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Senior Animator

Stockholm 415

Craft:

Art

Job Description:

Are you a creative animator with a passion for videogames? Come and join our team in Malmö, to work on Bubble Witch Saga 3! 

 

Your role within our Kingdom

You will join our growing team and help design and develop exciting new features for one of our most successful games. This is an exciting opportunity to work closely with other artists, game designers and developers as part of an experienced team, and to be part of an Art Community within our bigger live games teams. 

Skills to create thrills

 

  • A creative person with relevant experience working in the videogame industry or similar.

  • Strong understanding of animation principles and understanding of how animation works within game mechanics and game legibility 

  • Relevant experience as an animator with a track record of creating appealing character and object animations with valuable experience in 2D programs like Spine.

  • Experience creating special effects and using particle tools.

  • Knowledge of technical constraints, optimization and implementation

  • Knowledge of building basic rigs

  • Comfortable with cartoony, casual and mid- core styles

  • Good communication and organizational skills

  • Proactive in learning and developing your skills

 

A portfolio demonstrating all aspects of your skill is required.

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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King in Malmö

Location Malmo (1)

“If there’s a cuddly panda in your life, you probably play Pet Rescue Saga. It’s our team in Malmö who you have to thank. And join?”

Our Malmo Kingdom is in the thick of it, sitting in the centre of the city’s cultural quarter. Step outside and you’ve got underground art galleries one way and breath-taking seascapes at the other. We’re opposite Central Station and just around the corner from Stortorget, the historic market square.

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Art @ King

Stockholm 415

Art

We see life in vivid full colour, crafting graphics and animations that seamlessly combine art and technology.

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