapsulated in the idea of bitesized entertainment. 

King has game studios in Stockholm, Bucharest, Malmö, London, Barcelona, Berlin, Singapore, and Seattle, along with offices in San Francisco, Malta, Seoul, Tokyo and Shanghai.

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