Development Director

Espoo, Southern Finland, Finland /
Production – Production /
Permanent
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 Development Director for a key role working on Remedy’s projects.

We are looking for an experienced Development Director; a team player with excellent project management and communication skills, someone who is passionate to lead a group of experts at Remedy in the creation of our next projects.

Responsibilities

    • As part of the core project leadership team you own and drive the creation and delivery of the game project as a whole
    • Create and validate project’s resource requirements, schedules and milestone plans
    • Define the project deliverables and risks associated with development
    • Provide regular status reporting and capacity plan updates for the Executive Producer 
    • Work with project leads and producers on the elaboration of achievable and efficient project plan
    • Actively optimize and improve work methods and best practices to drive team efficiency
    • Identify resource requirements and expectations
    • Identify production risks or constraints, and troubleshoot dependency problems
    • Ensure project scope and the quality expectations are met

Requirements and qualifications

    • 4+ years of experience as a Development Director or Lead Producer with at least 1 project shipped in a production leadership position
    • Excellent written and verbal English skills
    • Excellent project management skills
    • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
    • Positive attitude with a team-oriented mindset
    • High motivation and capacity to learn new skills, use new tools and meet new people
    • Knowledge of production management software (Hansoft, MS Project or Jira)

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/LinkedIn and other information relevant to the position.
 
The position will be filled as soon as a suitable applicant is found.