Whimsy Games is an established game development company that has been creating exciting and engaging games for a diverse range of platforms, including mobile, desktop, and console, since its inception in 2018. The company has gained a reputation for producing high-quality games that entertain and captivate players of all ages and skill levels.
1 вересня 2023 GameDev

Project Manager (GameDev) (вакансія неактивна)

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Whimsy Games is an outsourcing game development company known for creating innovative and entertaining games for various platforms. With a focus on creativity, Whimsy Games constantly explores new ideas and pushes game development’s boundaries. In the next few years, we are aiming to create bestsellers and become a respectable partner for global GameDev companies.


  • Oversee entire development cycle of the Team.
  • Coordinate with other Project Teams’ management.
  • Ensure timely commitments.
  • Analyze team processes, address bottlenecks.
  • Manage dependencies and minimize them.
  • Monitor team activities, resolve disputes.
  • Control progress on tasks and agreements.
  • Maintain optimal Team workload and budget spending.
  • Set up project management tools efficiently.
  • Forecast task estimates based on team’s pace and risks.
  • Prepare backlog for Team’s work.
  • Maintain PM Library and project documentation.
  • Communicate and uphold Team’s goals.
  • Boost Team motivation and autonomy.
  • Manage conflicts, minimize risks.
  • Organize and facilitate Team meetings.
  • Identify threats and opportunities.
  • Analyze and assess risks with the Team.
  • Communicate risk information to stakeholders.
  • Contribute to risk response strategy development.


  • 3+ years of experience practicing in GameDev project management
  • Experience of Project delivery using at least one of the following methodologies (Lean, Waterfall, Kanban, Agile (using at least SCRUM framework)
  • Experience with Software Requirements Specifications (TR, TDD)
  • Ability to coordinate multiple projects in a changing environment
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Solid understanding of the Mobile Applications Development and deployment processes
  • Understanding and practical experience in project management with different types of contacts
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Exceptional leadership, facilitation, and organizational skills
  • Good understanding of SDLC
  • Experience in using Atlassian products (JIRA, Confluence)
  • Written and spoken English upper-intermediate


  • Remote work (the ability to work from anywhere in the world in comfortable conditions while remaining a member of the team)
  • Timely and competitive compensation
  • Flexible work schedule, paid vacations, sick leaves, a day off on your birthday
  • Internal and external professional development events
  • Regular company-wide sync-ups to share your thoughts and ideas