QA Project Manager (Nightshift)

  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 19.06.2019
    Short company description

    Amber Studio is the largest independently-owned Romanian game development studio, offering premium creative and development services.


    We need you to:
    - Plan the project
    - Lead the planning and implementation of project.
    - Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables.
    - Define project tasks and resource requirements.
    - Develop full scale project plans.
    - Staff the project
    - Recruit, interview and select staff with appropriate skills for the project activities.
    - Manage project staff according to company policies and practices.
    - Ensure that all project personnel receive proper orientation and professional development.
    - Assemble and coordinate project staff.
    - Implement the project
    - Execute the project according to the agreed plan.
    - Monitor the progress of the project and adjust as necessary.
    - Establish a communication schedule to update stakeholders and team members on project progress.
    - Recurrently review the quality of the work completed with the team to ensure that it meets the project standards.
    - Control the project
    - Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders.
    - Present reports defining project progress, risk registry and mitigation plan.
    - Manage all project funds according to established accounting policies and procedures.
    - Track project deliverables using appropriate tools.
    - Provide direction and support to project team.
    - Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs.
    - Evaluate the project
    - Ensure that the project deliverables are on time, within budget and at the required level of quality.
    - Evaluate the outcomes of the project as established during the planning phase.

    Personal Traits:
    - Communicate Effectively: Speak, listen and write in a clear, thorough and timely manner using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques.
    - Creativity/Innovation: Develop new and unique ways to improve operations of the organization and to create new opportunities.
    - Foster Teamwork: Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, solve issues and make decisions that enhance organizational effectiveness.
    - Lead: Positively influence others to achieve results that are optimal for project and business.
    - Make Decisions: Assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of the organization.
    - Organize: Set priorities, develop a work schedule, monitor progress towards goals and track details/data/information/activities.
    - Plan: Determine strategies to move the organization forward, set goals, create and implement actions plans and evaluate the process and results.
    - Solve Problems: Assess problem situations to identify causes, gather and process relevant information, generate possible solutions and offer recommendations and/or resolve the problem.


    About the role:
    The role oversees the planning, implementation, and tracking of one or multiple projects from the early levels of engagement, to Live and beyond through clear and specified deliverables.

    Qualification & Requirements:
    - +2 years planning and/or management experience
    - Knowledge of project management techniques and tools
    - Direct work experience in project management capacity
    - Proven experience in people management
    - Proven experience in risk management
    - Proficient in project management software

    Other info

    What We Offer:
    - Attractive salary package
    - Medical services subscription and relaxation areas with all sorts of activities because keeping our employees’ healthy is important to us
    - 25 Vacation days