Projektleiter / Product Owner

Who we are looking for from 15.09.2020

Are you passionate about game development and have you already had a few years of experience in the industry as a project manager / product owner? Are you motivated to create exciting indie games with a small team? You like to work across disciplines and are always happy when you can apply your skills in different areas and having a plate was never a limit for you? Then you are a ByteRocker !

Who are we

ByteRockers ‘Games is a development studio from Berlin that has existed since 2008. We earned our spurs with various mobile games. Now we have to achieve greater things together. We develop for all common platforms and have successfully published on PC, PlayStation and Nintendo SWITCH. Our strength lies in the independent, team-driven development of indie games which are more than just a pastime.

What do we expect

You have a background in the field of "production of games" and / or have already been able to gain practical experience in the real world as a product owner or producer or similar. You support the team by keeping an eye on the big picture, which you independently prioritize and control. You are able to lead a project from start to finish. From an idea, you develop a pitch for the management including a rough project plan and the associated estimate of the required budget. The entire company, including your team, Scrum Master and / or the marketing department, etc. will be happy to support you in this. Once your project has been approved, you will take on all personnel and budget responsibility until the project is completed.

As a real team player and manager with a passion for games, you will advance the team with the following skills:

  • an education in game production, game project management or comparable education

  • Work experience is an advantage given the high level of responsibility that you take on

  • You work in a structured manner, are well-organized and strong with numbers.

  • You have solid people skills

  • You have good analytical skills

  • You encourage a cooperative working style within your team in order to achieve common goals

  • You have a feel for effective communication and support open exchange for creative problem solving

  • You are a passionate gamer and have a strong understanding of their development

  • Applications only in German, please because the company language is German

What do we offer

You will work in a small team on our newest indie game. We receive you in a very spacious, modern office directly at the subway station U Schlossstrasse. Flexible working hours, flat hierarchies, many opportunities to participate and an experimental, independent approach to game development round off the working atmosphere. In addition, we offer you the possibility of membership in a modern fitness studio here in the house and look forward to your ideas on how we can strengthen our cooperation.

Of course, you can expect an appropriate salary for this very demanding task. Please let us know your salary expectations.

Please send us your detailed application with a résumé and a portfolio of your projects (also unpublished ones :)) to jobs@byterockers.games

Please refer to this job advertisement in your application.