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Artist Advocate, Fiction Factory

London 164

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Technology & Development

Job Description:

We are looking for a superstar Artist Advocate to join our game engine team. We expect you to be very talented as an artist/technical artist and to have a broad mix of experience in different tools. You need to be passionate about game development and someone who loves helping other artists in their work.

Objective & Key Responsibilities

  • Provide first line support to game teams

  • Create training/documentation material around the game engine and tools

  • Help game teams to keep up to date with the latest engine features

  • Provide our engine team "from the field" feedback and feature recommendations

Your role within our Kingdom

You will be part of our game engine relations team with the mission to help game teams work efficiently with the engine. In permanent communication with game teams and the engine team, you will give hands- on help to game teams to get the best out of the game engine whether they are starting a new production, could benefit from newest features/improvements or are facing issues with the product. This help can be provided through remote support, production of training material or on- site help. These teams are located at all our offices, mostly in Europe.

Skills to create thrills

  • Excellent communicator in English

  • Passionate about helping artists / technical artists

  • Excellent Photoshop and Maya experience

  • Experience in game development

  • Good presentation skills

Tasty bonus skills

  • Experience in a similar advocate/artist relation/support role

  • Experience using video editing software

  • Experience as a technical artist or/and UX designer

  • Curious mind, always willing to learn

  • Eager to travel

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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