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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 responsible for mentoring and leading our talented level designers, comfortably navigating between a mix of hands on detail while maintaining the helicopter view and driving the long term strategy. Together with level design team, 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 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 to plan and manage their work in their game projects, and determining 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 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 reviewing games and giving constructive feedback to help to 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 inspirational leader, and know how to motivate individuals and 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

We are creating cutting-edge mid-core games within Battle Studio. We’re working on an unannounced, competitive game and brand new IP. Be part of a senior team with flat hierarchies and high ambitions where strong ideas, commitment and hard skills trump years of experience. You will be creating stunning visual effects in unity and add atmosphere and depth to gameplay. You are an excellent observer and expert dissecting animations and visual effects. Designing textures and geometry needed for stylized VFX is part of your routine. You will be working closely with animators, character artists, technical artists, art direction & game design to forge unforgettable experiences for our fans. What you’ll take under your wings: Create and implement real-time particle effects and animated shaders Design handcrafted special FX textures from scratch and match the benchmarks Own the technical setup and troubleshooting in Unity You are skilled with related disciplines such as as concept art, animation and modelling Photoshop, Maya and Unity are part of your basic toolkit We’d love you to have these feathers in your cap: 3+ years of experience as a VFX artist in the games or entertainment industry Experience on published games using Unity Aware of the needs of mobile game development from early concept to life-ops You are not a diva – Using Unity asset store placeholders is ordinary to you A gameplay and mobile first mindset Strong interest in games & animated series Strong communication and being open to receiving feedback You are diligent with documentation and sharing your work proactively with the team Your demo reel illustrates your excitement for visual effects in games – preferably mobile and using Unity. We’re looking for team members who bring their passion and creative spirit to everything they do. If that describes you, this is a great opportunity to work in an ambitious and lively environment. Send your application over now – we look forward to hearing from you!Read more

Are you passionate about mobile games, have a great organizational skills and superb eye for polish and good visual designs? We are looking for an experienced Marketing Art Lead to join us on a quest of making the most out of our games. On this quest you will be joined by talented people from our award winning game teams at our internal Puzzle Studio. Ultimately, you’ll be responsible for the aesthetic quality of our most critical customer touchpoints - app stores, social media, banners and ads, but you’re also expected to provide technical solutions and pipelines needed to make that asset creation smooth and more efficient through templates and guidelines. Your key tasks and responsibilities would be: Creating marketing art assets and templates, and supervising art asset production and outsourcing of the assets if needed. Maintaining high standards of the marketing art Developing, and constantly improving the marketing art working methods and best practices within the studio. Create, update, and maintain marketing art templates for existing key games Create screenshots, cross promotion and UA banners, and social media assets if and when appropriate templates are not available Educates the game teams, community managers, and other stakeholders in how to effectively create assets and use the marketing art templates Create internal and external presentations and partner decks Create special featuring and other promotional assets when needed Work on both still and video templates Advocate for creative values within the project team We’d want you to have these feathers in your cap: 5+ years of relevant experience Impressive portfolio Great personality and attitude Expert knowledge of Adobe Photoshop Basic knowledge of Adobe After Effects or Premier Pro Great skills in graphic design, typography Ability to independently prioritize own work Ability to adhere to brand guidelines Attention to detail and problem solving mindset Adaptation and understanding of different art styles Ability to adapt to technical requirements and workflow Ability to lead and delegate work, and create briefs for outsourcing Experience in documenting workflows Great understanding of how to create templates for both still and video asset production Fluent in English, and strong verbal and written communication skills The position is full time, and requires the candidate to relocate to Finland. The position is in our Espoo Headquarter, just few hundred meters from Helsinki border and less than 10 minutes metro ride from downtown Helsinki.Read more

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!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