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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 Lead Product Manager for UA & Ads we are now looking for to join our dynamic team in Espoo, Finland! As a Lead 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

Are you eager to bring mobile games to life with cloud-based experiences in a DevOps manner? Do you feel inspired by developing innovative services for F2P games? If yes, you might be the Cloud Engineer we are now looking for to join our Games Technology team! Rovio Games Cloud Platform serves hundreds of millions of users 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 As a Cloud Engineer you will be playing a key role in operating, supporting and developing our Cloud Platform. Our state-of-the-art Platform has been designed for automation, scalability and operational simplicity. You will get a chance to work with the latest technologies and your work will have a real impact on the direction of the platform and the quality of our services. You can be either a senior cloud professional already gained experience on the field or a young talent in the early stages of your career aiming to grow into the role. We are especially fond of candidates with additional strengths in either networking/IT security/DevOps practices and we see cross-discipline skills as a benefit.Read more

Hello you, curious and hands-on person! We are looking for a Data Products Developer 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 game teams to offer even better gaming experiences. 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 places extra importance on the role of data products in delivering these insights. Your role: We believe in transparency, and we care about sharing the insights transparently across Rovio. As a Data Products Developer you will have a key role in central reporting and be responsible for developing high quality data products to support various teams. You will use your technical skills to create visualizations, develop new features for internal BI tools and implement automated solutions to generate insights. You’ll work with analysts, engineers and project teams closely to conceptualize, prototype and finetune solutions. We aim to make it easier and faster for the teams to make the most of our data, and we expect you to think about your users first. You seek to understand the users’ work, and your design principle is to offer simple yet efficient solutions. We will need your creative thinking skills in telling stories with data. Fast-paced gaming industry and constant advancements in analytics technologies drive us to act fast to changes and adopt new methods. We look for hacker mindset in an ideal candidate, who values efficiency and embarks on new challenges fast. We want you to be curious and bring new technologies or methods to the table in a self-starter manner. Your responsibilities: Implement visualization components and enrich features of internal BI tools Develop tools to increase efficiency in decision making using your software development toolbox Create scripts and templates necessary for reusable and automated dashboards or reports Explore market trends and developments in business intelligence, data science and analytics tools to find technical solutions to business challenges Your skills: You have gained 2+ years of experience as software developer or in an equivalent position You have excellent knowledge of web development using JavaScript and JavaScript-based data visualization frameworks (e.g D3) SQL is your comfort area and you are familiar with big data technologies (e.g. Spark, Presto) You are able to collect, process and visualize data using analytical languages and frameworks such as R, Python, Shiny or Bokeh You enjoy interacting with others, and you can work in a team of experts with different backgrounds You are a self-starter with a high level of self-direction, motivation and energy You’re proactive, driven by curiosity, and are not afraid to experiment and learn You are passionate about visualizing data, and you love games! 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 co-workers: 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. Hackatons: 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 but send your application already today! Remember to include a CV and cover letter.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

Are you an artist passionate about making chart topping games, creating great looking, player friendly and consistent mobile art that delight our players? Awesome, we at the Rovio Finland are looking for a talented Art Director to help us with current and upcoming titles. We invision someone whose creative output makes our team and players go bananas. You need a portfolio demonstrating your skills in 2D and 3D, visual development and most importantly, a bottomless passion for excellent game art. You will building and leading our art team as well as working closely with designers and programmers to create unforgettable experiences for our players.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

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 eager to bring mobile games to life? Do you feel inspired by being part of developing innovative software service for F2P games? Do you want to help us experiment with new technologies? If yes, you might be the Blockchain Research Developer we are now looking for to join our skilled Games Technology team. We are seeking an individual to work with Rovio to experiment and research use of blockchain in games. This work in part would support Rovio’s participation in the EU Horizon 2020 - Sofie project (link https://www.sofie-iot.eu/) - with partners including Aalto University, Ericsson and Guardtime. You may be a PhD student or considering entering a PhD program. As a Research Developer you will join our Games Technology team in Espoo, Finland a stones throw from the Aalto University Campus. Our team of circa 45 talented professionals works on services and technology for our games including data and analytics, build and submission tools for games, cloud infra for service and game servers, and our gaming cloud services platform Beacon. You will take under your wings: Researching and prototyping blockchain applications in gaming Working with the team to define deliverables and develop prototypes Participating in Project Sofie on the behalf of RovioRead more

Are you an experienced Comms & PR Leader passionate about mobile games and the entertainment industry? Excellent, here at Rovio we’re seeking a Head of Communications and PR to lead our Communications and PR activities at a company-wide level as well as across all Rovio products, from games to movies. 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 Comms & PR Lead, you will create a strategy which ensures we execute effective press releases, build online communities and coordinate events, driving creative 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 will take a lead in developing internal communication tools, channels and practices on company level. We ask candidates to submit multiple examples of coverage in relevant gaming, entertainment, and technology outlets - and results - from previously executed media releases and communication plans. What you’ll take under your wings: Lead the development and execution of company-wide communications strategy (external and internal) Manage creation of news, announcements, Q&A, and media strategy for corporate events and activities Develop and train organization on communication guidelines and key policies Support employee experience strategy creation and implementation both internally and externally Maximise brand presence on various channels (e.g. web, TV and social media) Cultivate and maintain relationships with media and influential professionals Help ensure brand consistency in all promotional efforts Organise PR events to increase awareness of our company Lead a small team of comms & PR professionals, developing and coaching team members We’d love it if you had these feathers in your cap: A proven track record working within the gaming or entertainment industry Visionary and forward-leaning approach to organizational comms & PR A passion for games and entertainment A story building approach to PR Be well connected with media contacts Excellent organisational and time management skills Knowledge of the latest comms tools and channels Ability to work under pressure, prioritising work to meet tight deadlines People management and coaching skillsRead 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