Portfolio Producing Manager (Remote)

Daedalic Entertainment GmbH logo
Posted 11 January 2023
Salary Negotiable
LocationHamburg
Job type Permanent
DisciplineProduction
Reference18523
Contact NameConnor Green

Job description

We are supporting Daedalic Entertainment as they look for a Portfolio Producing Manager as they currently develop The Lord of the Rings – Gollum™, an action-adventure that tells the story of Gollum™, all the while staying faithful to the legendary books by J. R. R. Tolkien.

Based in Hamburg, Germany, Daedalic is one of Europe’s most acclaimed publishers and developers. With a total of 32 awards in the German Developers Award (including multiple accolades for 'Studio of the Year') and 12 German Computer Game Awards for genre-defining games, Daedalic have produced well renowned games such as Deponia, Edna & Harvey, Silence, Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun, Ken Follett's The Pillars of the Earth, The Long Journey Home, and State of Mind.

Your responsibilities…

  • Continue further development of Daedalic' s publishing portfolio for different stores and platforms
  • Coordinate the production of ports and assist in monitoring progress
  • Develop and control workflows and processes that ensure smooth releases of games, updates, and expansions
  • Collaborate closely with support and community teams to ensure active support for their games
  • Interface between the publishing team, external development teams and internal departments such as localisation and QA
  • Work closely with the Head of QA to maintain and improve the quality of the games in their portfolio

The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…

  • Degree in business or media studies, or a similarly suitable qualification
  • professional experience in the fields of producing or project management
  • Solid knowledge of the games market, especially of indie games for PC and console
  • High degree of motivation, initiative, resilience, and creativity
  • Team player, inquisitive, and have a quick grasp of self-management
  • Good English proficiency
Daedalic Entertainment present the opportunity to take on more responsibility and push for extensive development within the business. With professional work procedures and processes, the studio values creative freedom in a friendly team.