TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER

Penrose Studios crafts ground-breaking immersive stories, and needs your help building a platform for this new artistic medium. We are seeking a project manager to support our engineering team and bridge the gap between internal and external stakeholders to drive the production process towards high quality and on-time feature releases.

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Responsibilities

  • Work with business stakeholders to define product objectives and requirements

  • Define multiple project schedules, timelines, and do critical path analysis

  • Identify risks and blockers, suggest mitigations and guide the team to remove blockers

  • Act as scrummaster, run daily standup and SCRUM meetings

  • Partner with internal dev teams and external parties to deliver on time and with the quality required

  • Manage each release through the launch process

  • Efficiently allocate resources to ensure efficient execution

  • Assume responsibility and drive ownership for issue resolution

  • Continuously monitor and improve the effectiveness of our processes to increase speed to launch and quality of service

Requirements

  • Strong understanding of agile development process

  • 2+ years of experience in project management, game design & production, scrummaster, or similar field.

  • Expertise with project management tracking tools such as Jira, Shotgun, Asana, Trello, Microsoft Excel and Google Spreadsheets.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Strong ability to influence across multiple teams

  • Operate successfully in ambiguous environments

  • Ability to handle multiple contending priorities simultaneously in an exciting environment

  • Avid interest in the possibilities of Augmented and Virtual Reality.

 

Penrose is based in San Francisco.

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