Project Manager - Mobile Gaming Sector Experience Required

Project Manager - Mobile Gaming Sector Experience Required
  • Competitive
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  • Contract
  • Southampton, Hampshire, England, UK Southampton Hampshire GBR SO16 0AS
Job Ref: 50211808
Sector: Other
Date Added: 09 February 2021

Project Manager - Mobile Gaming Sector Experience Required

We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager with experience of working in the mobile gaming sector to join our geospatial company on an initial 12-month contract. This role would usually be based from the HQ in Southampton but will be remote working until the government guidelines permit.

This role is deemed inside IR35 so requires the successful individual to work via an Umbrella.

The successful candidate should show how they can contribute to the "start-up" business culture and be a proactive self-starter.

The project manager will be supporting the delivery of the vision for OS's gaming products, creating and managing the plans to deliver a scalable business. The successful person will enable the gaming squad to develop new business opportunities and maximising revenue, profitability and growth targets in line with the wider Consumer strategy.

  • Must have full lifecycle experience to be able to take a game from concept through to delivery
  • The successful candidate must demonstrate experience of managing Unity game development projects
  • Must have experience of mobile games that use a LiveOps to manage and maintain content
  • Must have an understanding of data management, architectural considerations and key compliance management (GDPR etc.)
  • Must be able to demonstrate an understanding in gaming strategy and show how this would work in practical implementation.

The successful candidate will be part of the project leadership and be expected to drive the project and product delivery.

You will support the Head of Mobile Gaming and the Product Manager to ensure the project team can deliver to the timeline required, identifying critical paths and coordinating developers, designers, partnerships management, marketing, customer support and other data or service providers.

The project will involve planning and co-ordinating activity with multiple 3rd parties across all the disciplines from backend software development, front end design, artwork, LiveOps and marketing.

Experience:

  • Must have experience of working in the mobile gaming sector and have experience working across the lifecycle from design, development and market delivery
  • Must have a successful track record of delivering complex projects
  • Must have experience of managing remote 3rd Parties
  • Experience of working with multiple stakeholders both internal and external and managing delivery expectations across different teams.
  • Must have outstanding organizational skills
  • Experience of working in a matrix-based organisation for resource management.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

Lorien
11/03/2021 15:47:41
GBP Day
Contact Consultant:
Alexandra Bainbridge

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