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Frontend Developer - Technology (Fixed Term Contract 6 months)

V4P FEB19 014

Job Description

We’re looking for a frontend developer with a passion for development and new technology.

Your role within our Kingdom

If you want to create amazing user experiences using the latest frontend technologies, then this is the right job for you. You will be part of a highly competent team of developers in the creation of large scale systems, not only delivering high quality and well- structured code but doing so with a user’s point of view.

We know that the continued success of King depends on preserving the amazing culture we have, so ‘fit’ is extremely important. We work in small, collaborative Agile teams where everyone is involved in coming up with great features and ownership of the outcome is key.

We are problem solvers, constantly reviewing how and why we do things and learning from each other. We are experimental, trying out new tech and ideas and willing to take risks to drive the entire industry forward. We are sociable and fun, and we like to hang out together. We are passionate, some might even say quirky, and while we love what we do, our lives are about more than work.

Skills to create thrills

As a frontend developer looking for the next step in your career, you are:

  • Experienced in HTML5, CSS3, Native Javascript, single page applications and web development in general.

  • Excited about new technologies and frameworks.

  • Used to ES6+.

  • Keen to improve usability, maintainability and quality of tools, building for the long term.

  • Structured and analytical.

  • Able to see a user experience from the user's point of view, and craft UIs to make their lives easier.

  • Knowledgeable about web protocols, application servers and web servers.

  • Striving to be the best in your area of expertise, no compromises.

  • A curious and fast learner who keeps up to date with changing technologies

  • Motivated by challenges and new opportunities.

  • Knowledge in Unit Testing

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

  • Fluent in English.

  • You have some relevant experience working in a similar position and industry

Tasty bonus skills

  • Experienced working with Javascript frameworks: ReactJS, others such as Angular, Vue.js are a bonus.

  • Knowledge of ES7+ and TypeScript

  • Used to CSS preprocessors (SASS, LESS, CSS modules)

  • Experienced working with frontend build tools like Webpack, NPM scripts.

  • Like to play and enjoy any of our games

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 diverse heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace, great. We craft games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all kinds of people from all types of backgrounds to bring them to life. We believe we simply can’t expect diversity in our players and new ideas in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sort of heroes. That’s why we provide equal opportunities and hire all sorts of talent.

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

You should submit your application in English.

King in Barcelona

“Even if you came to Spain to try and become the next Messi, there may still be a job in Barcelona for you.”

Barcelona is energetic, avant-garde and has the self-confident swagger of an ever-growing city. Our Barcelona Kingdom fills 6 floors in the heart of the 22@ district – a district that’s at the centre of innovation in the city.

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Relocation Guide

Here at King, we know moving to another country is a life changing decision.

That’s why we’ve gathered everything essential in this easy-to-read-guide. This way you can enjoy your time fully when you get here – like rolling down the Ramblas, taking a siesta or finding your seat (out of 99.786) at Camp Nou.

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Technology & Development @ King

V4P FEB19 014

Technology & Development

We create unforgettable games that are loved by hundreds of millions of players around the world. Every day we experiment, prototype and challenge the norms.

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