Senior Game Designer - Live Games in Barcelona

King

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Onsite
Hours
Full-Time
Internship
No
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Job Description

Job Description

Do you want to create the world’s best mobile games? Have you got big ideas and the skills to make them happen? We’re looking for a Senior Game Designer to join our Kingdom. You’ll crush it in a team where you can experiment, go beyond the obvious and take the lead. Break the rules, make the rules - do whatever it takes to make unforgettable games.

Your Role Within our Kingdom

As our new Senior Game Designer you will lead the feature design on a game with an experienced cross- discipline team.

  • Understand business and players’ needs and provide well informed decisions

  • You will identify potential features to test and make recommendations to the production team.

  • Develop a deep understanding of the player’s needs and motivations.

  • You will harness the creativity of the entire team to craft new features and obtain learnings.

Skills to Create Skills

  • Ability to develop and communicate complex systems on Core, Meta and Social layers

  • You can hold the vision for a feature from concept to release

  • You have experience with user centric design / brainstorms

  • You will have a consistent record of creating impactful features on live games

  • You’ve shipped casual games in a Game Designer capacity or similar

  • You’re someone who is self- motivated, who thrives in an agile environment

Bonus Points

The following skills would be very helpful for the role:

  • Previous experience with ‘Match Puzzle’ games (E.g. Match- 3, Clicker, Linker, Bubble Shooter…)

  • Experience working with big brands

  • Experience with both Level Design and Game Balancing

Making the world playful

When it comes to interactive mobile entertainment, we're pretty proud to be number one. We bring moments of magic to hundreds of millions everyday through games like Candy Crush Saga and Farm Heroes Saga. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players - and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way.

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 creating 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.

Make your mark

We're fuelled by a determination to be better tomorrow than we are today. It's an exciting time to join King. As we dream bigger, you'll play an important role in redefining the world of games. Through our creativity and innovation, we'll make the world playful and delight billions of people across the world.

 

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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