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Senior Data Manager - France

Our client is a leadingt games studio in France, working on Console, PC and VR/Sim titles. We are looking for a talented, rigorous, and committed Senior Data Manager to work on a world famous 3D Games / Simulation title for PC.

YOUR PROFILE   

  • Good knowledge of version management software (especially Perforce)
  • You are rigorous and methodical in your work
  • You are comfortable with the direct communication between the different members of the team.
  • You are comfortable working in a French and multicultural environment
  • A good knowledge of at least one scripting language would be a plus (PowerShell, Python, ...)
  • A knowledge of an object-oriented language (C #, C ++, Java, ...) would be a plus (but not essential)

YOUR MISSIONS

  • Create the different versions of the game, ensuring their quality and stability. Be reactive and report problems in advance to ensure a production line without interruption (compilation problems ...).
  • You are in charge of solving the productivity problems of the production tools, in direct relation with the Leads and the QA.
  • You may need to develop tools or participate in their design.
  • In relation with all the teams of the project, you ensure a role of tools support to the users and for their use of the versions (list of modifications, remote debugging, call stack, rules of reproduction, continuous integration...).
  • Update the documents and information materials of the tools and versions for which you are responsible.
  • You are participating in a live content publishing process. 
Good pay and conditions on offer.
CV to cvs@big-planet.biz to apply

Senior Community Manager - Denmark or Remote Ref 2457

JOB DESCRIPTION

As the Community Manager, you will be consumer-focused, ready, and willing to put customers at the heart of the work you do. Working closely with the Head of Marketing & Community, you will be building, maintaining, and protecting digital relations in PR, Brand and Release functions. The central focus of your role will however entail a largely community-driven game, which attempts to reduce loneliness and build friendships. The ideal candidate will be organized, and ready to drive complex projects, with experience in large-scale community development efforts in the gaming industry. This could be your opportunity to show us how you could impact our company through your skills and capabilities, by exceeding customer expectations in their gameplay experience. Join our team of driven developers, to create new pioneering games while helping each other grow.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Gathering, analysing and recording customer feedback to developers and artists to monitor performance of the strategy, identifying areas of growth and underperformance.
  • Being creative at the core, you will bring the brand voice to life using unique marketing ideas, running, content calendars and turning concepts into high-quality products
  • Partnering closely with the community team and providing aid in recruitment, brainstorming and tools.
  • Create and coordinate long-term strategies that enhance the game’s reputation and community growth.
  • Forming a blueprint to construct a friendshipping community.
  • Establish a foundation for all player communication platforms.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • You’ll have a bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications or another relevant field, suitable work experience is also considered.
  • You’ve had extensive experience of 3+ years with companies very active on social media, forums, and branding.
  • You possess a vast knowledge of product development, organizational structure, main competitors, brand voice, long-term strategies, needs, as well as the primary interests of consumers.
  • You’ll have the ability to thrive in an ever-adapting environment, especially when it comes to teamwork and handling many tasks at once.
  • Be confident in tracking performance and its’ indicators.
  • A strategic thinker with the motivation and drive to own and execute initiatives.
  • Excellent knowledge of online player communities like WhatsApp or YouTube etc.
  • A fascination with gaming. 
  • Be able to take critical feedback and apply it to better yourself.

PLUSES:

  • Good technical knowledge in reporting and relaying bugs and fixes, which builds independence in carrying out complex tasks.
  • An enthusiastic gamer possessing owning experience and familiarity with MOBA/MMO games and their communities.
  • Understanding of project management.
  • Involved in gaming communities with an active personal network.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • We’re a team of high-spirited, lively and productive colleagues located near the centre of Copenhagen.
  • Remote or Onsite work
  • To be part of a continually expanding company
  • A thrilling work environment that aids your personal and career development 
  • Live products
  • Daily lunch
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Highly competitive salary

send CV to cvs@big-planet.biz to apply



Analytics Director - London UK

Our client is a major publisher owned mobile games studio in the heart of London. We are recruiting for a prestigious Director level role for an Analytics professional. The role reports into the General Manager and is part of a wider Analytics/Data Science group. The role is on site with full relocation package and visa support provided if required.

Responsibilities

  • Lead by partnering with leadership functions across the organization and become a thought leader, suggesting opportunities and driving analytics valuey.
  • Own objective evaluation of game health and all content/feature releases, through daily KPI reports, bi-weekly business health meetings, and feature/event readouts and analysis.
  • Engage with the game leadership team to provide insights and guidance derived from quantitative study; influence and analytically validate product assumptions and roadmap.
  • Manage and mentor a high-performing team of IC dedicated to providing insights and highlighting opportunities to improve acquisition, engagement, retention, monetization, and player experience for our current and potential players.
  • Conduct partner relationships with leads of the Product Management, Design, Marketing, Advertising and Production organizations to understand the analytical requirements of the business. Driving collaborative cross functional results for the studio.
  • Analytics product owner, ensuring the development and maintenance of KPI dashboards/reports that signal deviations from expected outcomes, empowering feature owners to manage performance for the business.
  • Lead and guide the analytics organization to build data science models to predict behavior and segment players to allow for customization of player experience.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to help in experimentation efforts, including experimental design and analysis.
  • Governance around game team’s data assets by defining telemetry events, architecting data models, and defining data quality governance.
  • Collaborate with infrastructure teams, software architects, database engineers, analysts, data scientists and game teams to drive key strategic initiatives for the betterment of the data and analytics infrastructure.

Requirements

  • Consistent record as a leader with increasing responsibilities with an ability to grow analytical capabilities and demonstrate strong results.
  • BA/Msc in Computer Science, Data Science, Math, Statistics, Economics or other quantitative field; Masters desirable.
  • 7-10+ years related work experience in Analytics, Business Intelligence and/or Data Warehousing. With 5+ years experience in team management, including hiring, building key projects and career management
  • Strong knowledge of data querying languages (SQL) and scripting languages for statistical and data-manipulation purposes (Python or R). The majority of our stack is in Python. You should be able to read the code and contribute to our data projects.
  • Experience working with large datasets, preferably in a Snowflake, Redshift or Spark environment (MLlib/ML).
  • Strong business acumen and ability to evangelize an up-to-date awareness of where analytics/data science can be leveraged to provide business value.
  • Experienced in working with ambiguity, demonstrating critical thinking and problem-solving capabilities both independently and collaboratively.
  • Experience in defining highly complex requirements, framing issues into recommended approaches using appropriate tools/methods.
  • Experience in data governance, data-driven automation, experimentation design and execution, and personalization initiatives.
  • Proven track record in sharing complex results, recommendations and actions in a style that best fits the audience for maximum engagement.
  • Demonstrated ability to be a partner, identify winning opportunities and determine complex resolutions cross functionally where needed (e.g. engineers, product managers, analysts, business, and marketing functions at all levels).
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, that allow collaboration and influencing at all levels and cross-functionally.
  • Experience working in gaming, SaaS, mobile apps or other technical consumer product facing industries is a bonus.

Benefits

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Private medical care
  • Awesome onsite chef serving breakfast, lunch, and lots of treats (naughty and nice)
  • Relocation assistance for those moving to the UK
  • Life insurance and a favourable pension scheme
  • Healthcare cash plan including dental and optical coverage
  • Yoga, massages, fitness classes
  • Amazing tech to work with and consoles to play and relax with everywhere you look!

CV to cvs@big-planet.biz to apply / for more information.

Analytics Director F2P Mobile Games London Ref 2224

We are looking for an experienced leader at director-level for our analytics, Insights and Business Intelligence department, who focuses onbringing actionable data insights to the strategic level. We have ambitious plans for this F2P mobile games studio based in London and this is a unique opportunity for a candidate who is passionate about driving business growth by bringing data to life and communicating insights in a clear and impactful way. You will have exhibited concrete actionable successes in partnering with other disciplines like Product Management, Production, Design and externally working with analytics and product teams globally.

What will you do?

  • Evaluate game’s health and feature releases via KPI reports, meetings, event readouts and analysis
  • Provide insights and guidance with game directors, influence via analytics product roadmap
  • Mentor, train and manage analytics team to improve acquisition, engagement, retention, monetization, and player experience for our current and potential players
  • Partner with leads from Product Management, Design, Marketing, Advertising and Production organizations to understand the analytical needs of the business.
  • Analytics product owner
  • KPI dashboards/reports to highlight deviations from expected outcomes, to help manage business performance
  • Lead analytics to build data science models to predict behavior and segment players to allow for customization of player experience
  • Provide guidance in experimental design and analysis
  • Defining telemetry events, architecting data models, and defining data quality governance
  • Work alongside infrastructure teams, software architects, database engineers, analysts, data scientists and game teams to drive key strategic initiatives
  • Work with the global senior analytics leadership to contribute to the wider analytical organization's continued success

What does the role entail?

  • Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science, Data Science, Math, Statistics, Economics or similar
  • 7+ years in Analytics, Business Intelligence or Data Warehousing with 5+ years in team management including HR and hiring and building projects
  • Strong leadership skills with measurable, strong track record of positive results
  • Ability to leverage analytics for the greater good of the product
  • Excellent communicator
  • In depth knowledge of tools and methods fit for purpose
  • Data governance, data-driven automation, experimentation design and execution, and personalization initiatives.
  • Gaming, SaaS, mobile apps or other technical consumer product facing industries experience is a bonus.
  • Making recommendations to maximum engagement and effect
  • SQL/R/Python/Scala
  • Experience working with large datasets, preferably in a Snowflake, Redshift or Spark environment (MLlib/ML)
  • Identify opportunities and be able to come up with complex cross functional solutions

Benefits

Excellent salary and pension, private health and life care, onsite chef, relocation package, London, central location and latest tech…

Pls email your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2224.

We are a equal opps recruitment agency and don’t discriminate.  We are GDPR compliant.


Senior Data Scientist Games SE England – Ref 2227

We are working with a fantastic F2P mobile game studio based in London who seek a Senior Data Scientist to join their talented team! Lovely positive team culture working on great projects! This role is responsible for building a robust data culture across the teams. Bring you strong data flow management, statistics and monetization models experience.

What you’ll be doing?

  • You’ll be the data subject matter expert in the business.
  • Working across the teams, building and maintaining a robust data culture and information to add value to the business successes.
  • Manage data flow and ensuring data is at the core of commercial decisions.
  • Working with all the teams who create their games to the success and fun that people enjoy.
  • Ensure data quality across reports.

Who you are

  • Minimum of a completed bachelor’s degree Science/ Mathematics/ Engineering or similar.
  • Must have an in-depth understanding of mobile F2P games.
  • Must have experience in data analytics and business intelligence.
  • Strong data modeling, architecture and principles.
  • Skilled in SQL, R or Python.
  • Ability to guide and drive a data culture and to scale a team of data scientists.
  • Ensuring data quality across reports, data mining skills for analytical and reporting purposes.

Benefits

This studio offers a friendly and comfortable working environment as well as onsite catering, fresh fruit, gym classes, great tech, private healthcare, competitive salary...

Apply

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz - quoting Ref 2227.

Big Planet is an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Senior Game User Experience Researcher Worldwide – REF 2350

Our client is a well-established game studio looking for a Senior Game User Experience Researcher to help the development of their game products. As part of your role, you will be responsible for providing user research support as well as utilize various research methods at different stages of product development.

What will you be doing?

  • Work across multi-disciplinary teams to enhance the overall user experience and product quality
  • Be responsible for establishing user experience design standards
  • Track and monitor product improvements in user experience and beyond
  • Assist in building up the new survey channels
  • Assess, monitor, and follow up on user feedback and game performance metrics

Who you are?

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in any degree
  • 3+ years of user experience/research or related
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills
  • Passionate about games and user experience, alongside an in-depth understanding of one or more MMORPGs

Benefits

Great work-life balance, with a competitive salary and great benefits.

Applications

Please forward your CV’s to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting the reference number 2350.

Big Planet is an equal opportunity recruitment agency and GDPR complaint.


UA Manager – Social Mobile Games – London or remote - ref 2369

Our client is a rapidly growing mobile games studio, based in London UK. They are seeking an experienced UA Manager

The role:

  • Control & set up paid acquisition channelswith budget allocation across channels & campaigns
  • Solid abilities in compiling and analysing performance data.
  • Ownership of the process of establishing insights & implementing into ad operations
  • Professional experience running campaigns on Facebook, Google Ads, and other networks
  • Run creative benchmarking against competitors
  • Knowledge of BI tools like Data Studio.
  • Generate insights from operational measures (e.g., Audience, optimisation goals, etc.)
  • Select, onboard, and evaluate new mobile UA partners and relevant tools
  • Experiment with new channels by selection of relevant candidates and building test frameworks
  • Ensure the marketing and user tracking iscorrect & up to date
  • Ensure data setup with BI to allow performance marketing

Skills & Experience:

  • Experience in managing marketing or UA campaigns, in games or relevant entertainment apps
  • Experience in successfully growing apps or games through organic/viral & paid mobile user acquisition campaigns.
  • In-depth understanding and proven expertise with Facebook ads and Google AdWords for mobile (UAC).
  • Good understanding of essential mobile marketing tech, especially conversion tracking, programmatic advertising, etc.
  • Previous budgeting and budget spending responsibilities for ROI-based mobile user acquisition campaigns
  • Strong project management skills, analytical (data analysis experience using Excel and analytics tools) and reporting skills
  • Proactive, with a strong sense of accountability, ownership and a hands-on mentality
  • Preference for working in fast-paced environments, and ability to deliver on multiple projects in parallel.
  • Good verbal, written, and interpersonal skills needed 
  • Passionate about gaming, media and entertainment
  • Team player orientation

We offer a good London UK salary, fully remote role, great career prospects as the first UA Manager into this growing studio, no crunch, good work life balance, cool IP to work on.

CVs to cvs@big-planet.biz with reference number 2369 to apply.


Business Development Executive Remote or Germany – REF 2340

Our client is a new revolutionary games company changing the user experience of financial services by bringing real financial data and interactions into videogames. They have created a Financial Entertainment (FE) game development platform to enable game developers to bring their wondrous creativity, user centric approach and ability to create fun in the financial world. This amazing company is now looking for a Business Development Executive to join their emerging commercial team. You will have an essential role in selling their innovative Game SaaS solution, you will also seek and build relationships with corporate decision makers to sell our clients products and services.

What will you be doing?

  • Be part of the international sales organization and report directly to the CCO
  • Be a customer-facing professional who directly contributes to relationship-building, portfolio growth and revenue generation
  • Keep your B2B sales-pipelines full and flowing
  • Align your daily workflows, tasks, and activities with a pre-designed sales process, managing a sales-pipeline
  • Organically generating leads through existing networks or industry knowledge and research
  • Working with delivery and several support teams to maximize time spent engaging with clients
  • Co-create standards for how integrations and micro service are designed and developed
  • Move prospects from start to finish to the sales process

Who you are?

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in business administration, marketing, or other similar discipline
  • 5+ years of professional working experience in total, excluding internships, work-student, and training.
  • 3+ years of Working experience within B2B software or SaaS industries highly providing scale self-service enterprise solutions: preferably in a start-up environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and pre-dominant language of the covered market
  • Strong business acumen
  • The required skills plus strong learning ability and appetite
  • Passionate about translating business targets and user needs into state-of-the-art B2B sales process and success
  • Enthusiastic about working in an entrepreneurial start-up environment that is goal-oriented, fast pace and high risk with the potential of high rewards
  • A team player who enjoys interacting and support others with their tasks and questions
  • A passion for videogames and trading

Bonus skills to have

  • Experience building and leading new teams
  • Experience in Fintech and/or games industries
  • Hands on experience with creating technology
  • Experience executing commercial activities in early-stage start-ups

Benefits

  • A great entrepreneurial environment that celebrates good ideas and risk taking
  • A remote first company headquartered in Germany
  • A compensation package consisting of base salary, annual incentives, and stock options that heavily rewards entrepreneurship and results
  • State of the art technical equipment

Application

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2340

We are an equal opportunity company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.



Senior Marketing Manager Games - Fully Remote, Denmark - Ref 2200

We are working withan innovative game studio based in a lively capital city, offering an amazingwork-life balance. 

This internationalteam has been built out of pure passion and they are now looking fora Senior Marketing Manager to own and drive initiatives, bringingplayers into their new project. Great career opportunity to own and share yourinitiatives.

Fully remoteopportunity or Denmark-based.

What you’ll bedoing?

  • Early marketing funnel using branding, PR and partners as well as owning and executing initiatives.
  • Work on strategies and planning
  • Analysis and improvements as needed of user info optimising conversions.
  • Application of insights and analysis, with integration into future initiatives.
  • Additional info available upon application.

Who you are?

  • You’ll have a minimum of 5+ years of experience in marketing within the video game industry, ideally with direct UA and performance marketing initiatives (GaaS/ monetisation pre- and post-launch)
  • Exceptional command of the English language
  • Prior experience working with PC games
  • Good experience and understanding of the video game industry and the broader influencer landscape
  • Ability to network and build strong working relationships with game users and PR partners
  • Analytical thinker and thrives on taking ownership and driving marketing initiatives, and don’t forget a genuine passion for video game marketing!

Benefits:

A passionate teamof internationals who are fun, dynamic, and love what they do!

If you chooseonsite (when they’re back in the office), you’ll enjoy daily lunches andwork-life balances that only a cool team like this, combined with the locationof a scenic city can offer!

Apply:

To apply, e-mailyour CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quotingreference 2200.

We are an equalopportunity recruitment agency that values diversity. We do not discriminate onthe basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexualorientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. BigPlanet is a GDPR compliant agency.


Product Manager Mobile F2P, Spain - Ref 2285

Sunny Spain calling your name? Fantastic mobile game studio and team based in beautiful Barcelona seeks a passionate and creative Product Manager to join their studio. Work on their various live game titles, leading the team, driving product solutions, and creativity!

What you’ll be doing:

  • Drive any product backlogs, definite roadmap, and feature creations.
  • Leading a high-performance agile team, focus being on new features aligned with the team’s KPIs.
  • Collaborate and ensure creative and new ideas are given credit and thrive to develop the product.
  • Visionary for the team, working towards the highest quality and work excellence.
  • Inspire the team, working through obstacles and solutions focussed working within priorities and timelines.
  • Collaborate with the product team on innovations, testing, learning, and developing.
  • Taking ownership and inspiring the team of product professionals who work with you.

Who you are?

  • Must have a track record of being a Product Manager in the F2P mobile space, must have worked on shipped F2P title as a Game Designer.
  • Must have a sense of data-driven decision-making and strong analytical skills.
  • Creative and resourceful with the ability to seek solutions and idea generation for product and team challenges.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills in English.
  • Track record of working with multi-disciplinary teams.
  • High attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Passionate about product, creating fun and highly engaging games for players!

Benefits:

  • Great annual leave policy (and what better in a location by the sea!)
  • Newest devices!
  • Fun perks that support happy healthy team members – gym, lunches, snacks etc.
  • Various development support courses, training, etc.
  • Team fun (when allowed again) events, games, etc., and MUCH MORE!

Applications:

To be considered, please submit a copy of your latest CV in .doc or .docx to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2285 today!

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency that values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  Big Planet is a GDPR compliant agency.

Product Manager F2P Games, SE England - Ref 2258

We are working with a fantastic F2P mobile game studio based in London that seeks a Product Manager to join their talented team! Lovely positive team culture working on great projects! This role suits someone who is analytical and has solid understanding of the f2p game space.

What will you be doing?

  • Work with data to validate or invalidate hypothesis on game economy.
  • Assess and analyse the impact of any potential changes or improvements to the game.
  • Working with a range of disciplines to drive results and outcomes for the product.

Skills & experience required:

  • Minimum 2 – 3 years experience in f2p, mobile games or mobile product management, or data analytics in the mobile space.
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to focus on data-driven decision making.
  • Experience with SQL, or a willingness to learn.
  • Quantitative modelling skills to assess and estimate effects of scenarios, as well as experience with testing and experimentation a plus.
  • Have true love for games, ensuring player engagement and enjoyment.
  • Ability to problem-solve and work towards a solution.
  • Excellent communication skills to work across a varied team.
  • A good team player who is self-starting.
  • Ability to differentiate correlation from causation.
  • Experience with SQL (if none, strong desire to learn SQL required).
  • Quantitative modelling skills to estimate the effect of potential ideas and scenarios.
  • Experience with multivariate testing and experimentation.

Benefits:

This studio offers a friendly and comfortable working environment as well as onsite catering, fresh fruit, gym classes, great tech, private healthcare, competitive salary.

How to Apply:

Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2258.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

CRM Lead Games F2P Studio, Germany - Ref 2208

Leading cross-platform developer and publisher of F2P multiplayer games seek a CRM Lead to join their dynamic and successful Marketing team! Opportunity to bring your strong CRM Lead skills and drive, create and own the CRM strategy of this successful team! Role focus is on the development, management, and successful rollout of programs that align with the team’s CRM strategy and maintaining user engagement, working across teams in the business. Great role!

What you will be doing?

  • Manage, lead and mentor the CRM team
  • Optimize and manage mobile-app game lifecycle across channels
  • Plan, optimise user engagement
  • Build strategy, measurement and optimisation of Live-Ops campaigns
  • Driven by data and analytics on monetisation
  • Enhance growth model processes, conversion, and retention
  • Ensure optimal usage of CRM tool, ensuring and improving data integration as needed

Who we are looking for?

  • Minimum of a completed university degree Marketing / Communications / Business Admin or similar.
  • No less than 5 years relevant work experience in CRM with a focus on mobile (mobile push and in-app).
  • Ability to design new analysis and convert into strategic business campaign optimisations
  • Excellent knowledge of CRM systems and tech stacks
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to lead, previous people management an advantage
  • First experience in people management is a plus
  • Previous experience & comfort working in an English-speaking work environment

Benefits:

Great working environment and team culture. Friendly, fun, international team with flexible working hours, strong on personal development and supportive of creativity!

To find out more, apply by emailing your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2208.

We are an equal opportunity company, value diversity, and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Fully Remote Senior Marketing Manager, Denmark - Ref 2200

We are working with an innovative game studio based in a lively capital city. Offering an amazing work-life balance. This international team has been built out of pure passion and they are now looking for a Senior Marketing Manager to own and drive initiatives, bringing players into their new project. Great career opportunity to own and share your initiatives. 

What you’ll be doing?

  • Early marketing funnel, owning and executing initiatives.
  • Work on strategies and execution to maximise reach of users.
  • Analysis and improvements as needed of user info optimising conversions.
  • Application of insights and analysis, with integration into future initiatives.
  • Additional info available upon application.

Who you are?

  • You’ll have a minimum of 5+ years of  marketing experience within the video game industry, ideally with direct UA and performance marketing initiatives (GaaS / monetization pre and post-launch)
  • Exceptional command of the English language
  • Prior experience working with PC game titles
  • Good experience and understanding of the videogame industry and the broader influencer landscape
  • Ability to network and build strong working relationships with game users and PR partners
  • Analytical thinker and thrives on taking ownership and driving marketing initiatives, and don’t forget a genuine passion for videogame marketing!

Benefits:

  • Passionate team of internationals who: are fun, dynamic, and love what they do!
  • If you choose onsite (when they’re back in the office), you’ll enjoy daily lunches and work-life balances that only a cool team like this, combined with the location of a scenic city can offer!

Please e-mail your CV & a covering letter to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2200.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Manager QA & Operations 3rd Party Supplier Games, Canada - Ref 2150

We are working with a third-party service provider for QA, Art, and Engineering based in Montreal, Canada. For this position, you will need to have some management experience preferably larger teams, and some operational experience incl. recruitment and training, management of budgets and forecasts, as well as coaching their project managers. This is a management role, and prior team and budget management are essential as well as a strong QA background, and a preference for game industry experience.

You will need to relocate to Montreal for this role.

What does the role entail?

  • Solve issues before they impact the projects
  • Track client relations and macro-project progress 
  • Create and implement any process changes/improvements accordingly.
  • Hold stand-ups and meetings
  • Manage, lead, mentor, and motivate team
  • Responsible for the professional development of the FQA PMs & CQA Manager
  • Mentor and train new FQA PMs & CQA Manager and instill growth within the department
  • Give monthly performance feedback to FQA PMs & CQA Manager. 
  • Provide quarterly evaluations of staff to FQA PMs & CQA Manager incl. recognition and warnings
  • Identify areas where training material may need improvements.
  • Establish lasting relationships with clients
  • Manage client interactions and meetings and expectations
  • Find solutions or alternatives to clients’ needs or decline when necessary
  • Cross-sell services, top-tier client account management
  • Increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships with yourself and your team
  • Participate in and lead proposals as and when needed 
  • Delegate proposals when appropriate
  • Track and manage project and client KPIs as well as local teams 
  • Provide briefings to Director, PMs, and Leads incl. client stature.
  • Manage the creation and design of templates used by the department.
  • Manage resources planning, recruitment, and training 
  • Communicate employee warnings and actions to Human Resources
  • Manage daily communications, like email
  • Review local team’s issues with Director and local Managers and manage them 
  • Point of contact for raised internal queries by the local FQA PMs & CQA Manager.
  • Resolve issues and escalate as appropriate, including IT and help tickets

What skills do you need?

  • Minimum of a completed degree and experience in a management role or similar in the games industry or related
  • Must have formal project management skills and tools such as Agile, Scrum, PMP
  • Understanding of the full game production lifecycle
  • Functionality QA and Certification testing processes
  • Change management, report analysis and delegation of the workforce and setting goals
  • Project management tools like Agile, Scrum, PMP...
  • Tracking tools, workflows, agile tools like JIRA, Confluence, DevTrack, TestTrack…
  • Advanced MS Office 

Benefits:

Great bonus scheme, excellent pay, and great work-life balance in central Montreal location.

We are an equal opps recruitment agency and are GDPR compliant.

To apply:
Please send your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting Reference 2150.

Data Manager Indie Games, France - Ref 1705

We are working with an indie game studio based in France who is looking for a Data Manager to join their team and work on their exciting new flight simulation project.

What will you be doing?

  • Ensuring quality of the project and reporting any potential issues
  • Production tool productivity solutions
  • Assisting in development or design of tools
  • Tools support
  • Documentation updating
  • Live content publishing processes

Who you are?

  • Version management software e.g. Perforce...
  • 1+ scripting language e.g. PowerShell, Python...
  • 1+ object-oriented language e.g. C#, C++, Java...

Benefits:

This studio offers incentive policies, free health insurance, transport subsidy of 50% for public transport users, and great profit and bonus schemes.

Applications:

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to  cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1705.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity, and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Chinese + Thai, Japanese, Korean or English Speaking Localisation & Translation Mobile, China - Ref 1588

We are working with a leading mobile game studio based in China that is looking for someone to help improve the localisation and translation aspects of their games. For this role you will need to be able to speak fluent Chinese plus English, Japanese, Korean, or Thai.

What will you be doing?

  • Working alongside an international localisation QA team
  • Identifying and providing solutions for possible language, implementation, and UI-related bugs
  • Gathering global player feedback

Who you are?

  • Educated to degree level with a Bachelor's or higher
  • Fluent Chinese
  • 2 languages; English or Japanese or Korean or Thai speaker

Benefits:

This studio offers great opportunities to advance your career, a brilliant relocation package, very competitive salaries, and the chance to work in a high-tech state-of-the-art studio.

Applications:

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1588.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity, and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.


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