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Development Director – Midlands – Racing Games

Location: Southam, Warwickshire, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

Codemasters - Southam

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!!


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