Senior UX Designer - Candy Crush
Craft:UX & UI
Can you take our players on a journey? Do you want to create the world's best mobile games? We need UX and UI talent to help us level up. You'll drive our team forward to deliver unforgettable games that delight players across the world.
Your role within the Kingdom
Do you want to join a growing team and create experiences that are flexible enough to evolve with the needs of a live game like Candy Crush Saga?
The role is very versatile and you should prepare to take on many different kinds of tasks, ranging from creative challenges to mass production for a worldwide market. You will be working with our Content Area, covering new development for the game board and bringing our internal tools to the next level. Together with our development teams you will develop end- to- end solutions, from exploration, research and conceptualisation to interaction and final end user interface design. Bringing simplicity and user friendliness to complex user flows and interactions while dealing with technical challenges.
Skills to create thrills:
You are a creative person with a real passion for games.
Proficient in user experience design on mobile
You have worked with and have good knowledge about UCD methodologies
Used to work on projects from a very early stage, from written brief to final production
Good experience with various user research methodologies
Good sense of not only when but how to validate ideas
Great prototyping skills
Good communication and organisational skills
Ability to translate vision into design
Dedicated in learning and developing your skills to the next level
Ability to communicate design vision to cross- functional teams
A portfolio demonstrating all aspects of your skill is required.
Knowledge of technical constraints, optimisation and implementation
Knowledge of and an interest in game design and freemium best- practices
Experience working in an agile project environment
Experience working with Game Design and Narrative
Experience with data triangulation practices
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
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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