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Studio Project Manager (mid-senior level)

Location: 

Macquarie Park, NSW, AU, 2113

Requisition ID:  7534

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines to Lotteries to Interactive. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees.

 

Introduction

IGT is searching for a Project Manager to join our collaborative Game Development Studio in Macquarie Park. In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for planning, budgeting, and managing all aspects of new product development projects.
 

As a Studio Project Manager, your responsibilities will include

  • Collaboration with development teams and studio leaders to create realistic project schedules, budgets, and resource plans
  • Monitoring, controlling, and managing all aspects of game development projects
  • Identifying project risks/issues, developing mitigation plans and escalating issues to senior stakeholders when appropriate
  • Coordination of project tasks for multi-disciplinary agile development teams in a Scrum Master capacity
  • Reporting and presenting the status of assigned projects to the senior stakeholders and management
  • Creation and maintenance of project related data within IGT project management tools
  • Supporting and contributing to PMO initiatives, processes, standards, and templates

The following attributes will help you succeed in this role:

  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Leadership and influencing skills
  • Ability to schedule, chair and minute meetings

 

To be successful you should possess:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in an engineering or management discipline
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience managing software development projects
  • Experience working within an agile development environment in a Scrum Master capacity
  • PMP certification preferred, or willingness to seek PMP certification
  • Experience with project management tools such as Clarity PPM, Smartsheet, Jira and Confluence
  • Knowledge of the gaming industry and regulatory requirements a plus

IGT offers in return:

  • An opportunity to participate in a creative, fun, and exciting industry
  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • An inclusive and informal work environment
  • Opportunities for career growth and development in a large global organisation

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Self-leadership

 

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IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.


IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit www.igt.com.