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 Senior Gameplay 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.
Responsibilities You will be working directly on the gameplay of one of our mid-core titles, owning and driving the development of our bots.
Help define how we do AI in our team.
Deliver high quality in everything you do.
Work closely with your team as well as our shared teams.
Share knowledge and standard processes with peers and game teams.
Skills to create thrills:
Proficiency in 3D Mathematics.
Demonstrated expertise working in large Unity projects and C#
Extensive experience working on gameplay AI.
Knowledge of Unity Data-Oriented Technology Stack.
Experience working with action packed games, like shooters or similar.
Strong communication and collaboration skills.
Experience creating your custom tools in Unity.
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
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.