Flexible hours
1-2 days at home per week
Employment type
Full time

FitXR are looking for a Project Manager to join their team.

We're now seeking a full-time Project/Program Manager to join our fast-expanding VR teams. You will play a critical role in driving the delivery of the product initiatives for our core product; FitXR. We are looking for an energetic and motivated individual with strong communication, organisation and technical skills who works well in a fast-paced dynamic environment. You need to be very proactive and able to manage systems for planning, reporting, and controlling the progress of technical and creative work.

Responsibilities

  • Lead cross-functional development of project scope, deliverables, timeline, and execution.
  • Formulate schedule, roadmap generation and requirement tracking.
  • Coordinating the daily team stand-ups, retrospectives and other agile rituals.
  • Optimizing team estimations, development cycles and workflows.
  • Manage multiple projects in parallel, setting and delivering milestones in line with the project’s overall release plan.
  • Understand and communicate complex, technical, engineering issues.
  • Ensure tight inter-team communication and end-to-end visibility across the company.
  • Mediate design and engineering processes to ensure the intended solutions meet the intended project goals and delivery parameters.

Requirements

  • Demonstrable experience as a Project Manager within a software company.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
  • Very strong workflow development and documentation skills.
  • Profound knowledge of project management methods and the Software Development lifecycle.
  • Recent experience of modern cloud-based Project Management, Reporting and Analytics platforms.

Additional Requirements

  • Experience in Video Game production would be advantageous.
  • Proficient in the Atlassian product suite (Jira, Confluence etc.).
  • Worked in teams that practice Kanban or Scrum methodologies.

Our principles of play

  • Commitment - We are joined in our mission and support and motivate each other to achieve great things.
  • Independence - We’ll leave it up to you to use your own judgment and do your job the way you know best.
  • Open-Mindedness - We continually question the status quo
  • Communication - Effective communication is crucial to our success
  • Respect - We listen to and learn from each other, and recognise how our own beliefs and actions affect the wider team.

Benefits

πŸ§˜β€β™‚οΈ Flexible hours 40-hour working week (core working hours typically 10-4.30)

πŸ’΄ six-monthly pay reviews (end of year or mid year depending on start date)

πŸ’» brand new equipment and VR headset

β›‘ Private Health insurance

🧳 Unlimited leave policy, the average FiXR takes 35 days

🚴 Annual travel pass & Cycle to work scheme

πŸ“š Learning budget - Β£800 per annum

πŸ§˜β€β™‚οΈ Wellness budget - Β£600 per annum

πŸ– Bi-annual offsite and regular get-togethers

πŸ˜€ A great team of talented individuals who love what we do

Flexible hours
Fully remote