Management & Marketing Vacancies

Senior Development Manager PC/Console Southeast England REF - 2920


Our client is seeking a Senior Development Manager to join their dynamic team to contribute to the creation of cutting-edge game development in a diverse growing studio. This role is offered fully remote if based in the UK or onsite alongside an excellent relocation package.

What you will be doing:

  • Direct various development teams, overseeing projects and handling risk management
  • Align schedules with business objectives with other team leaders and Director of Product Development
  • Guide a group of Development Managers across projects, monitoring change requests and supervising processes to inform leadership teams
  • Recognise and counteract risks to ensure project achievement and facilitate efficient resolutions to production challenges
  • Implement strategic approaches for Jira and Confluence to optimize management

Who you are:

  • Management or Production experience within game development with lead involvement in the development cycle of a game to public release
  • Extensive understanding of software product life cycles, tools, processes, and execution planning
  • Proven track record in managing complex, multi-disciplinary projects on schedule, showcasing exceptional organizational skills and adaptability to new challenges
  • Demonstrate passion, self-motivation, and initiative for process improvement within the development team
  • Proficiency in JIRA and Confluence applications and workflows
  • Project Management Qualifications in recognized methodologies such as Agile, Scrum, Prince2, etc. is a plus


  • Remote work is offered within the UK
  • Excellent relocation package offered
  • Up to 4 weeks of travel per year without using leave
  • Health cash plan, eyecare, and access to 24/7 digital GP service
  • Work with a company that prioritises your well-being providing mental health and physical health support with access to mental health first aiders and gym facilities


Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2920.

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cvs: cvs@big-planet.biz