We’re looking for a System Developer with strong Java skills to deliver back-end components and systems for world leading casual games.
Your role within our Kingdom
As our Java Developer you are not afraid to embrace our DevOps methodology: you promote your code to our production systems and look after it while in production. Together with you colleagues you will take a lead on creating and maintaining back end of our casual games. As part of the developer team you will enjoy a creative, challenging and collaborative environment where your ideas will be every bit as valued as your programming expertise.
Skills to create thrills
You have great passion for system development, new technologies, large scale systems and games in particular. You’re an excellent communicator, happy dealing with people from different business units and with varying degrees of technical savvy. Therefore you’re able to translate business needs to technical requirements and implementation. You’re striving to be the best in your area of expertise, no compromises. Other skills include:
Amazing knowledge of Java, JSP, databases and web development in general
Very experienced in working on a variety of complex, high-scale systems in a commercial setting
Focused on maintainability and quality, building for the long term
Structured and analytical
Able to architect & design components, features and systems
Knowledgeable about to web protocols, application servers and web servers
Used to TDD, UNIX environments, Subversion
Tasty bonus skills
Experience on projects for high scalability sites
Good C++ knowledge
We’re knights of creativity
We believe that great games are developed by working in small, autonomous creative teams that control the whole process - from idea to amazing game. Our close connection with and instant feedback from the player community, enables us to deliver truly magical moments. We value your free time and your need to refuel, relax and find inspiration - by playing games with your colleagues, being at home with your family or going to the gym or out for a run. That's how we stay creative. That’s why we call ourselves developers of magic and knights of creativity.
About the Barcelona studio
The first Barcelona studio was created in the summer of 2012 to build casual games for web and mobile. By now we are the home of two game studios and King Global Services centre. Located centrally in sunny and friendly Barcelona it provides the perfect combination of the dynamic flexibility and rapid growth of a start-up with the security, stability and infrastructure of an industry leader. It is the home of our upcoming hit Papa Pear Saga with more hit games in the pipe!
Want to join our Kingdom?
Please send us your CV by clicking the ‘Apply now’ button.
|Full company name||King|
|Location||Barcelona, Barcelona (España)|
|Activities||Contenidos para móviles|
Desarrollo de aplicaciones
Desarrollo de videojuegos
Edición de videojuegos
|About this company||King is a worldwide leader in cross-platform, bite-sized games on mobile, Facebook and the web. King created Candy Crush Saga, one of the most popular and highest grossing mobile apps across the globe and Facebook’s #1 app. King currently has over 225 million monthly players generating over 30 billion gameplays per month across mobile, Facebook and the website http://www.king.com. Across all platforms, King now has more than 100 million daily players. The company offers more than 160 exclusive games in 14 languages through http://www.king.com, on mobile and tablets, and on Facebook.|
We believe that great games are developed by working in small, autonomous creative teams that control the whole process - from idea to amazing game. And although we have short lead times there’s no crunch, we set our own agenda. Our close connection with and instant feedback from the player community, enables us to deliver truly magical moments. We value your free time and your need to refuel, relax and find inspiration - by playing games with your colleagues, being at home with your family or going to the gym or out for a run. That's how we stay creative. That’s why we call ourselves developers of magic and knights of creativity.