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Senior Unity Developer (Contractor)

V4P FEB19 014


Technology & Development

Job Description:

Work as part of a small and autonomous core technology team to support our new generation of games. You will challenge and refine our way of working with internal technology.

As a developer you have an interest in understanding the whole tech stack, you have good analytical capabilities, you write well- structured code, are comfortable working with a complicated code- base and have a great sense of what is performant and scalable.


Start: 25th of October 2021

End: 6th of May 2022


  • Deliver high quality and well- structured code

  • Design, architect and implement workflow tools and game supporting features

  • Maintain and optimize new and existing tech stack

  • Be a role model with solid coding skills, an innovative mindset, and the ability to inspire those around you

  • Be proactive and drive own initiatives

  • Support King's game teams running our services


  • Extensive software development experience

  • Experience building plugins and shared libraries

  • Proven software development using C# in large Unity projects

  • Excellent teamwork skills, flexibility, and ability to handle multiple tasks

  • Passion for quality and experience writing tests

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • Experience in C++


  • DevOps skills, implement and improve technical operations best practices

  • Experience with Continuous Integration

  • Professional experience with Android or iOS development

  • Experience building plugins and libraries for Unity

  • Understanding of back- end and databases

  • Professional experience of runtime performance optimisation, ideally on mobile titles

  • Experience working with gradle and groovy.

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

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

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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!

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Technology & Development @ King

V4P FEB19 014

Technology & Development

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