Creative Project Manager

Posted On: May 11th, 2018    Job Type: Part Time    Job Location: ,

To enable further growth, we are looking for a project manager to oversee prototyping projects from beginning to end, including:

• Conversations with clients to understand their vision, while actively recommending ideas to help shape the client’s vision when needed
• Writing out project proposals, or Prototype Design Documents (PDDs)
• Working with our programmers to estimate projects
• Coaching a team of programmers and managing their work schedule.
• Reviewing prototypes throughout the development process while ensuring they meet our quality standards and the client’s vision, within a predetermined timeline
• Reporting back to the client various insights and recommendations gained during the prototyping process

Requirements
• Ability to empathize with clients in order to understand why they are excited about their project and to share this excitement with your colleagues.
• Strong analytical skills, including the ability to build a mental image of the project
• Highly organized and able to manage multiple projects and incoming requests
• Has a passion for writing and conveys concepts accurately and in a logical way
• Doesn’t shy away from calling a client or partner whenever a quick response is required
• A keen eye for detail
• Being able to look at existing games or software, and never being short of ideas on how they could be improved
• Understanding of the different steps taken during game development projects
• Being a gamer and already having played through a variety of video games
• Deep interest in technology
• Enjoys to stand in front of an audience to present a project or to lead a meeting

Pluses
• Multiple years of professional experience in project management
• Experience with game prototyping
• Experience with game testing
• Experience with version control systems such as SVN
• Some game programming experience, ideally with Unity3D

Practical Information
• The job will take place on-site at either our office in Wetteren, Belgium, or New Haven, Connecticut.
• Applying for this position is done in English and through our contact form at http://www.previewlabs.com/contact
• This is a permanent employee position, at an attractive salary and benefits package.

When applying, please include your resume and cover letter.

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Link:
http://www.previewlabs.com/contact