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Game Designer (m/f) - Candy Crush Jelly Saga

London 018

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? If you want to contribute to creating an amazing experience for millions of players to enjoy on the go then this is the right job for you!

You’ll crush it in a team where you can experiment and go beyond the obvious. Break the rules, make the rules - do whatever it takes to make unforgettable games.

Your Role Within our Kingdom

As a Games Designer, you will make key contributions to Candy Crush Jelly Saga with an experienced cross- discipline team. In your role you will:

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

  • Identify potential features to test and make recommendations to the production team.

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

  • Harness the creativity of the entire team to craft new features and obtain learnings.

Skills to Create Thrills

  • 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

  • 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 but are desirable rather than essential:

  • 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.

King in Berlin

Location Berlin (1)

“You'll slide right into work here. No, really, our office has one!”

Berlin is hip but with heart. You’ll find our Berlin Kingdom in Mitte, the city's central district right in the thick of the action.

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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.

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Games Design & Production @ King

London 018

Games Design & Production

We’re the lifeforce of our games – we’re level designers, economy designers, audio experts, project managers, and producers.

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