C++ Game Developer – Games Studio in London, UK

Employer: King

Location: London, UK

Type: Full Time

We are looking for a super-talented C++ Game Developer to join us in our London shared studio support team, building tools and features across the entire Farm Heroes Franchise and beyond. You will work collaborativelyon a team to build features to meet the needs of several game teams. We like to rotate responsibilities regularly, so you will have a chance to work with several different technologies.


As part of the development team you will enjoy a creative, challenging and collaborative environment where your ideas will be every bit as valued as your programming expertise. Some of your responsibilities:

  • Design, implement and test features for games, tools and pipelines.
  • Maintain, optimize and refactor existing features
  • Deliver high quality and well-structured code
  • Share knowledge and help colleagues across the studio


ou are a programmer that enjoys an array of challenges, and strive to deliver great products and technology. You are a curious and fast-learner, and are excited to contribute to live games with a massive user base.

  • Excellent C++ knowledge
  • Passion for game development
  • Ability to work closely with game teams to understand their needs
  • High sense of quality and polish


  • Experience in cross platform game development:
  • iOS/Android/HTML5 Ability to develop on multiple platforms: Windows and OSX with Linux backends
  • Frontend web development skills, ReactJS, TypeScript, HTML5
  • Unity experience, especially in production environments
  • Build pipeline & automation, Jenkins, Puppet, CMake, Gradle
  • Experience in working with memory / performance critical applications
  • Experience maintaining live games


Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace, great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply can’t expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes. And that’s it.


Officially, we’re a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. Unofficially, we’re a serious business that’s not afraid to have fun. Every day at King, we mix intuition with logic, art with science and magic with mathematics to create the games the world loves to play. Together with our parent company Activision Blizzard, our mission is to bring moments of magic to everyday life. If you think this is something you can help us achieve, let’s talk.