Stillfront is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our Team. Stillfront Group is a cohort of 22 (and growing) gaming studios located around the world; this role will directly collaborate with a distributed team across all studios.
The chosen candidate will have the opportunity of a lifetime! To manage the development of a cutting-edge data platform that will consolidate data from over 300 games, petabytes of data, and dozens of services from User Acquisition, attribution partners, payment platforms, and data warehouses found at all of our studios.
Work with our fully distributed teams around the world to manage the development process alongside the VP of Data Platform and the CTO. This highly collaborative role requires cross-discipline communication, organization, and direction to achieve business objectives. You are responsible for coordinating schedules, prioritizing tasks, mitigating risks, communicating progress, and improving processes.
The ideal candidate has prior experience in game development and has a keen knowledge of how each discipline operates and interacts. Self-direction and follow-through skills are a must, as well as the ability to anticipate production issues and find effective solutions. Your number one responsibility is to help make everyone on the team more effective in their jobs.
What you get to do every day:
Own projects' status and schedule, engaging them to our team as well as stakeholders and interested parties
Use tools like JIRA and Confluence to organize projects and share your knowledge
Manage the development life cycle, from creative concepts all the way to development and release
Motivate, coordinate, and manage the activities of personnel to achieve project goals
Facilitate communication between engineering, management, customers, and business personnel
Project planning and resource allocation of both daily and long-term scheduling
Communicate project status, risks, and opportunities to senior management
Manage communication with studios and ensure the success of their integration efforts into Stillfront.
What you bring to the role:
BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience
Strong work ethic, an upbeat attitude, and working well under pressure.
Minimum 5 years of project management/producer experience with a top-tier game company, preferably mobile F2P
Experience with Agile software development processes, including SCRUM and Kanban
Ability to communicate effectively with engineering, management, customers, and business personnel
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects simultaneously
Appreciation and sensitivity to cross-cultural differences in the workplace
Strong interest in gaming
Stillfront Group is committed to inclusive hiring practices! All are welcome; diverse candidates, women, and LGBTQ+ persons are strongly encouraged to apply.
Competitive renumeration and benefits
Skilled, driven and awesome colleagues
Entrepreneurial spirit and culture
Opportunity to excel in a growth environment
A fast-moving industry driven by new technology
A flat organization that builds upon interaction
Stillfront is a leading free-to-play powerhouse of gaming studios. Our diverse and exciting games portfolio has two common themes; loyal users and long lifecycle games. Organic growth and carefully selected and executed acquisitions embody our growth strategy and our more than 750 co-workers globally thrive in an organization that engenders the spirit of entrepreneurship. Our main markets are the US, Germany, MENA, France and UK. We are around 15 people at the headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, and the company is listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market.
TodayStillfront consists of 20 decentralized gaming studios with +1250 employees worldwide and the group today have more than 50 active game titles and more than 2 billion players across the glob
In 2020Stillfront announced the acquisitions of three leading US gaming studios, Storm8 and Candywriter. As well as the acquisition of Nanobit in Croatia, Everguild in Spain/UK and Sandbox Interactive in Germany.
In 2019Stillfront had revenues of almost SEK 2 billion, an increase of 48 percent compared to 2018.
In 2015Stillfront successfully listed its shares on NASDAQ First North Stockholm.
In 2010 Stillfront was founded by Jörgen Larsson, who is still the CEO of the company
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