Development Manager

Development Manager

Start: Immediately
Duration: Full Time or Contract
Location: Liverpool, UK

 

Overview

We are looking for a Development Manager with strong communication skills, a solid ability to manage creative and technical teams, prioritise tasks, and balance multiple deadlines, The Development Manager will work alongside the Production Director and Game Director and will be responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of our titles, on time and within budget.

 

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with multiple teams and departments to develop and plan schedules based on the goals of the project.
  • Set, track and be accountable for the project deadlines.
  • Determine dependencies and priorities between tasks communicate them effectively.
  • Monitor progress of work between milestones and communicate progress to the team and publishers where appropriate.
  • Communicate priorities with team members both face to face and through tracking and documentation systems such as Jira and Confluence.
  • Work with external outsource teams to ensure they are integrated into the development schedule.
  • Review project status reports and provide feedback to teams.

 

Required Skills and Experience

  • 2-3 years Project Management/Coordination experience.
  • Strong leadership experience with good negotiation and mediation skills.
  • Effective communication skills across all levels and disciplines.

Desired Experience

  • 2-3 years experience within game or software development.
  • Shipped at least one PC or Console Game.

 

Important

If you feel that you could be a good fit for the above requirements, please send a CV and a Cover Letter to [email protected]