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Are you driven by inspiring others? Do you enjoy providing vision and clarity around goals and deliverables? If so we may have just the role for you! We are seeking a skilled and inclusive Engineering Manager to lead and nurture our diverse Telemetry domain. In this role, you will collaborate with the Product Manager to co-create the strategy and roadmap for the domain, ensuring its effective delivery. With a strong technical background in highly scalable, distributed systems, you will foster open communication and collaboration with our engineers while cultivating a supportive and innovative engineering culture in line with our values.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate closely with the Product Manager to develop and implement the Telemetry strategy and roadmap

  • Engage with other engineering teams to define and track dependencies, encouraging multi-functional cooperation

  • Empower and mentor engineering teams to deliver the roadmap

  • Champion the delivery of high-quality, user-focused features through teamwork and collaboration

  • Advocate for and implement modern, agile software development practices, with a focus on continuous improvement

  • Contribute to the development and promotion of exceptional engineering and organizational practices, emphasizing inclusiveness and collaboration

  • Cultivate a supportive engineering culture that aligns with what we value and embraces diversity

  • Encourage and drive innovation within the team, promoting a safe environment for sharing ideas

  • Manage performance and hold accountability for team achievements, celebrating successes and learning from challenges

  • Oversee and manage cloud spending for the team, encouraging responsible resource utilization

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Proven experience leading and nurturing diverse tech teams, including guiding fellow managers

  • Excellent communication skills, with experience engaging with senior leaders (VP) and team members alike

  • Strong track record of delivering complex products on time through collaborative efforts

  • Ability to inspire, motivate, and develop impactful teams by fostering an inclusive environment

  • Skilled in building consensus and promoting collaboration, while balancing customer approval and forward momentum

  • Experience in creating and delivering outcome-focused products, with guidance from diverse perspectives

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with a commitment to fostering open and respectful interpersonal communication

As a Senior Engineering Manager in our organization, your passion for technology and its impact on our business and players will drive your success in this role. If you are an empathetic leader with a strong technical background and a dedication to fostering an inclusive, collaborative environment for developing great teams and products, we are excited to hear from you.

We also offer truly awesome benefits here at King in addition to a thriving social calendar of events for Kingsters to really get to know each other.

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!