Production | Halifax

Senior Project Manager

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We are seeking a dedicated and organized self-starter who thrives in a fast paced, ever-changing mobile game development environment. As the Senior Project Manager running 3 small game teams, you’ll be responsible for working with the Senior Producer and the development teams to ensure smooth delivery of project and operational goals.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Strong understanding and desire to work on free-to-play business models for mobile games.
  • Collaborate with the Senior Producer, designers, artists and programmers to develop and plan schedules based on project goals and dates.
  • Determine dependencies and priorities between tasks within the team.
  • Communication of priorities with team and studio members.
  • Monitor work progress against milestone goals.
  • Liaise with internal marketing and analytics teams.
  • Accountability for committed dates and deadlines.


  • 5+ years of Agile project management experience in game development.
  • Proven ability to create and communicate project schedules throughout a project’s life cycle.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational and communication skills
  • Possess an understanding of the game development process from concept to final release.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to lead and work in a collaborative team environment.
  • Submit your resume referring to examples of previous work.

 Bonus Points

  • Mobile game development experience.
  • Shipped iOS and Android titles.
  • Work experience using JIRA.
  • Documentation skills using Confluence.
  • Understanding the use of Gantt charts.


At Hothead Games, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value the diversity of the people we hire and serve. We strive to build and grow our team that fosters variety in backgrounds, perspectives, experiences and skills. We embrace inclusiveness in our workplace, so we can utilize each person’s talents and strengths to make great games.

If you're seeking an awesome new challenge in a fun and engaging studio, we invite you to apply and talk about the possibilities of beginning a rewarding new chapter of your career.