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Senior System and Economy Designer - Games

London 018

Job Description

Do you want to join our team, working on exciting new games and helping us further develop our game economy design capabilities?

If you are a skilled and passionate Systems and Economy Designer, and you want to develop this craft in a company with a wide variety of games in development, this is the right job for you!

Your role within our Kingdom

You will be part of a small Stockholm based team focused on developing metagame design techniques to support the development of new freemium games.

  • You will work directly with the Senior Creative Leaders on new game teams, simulating the game economy and iterating towards the best systems to deliver the desired player experience.

  • You are committed to ensure that the game economy design has enough monetization depth and realistic content production needs.

  • You are on top of industry trends and the competitor landscape for the key titles in the studio.

  • You are going to analyse target game genres game economies, garnering key insights on how different mechanics provide different players experiences and monetization potential.

  • You will mentor junior game economy designers and game balancers on their work on other games.

  • You will contribute in developing the game economy design craft across King studios.

Skills to Create Thrills

  • Enthusiastic about games and game economies in particular.

  • Proven experience in building and balancing game economies.

  • Worked on games in development as well as live games.

  • Highly analytical, skilled at building models and tools to simulate and analyse game economy and player behaviour.

  • Proficient with some scripting or programming language (Python is a plus).

  • Able to clearly document game design concepts and articulate them effectively to partners at all levels.

  • You have interest and capabilities to coach more junior designers.

  • You love teamwork and are comfortable working with designers and business performance professionals from a wide range of backgrounds.

  • You are able to work in a collaborative and flexible environment where your role will evolve in line with the ongoing plans for development within King.

Bonus Points

  • Good statistical skills

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.

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.

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Want to join our Kingdom?

You can find more information on our culture, values and benefits, including relocation packages at jobs.king.com. And we will be happy to tell you more about the role and about us.

You should submit your application in English.

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This is where it all began. From our Stockholm studio we first embarked on the Candy Crush Saga and the rest is Nordic folklore…

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