Design & Production Vacancies

Technical Project Manager - Cheshire


Our client is at the cutting edge of technology and creativity, delivering co-development video game services to global triple-A clients. The studio is growing, and we are now looking for a Technical Project Manager to join the expanding Engineering Team. The studio works on multiple exciting projects at any one time offering plenty of variety and involvement.


· Developing the Engineering Department and its employees

· Solving personnel problems through HR and Line Management

· Undertaking employee recruitment – including reviewing CV’s, evaluating and uploading programming tests and conducting interviews

· Working to retain our existing team of talented engineers

· Advising, assisting and supporting Line Managers


· Basic knowledge of a programming language (e.g.,C++, C# Python, etc.)

· A problem-solving attitude

· Great team spirit

· Experience in the organisation of large teams

· Good organisational skills

· Great communications (both written and verbal)

· Experience in Line Management and/or Production

· Confident and positive attitude

· Ability to inspire and lead a talented team of engineers

· Knowledge of JIRA or other Product Management Software

· Has worked in or is working within the games industry

· Knowledge of Version Control Software, especially Perforce – Desirable but not essential

· Work experience as a Programmer or a similar software engineering role – Desirable but not essential


· 22 days holiday (+ 3 extra at Christmas + bank holidays)

· Company Pension Scheme

· Flexible working hours

· Private Medical Insurance Scheme & Eye Care Scheme

· Anti-crunch ethos – an amazingly professional, fun and supportive working environment!

· Income Protection

· Employee Share Scheme

· Annual Bonus – be rewarded for great teamwork!

· Free Parking

· Monthly Fitness Sessions

· Complimentary Refreshments – an extensive range to suit all dietary preferences.

· Company Socials, Project Launch/Wrap Parties +Annual d3t Events

· Breakout Areas – filled with perks such as games, snacks etc.

· Assistance and support with re-location to the area

CV to cvs@big-planet.biz to apply

Get in Touch

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email: info@big-planet.biz

cvs: cvs@big-planet.biz