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Senior Game Designer

London 018

Job Description

Do you want to be part of one of the biggest and best mobile casual 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 experiences.

Your Role Within our Kingdom

The Senior Designer’s role is to explore new design opportunities and help develop the vision and direction of the game alongside an experienced cross- discipline team.

  • You will identify future features for the game and make recommendations to the production team on how to evolve the game

  • Develop a deep understanding of our player’s needs and motivations in order to recommend improvements to the game and maximize the potential of new features

  • You will harness the creativity of the entire team to craft great new additions to the game

  • Collaborate with our brand, marketing and social media teams to maximize the impact of features added to the game

  • Continually look for ways to improve the quality of our game for our players

Skills to Create Thrills

To excel in this role we’re looking for someone with the following skills:

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

  • You are capable of conveying a design vision to a range of different audiences

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

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

  • You are a natural mentor to other designers

The following skills would be very helpful for the role:

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

  • Strong prototyping or ideation skills

  • Experience working with big brands

  • Experience with both Level Design and Games Design

  • Experience creating successful Live Ops- or Events- style features for games

  • Previous experience in managing, motivating and growing a team of designers.

Make Your Mark

We're fueled 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. 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 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.

Want to Join the Kingdom?

Application needs to be in English.

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