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Project Manager

Guildford, UK
Producing
Area

Job Overview

We are looking for a Project Manager for a new F2P MMO being developed at Wargaming U.K. where you will help us build the next big free-to-play PC title from Wargaming, the company that brought us World of Tanks and one of the strongest free-to-play PC game companies in the world. You will work with multiple stakeholders, help ensure projects are planned, executed, and communicated properly. This individual will work closely with team leads and stakeholders to prioritize goals in order to deliver a high-quality experience.  

Reports To

This position is based in Guildford, UK and reports to the UK Development Director

What will you do?

  • Champion delivering exceptional work within a constructive, positive, forward-thinking workplace culture

  • Partner with product owners to manage quality, time and scope of deliverables

  • Facilitate and refine studio development processes (Including Scrum, Agile, Waterfall, Kanban)

  • Refine development pipelines across all disciplines to maximise efficiency while retaining the highest quality output

  • Track and report quality, progress and velocity

  • Identify and mitigate dependencies and risks

  • Coach and mentor team members in processes and project management

  • Identify current and future resource requirements

  • Work with distributed teams and outsource partners to ensure delivery of their components

What are we looking for?

  • Hands-on approach, with a full-stack knowledge of all aspects of designing, building, operating and optimizing a game.

  • Proven track record of delivering games to meet expectations.

  • Strong communication at all levels within a team or organization.

  • Versed in wider business operations required to make a game a success.

  • Not scared to get in amongst the weeds on a project, but able to retain the detachment needed to make the right calls.

 What additional skills/experience will help you stand out?

  • Great communicator who can work in a complex and dynamic environment

  • Solid knowledge of project management software

  • Some game development experience

  • Logical problem solver putting priorities of Product Owner first

  • Experience with agile teams

  • Strive for continuous improvement

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Experience with JIRA, Confluence, MS Teams

  • Fluent excel skills

  • Experience of a full game development cycle, including live

  • Experience working with highly distributed development and support teams

About Wargaming:

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Delivering legendary games since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4500+ employees and more than 20 offices globally. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming’s titles across all major gaming platforms, including the massively popular World of Tanks and World of Warships.

Working in our company means always having interesting challenges and gaining valuable experience while working with top-class experts.

Take your place among our passionate and experienced team and bring out the best in yourself at Wargaming!

 

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