Senior Tools Developer

Stockholm | Game Studio | ref: 1956

Stockholm, Sweden – Full relocation and VISA sponsorship —  

We are looking for an experienced Developer to join our new Shooter project in Stockholm.

In collaboration with Activision Blizzard, we are adapting one of the most iconic game franchises of all-time: Call of Duty. The aim is to create a Call of Duty experience on mobile, while also breaking new ground for mobile and redefining the genre. The approach and ambition is to be fresh, social, and highly accessible, while providing a very authentic game experience. You will prototype extensively, have the freedom to think outside the box, and be encouraged to stretch your expertise in ways to create surprising results. 

Your role within our great Kingdom

The role involves communication with the game team and making sure that the architecture can handle their current and future needs gracefully.

As a developer you have an interest in understanding the whole tech stack, you have good analytical capabilities, you write well-structured code and are comfortable working on complicated code base. As you will be working on our Game Engine Editor, a great understanding of usability, design and front end development is required. We offer you the chance to work in an agile environment where frequent, fast-paced releases mean you’ll see the impact of your work almost immediately. You are passionate about system and tool development, new technologies, the internet and games in particular.

Responsibilities

Take technical and usability responsibility for the Game Engine Tools:

  • Architect, design, implement and test editor features
  • Maintain and optimize new and existing editor features
  • Produce high quality and well-structured code

Skills to create thrills

  • Proven experience in development of user centric tools
  • Experience in developing for Windows and Mac OS
  • Excellent C# knowledge
  • Excellent C++ knowledge
  • Great UI/UX understanding
  • Happy to work in an agile development environment
  • Excellent communicator in English

Tasty bonus skills

  • Experience with Unity tool development
  • Experience with GitHub version control
  • Experience with real time rendering
  • Great Python / PySide /PyQt knowledge
  • Experience in game engine development
  • Experience in working with memory / performance critical applications
  • Experience from embedded, concurrent or high performance systems

Life at King

We believe that great gaming experiences happen when they are developed by working in small, autonomous creative teams that control the whole process – from idea to amazing game. Our close connection with the player community gets us instant feedback and enables us to deliver truly magical moments. We value your free time and your need to refuel, relax and find inspiration – by playing games with your colleagues, being at home with your family or going to the gym or out for a run. That's how we stay creative. 

Want to join our Kingdom? – Comprehensive relocation package

People come from all over the world to work with us, and we want every single one of them to feel at home. To do so, we help you out as much as we can with our relocation package. This includes full visa sponsorship for you and any family member moving with you, covering your journey out here, the cost of shipping your gadgets or helping you with estate agents. See more about our relocation process at: https://jobs.king.com/benefits#relocation

Please apply in English.

The brilliant experience we give our players comes from the diversity and experience of our people. A great Saga needs all kinds of Heroes – that’s why we hire all sorts of talent!

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