Front End Developer
King.com | Stockholm Stockholm 11343 SWE | Full Time | Posted: 11/05/2012
Since 2003 we've been a leader and pioneer in making games for players all around the world. We're commited to delivering casual, social games that have connected over 40 million players with over 3 billion game plays. We're a passionate team who have delivered 150 classic and fun new titles in 14 languages, across our growing gaming network on the web, social and mobile.
Our hits include Bubble Saga, Bubble Witch Saga, Mahjong Saga and Hoop De Loop Saga on Facebook where we are a top 10 Facebook application developer with over 11m DAU / over 40m MAU. We're rapidly expanding these games onto mobile, along with Google+ and the HTML5 platform.
Games are free to play with friends and many play head-to-head in skill tournaments for small cash stakes at www.king.com. Many of our games are also played through leading global portals, website and media companies such as Yahoo and MSN.
We have offices in London, Hamburg, Stockholm, Malmo, Barcelona, Malta, Bucharest, Poland and San Francisco.
You will be programming 70% of the time, be involved in business meetings, talking with the internal teams and the external partners, to help identify solutions that integrate and ensure a successful partnerships, this could be around 30% of the role be in contact with several others of our business units in order to maximize the technical functions within our video and banner ads. drive innovation in how we anticipate and respond to opportunities internally and with partners ensure the ad's operating platform is operating perfectly and continues to scale
- At least 2-3 years’ experience from both frontend and backend development is required
- Previous work experience from the online gaming industry or from online marketing
- Experience from developing solutions for banners and online ads is essential
- existing experience of managing and taking full ownership for double digit games and partners
We think that you are…
-excellent at frontend & backend development
- passionate about new technologies.
-Proactive problem solver
-Able to translate business needs to technical requirements and implementation.
-Structured and analytical
-Academically educated to min BA and show ongoing self development
-Fluent in English and preferably Swedish
-Striving to be a genius in your area of expertise
-can demonstrate consistent high performance and business contribution
-A curious and fast learner
-Motivated by challenges and new opportunities
-Used to UNIX environments, Subversion
-A team player that likes to discuss solutions and ideas.
-Someone who thinks one step further.
-A social and outgoing person to be able to engage and influence lots of stakeholders
...and who likes to work in a fun environment
Is this you? Please send in your application in English and attach any work examples as you see fit
Sorry but for this position we will not accept applications from junior developers.
This job listing originated on Gamasutra.com, the game industry's leader.
|Location||Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden|
|Categories||Game / Level Designer / Creative Director|
|Work Site||On site|
|Contact Name||Vanna Olofsson|
|How to apply||Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.|