We manage external game development, on a global scale. We partner with the best studios, teams, and individual creators for a network of resources with unrivaled availability. We treat them like family, help them grow, share our experience and commit to their success. The Devoted talent pool spans cultures, experience, and personalities.
18 липня 2022

Project Manager (вакансія неактивна)

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Devoted Studios is a production management company for the external development of video games headquartered in the USA. With a mission to create equal opportunity for all talents to work on the games of their dreams, Devoted Studios aims to decentralize game development. We partner with external vendors to deliver the best services to our international clients. We are looking for a Project Manager with work experience in the video games industry to support company activity.
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RESPONSIBILITIES

• Resources hiring/performance review
• Responsible for product roadmap
• Update stakeholders weekly on project health and roadblocks
• Adherence to platform roadmap
• Product roadmap is up to date
• Holding the team accountable for deadlines, ensuring deadlines are met
• Accurate time tracking. Feature time and budget planning, ensure
• Ensuring all the design is ready for development when dev tasks are due to kick off
• Ensure there is adequate time for testing and integration
• Hold product accountable for accurate and prioritized backlog

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience: You have 3+ years of software management experience as a Project Manager.
  • Excellent Communication: You’re Fluent in English (C2). You love to communicate and know what a vital role it plays in building a successful project. You’re eager to share your thoughts in both written and verbal form. You engage constructively in discussions with your team and stakeholders.

  • Managing the production of Marketplaces, and SaaS solutions including releasing them on the market and post-release support.

  • Understanding that the role is to hire and support a team of professionals, that innovate and build the product while focusing on making sure we have a healthy balance of RnD and meeting the deadlines and budget we have committed.

  • Focus on building a product as a business, not as an endless development.

  • Utilizing the OKR framework.

  • Budgeting, planning, hiring.

  • Web Production Pipelines (deep knowledge of development process, pipelines, general understanding of technologies and frameworks).

  • Project Management (knowledge & experience with scrum, managements of internal and external teams).

  • Jira Guru: Creating dashboards, Kanban boards, Scrum Boards, Sprint planning, Roadmaps, set filters, set Jira Gadgets, understanding of capacity/velocity / Sprint Reports in Jira


    It will be a plus if you have:
  • Game Production Pipelines (knowledge of Art Production Pipelines: 2D, 3D, Animation / VFX) is a plus

  • Basic Game Development Knowledge (Game Engines / Approach to Development Planning and Project Management) is a plus"


We offer:

  • Strong and enthusiastic team — you will have the opportunity for knowledge sharing, learning, and professional self-development.

  • Interesting and challenging tasks — solve diverse and challenging issues, communicate with people within the company as well as with our partners.

  • Convenient working conditions — remote work, opportunity to build your own working day with flexible working hours.

  • А chance to work in a highly professional and dynamic team working with a wide range of International Game Production projects, attractive remuneration package, and opportunities to develop professionally.

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This is a remote, full-time contracted position.
We are an equal opportunity company and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for a contract without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.