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EA SPORTS – Development Director (Senior Project Manager)

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EA SPORTS – Development Director (Senior Project Manager)

Electronic Arts (EA)


Apply by 11/12/2020


Posted 2 months ago

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Location

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Job Type

Industry Areas

Operations Management

 Job Description

A Development Director manages a variety of disciplines including artists, designers, software engineers, QA and other production staff. DD's are the keepers of the project schedule and they play an important role in successfully moving the development team from one project phase to the next while maintaining quality, collaboration and communication. You will partner with producers to ensure that they are managing the project on time, to quality, and within budget.

To be considered for this role, you need the following:

  • Leadership/Management
  • Build and evolve a cohesive team; identify resourcing needs, provide challenges and developmental opportunities to ensure that all employees reach their potential.
  • Develop working relationships with immediate team and those outside of the immediate team that have an effect on the completion of the project
  • Manage employees across multiple disciplines within a single project team
  • Communicate with project team and coordinate considerations with external partners
  • Participate in the hiring process to ensure qualified hires are available to meet project requirements
  • Provide constructive feedback throughout the year to team members and guide their career development and progression
  • Create inclusive environment and quickly address any conflict on the team

Execution

  • Establish and assign specific tasks from defined project goals and achieve project deliverables through managing team at a project-level (e.g. Franchise-wide level);
  • Assess and mitigate risk for assigned scope
  • Partner with production to manage scope and quality

Project Management

  • Establish an overall project schedule based on the individual task estimates for production
  • Determine the resource requirements to meet the task requirements
  • Establish a project budget, determine task dependencies, and assign tasks to team resources

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • 6 years project management or team leadership experience;
  • Education requirement University degree Bachelors or equivalent professional experience;
  • Communication across all levels and organizations.
  • Experience in project management methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile.

How To Apply

Inclusive Note

The employer is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status or disability.

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Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in interactive entertainment. We develop games, content and online services across multiple platforms. We have a broad portfolio of brands that span the most popular video game genres. We exist to Inspire the World to Play. We create extraordinary new game experiences for our millions of players everywhere by bringing together accomplished people that combine creativity, innovation, and passion.

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