Project Manager, Level IV

WhiteMoon Dreams, a veteran industry leader in Video Game, VR and cutting-edge Game Technologies, is seeking strong Project Manager to join our innovation team.

Project Managers (Level IV) work with the team in production to manage the implementation of software created in the studio.  They are the “go-to” person on the project for communication, scheduling, budgeting and knowing the project status at all times.  They are expected to keep the ship moving in the right direction, as well as to anticipate the road ahead and work with the Product Lead to find the solves.

 

Responsibilities
 

  • Own project schedules and drive deliverables to completion on time and within budget

  • Ensure acceptance criteria in user stories are clear and concise

  • Successfully partner with engineers to quickly and efficiently release products

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to launch new products and features

  • Manage multiple projects with shifting and competing priorities

  • Define and report on program development process status, issues and success metrics

  • Work with team to estimate effort for tasks and manage resources accordingly

  • In addition to helping teams be more efficient, you will see the big picture and ensure processes scale appropriately with the company

  • Lead efforts to resolve project conflicts and establish appropriate resolution paths

  • Mentor engineers in best practices for planning and execution

  • Develop strong partnerships with technology and business leaders

  • Assess and mitigate risk exposure

  • Initiate and drive planning activities, not limited to standup, backlog grooming, sprint planning, and daily triage

  • Manage multiple small and large scale projects concurrently

  • Manage project expectations ensuring risk, resource allocation, schedule, cross functional dependency

  • Be a communication powerhouse to ensure transparency and alignment for all stakeholders

  • Mentor other members of the production team when needed

Requirements
 

  • 7+ years’ experience managing technical development projects

  • Ability to write clean documentation and reports for team inter-communication, onboarding and informing stakeholders

  • Self-motivated.

  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills

Pluses

 

  • Experience in the software, web, entertainment or video game industries

  • Knowledge of Git & Jira

 

***This is an On-Site position***
 

 

If after reading this you find that you meet the qualifications and that this place sounds like somewhere you could work your artistic vibes for the greater good, send your resume and portfolio website address to Fun@whitemoondreams.com. Please write position applying for in the subject line.