Outsource Manager (Hybrid Options)

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Posted 05 October 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameConnor Green

Job description

Smilegate Barcelona are looking for an Outsource Manager who is enthusiastic about the opportunities that outsourcing can bring to a studio.

As the Outsource Manager you will play a key role in the success of Smilegate's future and be involved in multiple areas of the development process. Your role will free up the development Leads to focus on the game and it’s development by taking ownership of this key area for them; empowering the teams internally and externally to co-exist as one, with you as the bridge that helps them reach that goal.

Your responsibilities will include…
  • Managing day-to-day communication with outsourcers on behalf of the Leads
  • Creating guidelines to provide to Outsource Teams
  • Building internal and external roadmaps
  • Work closely with Production and department heads to ensure deadlines are met
  • Ensure contracts and guides are correct for external teams
  • International travel to events and vendors

The skills and experience you will bring to the role…
  • Excellent industry record - credited on one or more shipped games
  • Working knowledge of industry-standard software
  • Impressive knowledge of the current standards of art in the game industry
  • Bonus points if you have previous experience of project management and Unreal Engine

Perks and benefits on offer at Smilegate Barcelona include…
  • Relocation Package/assistance and visa support
  • Hybrid working
  • Flexible working hours and flexible Friday’s
  • Private Health insurance and dental cover
  • Restaurant tickets worth 180€ per month
  • 16 weeks Maternity and Paternity leave plus full parental flexibility
  • Team social events

At Smilegate Barcelona you'll be able to develop your career working in an exciting and international working environment, at incredible premises, complete with a games room, shower, auditorium, canteen, gym and more, all only 15 minutes from the beach and 1 min from Glories Mall.