Flying Sheep Studios is hiring Project Manager (Full-time / Part-time) m/f/d (Remote Job)

Project Manager (Full-time / Part-time) m/f/d 100% REMOTE

Posted: 3 months
Business & Analysis
Full-Time
🇩🇪 Germany
ABOUT FLYING SHEEP STUDIOS

Flying Sheep Studios is an independent games company of 17 people with great ambitions that has already shipped over 180 games. We have developed the tools to create the best-looking games specifically for mobile browsers and instant messengers and we strive to become a leader in these markets. We do work-for-hire, developing games for awesome brands, as well as creating our very own games and IPs.

Even though we have an office located in the Cologne Game Haus, right in front of the Gamescom location, our team may work remotely from anywhere in Germany.

We have built our company culture based on the following beliefs:

Diversity is the key to more creativity and better problem solving. Our team is currently composed of people of 5 nationalities and over one third female team members. Our company language is English. If we enjoy ourselves while making our games, this will translate into more fun games for our players. So we make sure to keep a harmonic atmosphere, and have regular voluntary team events (LAN parties, board game nights, karaoke etc...)

Structured processes enable us to deliver games without unnecessary stress. We are never satisfied with the status quo, therefore we use every opportunity to learn and improve our skills and processes, to enable us to meet all deadlines without having to crunch. This is important for our last point because…

... we believe that a healthy work-life balance is essential for an enjoyable work environment. Not only have we been able to avoid crunch completely the 7 years of our existence. We also offer flexible working time, home-office, and overtime is compensated in free-time.

If these values fit your own expectations of a desirable workplace, then here is your chance to join our team!

WE OFFER YOU
  • A relaxed and flexible work environment
  • The opportunity to contribute your own ideas
  • To work with cutting edge web and game technologies
  • To work on a variety of projects
  • To grow together with an ambitious game studio
TASKS
  • Work closely with the creative producer
  • Client communication from conception of project to contract agreement to delivery
  • Ensure that tasks and schedules are clearly defined and communicated
  • Responsible for the timely delivery of the game
  • Take care that work environment remains productive and pleasant at all times
  • Manage many projects simultaneously
  • Anticipate/resolve issues & needs
  • Identify/resolve risks & development constraints

YOUR PROFILE
  • Previous experience in production / project management
  • Excellent English and German language skills
  • Great management skills, both for self and for teams
  • Solid knowledge about software development pipelines
  • Game enthusiast
  • Friendly & team-oriented attitude
  • Knowledgeable about standard office software
  • Degree in business / management / game design or equivalent experience

ADVANTAGEOUS EXPERIENCE
  • Project management software (e.g. Hansoft, MS Project, JIRA)
  • Knowledge about:
  • HTML5 games
  • Micro-transactions revenue models
  • Agile Project Management
  • Shipped games
  • Game Design

This position is available remotely as well as onsite, you must however be registered in Germany and have a valid visa.

We welcome applications from all suitably-qualified candidates, irrespective of gender, disability, marital or parental status, racial, ethnic or social origin, colour, religion, belief, or sexual orientation.

INTERESTED?

If you want to join us, send us your application documents and portfolio.
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