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Senior C++ Developer | Farm Heroes Saga

V4P FEB19 014


Technology & Development

Job Description:

Are you ready to make your mark in the realm of mobile gaming by crafting the world's best games? If you have the skills and passion to turn that vision into reality, we want to hear from you! We’re looking for a Developer to join our Kingdom. You’ll be part of a team that speaks your language, where we take on complex challenges - using some pretty nice tech.

Our games are loved by hundreds of millions of people, and you will be building them, as well as the engines, systems and platforms that make them play beautifully on any platform. You will be part of a team of developers and help facilitate architectural decisions and hands- on work to support the development of our roadmap features. You should have a broad range of knowledge and be able to context switch easily to provide active support across the team.

Your Role Within Our Kingdom

As part of the development team, you will enjoy a creative, challenging, and collaborative environment where your ideas will be valued equally as much as your programming expertise.

Some of your responsibilities include:

  • Design, architect, test and implement game features
  • Take an active part in feature creation and innovation
  • Maintain, innovate and optimise new and existing game features
  • Deliver high- quality and well- structured code
  • Be a role model for less experienced developers

Skills to Create Thrills

You are a programmer who enjoys various challenges and strives to deliver great products and technology. You are curious and a fast learner and are excited to contribute to live games with a massive user base.

  • Excellent C++ knowledge
  • Experienced with system development, ideally within the game industry
  • Ability to work closely with cross- discipline teams to understand their needs
  • High sense of quality and polish
  • Agile approach and fluency in the methods

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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Technology & Development @ King

V4P FEB19 014

Technology & Development

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