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Game Designer

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Stockholm

3 years after release, Angry Birds 2 is still one of the most played games on the App Store and Google Play Store. We want to continue this trend and we need an additional game designer to make that happen! Being part of the team does not only mean a lot of responsibilities but also having your ideas and additions being played by millions of people, every day.

Angry Birds 2 is more than meets the eye. It’s not only the best slingshot game in the industry, but also a game with depth. Depth that has proven to be very successful with our players, new and old. Upgradable birds and slingshots, spells, hats, clan battles, global leaderboards, seasonal events and the Tower of Fortune are just some of the current features. With your help and expertise, we want to discover the “next big thing” within Angry Birds 2!

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."
Sophie Vo
Executive Producer
"Ownership and growth are important in my work and I feel Rovio has been a great environment for that."
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."

Skills & Requirements

What you’ll take under your wings:

  • Maintain and improve Angry Birds 2 success with live operations
  • Communicate your design clearly and collaborate with artists, programmers, the production team and fellow game designers
  • Create and lead the execution of game concepts that meet or exceed the technical, creative and commercial aims of the project
  • Write documentation
  • Create UI mockups
  • Balance economy models

We’d love if you have these feathers in your cap:

  • 2+ years experience working as a game designer
  • Commercial experience working on F2P mobile games, preferably mid-core games
  • Play and understand mobile games
  • Equal parts ambitious, humble and energetic
  • Open to feedback and eager to learn and apply new skills
  • 150 or higher Flockpower in Angry Birds 2 (not really, but we would like you more)

Friday beers (there are non-alcoholic options of course), gaming sessions, various activities and parties are nothing out of the ordinary here. The RPG Studio in Stockholm is not only a place to work, but also a place to be.

Great Place to Work

  • Flexible hours

  • Support for families

  • Growth opportunities

  • Rewards and recognition

  • Inclusive atmosphere

  • Help to relocate

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.

William Wennergren | Hiring Manager

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