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We are looking for a Data Analyst to work with our User Acquisition team, the passionate squad pushing the growth of our games including our hugely successful titles Angry Birds 2 and Angry Birds Dream Blast. You will work on delivering insights on one of the most successful entertainment brands in the world, and help our game development and user acquisition teams expand our reach. Data at massive scale sits at the heart of everything we do at Rovio, it enables us to improve our games that have millions of daily users. We believe such huge data has value only if it is converted to clear insights. The Business Intelligence team, which you would be part of, empowers our Games unit through insights derived from the data. As a dedicated user acquisition analyst you’ll be the bridge connecting the triarchy of Games, UA and BI. The perfect candidate is driven to dig deeper and analyze complex funnels from ad impression to long term retention. You will use your analytical skills to discover opportunities, objectively evaluate what works, and make recommendations to improve the performance of our UA activities. Additionally, you will identify and influence core aspects of our games in close collaboration with campaign managers, game teams and other analysts. We expect from you an analytical mindset and the ability to explain complex subjects in a clear and concise manner. Communication is key to making data actionable. The main responsibilities are in the following three areas: Marketing Working with performance marketing managers to optimize campaign performance Designing and evaluating experiments Driving decision making through presentation of work Spreading best practices to analytics and marketing teams Analysis Evaluating and defining metrics Understanding changes in key metrics and long-term trends Analysing campaign performance and discovering what works Building dashboards and reports Data Building data sets and automating analyses using SQL Ensuring data quality and availability You'll need: Passion for gaming and problem solving! Ability to turn analyses into valuable action Excellent cooperation skills Data literacy and quantitative analysis skills Understanding of advanced SQL High level of proficiency in relevant scripting language(s), e.g. R or Python Understanding of statistical analysis Additionally, we'd love you to have: 2+ years of work experience in a relevant position Prior experience working in the marketing or gaming industry In Rovio’s Games unit, you’ll join a close community that is hands-on, open, collaborative and ambitious. We challenge each other and ourselves in all we do here but keep the atmosphere friendly, inclusive and supportive. A work week with us would most probably include joint breakfasts with your colleagues from around the world, a massage time, gaming sessions, Friday beers and occasionally hackathons and also some actual work. Becoming a Rovian brings along benefits such as cell phone and laptop from our top models, sports vouchers and access to learning platforms and books. In case you'd be moving from abroad, we'll offer you relocation support and make sure you have a smooth start with us in Helsinki. If you are interested, please send your CV and cover letter today! We’re looking forward to hearing from you.Read more

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!Read more

Welcome to Rovio! We are now looking for a DevOps Engineer to join our dynamic team in Espoo, Finland. Rovio Games Technology is a team of 50 professionals providing our games teams with the means to bring their games to life every day. We make this happen through cloud-based services that enable the live operations of and player engagement for our games. As a DevOps Engineer you are responsible for developing and maintaining build automation system to ensure games can be built and distributed efficiently. We are looking for a self-driven and proactive professional who has drive for improving processes and tools. We hope you love a challenge – ‘cos you’ll be responsible for all this: Developing and maintaining build tools and the infrastructure Supporting game developers to use build tools and the infrastructure Work with the Technology team members to improve the whole build automation system We are looking for someone who has: Good knowledge of Python Experience in Jenkins Experience in using build tools (e.g. iOS build and signing tools, Android build tools, Premake) Experience in using integrated development environments (e.g. Xcode, nity, Android Studio, Visual Studio) Degree in Information Technology It's a plus if you have experience of: Configuration management tools (Ansible, Puppet etc.) Working with OS X, Linux and Windows Python web frameworks (Django) Zabbix or other monitoring tools Cloud platforms (AWS etc.) Version controlling systems (git(hub), SVN) Automation tools and frameworks (e.g. Appium, Robot, unit and integration test tools) Agile software development methods Knowledge of mobile game development Genuine interest in games What you get when you join us: We will help you to grow and achieve your professional goals Our team is hands-on, open, collaborative and ambitious. And we do have fun together! 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 A work week with us would most probably include joint breakfasts with your colleagues from around the world, a massage time, gaming sessions, Friday beers and also some actual work. Becoming a Rovian brings along benefits such as cell phone and laptop from our top models, sports vouchers and access to learning platforms and books. Also breakfast, gaming area, gym, and sauna. In case you'd be moving from abroad, we'll offer you relocation support and make sure you have a smooth start with us in Helsinki. Don't keep us waiting but send your application already today! Remember to include a CV and cover letter.Read more

As a Narrative Director, you will define and lead the narrative craft at Puzzle studio and at Rovio. 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. You will lead the games business unit story craft by: Ensuring the development of the Angry Birds IP narrative with the Rovio games Enhance the narrative driven thinking with the Rovio games overall Developing at least on one game’s story (leading the craft by example) Constantly improving internal and external capabilities to create the stories Coaching the people working on the stories at Rovio game studios Also, you will work in close collaboration across the teams to develop and ensure narrative elements that strengthen emotional engagement, brand loyalty and player retention, and ensure tonal coherence and consistency for the player experience and the IP. Narrative Director will function as the central resource for all things narrative-related (world building, story, structure, character, context, dialogue, etc.). As additional task you will also ensure the quality of the localization by working closely with the localization team - challenging them to bring the best possible quality on all the localized languages. Additionally, you will be ensuring coherence of the Angry Bird’s brand across games in terms of storytelling. Other key tasks and responsibilities: Reviewing, giving feedback and contributing creatively to multiple game projects Ensures the craft development in Rovio Participate to define the themes and tones that support the game’s creative vision Collaborate with development teams to brainstorm creative ways to encapsulate a game’s core mechanics through story and narrative Help to establish the tone of the game world and proposing creative and efficient ways to effectively present this world to the player in collaboration with development teams Finding and steering external writers Identify narrative problems and finding creative solutions with development teams Lead the narrative strategy and ensure its constant communication to the development teams Collaborate with the different teams (level designers, game designers, artists, animators, audio designers, etc…) to ensure that all the narrative elements are correctly integrated Share and coach on topics of narrative design to other experts, providing insight and narrative expertise to sister discipline leads such as production, art, game design and audio Identify and communicate best practices for everything related to narration in games Be an active member of a work group in charge of ensuring the integrity of the Angry Bird’s license. You will need to have: Experience on leading a creative team Extensive knowledge of interactive storytelling, plot, and structure - preferably with F2P mobile games Proven ability to build worlds that players love and believe in on mobile F2P games Professional experience as a writer in the mobile game industry The ability to craft sharp, clear dialogue for diverse target audiences A strong ability to communicate ideas through verbal, written and visual means Ability to switch between different writing styles and tones Ability to work independently or as part of the design team Keen interest in sharing learning across Rovio Experience on steering externals If you are interested, please do not hesitate to send your CV and cover letter today!Read more

We are looking for a Senior Server Programmer to join our talented Puzzle Studio to work in one of our top performing live games, Dream Blast. You need a proven record implementing and maintaining server backends. You should have experience and good understanding of designing, implementing and testing server functionalities. You will be working closely with other server and client programmers, game producers and game designers. What you’ll take under your wings: Design, implement and test game backend functionality for games Create, maintain and operate the game server cloud infrastructures Ensure that game backends are efficient, secure and scale well Integrate other cloud services to game servers Participate in designing client/backend communication protocols Work as a team with other developers, designers and artists We’d love it if you have these feathers in your cap: Minimum 3 years of server programming experience leading to mastery of relevant skills and technologies Good knowledge and experience of cloud platforms and related technologies, for example GAE or AWS Good understanding of SQL and NoSQL databases Strong programming skills using Java Proficiency with C#, Python, Bash or other languages is a strong plus Experience building and operating scalable applications for high load of users Understanding of game architectures and technologies Experience with debugging, profiling and performance optimizations Analytical problem solving We’re looking for team members who bring their own creative vision to everything they do. If that describes you, this is a great opportunity to work in a fun and creative environment with skilled coworkers, contribute to a captivating new product, and expose your work to a global audience. Send your application over now - we look forward to hearing from you!Read more

Welcome to Rovio! We are looking for an experienced and passionate Senior Game Developer to join our successful Puzzle Studio in Espoo, Finland. Our vision is to reinvent the puzzle category with games where time-to-fun is our North Star Metric, while deep, immersive meta-game and social gameplay turn them into hobbies lasting for years. We want you to join us as to develop new groundbreaking F2P hits and keep improving our already successful puzzle games. What you’ll take under your wings: Design overall game architecture for a social puzzle game Design, implement and test game features with other programmers in the team Provide mentorship and support for less experienced programmers Work together with server programmers to ensure seamless back-end integration Optimize the game to run smoothly on mobile platforms Participate in prototyping new game concepts Work as a team with other developers, designers and artists We’d love you to have these feathers in your cap: Senior Game Developer - minimum 8 years of commercial game programming experience with 2+ years in a programming team lead role (Game Developer - minimum 5 years of commercial game programming experience) Minimum 3 years of game development experience with Unity Strong programming skills with C# and preferably also C++ Experience with debugging, profiling and performance optimizations Broad knowledge of game architecture and technologies Good understanding of mobile platforms and hardware Experience with F2P games both as a developer and a player Analytical problem solving skills We’re looking for team members who bring their own creative vision to everything they do, and we have an environment that supports that. If this describes you, this is a great opportunity to work in a fun and creative environment with skilled coworkers, contribute to fun new products, and expose your work to a huge global audience. Send your application over now - we look forward to hearing from you!Read more

We are looking for a Senior Data Analyst to join our Puzzle Studio, 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. The perfect candidate is familiar with free-to-play market, habitually influences game teams through analysis and guides team members to coordinate their individual efforts. You will use your analytical skills to understand differences in user behavior. In many ways, analytics drives what actions we take in game development. You will identify and influence core aspects of our games in close collaboration with product managers, game designers and other analysts. You should demonstrate the ability to explain complex subjects in a clear and concise manner. Communication is key to making data actionable. The main responsibilities are in the following four areas: Game Growing the game(s) Designing and evaluating experiments Driving decision making through presentation of work Spreading best practices to analytics and game teams Analysis Evaluating and defining metrics Understanding changes in key metrics and long-term trends Building models of user behavior for analysis Building dashboards and reports Data Building data sets and automating analyses using SQL Designing and evaluating tracking events People & Processes Providing guidance and direction to both team members and stakeholders Willingness to re-imagine ways of working You'll need: Passion for gaming and problem solving! Ability to turn analyses into valuable action Excellent cooperation skills Data literacy and quantitative analysis skills High level of proficiency in relevant scripting language(s), e.g. R or Python Understanding of statistical analysis Understanding of advanced SQL Additionally, we'd love you to have: Prior experience working in the gaming industry Prior experience in leading team In the Rovio Puzzle studio you’ll join a close community that is hands-on, open, collaborative and ambitious. We challenge each other and ourselves in all we do here but keep the atmosphere friendly, inclusive and supportive. A work week with us would most probably include joint breakfasts with your colleagues from around the world, a massage time, gaming sessions, Friday beers and occasionally hackathons and also some actual work. In case you'd be moving from abroad, we'll offer you relocation support and make sure you have a smooth start with us in Helsinki. If you are interested, please send your CV and cover letter today! We’re looking forward to hearing from you.Read more

Welcome to Rovio! We are looking for a Senior Data Scientist to join our Business Intelligence team in Espoo, Finland. You will work on developing models to expand one of the most successful entertainment brands in the world, and enable our thriving teams to create engaging experiences for millions of players. Data at massive scale sits at the heart of everything we do at Rovio, it enables us to improve our games that have millions of daily users. We believe such huge data has value only if it is converted to clear recommendations. Our Business Intelligence team empowers the game teams through insights derived from the data and develops relevant tools and models to support decision making. Your role: You will work closely with our User Acquisition team, which manages performance marketing activities in close collaboration with game development teams. As a Senior Data Scientist you will play a pivotal role in optimizing user acquisition efforts and scaling the games business to the next level. The modelling done in the User Acquisition team affect so much of what we do at Rovio. We predict how players will retain and spend through time, which is fundamental to the gaming industry. Your work will drive the performance marketing activities in the magnitude of millions of euros monthly. You will apply state-of-the-art machine learning approaches for creating automated decision-making systems. Together with our data engineering team, you will prototype and develop scalable solutions that are used to make recommendations for large scale user acquisition campaigns. In addition to performance marketing optimization, you will have the chance to work on any and all of the most interesting and high impact analytics challenges faced by Rovio. What you'll take under your wings: Develop models and algorithms to increase efficiency in decision making and drive higher ROI Design automated solutions to improve ways of performance marketing using your statistics, machine learning and programming skills Test your ideas and work with data engineers to take your solutions to production Work with and guide other team members in data science projects that are of more technical nature Guide stakeholders in defining relevant KPIs, utilizing existing data, discovering opportunities and driving data-driven decision making We’d love you to have these feathers in your cap: Expert knowledge in machine learning concepts and statistics (e.g. random forests/boosting/Bayesian models) Proven record of applying models from concept to production Programming skills in R and/or Python, ability to automate analytics processes using programming languages or modern data science tools Solid knowledge of databases and Big Data technologies (e.g. SQL, Spark, Presto) Self-starter type of personality, ability and willingness to guide a team of experts with different backgrounds. Proactive, trusted advisor and driven by curiosity 4+ years of relevant work experience Interest in mobile games: Your gaming experience will help you to understand the data and business problems. As a plus, prior experience in performance marketing and marketing automatization What you get when you join us: Strong company with ambitious plans for future: Rovio has long background in the mobile gaming industry and we have no plans to stop our growth. Awesome data-minded coworkers: We are a family-like community that is hands-on, collaborative and ambitious. We help each other grow professionally. 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. Hackathons: We love to try new technologies and methods to build the next generation infrastructure. Competitive benefits such as a cell phone of our top models, a laptop you feel comfortable with, lunch and sport vouchers, breakfast, gaming area, sauna and more. Don't keep us waiting - send your application already today! Remember to include a cover letter and CV.Read more

We are now looking for a Front-end developer to join our talented Games Technology Team in Espoo, Finland! As a Front-End Developer you will help us provide the best possible tools to our game developers and support teams, so they can manage games and provide world-class player experiences. You will help to build web applications and related backend APIs using state of the art tools like Angular, creating services that will enrich our player’s experience. Our Technology team of 50 talented professionals works on services for our mobile games including Big Data analytics, build and submission tools for games, cloud infra for service and game servers, and our gaming cloud services platform Beacon. What you'll take under your wing Architect and build efficient and reusable front-end systems that drive complex web applications Work closely with UX designers, product managers and servers engineers to implement versatile front-end solutions to tricky web development problems Participate in the design process, gathering requirements across groups including games, marketing, ads, user acquisition, customer support teams. Identify and resolve performance and scalability issues Launch, iterate and make a difference. Provide front-end coding expertise, and be ready to make our products better for our users. What we are looking for? 3+ years of recent front-end development work experience Strong working knowledge of modern Javascript/HTML/CSS Working experience with AngularJS & Angular 2 and Node.js Excellent team working skills Passion to grow and learn Strong verbal and written English skills Ability to think creatively to solve concrete and real problems You are familiar with front end architecture standards and follow industry best practises Ideally you have these feathers in your cap BSc/MSc in Computer Science or a related technical field strongly preferred Experience with React Experience with multiple web clients on desktops and mobile devices Passion to work in all parts of software development lifecycle from planning to testing, documentation and deployment Practical experience working in Agile software development teams using Scrum or Kanban Experience with Cloud platforms (AWS) Understanding of mobile game development Genuine interest in 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. Oh, and we've got good coffee. And fresh fruits. And free soda :) Don't keep us waiting - send your application already today! Remember to include a cover letter and CV.Read more

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!Read more