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Senior Unity Developer (Stockholm Studio)

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Stockholm
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Stockholm

Are you a Senior Unity Developer passionate about making commercially successful games, creating kick ass, high performing game features that delight our players? Awesome!

Our Stockholm Studio is the studio behind the hugely popular Angry Birds 2, the bigger, badder and birdier sequel to the global phenomenon that put Angry Birds on the map. While they continue to expand and improve that title, they are developing new IPs and game ideas, specifically within the RPG genre, with the mission of becoming the best mobile RPG developer in the west. This presents a great opportunity for the studio to mix their experience with accessible, inclusive, mass-market games, with their personal love for RPGs. Their design pillars are: dynamic, character-driven, and highly social. They are motivated to create mid-core games that are both approachable and challenging.

This role is quite broad and we're looking for someone with experience from all areas of game programming, including mobile game optimizations, social features, UI, as well as back-end systems and databases.

The role is for one of our internal RPG projects.

Your responsibilities:

  • Design and implement game features and systems
  • Develop and help maintain a high quality code base
  • Motivate and inspire other members of the programming team
  • Support in planning, and prioritizing project features
  • Work actively to help the team achieve project targets
  • Help ensure guidelines and agreed conventions are followed
  • Drive communication and sharing with other departments
  • Take a lead in improving processes, tools and team work

You'll fit in if you have:

  • Minimum 5 years of programming experience
  • Experience in a senior role
  • Proven game development background on commercial mobile F2P projects
  • Strong programming skills in C# or C++
  • Proficient in debugging, profiling and performance optimization
  • Broad knowledge of game architecture and technologies (gameplay, rendering, physics, AI, networking)

We'd love if you have some of these:

  • Good understanding of mobile platforms and hardware
  • Experience from native development on mobile or embedded systems
  • Previous experience from working with Unity
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Knowledge about mobile back-ends
  • Deep interest in playing mobile F2P RPGs

What you get when you join us:

  • Support and opportunities helping you to grow and achieve your professional goals
  • Work with teams that are open, collaborative and ambitious
  • Relocation assistance if you are coming from abroad
  • Flexible working hours
  • Diverse environment: we have employees from all around the world and you can join a variety of activities that we come up with together

Don't keep us waiting - send your application already today!

Work with great people

Victor Lemeshev
Senior Backend Developer
"What I personally like most about my job is that I can always expand in new directions, when there is a need for that."
Nicole Yang
Data Analyst
"Our Stockholm office is the best. Comfy surroundings and also working on some of the most popular mobile games in the world. All in a day’s work."
Marc Olivier
Senior Game Designer
"At Rovio, I found that teams have the freedom of an indie and the kind of support only a major developer can offer."
Jan Lidtke
Art Director
"Making games is awesome, but the good vibes in the office and beautiful Finnish scenery are the icing on the cake."

Great Place to Work

  • Flexible hours

  • Growth opportunities

  • Rewards and recognition

  • Inclusive atmosphere

  • Support for families

  • Relocation assistance

  • Phone, laptop

About the company

Rovio is a Finnish, games-first entertainment company that creates, develops and publishes mobile games and acts as a brand licensor in various entertainment and consumer product categories. The Company is best known for the global Angry Birds brand, which started from a popular mobile game in 2009. Today, the Company offers multiple mobile games, that has been downloaded 4B times since 2009, has produced The Angry Birds Movie, which opened number one in theaters in 50 countries, and licenses the Angry Birds brand to consumer products and other entertainment content. Rovio’s operations are divided into two business units, Games and Brand Licensing.

Paul Turner | Hiring Manager

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