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Senior Data Engineer (AI/ML) | Candy Crush

Stockholm Stockholm County 111 57 Sweden
15 days ago


Data, Analytics & Strategy

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Senior Data Engineer (AI/ML) | Candy Crush

Job Description

King makes great games that offer fun, bite-size entertainment experiences for everyone to enjoy! We have a new opportunity for an enthusiastic Senior Data Engineer (Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning) to work with the Candy Crush Core Gameplay team participating in our Level Automation initiative.

You will be part of a cross-functional team of engineers constantly optimising the whole lifecycle of the 15,000+ levels in the Candy Crush Saga (played by millions of people all over the world, for over a decade and with a $20Bn lifetime revenue). This includes all the stages from ideation, understanding our players, creation of levels (by Level Designers), releasing them, maintaining and tweaking them later. We are introducing AI-powered solutions in close collaboration with King’s AI/ML Centre of Excellence.

You are eager to dig into technologies such as Python, BigQuery, Airflow, Kubernetes etc. We want a person that has knowledge in ML and knows the importance of data preparation and feature engineering for a ML project. You can generalise and see a common data solution from the incoming use-cases to ML Platform.

You will be joining a team that will work with simplifying the process of extracting data from the common data warehouse into ML ready features that will be used for training and deploying ML models.

We believe in: collaboration in a fun & friendly way, being fast & fluid over bureaucracy and staying humble, open and passionate.

Skills to create thrills

Bonus points

About King

At King, we’re Making the World Playful. Heard of Candy Crush? We’re the creators behind it. With game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in Dublin, San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, and Malta, we have a 20-year history of delivering some of the world’s most iconic games in the mobile gaming industry and are on a mission to level-up the little moments for our more than 200 million active monthly users. But we aren’t just crushing it with candies, we’re also behind Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch, Pet Rescue and loads of other sweet games. As a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, King is part of Activision Blizzard, which was recently acquired by Microsoft.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

King strives to be a place where everyone can be their most authentic self. We recognize that diversity, equity and inclusion is a vital and continuous conversation, and that change only happens when we all come together. It’s our mission to build a diverse and inclusive Kingdom for our people, players, and community.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is our mission – it’s the thread that connects our people, our players, and our passion for our games. Let’s face it, who doesn’t love a bit of fun?

Kingsters are seriously playful: creative thinkers who balance art and science to bring moments of magic to millions daily. But our players aren’t the only ones that can level-up. We’re always looking for ways to champion each other and make what’s already great, even better.

So, if this feels like a fun way to spend your days, and you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful.

Applications need to be in English.
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