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Espoo, Finland

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!Lue lisää

We are looking for an experienced Technical Art Lead to join us on our quest to create industry leading games and push the boundaries of what is possible on Mobile. On this quest you will be joined by talented people from our award winning teams. Ultimately, you’ll be responsible for coming up with the technical solutions for achieving the aspired aesthetic quality of the project you are working on, but you’re also expected to play a big role in development of our art pipelines and ways of working for future. If you know Unity through and through and can work on wide range of duties between tech and art, you might be exactly what we are looking for. You would be responsible for implementing the look, style, and aesthetics of the game you are working on. As well as work on the real-time and baked lighting, create and customize shaders for 2D and 3D, and create particle systems and effects that interact with other assets. Understanding of rigging and animation systems is a plus.Lue lisää

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!Lue lisää

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!Lue lisää

We are looking for an Experienced Level Designer for Rovio’s Puzzle Studio. Depending on your skillset and experience this may be a Staff or Senior role. Rovio’s Puzzle Studio is the established and passionate team behind the successful Angry Birds Match, Angry Birds Pop, and soaring Angry Birds Blast. 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. How do you succeed as a Level Designer in the Puzzle Studio? We believe strongly that content is king, and our level designers are a crucial piece of that puzzle. As a level designer you are responsible for crafting the definitive player touchpoint for our games. You will own the entirety of content design including delivering top-notch levels, concepting new gameplay elements and shaping level difficulty and progression all the while using data analysis to tune and perfect your work. What you’ll take under your wings: Design and deliver level content in all its forms across the entire product lifecycle for social puzzle games. Use data and player feedback to continuously hone and maintain existing level content. Take full ownership your work, and have responsibility for all design details along the way. Work closely with other team members by collaborating on multiple aspects of the development process to ensure the game’s success. We’d love it if you have these feathers in your cap: You have at least 4 years of experience designing game-changing puzzle experiences in such sub genres as match 3, bubble shooter, etc. You have a demonstrated track record of bringing impactful data driven changes to live products. You have the passion inside you to create the best content & player experiences the game industry has ever seen. You have strong level design skills as well as theoretical or practical knowledge of level design and core gameplay. You solve problems analytically, and use data to validate your intuition. Mechanics, rules, probabilities and aesthetics in level design are your specialty. You have the ability drive level design through each applicable stage of production: concept, wireframe, prototype, implementation, and refinement through to final sign-off. Reviewing games from player experience perspective and give constructive feedback to game teams to help to refine the best possible content experience is your passion. You are incredibly focused on top-quality and efficient content production. 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: 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. Send your application over now - we look forward to hearing from you!Lue lisää