13 job openings

Berlin

Industry

Computer Games

Foundation Date

2009

Wooga

Berlin

Story

Founded in 2009, Wooga has become one of the most popular developers of mobile games in the world. At its headquarters in Berlin, employees from more than 40 nations develop high quality free-to-play games for a global audience. Wooga’s focus is on regularly creating hits such as Jelly Splash, Pearl’s Peril, Diamond Dash and most recently Bubble Island 2. Millions of players enjoy Wooga games across the world on multiple platforms.

Vision

At Wooga, everyone works on valuable, vibrant projects.

From groundbreaking prototypes to live games that entertain millions every day.

Our Mission

We are aiming to be the number 1 independent casual games developer and to create games that entire millions daily.

Meet the Team

Job Opportunities

Social Media Manager

Vacancy opened 21-11-2016
Location: Berlin

Job purpose :
Wooga is the maker of a number of well-loved games including hit titles like Diamond Dash, Jelly Splash, and Pearl’s Peril – more are always on the way. As a Social Media Manager at Wooga, you will be responsible for engaging our audiences by creating captivating social media content and inspiring email campaigns with the goal of establishing and growing positive, engaged, and loyal communities that transcend the confines of the game.


What you will be doing

  • Actively engage with new and existing players across all relevant social media platforms (and sometimes IRL)
  • Collaborate with our in-house artists and designer, create compelling and engaging content for game events, game updates, competitions and more
  • Work closely with developers and other stakeholders to plan, design, and execute community marketing campaigns in coordination with game events/release schedule
  • Monitor competitors and benchmark activities against competitors and the gaming industry in general
  • Track, report, and analyze results to shape future initiatives
  • Continuously explore new ways to reach our players outside of the games themselves
  • Cooperate with the Player Experience team to escalate any potential technical issues to the development team

  • Who we are looking for

  • You have a minimum of 2 years professional experience managing large online communities, preferably game-related
  • Experience leveraging different Social Media channels and creating out-of-the-box ideas and campaigns that tailor to their specific audiences
  • Experience with Social Media scheduling, reporting, and analytics tools
  • Proven success in Social Media metrics optimization
  • Copywriting skills, proven across different channels
  • Basic knowledge of creative software (esp. Photoshop)
  • Basic familiarity with email marketing & push notification campaigns and best practices
  • Great communication skills and attention to detail
  • Customer service mindset: You put the player first and actively listen to their feedback to both improve your work and provide insight to the business
  • Interest in / extensive familiarity with mobile games
  • English writing and speaking at native level
  • Why you should join us

  • Agile and quick decision-making culture
  • Work in a setting ideal for developing yourself professionally, where regular feedback reviews, a yearly Education Budget, and talks from internal and external experts are standard.
  • International and dynamic environment dedicated to making great games
  • Live in Berlin!
  • This job is located in Berlin, Germany. 

    Wooga is an equal opportunities employer. We invite international candidates to apply, as well as monsters and unicorns. It is optional to include your photo, date of birth, and place of birth in your application.

    Vacancy opened 06-02-2017
    Location: Berlin

    Job purpose :
    About the job

    We are currently working on a new Hidden Object Game, and the key to a successful game in the genre is creating environments and scenes our players love. To do that we need strong 2D Artists who can create environments from concept to final product that match the theme and story.

    If you enjoy creating beautiful scenes in 2D that give life to game and story this a role for you.

  • You will join our hidden object game studio creating environments for one of our upcoming games
  • Based on an idea or location be able to concept and deliver final quality environments.
  • Working with a team of talented artists you will create a realistic and engaging scenes that will combine with props to make an engaging hidden object experience.
  • You will join a dedicated team of product managers, artists and developers.
  • Who we are looking for
  • An experienced 2D Artist who can create full scenes from sketch to final 2D
  • Can align with different styles.
  • Experience with Photoshop.
  • You can vary your composition to deliver unique art.
  • Ability to work with other disciplines to create engaging experiences.
  • Team player, open to feedback and to contribute to improvements.
  • Independent, reliable and motivated.
  • Why join us
  • Create and expand a game and see your own ideas come to life for millions of players.
  • Freedom, trust and ownership do apply- day to day.
  • We get to do something magical and unique – creating great games.
  • Live in Berlin!
  • Vacancy opened 31-10-2016
    Location: Wooga HQ

    Job purpose :
    It's been a great university recruitment season! All game engineering internship positions for the start of 2017 have now been filled. While we are still accepting applications, please note that we will only be able to offer internships that will start in April 2017 or later. About Wooga

    Based in Berlin, Europe's creative tech capital, our employees from 40 nations work together to develop top titles for a global audience. Working in independent teams, Wooga's signature approach to making great games for mobile has made us one of the world's most popular developers.

    About the internship

    This exciting internship position, which is part of our Young Talent program, is open to students currently enrolled in university. As part of the program, you will join one of our game development studios and become a fully integrated team member. Here you will learn how we develop games and advance your skills through a combination of instructed training and hands-on experience. You will quickly be given your own projects where you will have the opportunity to contribute towards the improvements of our games. You will be able to bring in your own ideas and realize projects that will be played by millions of players all around the world. You will work on the development of our newest games based on Unity for iOS and Android.

    Who we are looking for
  • Bachelor or masters students currently enrolled at a university in a Games Programming (highly preferred), Computer Science, or similar program  
  • Previous experience working with Unity 3D
  • Knowledge in any of the following a plus: mobile development, C#, Objective-C, Actionscript, Ruby, OOP
  • Extraordinary achievement in your studies
  • Strong affinity for social media, particularly social games
  • Eager to code with an ability to learn fast and familiarize yourself with new subjects areas
  • Good product and design sense
  • A ‘getting things done’ mentality
  • Excellent English communication skills and a strong capacity for teamwork
  • The ability to work in a truly international and multi-cultural environment
  • As English is our office language, no German skills are required. But we’ll help you learn if you want to!

    Why you should join us
  • Work on projects to be enjoyed by millions
  • Be located in Berlin – Europe’s most exciting city, with low cost of living and high quality of life
  • Potential for future employment at Wooga
  • International and dynamic environment dedicated to making great games
  • Innovation as the daily business and quick decision-making processes
  • Wooga is an equal opportunity employer. We invite international candidates to apply, as well as monsters and unicorns. We offer our internships only to baby monsters that are still enrolled at a university. Graduated monsters please apply for the permanent positions!

    It is optional to include your photo, date of birth, and place of birth in your application.

    Vacancy opened 31-10-2016
    Location: Wooga HQ

    Job purpose :
    About Wooga

    Based in Berlin, Europe's creative tech capital, our employees from 40 nations work together to develop top titles for a global audience. Working in independent teams, Wooga's signature approach to making great games for mobile has made us one of the world's most popular developers.

    About the job

    As part of our team, you will be responsible for the development and design of fun and highly scalable mobile games. Grab the chance to develop games, which will reach millions of users all around the world.

  • Build high-quality games for mobile platforms
  • Quickly build prototypes from concepts and then incorporate (user) feedback
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Who we are looking for
  • You are a Unity developer with a proven track record in mobile games development
  • You have 2+ Years of Experience with the end to end process of creating a mobile game using Unity
  • You possess a strong knowledge of Gameplay Programming in Unity
  • You write excellent code in various languages such as C#
  • You are able to work well in large, cross-functional teams
  • You have a solid knowledge of communication with backend services
  • You have worked with version control systems
  • You possess a sound knowledge of agile development principles and automated testing tools
  • As English is our office language, no German skills are required. But we’ll help you learn if you want to!

    Why you join us
  • Being able to bring in own ideas in projects
  • Realize projects which will be played by millions of players
  • Work at a fast growing company that operates in a very dynamic environment
  • Almost no hierarchies and quick decision-making process
  • Fast-paced and international environment (we have over 35 nationalities here at Wooga!)
  • Located in Berlin – Europe’s most exciting city with low cost of living and high quality of life
  • We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. It is optional to include your photo, date of birth, and place of birth in your application.

    Vacancy opened 05-01-2017
    Location: Berlin

    Job purpose :
    About Wooga

    Based in Berlin, Europe's creative tech capital, our employees from 40 nations work together to develop top titles for a global audience. Working in independent teams, Wooga's signature approach to making great games for mobile has made us one of the world's most popular developers.

     

    About the job

    Our Backend Services team is responsible for providing tools and services to support our game teams. We strive to improve the game development speed and remove the need for a dedicated backend engineering team. You can think of it as our own version of Google Firebase.

    As a senior team member you will:

  • Work in a team of 4, alongside 3 backend engineers
  • Write, maintain, run and operate HTTP APIs
  • Manage, extend and improve our infrastructure
  • Support our game teams with using our services
  • Make sure that our services stay up. That means being prepared for occasional on call
  • Play the occasional round of Team Fortress 2
  • A senior backend engineer at Wooga enjoys a lot of freedom in decision making and is entrusted with the responsibility that the systems run smoothly and reliably. We strive to be fast and independent learners who adapt quickly to changes in requirements. With broad technical knowledge from HTTP, to distributed and scalable systems, to server administration: we make sure our game teams can count on us to build and run the services they need.

     

    You are good at:
  • Getting things done
  • Multiple programming languages such as Scala, Ruby, Erlang etc
  • Learning new things quickly and independently
  • Operating systems
  • Distributed systems
  • Communicating with technical and non-technical team members
  • English (both written and spoken)
  • Bonus points for having experience with the following technologies:

  • AWS Services
  • Docker
  • Amazon EC2 Container Service
  • Scala, Ruby, Elixir and Erlang
  • Terraform

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    Why join us
  • Work in a small, autonomous team with high degree of creative freedom.
  • Collaborative and open company culture dedicated to making world-class games.
  • Talented, inspiring colleagues from all over the world.
  • Located in Europe’s most creative city with low cost of living and high quality of life.
  • Wooga is an equal opportunity employer. We invite international candidates to apply, as well as monsters and unicorns.

    Why Join Wooga