Senior Development Manager (Xdev Team)
Espoo, Southern Finland, Finland /
Production – Xdev /
Remedy Entertainment, the creator of Control®, Quantum Break®, Max Payne®, Alan Wake® and Death Rally®, and one of the leading independent game studios in the world, is looking for a Senior Development Manager for a key role working on Remedy’s projects.
This role will include working in a co-development environment, with the unique challenges and opportunities that it brings. You will be an effective collaborator and mediator between our internal and external teams. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success in internal and external production and has extensive knowledge of AAA game productions.
- Work directly with our internal team and development partner, oversee the day to day game development process
- Work with internal and external teams across all disciplines to build, maintain and communicate product roadmaps and schedules
- Facilitate and maintain a healthy day to day communication channel between both groups
- Assist with the creation, estimation, and tracking of feature submissions
- Collaborate with internal and external teams to guide features from concept to post release
- Identify, communicate, and help resolve all roadblocks and bottlenecks that may prevent an on-time and high-quality delivery
- Act as the central point of contact and clear out any communication blockers and misaligned expectations
- Communicate effectively with leadership teams at all levels on project status, risks, and opportunities
Requirements and qualifications
- Experienced Senior Producer or Senior Development Manager (5+ years) with proven track record of overseeing development on major console and/or PC titles
- Fluent in both internal and external game development cycles from concept to post release
- Exceptional verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills (in English)
- Experience with Jira and other project management tools
- Calm and deliberate within a highly dynamic, culturally diverse, energized, and fast-paced working environment
What is in it for you?
- Yes, you get to move to Finland where the quality of life is exceptional and cost of living is affordable
- Moving to a new country can be intimidating, but our relocation service is there every step of the way to take care of you. You can concentrate on work, while we’ll take care of everything else
- You will be offered competitive compensation with a bonus system
- We work hard, but at Remedy we believe in a great work life balance. Happy people work better. In Finland you get up to 5 weeks of paid vacation every year. This is on top of public holidays and other special occasions
- Above all, you get to work on awesome, unique video games that the global audience is interested in at a studio where your input is valued. We try our hardest to keep our team sizes and the work load sensible, so your contributions feel valuable
To apply, please fill in the application form with your CV and other information relevant to the position. The position will be filled as soon as a suitable applicant is found.