Project Manager (WGBI)

Minsk, Belarus

Wargaming is looking to hire a mid-level Project Manager with proven skills in running multiple projects simultaneously while coordinating timelines and dependencies across teams, projects, and departments.

In this role, you will design and deliver innovative new products and features, keeping up with the expectations of internal stakeholders and external partners.

We expect our candidates to have strong logistics skills and a history of success in initiating and managing Agile development teams, interacting with multi-cultural departments, and translating dependencies into actionable tasks that can be scheduled, measured, managed, and reported.

What will you do?

  • Work with internal stakeholders to identify and design new value-added features and functionality and bring them to market as vertical-specific product extensions

  • Determine and communicate to stakeholders any tradeoffs required when prioritizing one feature over another

  • Provide staff with thorough user stories, requirements, and acceptance criteria

  • Work side-by-side with staff to build and deliver product offerings while strictly adhering to business and compliance requirements

  • Engage in proactive collaboration and thought leadership with PM counterparts globally

  • Coordinate project work teams consisting of BI services/client/vendor mixed teams

  • Report and present status updates for communications planning and management

  • Facilitate software proof-of-concept projects from concept phase to production

  • Incorporate risk mitigation strategies and contingency planning into projects

  • Perform analysis that reflects actual vs. planned variances toward continuous improvement

  • Stay up-to-date on industry trends, competitive landscape and sector activity

  • Work through challenges and reach agreements across teams

What are we looking for?

  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in managing a project or projects using standardized PM methodologies

  • Strong writing and verbal skills in both English and Russian (at least Intermediate level of English)

  • Experience within all project phases and knowledge areas: communication, cost, human resource, scope, risk, schedule, quality, integration, stakeholder and procurement management

  • A detail-oriented, rapid learner having a process-driven mindset and enjoying troubleshooting complex issues

  • Able to translate ideas into actionable, repeatable, and executable steps

  • A team player with a strong desire to empower others

  • Experience influencing cross-functional teams and building relationships with stakeholders

  • Familiarity with JIRA, Confluence, Smartsheet or other standard project management tools

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Business Administration, Information, Computer Systems or equivalent degree

  • Familiarity with BI tools such as Tableau, Business Objects, Cognos, etc.

  • Knowledge of Data Warehouse and Data Science concepts

  • Strong passion for, and experience with, online/digital gaming

  • PRINCE2, Project Management Professional (PMP)®; PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)®

About us

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4000+ employees and offices spread all over the world. 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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