Crytek

Project Manager - CRYENGINE

We are looking for an experienced and passionate Project Manager to support the CRYENGINE department in our Frankfurt, Germany based studio.

As Project Manager, the candidate is responsible for delivering Engine releases on time, within budget and in scope, and drive communication within the team, while ensuring deadlines are met. The candidate must have excellent people management skills, strong schedule and prioritization skills and good background knowledge of software development pipelines.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Assist in managing the delivery scope and risks throughout the development lifecycle.
  • Work with the Development Managers and Product Management to establish project schedules and communicate timelines.
  • Maintain schedules on a daily and long-term basis and update as required.
  • Work with Tech Leads to ensure that roadmap goals are proceeded to development tasks and production plan is kept up-to-date.
  • Control and maintain an overview of project status.
  • Align key dates and events with development schedules.
  • Assist the Development Manager to ensure an efficient team organization framework.
  • Assist the Development Manager to continually optimize and improve team communication.
  • Identify issues inside and across teams and provide solutions when necessary.
  • Ensure staff appraisals are undertaken and completed on time.
  • Be in close contact with HR and manage team inquiries and expectations.
  • Assist in the hiring process.

 

Requirements:

  • 3+years of professional experience in Project Management or similar management experience.
  • Has managed one or multiple disciplines and scrum groups.
  • Passion and knowledge of games.
  • Strong knowledge of Agile and Waterfall development methodologies.
  • Able to work under pressure and to handle multiple tasks at the same time.
  • Good knowledge of MS Office and Atlassian products (Jira, Confluence etc.).
  • Team player and self-driven.
  • Willing to learn.
  • Solid English skills, good communication skills with strong affinity for transparence.
  • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany.

Plus:

  • Experience with using CRYENGINE or any other game engine.

What you can expect from us:

  • A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
  • Flexible work time.
  • FUN.
  • Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
  • Free onsite German lessons for our employees and partners / spouses.
  • Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
  • Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
  • Relocation support...and many more!

About Crytek 

Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, Warface, The Climb, Robinson: The Journey and Hunt: Showdown. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games on a Pay What You Want business model.

For more information visit www.crytek.com - www.cryengine.com and www.huntshowdown.com

 

 

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