Job searching can be long and arduous, venturing across job boards to find the latest and most relevant positions that match your unique skillset. Coupled with the difficulties faced in job markets during the COVID-19 pandemic, lots of people are struggling to know where to start.
This week, we have gathered 10 interesting positions currently available from industry-leading mobile games developers across the world, including the likes of King, Pixel Toys, the Pokémon Company, Tencent, and more.
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Job description: We are looking for a news writer/editor to plan, write, edit, commission and promote unique news content for the leading mobile b2b editorial brand at Steel Media. PocketGamer.biz covers the fast-paced mobile gaming industry, serving the business community to keep them informed and help them make business decisions.
You will be primarily responsible for making sure the news on the site is timely, up-to-date and relevant, but as part of a team your role is to support the editor and you will have the opportunity to produce strong editorial output across the entire site and help deliver the “live version” of the site: our international industry conferences, Pocket Gamer Connects
Job description: The artist role at Playco is unique compared to other companies. We work on a wide variety of projects with varying styles and game mechanics. You’ll be able to explore different genres and learn new techniques.
An ideal candidate can take ownership over a game and create games that clearly stand out from the pack, while working closely with their fellow artists, product managers, and engineers to make sure they are aligned with the high standards we strive for. There’s a lot of opportunity to grow into a leadership role in this position, so having previous experience in this area is a plus.
job description: This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to join a new game with a super impactful vision of providing quality entertainment for kids! This new IP has a focus on befriending animals, taking care of the environment, and going on adventures in a new natural landscape!
We are now looking for an experienced Senior Product Marketing Manager who will lead the brand and marketing efforts as a member of the franchise leadership, helping to shape the future of the Wildsong franchise. This includes setting the long-range brand strategy and working with consumer, competitive, and market insights to best position and guide the franchise in the marketplace.
Job description: We are looking for a QA Lead who will be working with our game teams - engineers, artists, producers and other designers and developers - striving to make a cohesive and clear user experience.
You’d need to be great at leading people on the right path, building strong relationships with team members and stakeholders, and a strong communicator. We need you to help us pave the way for QA with new initiatives, great problem solving skills and most importantly an ability to ask: “Why?”.
Job description: We are seeking a highly creative, veteran Designer with a wealth of experience in F2P to explore and challenge new territory in the Mobile space. With the collective design team, you will define, maintain, and develop the creative vision of the studio as we drive the ideation of new innovative mobile games at BANDAI NAMCO Mobile.
You will be joining our very Senior Games team, responsible for some of the world's top-grossing F2P Games. With this team, you will be prototyping innovative new F2P games from scratch, with the goal of providing an experience to players like no other has done before. As well as championing best design practices in the studio.
Job description: As the Creative Director and a member of the Brand Development team, you will work with all parts of the company involved in Angry Birds to ensure the brand is being respected and honored.
You will find creative ways to contribute to the overall brand Lore and experience, regardless of medium. In particular, you will work particularly closely with the Social Media and Community Development teams to encourage participation, engagement, UGC and fandom. As the internal reference for all things Angry Birds, you will develop and maintain an encyclopedic knowledge of past projects (games, shows, movies, licensing, etc).
Job description: We’re excited to announce that we’re looking for a Head of Studio for our Shanghai office. The goal of the Studio in Shanghai is to release global games that match (or exceed!) the quality of the games from our studio in Helsinki.
The Head of Studio will play an important role in our Shanghai Studio, making sure the games and the teams are supported in the best possible way, and continue to grow and provide memorable and fun gaming experiences to all our players around the world.
Job description: We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated, collaboration- orientated, Lead Game Designer to join an incredibly diverse team, working on one of the biggest and most successful mobile games in the world - Candy Crush Soda Saga. As a Lead Game Designer, you will have responsibility and accountability for the design, implementation, user testing and delivery of the systems and design architecture of the game.
Job description: As Casual / Free to play Games Monetisation Designer you have experience creating key monetisation systems within F2P games. You’ll work closely with every department to create monetisation opportunities for our games.
You can either work REMOTELY or in our Bangalore office surrounded by a great bunch of people!
Job description: Netflix is looking for an experienced Head of Strategic Partnerships to join the Netflix Game Studio to help deliver the next generation of video games for a worldwide audience. This role is a part of the Game Operations team, supporting the development and deployment of new games on our platform by working closely with internal teams and key platform partners to drive the global game distribution strategy at Netflix.
The Head of Strategic Partnerships will have a proven track record of building strong relationships with platform partners, game service providers and game developers, driving the partnership strategy for the Netflix Game Studio. The role will work with a broad array of Netflix cross-functional teams including Platform Product and Engineering, Game Studio and Development leadership, Central Tech and Development Operations.