Project Manager
Phoenix, Arizona Scottsdale, Arizona

Date Posted: 10/05/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Location:

    Phoenix, Arizona

    Scottsdale, Arizona

  • Job Type:

    R&D/Game Development

  • Date Posted:

    10/05/2021

Job Description

Job Overview

The Project Manager is expected to manage the daily partnerships within development studios. We expect you to have strong communication skills and the ability to skillfully interact with multiple departments to balance timelines and studio needs. Manage all facets of game service production with development teams. Must be able to prioritize and provide clear directives regarding the team in the development of multiple projects simultaneously.

Responsibilities

  • Exercise of discretion and independent judgment with respect to matters of significance.
  • Positive and open communication with management team
  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively as a mediator between all development disciplines, as well as with upper management
  • Must lead by example and demonstrate the ability to self-prioritize and execute with minimal supervision
  • Proven experience managing schedules and requirements to implement desired features
  • Manage project schedules, Milestones, Review sessions, Hitlist creation and management.
  • Run weekly team meetings.
  • Coordinate project handoff to internal and external testing groups.
  • Manage software defects from internal/external testing groups.
  • Proven conflict management and evaluation, mitigation and risk resolution
  • Knowledge about the game development process and industry trends at large

Skills/Requirements

  • Experience shipping two or more major game titles at the Producer level
  • 3-5 years of game development experience in an internal development Production role
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, & PowerPoint
  • Strong Organizational Skills and Proficiency with project management and version control software tools such as Confluence and Jira
  • A demonstrated understanding of various Production methodologies is required
  • Experience with developmental teams utilizing Unity Engine preferred

Note: All offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background check

*Posted positions are not open to third party recruiters and unsolicited resume submissions will be considered free referrals.

AGS in an equal opportunity employer.

AGS, LLC.

About Us

Headquartered in Las Vegas with offices and employees around the world, AGS (NYSE: AGS) is a global company focused on creating a diverse mix of entertaining gaming experiences for every kind of player. Our roots are firmly planted in the Class II Native American gaming market, but our customer-centric culture and growth have helped us branch out to become a leading all-inclusive commercial gaming supplier. Powered by high-performing Class II and Class III slot products, an expansive table products portfolio, real-money gaming platforms and content, highly rated social casino solutions for operators and players, and best-in-class service, we offer an unmatched value proposition for our casino partners.

AGS’ award-winning employee culture is unmatched among gaming equipment suppliers. The Company has won numerous awards for its employee experience, including being named five years in a row (2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017) to the prestigious ‘Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation® and ‘Atlanta’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®; winning ‘Top Workplaces Nevada’ and ‘Top Workplaces Atlanta’; and earning Glassdoor’s ‘Best Places to Work’ Employees’ Choice Award 2020 based on confidential, unsolicited employee reviews.

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