King Overview

  • www.king.com
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2003
  • Company - Public
  • Video Game
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games, including franchises such as Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Pet Rescue and Bubble Witch. We have 249 million monthly active users as of fourth ...
Mission: Making great games is incredibly challenging but we’ve proven it can be done… and we see a world of possibilities ahead. We’re challenging ourselves to dream bigger in a seriously playful way. We’re experimenting, learning, and adapting continuously to shape the industry in ways ...

Company Updates

July 1, 2021
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Get to know Magnus Puig De La Bellacasa Cristiansson, Game Developer at King! His path into the gaming industry started with a leap of faith. But soon after, the assumptions he had about it vanished, the day he started working at King. Learn all about that journey, the company-wide code quality initiative, and what the Cheeseboard is all about.
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May 25, 2021
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Meet three of our leaders across Activision Blizzard Entertainment and King who work to ensure that everyone can play our games and learn why inclusive design matters. "Something everyone has is internalized biases, right? I call it the developer bias because you can understand it and you can play it, so you think everyone can play and everyone will understand it. It’s the same with ability bias. Since you have no problems playing the game, you think, oh, this won't present a problem to anyone else” - Emilio Jéldrez, Senior UX Designer at King
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King Reviews

3.7
74%
Recommend to a Friend
65%
Approve of CEO
Humam Sakhnini
Humam Sakhnini
63 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 3 years

"Great place to work"

Oct 3, 2021 - Data Engineer in London, England

Pros

Great work life balance
Great people

Cons

Paying less then other big companies
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Diversity & Inclusion at King

3.9
(90 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

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 sim

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Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at King?

...Lots of diversity and inclusion groups but it's just for PR, these groups are where the most problematic people are....Read More

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King Interviews

Experience
Positive45%
Negative36%
Neutral19%
Getting an Interview
Applied online75%
Recruiter10%
Employee Referral7%
Difficulty
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  1. Game Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portugal
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at King (Portugal)

    Interview

    Done through a online platform we're you need to film yourself answering the questions. You also need to do a development test and play some games. They don't give you any feedback and it's a very cold process.
    Interview

    Which king game you like the most?

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King Awards & Accolades

  • Top 100 Most Attractive Employer by MSc Engineering Professionals (Sweden)Universum2020
  • Top 100 Most Attractive Employer by Business Professionals (Sweden)Universum2020
  • Top 50 Most Attractive Employer by Law Professionals (Sweden)Universum2020
  • Top 100 Most Attractive Employer by IT Professionals (Sweden)Universum2020
  • Top 100 Most Attractive Employer by BSc Engineering Professionals (Sweden)Universum2020

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King FAQ

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Does King offer massages?

...Free breakfast, support in further learning, team, free snacks, fruit and juice, activities, after work activities, gym pass, free covid tests, free game demos...

November 23, 2021

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