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AI Engineer | New Games

London 164


Technology & Development

Job Description:

Our studio is creating the future of King games! We are championing innovation and exploring new territories in mid- core. We need an expert to set the standards for A.I. development in this exciting studio.

King New Games is looking for a passionate A.I. developer to establish our tech and pipelines, define best practices, explore innovations in the field and, of course, produce mind- blowing bots in our games.


You will be working directly on the gameplay of one of our mid- core titles, owning and driving the AI development.

  • Help define how we “do” A.I. in our team

  • Own the code that you create

  • Deliver high quality in everything you do

  • Work closely with your team as well as our shared teams

  • Share knowledge with the Studio and King as a whole

Skills to create thrills

  • Extensive software development experience

  • Experience working with action packed games, like shooters or similar.

  • Experience working with AI to create next generation bots.

  • 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

Bonus points

  • Extensive experience when it comes to ML, ready to drive and work together with our ML teams across the company.

  • Experience with Continuous Integration

  • Professional experience with Android and/or iOS development

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

  • Experience in taking a game into production and through launch.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • Experience in C++

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 245 million monthly active users as of Q3 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 need to be in English.
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