Do you have a track record of managing team goals successfully? Are you passionate about technology and video games?
Mad Head Games is looking for a driven and super organised Project Manager who will help us redefine the future of gaming entertainment.
We are unconventional creators of action games for PC and consoles - extremely fun to work with and definitely not for the faint-hearted. For over a decade, we pioneered the local game dev scene, driven by the ambition to become the regional game dev leader.
Currently, we are developing two big games in Unreal Engine: Scars Above, a challenging and immersive 3rd person Sci-Fi shooter... and one unannounced project based on a famous horror film IP.
We are on the lookout for someone like you to join us in our offices in Novi Sad, Belgrade, Sarajevo or remote. If everything said above ticks all your boxes so far, read on! We might be a match made in heaven!
What will you be doing as a Mad Head?
Work with production managers to create, manage, and execute project schedules, resource plans, and processes
Work with department leads to properly estimate tasks, as well as create and track milestone deliverables
Daily management of development efforts to ensure cross department coordination and communication, task follow up, schedule conflicts, and risk identification/ recommendation
Participate in communicating and coordinating with publisher Production groups during all stages of development, release, and post release
Coordinate efforts across other areas of production including Outsource and Marketing
Identify issues, propose solutions, and potentially execute on process improvements where appropriate to maximize efficiency across all departments
Identify and proactively manage aspects of development that require additional leadership
What do we expect from our ideal candidate
3+ years experience in (gaming, IT, film) industry
Extensive knowledge of different project management methods and procedures
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent leadership, organization, and problem solving skills
Self-motivated, driven individual – able to identify problems and execute on solutions
Fluent in English
It would be a plus if you have:
Passion for games
Open mindset, with a knack for inspiring others and building strategies
The capacity to expand thinking, absorb alternatives and unlock possibilities
In return, here is what we can give:
A dynamic and extremely upbeat workplace like you have never seen before
Flexible working hours: sleep in or run errands before work - we trust you with your time
Chance to work with senior professionals and grow our PM department together
Premium private medical insurance for you and your family members as well as other wellbeing benefits such as yoga classes because we care about our physical and mental health
Ongoing education and training: Self-improvement is a priority so conferences, classes, workshops, courses (external and internal) are all part of the package!
Community events: we are heavily involved in developing startup, tech and gaming ecosystems - and will include you into it!
Help us get to know you! Send us your CV where we can see your work. Best way is to send it in PDF doc attachment.