Project Manager

Austin, TX
Shared Services – Engineering
Contractor

Rooster Teeth is looking for a skilled Project Manager to become a part of our Engineering team!

Responsibilities:

    • Manage multiple concurrent projects for a team of engineers and content programmers from beginning to end, including coordination of resources, meetings, and feedback
    • Prepare for and facilitate meetings for current projects, and backlog of projects
    • Ability to collaborate with all teams, compile all deliverables and set the team members assigned the task up for success
    • Be able to interpret project requests, understand the overall goal, create project plans and clearly communicate to all parties involved
    • Establish the scope and timing of web projects based on strategic business priorities 
    • Set and communicate realistic deadlines to team members, and ensure all projects are on track, on time and resulting in the agreed upon final product
    • Identify trends / common problems and come up with solutions- Identify and resolve communication gaps

Qualifications:

    • 3+ years of project management experience
    • Internet savvy
    • Adept at forecasting project timelines and resources
    • Familiarity with project management software, specifically JIRA
    • Knowledge of waterfall and agile project management methodologies
    • Basic CMS experience and web knowledge
    • Basic Web knowledge
    • Ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to take full ownership of assigned responsibilities, and appropriately prioritize
    • Keen attention to detail and accuracy
    • Excellent and effective communication skills, both written and verbal
    • Ability to handle multiple priorities, projects, and people at once, many with converging deadlines
    • Inventive when solving problems and resourceful in finding answers when information is not readily available

ABOUT Rooster Teeth:
Rooster Teeth is a pioneering studio responsible for some of the biggest online series in history, such as the award-winning and longest-running web series, Red vs. Blue. They also produce the globally acclaimed animated series RWBY, the first western anime series to be distributed in Japan; the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast; and Immersion, a reality format that brings video game theory to the real world. Rooster Teeth has a massive global footprint of more than 25 million subscribers to its YouTube Network, 3 million unique monthly visitors to its RoosterTeeth.com hub and 1.8 million registered community members. The company was founded in 2003, and is now a subsidiary of Fullscreen, Inc., a global youth media company that develops online creators and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences. Discover more at RoosterTeeth.com.