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Espoo, Finland

Welcome to Rovio! We are looking for an experienced Game Designer to join us on a quest to create a category defining game on mobile - you'll achieve that by focusing on core gameplay design and prototyping your ideas. It's a very tall challenge, but you won’t have to start from scratch - you’ll be joining a compact, talented and battle-tested team who can iterate on ideas at an extremely rapid pace. This role is within Rovio’s Battle Studio. The studio is working on a few unannounced, competitive games. Our teams are senior, our hierarchy is flat and our ambitions are high. This is an environment where strong ideas, commitment and hard skills trump years of experience. You'll fit in our flock if you: Share our vision of creating fresh experiences for mid-core audiences. Don’t get intimidated by the top grossing charts. Have a passion to get your game ideas come to life and get tested by your peers and the target audience. Want to continuously learn and keep improving with ambitious and like minded gaming professionals. You’ll need these skills: 7+ years commercial experience and proven success working on mobile games, preferably both from operating a live game as well as developing a game from scratch. Experience in creating strong game concepts and leading their execution. Strong social game design skills, understanding the dynamics of competition and collaboration. Experience in creating and managing highly balanced game systems and economies. Skills and passion to lead game vision, willingness to have an open mind and adapt and iterate designs, but also steer and make decisions when needed. A genuine interest in F2P and mobile games, as well as the wider world of gaming. Strong interest and belief in data-driven approach to support & validate intuition. It would be lovely if you also have: Creative writing experience. CCG/Strategy/RPG design experience. What you get when you join us: Strong company with ambitious plans for the future: Rovio has a long background in the mobile gaming industry and we have no plans to stop our growth. Great opportunity to work with top talent in the gaming industry! Personal growth: We offer subscription to various learning platforms, as well as budget to buy books and conference tickets. Fun and international environment: You will hear lots of languages, jokes and laughter in our workplace. Competitive benefits such as a cell phone and a laptop you feel comfortable with, lunch and sport vouchers, breakfast, gaming area, sauna and more. If you feel you have what it takes to join our ambitious and exciting team, apply now! Interviewing starts as soon as we find interesting candidates. Looking forward to hearing from you!Lue lisää

Are you an awesome artist, passionate about making commercially successful games and creating the very best art to delight players? Great! We at the Battle Studio are looking for a talented 2D Game Artist to help us with current and upcoming titles. The Battle Studio is focused on cutting-edge mid-core games. Be part of a senior team with a flat hierarchy and high ambitions where strong ideas, collaboration and commitment shine above all. You’ll be working closely with the Art Director to create high production value game assets for our games. We’re looking for a “generalist” who will explore a wide range of ideas as we develop our games full of appealing characters and beautiful environments.Lue lisää

We at the Rovio Battle Studio are on a hunt for an enthusiastic product marketing pro who can’t wait to get hands dirty and help us with growth marketing for our upcoming battle titles. You will take responsibility for the studio’s marketing activities as a whole and be in a critical role in building growth for our new products. In practice, as the Product Marketing Manager you are responsible for the marketing of games throughout their life-cycle, from initial strategy to sunset, maximizing the games’ reach, conversion and appeal to players at each stage. The position requires strategic decision making with product marketing priorities and growth mechanisms, where your input and contribution has a substantial impact on the performance of our products. Day-to-day you will be working within our studio management and game development teams as well as collaborating with the rest of our organization, including our user acquisition and marketing teams. As a part of larger Rovio you will report to the Head of Product Marketing with the rest of the Product Marketing Team. In the studio, we have an international and creative work environment with a flat hierarchy, a high level of transparency, data-driven decision making, and open communication. We challenge each other and ourselves in all we do here but keep the atmosphere friendly, inclusive, respectful and super supportive. You’ll fit in our flock if you have: Working with game studio and marketing team to develop and execute integrated marketing strategies. Generate creative marketing activities that attract the right players to our games. Analyze and optimize performance of all marketing activities to maximize marketing performance and efficiency.Lue lisää

Can you breath life in to static objects and bring personality in to game characters? We are looking for an experienced animator to join us on our quest to create new industry leading IPs and expand the Angry Birds franchise in new and surprising directions. On this quest you will be joined by the award winning teams and talented people at our internal Puzzle Studio. Rovio’s Puzzle Studio is the home of the passionate team behind Angry Birds Match, Angry Birds Friends, the newly launched Angry Birds Dream Blast, and other unreleased games currently in production. The studio strives to create puzzle games that are instantly fun, but that can also turn into years-long hobbies. Puzzle Studio is also exploring new ways to use narrative and character worlds in casual mobile games, with the aim of creating a true emotional connection that stays with players even when they’re not playing. Ultimately, you’ll be responsible for the animations of your project, but you’re also expected to play a big role in development of the game in general; crafting its IP, story, and characters through concepts and storyboards, as well as creating various production quality art assets in to the final product. Your responsibilities as Senior Game Animator will include: Defining animation style for your projects Animating assets to be used in the game and its marketing Managing and directing animation outsourcing, if and when needed Concepting and storyboarding key moments and characters Producing high quality art assets We are looking for someone who has: 6+ years in games industry or equivalent field Good understanding of modern animation pipelines 2D & 3D Experience in at least one 2D animation package (Spine, Anima2D, or similar) Experience in at least one 3D animation package (Maya, Max) Prior experience working on Unity game projects Great personality and attitude Great teamwork and people skills Good track record and impressive portfolio and reel Fluent in English, and strong verbal and written communication skills The position is full time, and requires the candidate to relocate to Finland. The position is in our Espoo Headquarters, just few hundred meters from Helsinki border and less than 10 minutes metro ride from downtown Helsinki. What you get when you join us: Career development: we help you grow and achieve your professional goals. Relocation assistance Competitive salary based on Helsinki cost of living Flexible work hours No crunch; standard work day is 7.5 hours We have fun! We are a community that is hands-on, open, collaborative and ambitious. Truly international environment: you will hear a number of languages in our workplace and can join a variety of activities that we come up with together. Work with top talent in the gaming industry! Competitive benefits: such as choice of current gen smartphone and home internet service paid, choice of laptop, lunch and sport vouchers, breakfast, gaming area, gym, sauna The feeling of a small startup in a financially stable environment. If you’re interested in hearing more don’t hesitate to send in your application (CV, Cover letter, and portfolio). We will fill the position the moment we find a suitable candidate.Lue lisää

Do you want a challenge? Do you want your work to reach 10’s of millions of gamers around the globe? Do you want to enable the growth of our games? Do you want to optimise our player’s ads experience? In this role, you will shape our ads and UA offering for our games solving complex problems and driving our business. In Q1 2019, to grow our business we spent over $23 Million on user acquisition, and our ads platform mediated over 15 ads sources delivering over 1 billion impressions per month. As a senior developer you will be responsible for concepting, building and maintaining our own services (including yield management, campaign management, native cross-promotion). You will participate in selecting and integrating partner services and tools (including Singular, AppNexus, Facebook, Unity Ads, Vungle, Google). We expect you to lead small development teams and bring with you strong technology skills ideally including machine learning experience. You will join our Rovio Games Technology team in Rovio HQ in Espoo, Finland. This team consists of 50 professionals providing our games teams with the means to bring their games to life every day. We serve millions of players and host some of the most cutting-edge cloud services out there, responding to thousands of requests per second from all corners of the globe. What you'll take under your wing: Develop and maintain our Ads and UA product offering Research emerging solutions and technologies, for example, the use of machine learning for optimisation Work closely with and lead developers and engineers (client, front-end, server, data, cloud, QA), product managers, designers to implement versatile solutions Identify and resolve performance and scalability issues working closely with our ads operations team Work on other service areas as required (for example segmentation, payments, live ops) Launch, iterate and make a difference What we are looking for? 10+ years of server developer experience with Java 5+ years of ads / UA service development Depth knowledge of relational databases, NoSQL databases and Big Data warehouses Practical experience working in Agile software development teams using Scrum or Kanban Excellent team working skills and leadership Excellent verbal and written English skills Ideally you have these feathers in your cap: BSc/MSc in Computer Science or a related technical field strongly preferred Significant experience with cloud platforms (AWS) Excellent with Java. Experience with C#, C++, Python and SQL. Competence in Linux Experience with AI and machine learning Agile methods involving Jira, GitHub, pull requests and dailies Passion for games!!! What you get when you join our nest: We give you the best support we can, helping you to grow and achieve your professional goals Our team is hands-on, open, collaborative and ambitious. We do have fun together! You will get to work in a truly international environment with more than 15 nationalities in the Technology team Competitive benefits such as lunch vouchers, breakfast, gym, sauna, gaming area and our various hobby clubs. When applying please tell us what you bring and how you will drive our ads and UA performance! Remember to include a cover letter and CV. We look forward to hearing from you!Lue lisää

Are you eager to apply your devops talent and craft in bringing mobile F2P games to life? Does the term “Infrastructure as Code” make your heart sing? Do you have vision and drive on how to do cloud operations and site reliability engineering at scale? If so, you might be just the SRE Devops Engineer we are looking for to join our Cloud Operations team in Espoo, Finland. Your responsibilities as SRE DevOps Engineer will include: In this position you will be part of a central and highly respected team at Rovio operating, supporting and developing our Cloud Platform designed for automation, scalability and operational simplicity. The Rovio Games Cloud Platform serves hundreds of millions of users responding to thousands of requests per second from all corners of the globe. Joining us now you will get to play a significant role in how we migrate to containerizing major parts of our platform and how we take our current cloud infrastructure automation to the next level. You will get a chance to work with and master a wide variety of technologies and your work will have a real impact on the direction and quality of our services. As you grow into your role you will be looked to company-wide as an expert in all things related to cloud infrastructure and its architecture, and your team will give you all the support you need to get there. We are looking for someone who has: 3+ years hands-on experience with devops/linux system administration and working experience with the concepts of automation and Infrastructure as Code Strong knowledge and experience with AWS (other cloud providers a plus) Troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills Scripting skills (e.g. Python, shell) Analytical and data-driven mindset, ability to independently evaluate, implement and operate complex systems Excellent team work and social skills Ideally you have: Experience in centralized configuration management and automation tools (e.g. Terraform, Ansible, Consul, Packer) Experience with containers and their orchestration (Docker, ECS, Kubernetes) Experience operating NoSQL/RDBMS databases (eg: Cassandra, Riak, PostgreSQL) Experience in Rest-API based services Experience in deploying and operating log collection management and monitoring systems (e.g. Logstash, Kibana, Zabbix, Grafana, Prometheus) What you get when you join us: We give you the best support we can, we help you grow and achieve your professional goals. We do have fun! We are a family-like community that is hands-on, open, collaborative and ambitious. You will get to work in a truly international environment: you will hear a number of languages in our workplace and can join a variety of activities that we come up with together. Great opportunity to work with top talent in the gaming industry! Competitive benefits such as a cell phone of top models, a laptop you feel comfortable with, lunch and sport vouchers, breakfast, gaming area, gym, sauna and more. The feeling of a small startup in a financially stable environment. If you’re interested in hearing more don’t hesitate to send in your application, we will fill the position the moment we find a suitable candidate. Remember to include a cover letter and CV.Lue lisää

Are you excited about mapping out a visual style that will come alive in a game? Do you love crafting ideas and iterating on them, until they are just right? Are you thrilled by competitive games? Within Battle Studio, we are creating cutting-edge mid-core games and establishing new IPs. Excitement is brewing as the team prepares to tackle ambitious goals. You’ll be working closely with your game team to create high quality assets for our games. The role is very broad and you should be ready to tackle many different kinds of tasks, ranging from creative challenges to implementation tricks.Lue lisää

Are you an awesome artist, passionate about making commercially successful games and creating the very best art to delight players? Awesome, we at the Battle Studio are looking for a talented Concept Artist to help us with current and upcoming titles. The Battle Studio is focused on cutting-edge mid-core games. Be part of a senior team with a flat hierarchy and high ambitions where strong ideas, collaboration and commitment shine above all. You’ll be working closely with the Art Director to create unique visual style for our games. We’re looking for someone highly creative who will collaborate with us to explore a wide range of ideas as we develop our games full of appealing characters and interesting environments.Lue lisää

Are you a content creator? Is your view count on the rise? Are you interested in learning more about creating engaging content for big channels on YouTube, Instagram, Tiktok, etc.? We are now seeking a motivated, collaborative and skilled video creator ready for on- or off-screen & editing work as a YouTube Production Trainee to join our Global Marketing team for fall 2019, in Espoo, Finland. This position is a 6 months fixed-term traineeship. Your responsibilities as a Youtube Production Trainee will include: As a YouTube Production Trainee, you will help plan and produce Rovio YouTube productions, with asset production and delivery. This also involves YouTube channel management tasks as well as interacting with both internal crew and outsourced production companies. If you are a true YouTube native and influencer, you may also end up being in front of the camera! You will be working in an international and creative work environment together with a team where your input and contribution will matter. We are looking for someone who has: Studies in media production, communications or similar fields Interest for YouTube and marketing communications Hands-on skills with video production, including video and image editing Familiar with YouTube as a platform and running a YouTube channel in practice Well-organized working style and ability to quickly learn new things in a fast-paced working environment Fluency in English, both written and spoken It’d be great if you had some of these skills: Positive attitude, team player Ability to perform in front of the camera Good knowledge of the most common office software and communication mobile apps Basic knowledge of content marketing Previous experience on video asset production for YouTube. What you get when you join us: We give you the best support we can, we help you grow and achieve your professional goals We do have fun! We are a community that is hands-on, open, collaborative and ambitious You will get to work in an international environment. You will hear a number of languages in our workplace and can join a variety of activities that we come up with together Great opportunity to work with top talents in the gaming industry and learn how to run one of the biggest YouTube brand channels. Competitive benefits such as lunch vouchers, breakfast, gym, sauna, gaming area and our various hobby clubs. Aim high and slingshot your application over already today! Apply by filling the application form and: attach your CV attach your portfolio (or something similar) attach a video about yourself put link(s) for your YouTube channel and/or a channel that you have managed to application form's message field We look forward to hearing from you soon!Lue lisää

We are looking for a highly strategic thinker with an audience-first mindset for the role of Senior Marketing Manager, Web. You are an expert on web and social media platforms and analytics, with a solid understanding of digital business models, mobile apps and e-commerce. You are familiar with various web, CRM and email marketing technologies and their uses, and you are experienced with content management systems. You understand the different nuances, advantages and shortcomings of various online platforms and channels, and know how to utilise data in developing the channels and related content strategy. In this role, you will be the architect of our web ecosystem and work closely with internal stakeholders, such as Product Marketing, Communications & PR, and Business Intelligence. You will liaise with various internal and external developer resources, content creators, and commercial partners. You possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and demonstrate sound leadership and decision-making ability. Responsibilities: Developing the overall footprint of Rovio websites and digital content channels Orchestrating digital content strategies across all online platforms. Driving traffic and engagement that translates to sales and brand promotion. Managing a development budget. Measuring engagement and traffic to inform future Web platform development. Managing development projects with marketers, developers, and data analysts. Implementing SEO best practices. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Marketing or related field, or similar relevant experience. Experience with online community building. Experience with e-commerce. Understanding of web technologies, email marketing and CMSs. Data-driven and highly analytical. Proficiency with Google Analytics. Proficiency with social media analytics. Time management skills. Excellent interpersonal skills. Excellent written and verbal communication. If you are interested, don't hesitate to send your CV and cover letter today!Lue lisää