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VFX Artist - Live Games

Stockholm 415

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Job Description:

We are looking for a talented VFX Artist to join our buzzing Stockholm team!

Your role within the KingdomYou will join our growing team and help design and create amazing visual effects for Candy Crush Saga. Whilst keeping the games stylistically consistent, you will be able to implement your own great ideas to make our games look dynamic and exciting for the player. In this role you will:

  • Create VFX from concept art to implementation
  • Optimize and manage VFX resources for mobile in an efficient way
  • Support the full development process cycle
  • Make sure VFX are in line with concepts and work closely with artists, designers and programmers to enhance the overall game experience.
  • Support other parts related to VFX (UI / 2D Animation)


Skills to create thrills:

  • You will join our growing team and help design and create amazing visual effects for Candy Crush Saga. Whilst keeping the games stylistically consistent,
  • You will be able to implement your own great ideas to make our games look dynamic and exciting for the player. In this role you will:Create VFX from concept art to implementation
  • Optimize and manage VFX resources for mobile in an efficient way
  • Support the full development process cycle
  • Make sure VFX are in line with concepts and work closely with artists, designers and programmers to enhance the overall game experience.
  • Support other parts related to VFX (UI / 2D Animation)


A portfolio in English demonstrating all aspects of your skill is required.

Bonus Points:

  • Experience working in an agile project environment
  • Previous experience from creating casual and/or mobile games
  • Experience implementing VFX on mobile devices
  • GLSL Scripting

About King

King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games, including franchises such as Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Pet Rescue and Bubble Witch.
We have 249 million monthly active users as of fourth quarter 2019 across web, social and mobile platforms. King was acquired by Activision Blizzard Inc. (Nasdaq ATVI) in February 2016 and operates as an independent unit of the
company.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of 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 design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid- core and casual. 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. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!

Applications needs to be in English.
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Stockholm 415

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