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Joboffer dated from 01/20/2020

Junior Software Project Manager*



Productmanagement / Producing


Full-time


immediately


76131 Karlsruhe

Germany




Company data



Albert-Nestler-Straße 8


76131   Karlsruhe



Job description


Karlsruhe | full-time | from now

 

We are Gameforge, one of the leading publishers of free-to-play online games based in Karlsruhe, Germany. Would you like to work in a team of project managers sharing a passion for gaming? We are managing all software projects for our games and internal applications.   Please submit your application in English  

 

Your mission

  • You coordinate internal resources for the flawless execution of assigned projects in time and budget over the full lifecycle from “Concept” to “Release”
  • You gather requirements for work effort from project stakeholders alongside technical feasibility and create a schedule during the planning phase
  • You track progress and communicate schedules, updates, status, major decisions, risks and blockers throughout the whole production process
  • You also capture change requests, communicate impact, request stakeholder decisions, and execute changes, if applicable
  • You assist with planning for follow-on projects, facilitate reviews between stakeholders and team members and document any learnings in the post-production phase to improve best practices for the department and company

Your skills

  • You have gathered a minimum of 2 years of experience in the games industry –  ideally in a production role
  • You know software development processes and are able to capture and manage technical requirements and dependencies across multiple development teams
  • You have practical experience in using Jira and Confluence
  • You have outstanding skills in the areas of communication, relationship-building and problem-solving
  • You have a passion for online games
  • You understand how to prioritise and can easily structure your working day

Your Gameforge setting

  • An international company awaits you! English is our company language, as employees from over 25 nations are part of our team
  • When it comes to food, we’ve got you covered. Free breakfast and a selection of lunches every day. Plus Thursday is cake day (no lie!)
  • Family is number one! Flexible working hours, a parent/child working room and more

About Gameforge

With more than 20 titles and over 450 million registered players, Gameforge is the leading provider of free-to-play massively multiplayer online games (MMOs) in the western hemisphere. Headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany, the group offers its online games in more than 75 countries. The portfolio encompasses numerous well-known game industry brands, including prized role-playing games Runes of Magic, AION Free-to-Play and TERA as well as Europe’s most successful MMO, Metin2. The action anime MMORPG SoulWorker adds to the wide-ranging collection, while popular browser-based games such as OGame and Ikariam complete their offering. More information available at http://corporate.gameforge.com/.

*No matter what gender, we’ re on the lookout for people with drive and talent.




Contact Person

Thomas Mayer

HR Generalist


Albert-Nestler-Straße 8

76131 Karlsruhe



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