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Game Developer Intern

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Game Developer Intern

We are looking for a Game Developer Intern who wants to be a part of creating the very best bite sized entertainment for mobile & social platforms and millions of users. 

Your role within our Kingdom 

If you want to create amazing user experiences and entertainment for millions of players to enjoy on the go, then this is the right internship for you. Together with your colleagues you will take a part in creating and maintaining our mobile casual games. You will take part in the process of specifying, designing, building and implementing existing and new game features. As part of the development team you will enjoy a creative, challenging and collaborative environment where your ideas will be every bit as valued as your programming expertise.  

As a Game Developer Intern, you have an interest in understanding the whole tech stack, you have good analytical capabilities, you write well- structured code and have a great sense of what makes a good game. We work in an agile and iterative process with frequent releases to the live environment so you will see the impact of your work almost immediately. Some bite- sized bullet points of what you may be able to take part in during your internship are: 

  • Design, architect, test and implement game features 
  • Build valuable tools to support the game development process 
  • Take an active part in game creation 
  • Maintain and optimize new and existing game features 
  • Deliver high quality and well- structured code 
  • Collaborate, share knowledge and help colleagues 

Skills to create thrills 

  • Strong C++ knowledge 
  • Passion for development and games 
  • Understanding of quality and when to polish 
  • Pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Game Development or equivalent 
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills 

Want to join our Kingdom? Apply now! All applications need to be in English. This will be a 6- month full- time internship starting around September and is suitable for those looking for a LIA placement or have recently graduated.

Our application deadline is April 18th 2021, however we recruit on an ongoing basis, so early application is advised to avoid disappointment.

Please note that this internship will likely be carried out on a remote basis. We are keeping this under review, and will provide final confirmation closer to the date on which the internship is due to commence, but you should assume the internship will be remote. To be considered for this opportunity you would need to be a resident of, and eligible to work in, a country where King is located, as King can only facilitate local hires in order to comply with its legal and tax obligations. These countries are: UK, Spain, Sweden, Germany, Malta. If you are resident and eligible to work in one of these countries you are free to apply for a remote internship in any of the other King locations listed here (even if it’s not the country you’re resident in). Please note that we will require evidence of your residence and eligibility to work as part of the internship application process.

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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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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Technology & Development @ King

V4P FEB19 014

Technology & Development

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