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Senior Fullstack Tools Developer

V4P FEB19 014

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Fullstack Tools Developer
Candy Crush Saga
Your role within our Kingdom

As a Tools Developer, you build tools used by game designers and other internal users in creating the content and features of our casual games. 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.

● Design, architect and implement web tools and back end services required to develop and maintain game functionality, platform enhancements, and releases.

● Ensure reliability of the backend infrastructure.

● Deliver code of the highest quality through good design.

● Attention to detail and system testing on a timely basis.

● Share knowledge and help colleagues both inside and outside of your team

Skills to create thrills

You have a strong passion for building tools that ultimately serves millions of users every day, working closely with client developers. You are a good communicator and happy to work with people from several different business units. You can translate business needs into technical requirements and implementation.nYou're excited about the opportunity to participate and shape how business critical content tools are developed, used and maintained on top of working with a multi- facet team that covers wide competence domains

Other skills include:

● Modern web client frameworks like HTML, CSS and JavaScript (eg. ReactJS)

● Good understanding of web protocols like HTTP APIs like REST, JSON- RPC and SOAP

● Experience with Java, databases and caching

● Familiar working with UNIX environments, bash and git

● Familiarity with testing frameworks and TDD Bonus points

● Experience with developing native applications

● Knowledge of different programming languages for ex. Python

About King

King is the game developer behind the world- famous Candy Crush franchise, as well as mobile game hits including Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. Candy Crush is the top- grossing franchise in US app stores, a position it has held for the last two years, and King’s games are being played by 255 million monthly active users as of Q2 2021. King, which is part of the Activision Blizzard group since its acquisition in 2016, employs nearly 2,000 people in game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Malta.

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.
Discover King at careers.king.com

King in Stockholm

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Technology & Development @ King

V4P FEB19 014

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