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Welcome to Rovio, a global games-first entertainment company that creates, develops and publishes mobile games, which have been downloaded over 4 billion times. We are best known for the Angry Birds brand which started as a popular mobile game in 2009. As part of our HR team, you will join our group of seven Rovians currently distributed across two sites: Espoo, Finland and Stockholm, Sweden. True to our values, our promise is to deeply care for the experience we provide to candidates as well as to our employees who proudly call themselves ‘Rovians’. We are looking for a Talent Acquisition & Development Coordinator who will manage our learning activities and assist in recruiting. You have excellent communication and teamwork skills with attention to detail and ability to consistently and positively solve problems in a fast-paced and changing work environment. Your key tasks and responsibilities: Talent Acquisition Support recruitment process while ensuring a great candidate experience; scheduling and conducting interviews, reserving conference rooms and hosting candidates onsite Manage presence on job boards and relevant social media channels by posting job advertisements and creating content to enhance our employment brand Manage and develop recruitment software to meet the needs of hiring managers and candidates Produce key recruitment metrics and ensure data is accessible and up to date at all times Manage our trainee program (e.g. marketing, recruiting, onboarding, events, offboarding) Talent Development Manage learning activities and track participation Document, support and improve our learning processes Participate in building and implementing learning tool You’ll need these skills: Knowledge of policies and best practices of talent acquisition and development Good understanding and experience with HR database(s) and recruitment software(s) Hands on experience with recruiting and conducting interviews Ability to prioritize and complete projects within deadline Familiarity with job boards and social media Passion about learning and staying up-to-date with latest HR methods No previous experience is required from the industry, but we hope you have passion towards games We will start the interviews as soon as we find interesting candidates and the position will be filled as soon as we find the right person, so don't hesitate but send your application already today!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 backend 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

Welcome to Rovio! We are looking for an experienced and passionate Senior Game Designer 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. You are able to create game concepts that combine casual approachability of puzzle games with depth and social dynamics of mid-core games. You are fluent in a number of casual and mid-core social-game systems and mechanics and from insights into our audience you are able to craft deep emotional experiences in games so that players think about them even when they are not playing. You share our passion to take the casual social gaming to next level by providing deeper gameplay experiences, and for that you want to understand human psychology and social dynamics to really tick players' intrinsic social motivations and needs. You'll fit in our flock if you want to: Share our vision of re-inventing casual puzzle games Create and lead the execution of game concepts that achieve both creative and commercial success in mobile F2P Continuously learn and keep improving with ambitious and likeminded gaming professionals You’ll need these skills: 7+ yrs commercial experience and proven success working on mobile F2P 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 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!Read more

Are you a communications professional passionate about mobile games and the entertainment industry? Excellent, here at Rovio we’re seeking a skilled Communications Specialist to join our team! Now is an exciting time as the original Angry Birds game will be celebrating its 10th anniversary next year and our movie sequel is in the works. As a Communications Specialist you will ensure that we drive creative Communications and PR initiatives for long-term success. You are an influencer who promotes and maintains a positive image of our company, while ensuring strong online and offline brand presence across all relevant touchpoints. You will coordinate with internal teams (Marketing, Games, Brand Licensing, HR) to maximize brand messaging consistency in all PR and communication efforts. You are in a key role in developing internal communication tools, channels and practices on company level. You will report to Head of Communications & PR. What you’ll take under your wings: Support the development and execution of company-wide communications strategy (external and internal) Coordinate internal communication channel renewal and content creation Develop communication guidelines and key policies, and implement them Educate and train organization regarding comms practices Coordinate creation of news, announcements, Q&A, and media strategy for corporate events Support culture and employer branding strategy creation and implementation both internally and externally Monitor performance of PR resources and activities Help ensure brand consistency in all promotional efforts We’d love it if you had these feathers in your cap: Degree on relevant field (e.g. communications, public relations, marketing) 2+ years of responsible experience working in a communications field is preferred. A passion for games and entertainment Strong writing skills Familiarity with web content management systems as well as with social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube) Good organisational and time management skills Knowledge of the latest comms tools and channels Ability to work under pressure, prioritising work to meet tight deadlines Drive for continuous learning and growthRead more

We are looking for an Experienced Level Designer to lead level design craft and team in Rovio’s Puzzle Studio. Rovio’s Puzzle Studio is the established and passionate team behind the successful puzzle games such as Angry Birds Match, Angry Birds Pop, and our evergreen star Angry Birds Friends. In the studio we are always looking for the most talented and ambitious people to take the puzzle category to new heights. We’re a team first organization where you’ll find openness, candid feedback and a shared ambition to succeed to be at the very core of our DNA as a studio. How do you succeed as a Level Design Lead in the Puzzle Studio? For us, content truly is king, and our level designers are a crucial piece of that puzzle. As a Level Design Lead you will be responsible for mentoring and leading our talented level designers, comfortably navigating between a mix of hands on detail while maintaining the helicopter view of the craft within the Puzzle Studio and driving its long term strategy. Together with the level design teams, you will own the entirety of level design activities in our studio, including delivering top-notch levels, concepting new gameplay elements, and constantly shaping level difficulty and progression pacing, using data analysis to tune and perfect the work. What you’ll take under your wings: As the main point of contact of the level design craft in our studio, you will be managing and leading world-class level design across all of our games You will be coaching, mentoring, and inspiring the standard of our level design expertise, with the ambition of it becoming the best in the world Closely work with level design team members to help them plan and manage their work within their game projects, and determine the best team allocation and talent rotation according to studio priorities and individual needs & preferences You are responsible for creating and driving studio and game specific level KPIs, design guidelines and best practices You own the data and tool development needs for the level design craft As a Team Lead, you will coach level designers in their daily work as well as plan their long term development and career path To keep you familiar with the actual level design work and tools we use, you will be working as a Lead/Senior Level Designer in a selected game We’d love it if you have these feathers in your cap: You have at least 5 years of experience designing game-changing puzzle experiences in such sub genres as match-3, bubble shooter, etc. in a commercially successful F2P puzzle game. In addition, you have at least 2+ years of experience in leading and coaching other designers. You have strong level design skills as well as theoretical or practical knowledge of level design and core gameplay. You are an expert in level content balancing and content pacing. You solve problems analytically, and use data to validate your intuition. You have the ability drive level design through each applicable stage of production: concept, wireframe, prototype, implementation, and refinement through to final sign-off. Mechanics, rules, probabilities, and aesthetics in level design are your specialty. You are great at reviewing games and giving constructive feedback to help refine the best possible content experience, both from commercial and player experience perspective. You are truly excited about the opportunity of building shared level design & production expertise, and best practices throughout multiple games and teams. You are an inspirational leader, and know how to motivate individuals to get the best out of creative professionals as a team. You have experience in F2P games both as a designer and a player, you follow closely what is happening in the market, and are able to distill the best ideas to your own work. We’re looking for team members who bring their own creative vision and passion into 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. What you get when you join us: Great opportunity to work with top talent in the gaming industry! 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 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. Competitive benefits such as a cell phone of our top models, a laptop you feel comfortable with, lunch and sport vouchers, breakfast, gaming area, gym, sauna and more. Send your application over now - we look forward to hearing from you!Read more

Are you passionate about developing world-class solutions for mobile advertising and user acquisition? Are you eager to join an ambitious team? If yes, you might be the Product Manager for UA & Ads we are now looking for to join our dynamic team in Espoo, Finland! As a Product Manager you will help define the user acquisition, cross-promotion and programmatic advertising for Rovio’s free-to-play games. This role is pivotal to growing our player base, retaining our players and monetising our games. You will be responsible for execution and delivery of our services offering working with our own development team and external partners including Singular, AppNexus, Facebook, Unity Ads etc. You will join our Rovio Games Technology team. This team consists 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. We serve hundreds of millions of players and hosts 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 wings Drive our user acquisition and programmatic advertising product vision - seeking for innovation to drive a differentiated market position for Rovio games Maintain roadmap and related epic pages gathering and prioritize input from our UA, advertising, and game teams Act as Product Owner in agile development team Design EPICs and stories in enough technical detail before implementation Ensure an end-to-end experience is delivered to our user acquisition team, advertising, business intelligence, and game teams Ideally you have these skills: Several years of work experience in user acquisition and/or mobile advertising as a Product Lead. Ideally having worked for, or with F2P games Deep experience with several of the following: Attribution, UA campaign optimization, programmatic ads, ads mediation, cross-promotion, ad networks. You should have a robust understanding of technology and terminology in these domains Ability to understand customer needs and translate them into technical deliverables for our developers Experience of agile development - working with UX designers, developers (data, front-end, client, server), and QA engineers. Ideally, you are a Certified Scrum Product Owner. Able to work with and manage implementation with partners As a person you are: Hands on, delivery focused and ensure we deliver customer-centric products – it just works beautifully Strong communicator with the ability to influence senior decision makers Self-starter with a high level of self-direction, motivation and energy What you get when you join us: We give you the best support we can, we help you to grow and achieve your targets 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 Competitive benefits such as extended health care insurance, lunch and sport vouchers, a cell phone of our top models, a laptop you feel comfortable with, breakfast, gaming area, gym and sauna. And all the fruit you can eat! Don't keep us waiting but send your application already today! Remember to include a CV and cover letter.Read more

Passion for games and creating great player experiences, join us as a Senior Game UX Designer! Rovio’s Puzzle Studio is the established and passionate team behind the successful Angry Birds Friends, Angry Birds Blast, Angry Birds POP and newly launched and soaring Angry Birds Match. In the studio we’re looking for the most talented and ambitious yet humble game development professionals on the planet to build the next big thing. We’re a flat organization where you’ll find openness, candid feedback and a shared ambition to succeed to be at the very core of our DNA as a studio. True to the Nordic culture we pride ourselves in real life/work balance and strongly support personal growth and hunger for learning. A successful Game UX Designer at Rovio is by definition an innovative thinker, a driven craft lead, and a skilled advocate for the player - all simultaneously. Our designers leverage strong internal connections to design, create, and orchestrate truly engaging player experiences. You will work with game teams and other stakeholders through research, game UX strategy development, conceptualizing, product definition, and cohesive design. You take pride in making our games feel deep and rewarding but not complex. What you’ll take under your wings: Design, conceptualize, and create player-centric solutions across the entire product lifecycle for social puzzle games Work closely with lean, cross-functional teams Take full ownership of your design work, and have responsibility for all the details along the way. Produce concepts, wireframes and prototypes, test them with our player insight team Coach game teams on the best player experience practices, review games, create guidelines and design bibles to ensure consistent flows and design solutions across multiple games We’d love it if you have these feathers in your cap: 6+ years of experience designing game-changing digital experiences, game industry experience is a strong plus (your background can also be in game design with strong focus on UX) A desire to create the best design & player experiences the game industry has seen Comprehensive understanding of applying the methodologies of user-centric design and research to solve complex design problems Demonstrated track record in creating innovative and engaging games and products, with proven skills in mentoring, presenting, inter-team partnership and effective communication Ability to drive UX design through each stage of production: concept, wireframe, prototype, implementation, and refinement through to final sign-off Ability to review games from player experience perspective and give constructive feedback to game teams to help to refine the best possible user experience. Risk taking in design, pushing past the obvious, and making something players will love Good understanding of mobile platforms Having experience with F2P games both as a designer and a player, you follow closely what is happening in the market, and are able to distill the best ideas to your own work 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 fun new products, and expose your work to a global audience. 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 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 our top models, a laptop you feel comfortable with, lunch and sport vouchers, breakfast, gaming area, gym, sauna and more We will start the interviews as soon as we see great candidates, so don't hesitate but send your application already today!Read more

Welcome to Rovio, a global games-first entertainment company that creates, develops and publishes mobile games, which have been downloaded over 4 billion times. We are best known for the Angry Birds brand which started as a popular mobile game in 2009. As part of our HR team, you will join our group of seven Rovians currently distributed across two sites: Espoo, Finland and Stockholm, Sweden. True to our values, our promise is to deeply care for the experience we provide to candidates as well as to our employees who proudly call themselves ‘Rovians’. We are looking for a senior recruiter with a passion for games who will be responsible for the end-to-end recruitment process. You will work closely with internal stakeholders to attract and hire the candidates. You are self-motivated, comfortable with ambiguity and capable of taking a proactive approach. You have a preference for data and able to draw insights from analytics. Your key tasks and responsibilities: Manage full cycle recruitment process from sourcing to closing candidates. Find, attract and engage active and passive candidates through online databases, job boards and other channels. Act as their point of contact and build relationships to ensure a great experience. Screen and interview candidates to assess for role and culture fit. Build relationships and partner effectively with key stakeholders including HR teammates and hiring managers. Maintain a high level of detail when tracking and analyzing data to provide accurate and analytical reporting. Deliver high-quality work in a fast-paced, fast-changing work environment. You’ll need these skills: Work experience as a recruiter either in-house or at a staffing agency with a focus on the games industry. Solid network within the industry and a good understanding of various crafts ranging from art, design, programming, product and more. We hope you to have mastered one or two of these crafts. Hands on experience with various selection processes (screening, interviewing, reference checking, etc.) and familiarity of relevant job boards and channels. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to manage internal and external stakeholder relationships. Ability to manage high-levels of transactional work to achieve the desired end objectives. Expertise in devising strategies to build talent pipelines (e.g., referral generation campaigns, market research) is a plus. Interviews start as soon as we find interesting candidates. We look forward to hearing from you!Read more

Welcome to Rovio, a global games-first entertainment company that creates, develops and publishes mobile games, which have been downloaded over 4 billion times. We are best known for the Angry Birds brand which started as a popular mobile game in 2009. We are here to conquer the the top grossing charts and we are looking for a talented and driven Executive Assistant who will support our newly appointed EVP, Games helping us achieve this mission. As an EA, you will manage and prioritize extensive task lists, handle communications, maintain dynamic schedules, arrange travel and liaise with internal and external parties. Organization and communication are key to this role. You have experience working and managing communications with many different groups. You also have extensive experience prioritizing, and accomplishing a wide variety of tasks. We are looking for an individual who shares our values, who can get fired up about our mission, and who is excited to help us achieve even greater things. Since this is a close support role, we seek a good match with our Head of Games. As an ideal candidate, you are efficient, nimble, curious, passionate, friendly and takes ownership. Your key tasks and responsibilities: Manage complex calendars. Take notes during meetings and follow up with actionable lists. Coordinate travel arrangements, submit expense reports. Prioritize urgent communications and appointments. Prepare presentations and other documentation. Administrative duties such as maintaining organization charts, checking invoices, managing courier shipments. Arrange and schedule various internal and external events and meetings. Assist in organizing company wide events. You’ll need these skills: A few years of executive administration supporting someone in a senior role. Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Apps. A demonstrated ability to grasp new concepts and multi-task in a dynamic environment. Great attention to detail and strong problem solving skills. Excellent written and verbal English and Finnish communication skills. The game industry is very unique so it would be great if you are familiar with the industry or have huge interest towards games. Interviews start as soon as we find interesting candidates. We look forward to hearing from you!Read more

Hello you, curious person! We are looking for a Senior Data Analyst to join our Business Intelligence team in Espoo, Finland. You will work on delivering insights on 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 insights. Our Business Intelligence team empowers the 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 Analyst you will play a pivotal role in analysing and optimizing user acquisition efforts and be responsible for providing insights to guide the team. You will use your analytical skills to discover opportunities, objectively evaluate what works, and make recommendations to improve ROI. You’ll work with analysts, campaign managers and game teams closely. Fast-paced gaming industry and continually evolving marketing landscape offers ample opportunity for innovation and personal growth. As a person you are willing to leave your mark and challenge conventions. You act with integrity and care for the experience we provide to our fans. Your responsibilities: Perform analysis and deliver insights to game, marketing and finance teams using your strong communication skills and analysis/modelling toolbox Develop algorithms, tools, dashboards and reports to increase efficiency in decision making and drive higher ROI Participate in data harmonization activities by defining requirements and ensuring data quality Guide stakeholders in defining relevant KPIs, utilizing existing data, discovering opportunities and driving data-driven decision makin Your skills: You’re passionate about mobile games. Your gaming experience will get handy, as it will help you to interpret the data you see. You can find your way in analytics programming/scripting with R and/or Python. You are able to automate analytics processes using programming languages or relevant tools. You used databases and Big Data technologies (e.g. SQL, Spark, Presto). You are a self-starter who doesn’t need day-to-day supervision, but can also work in a team of experts with different backgrounds. You enjoy interacting with others, you are proactive and a trusted advisor. You’re driven by curiosity, and are not afraid to experiment and learn. You have 3+ years of relevant work experience. Familiarity with marketing terms like CPI, ROI, LTV, creative optimization is a plus. 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. 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