We are looking for a project manager with good communication/business correspondence skills

Key Responsibilities:
• Manage timelines and production schedules for 2D and 3D art production.
• Review vendor estimates, put together production budgets. Own project P&L
• Manage and own task estimation, identify and timely communicate risks, • identify critical path impediments
• Lead production meetings with clients and vendors and create actionable items for the art team
• Collaborate with the Creative Leads on the quality bar for a variety of game art disciplines including UI, environments, characters, VFX, lighting, and animation
• Work with production, engineering, and other disciplines to ensure a collaborative, efficient approach to the creative development of the game
• Lead planning and agile sprints for the creatives
• Communication with Vendors / Partners
• Scheduling and managing the projects
• Reporting

Requirements:
• English: Advanced
• PM Experience: 4/5+years IT/
• Gamedev projects management
• Thorough knowledge and experience in project management, methodologies, and tools
• Attentiveness to details and documents creation is a must
• Ability to design and document agile production processes
• Ability to understand and negotiate critical art requests versus displacement of scheduled work
• Experience with JIRA, Perforce and other Project Management Tools
• Excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to present to large audiences including, but not limited to, the senior executive staff
• Strong self-organization skills
• Strong leadership skills with experience managing large internal development teams; ability to inspire and motivate

Compensation & Benefits:
• Ability to work in a successful U.S. company with an international team;
• Competitive salary;
• Paid vacation and sick leave;
• Great working conditions;
• Comfortable office close to the metro station.
• Work on interesting projects;
• Talented colleagues and friendly work environment

Preferred Candidates
Project manager with good communication/business correspondence skills

About Devoted Studios

Devoted Studios is a global creative production company with head office in Los Angeles, California and a branch in Kyiv. We connect artists from around the world to the projects of their dreams. We are a collective of caring industry professionals who think art can change the world by making the space between us smaller and connected.

Company website:
http://devotedstudios.com

Job posted on 2 December 2019
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