UX Writer | Farm Heroes Saga

King

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time

Posted


Craft:

UX & UI

Job Description:

Can you craft experiences through words and design content that is clear, concise, and useful? Would helping guide our players through Farm Heroes Saga by creating a seamless experience for them to enjoy be exciting to you?

We are looking for a Content Designer to help us level up the craft at Farm Heroes. You will work with a cross-functional team on content design initiatives across our games, creating business value while delivering unforgettable experiences that delight players across the world.

Your role within the Kingdom

Content Design is one of the rapidly growing crafts in Farm Heroes Saga. As part of a cross-functional team, you will be working closely with UX designers and researchers to craft user journeys and design content that meets player needs and guides them to where they want to go.

If you are a problem solver with a passion for words, apply now!

In this role, you will report to the Lead UX Designer and be part of the UX Writing craft at King.

Your responsibilities would include:

  • Use writing and content design skills to create microcopy that facilitates user navigation and interaction with the game, taking care of the content writing strategy

  • Collaborate with other crafts like UX Design, UX Research, UI, and Game Design to create and uphold the UX vision for the game.

  • Partner with product stakeholders and understand how to use data to help guide game and feature improvements.

  • Represent the players’ needs through analysis, empathy and balancing them with our business needs.

  • Partner with product stakeholders and understand how to use data to help guide game and feature improvements.

  • Represent the players’ needs through analysis, empathy, and balancing them with our business needs.

  • Work with other Content Designers to maintain and evolve content guidelines, create content best practices, and develop ways of working.

  • Help to evangelize Content Design across stakeholders and teams in Farm Heroes Saga and contribute to the development of the craft.

  • Present your design work and clearly articulate and justify your content design decisions within your feature team and other stakeholders through excellent communication skills.

  • Work with the Globalization team to help make our games accessible and amazing around the world.

Requirements

  • Exceptional written and verbal English communication skills.

  • Great communication and presentation skills.

  • You are familiar with the fundamentals of Interaction Design and Information Architecture.

  • You can follow a Design Thinking process.

Bonus Points

  • Have a portfolio that demonstrates a history of projects as well as their outcomes and learnings.

  • Experience working with design tools like Figma and content management tools like Lokalise.

  • Experience working with UX researchers to validate content decisions.

  • Experience working in a product organization.

  • Exposure to an Agile environment.

  • AB testing experience.

About King

King is the game developer behind the world-famous Candy Crush franchise, as well as mobile game hits including Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. Candy Crush is the top-grossing franchise in US app stores, a position it has held for the last two years, and King’s games are being played by 245 million monthly active users as of Q3 2021. King, which is part of the Activision Blizzard group since its acquisition in 2016, employs nearly 2,000 people in game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Malta.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

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 cannot 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.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid-core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players - and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If 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.
Discover King at careers.king.com

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