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Development Director – Midlands – Racing Games

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OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Production
Salary DOE
Location Other

OPM are delighted to be working with this developer that has been making AAA games for over 30 years.


They are looking for a highly experienced Development Director to join their studio to re-invent and shape their most ambitious racing title ever


Main duties and responsibilities:


Work with the studio leadership team to establish and communicate project goals, objectives and milestones
Specify engagement practices and processes: Ensure all workflow is clearly determined, processes are documented, and all staff are trained in expectations of the workflow
Ensure that liaison with other studios and departments are done in a timely and efficient way to ensure that requirements are defined and delivered against.
Validate and oversee the delivery of the project in accordance with the Executive agreed Development Roadmap
Track and implement project improvement plans to drive team efficiency. Anticipate project bottlenecks and drive solutions
Maintain regular communication with the key stakeholders to provide project status & capacity plan updates


Skills/Experience Required

Thorough understanding of project management techniques and methodologies
Minimum of 5 completed AAA games projects on non-handheld platforms
Thorough understanding of contemporary development processes
Excellent man-management skills
A minimum of 2 Top 10 selling titles
Experience of all aspects of development on major platform
Knowledge of Computer architecture
Previous P&L responsibilities



The company offers a competitive salary, bonus and benefits as well. To be considered, call Catherine on +44 (0) 1206 214416 or apply now!!