IT Manager for PC/Console Service Line

Room 8 Group is an international art production and game dev outsourcing company, uniting the leaders of the industry: Room 8 Studio, Dragons Lake, Solid Bash, Massive Black and PUGA. We are proud to work with 7/10 of the top global publishers, including Activision, Nintendo, Ubisoft, Gameloft, EA, Xbox Game Studios, and many others. Currently, Room 8 Group is a hub of opportunities for 1000+ people, and this number continues growing every day.

Location:
Ukraine
Languages:
English - Upper-Intermediate
Cooperation:
Full-time
Team:
Management & Administrative

We are looking for an experienced Technical IT Manager with good knowledge of IT Systems and PC/Console Service Line.

Superpowers you have: 

  • 3+ years of experience as an IT professional in AAA game development production, preferable PC/Console cycle;
  • 3+ years of management experience;
  • Deep knowledge of large-scale game production (PC/Console) infrastructure requirements; 
  • Professional experience with game production (PC/Console) tools and pipelines from the scratch;
  • Strong knowledge of game production (PC/Console) pipelines and rendering solutions;
  • Upper-Intermediate level of English alongside excellent speaking and writing skills.

Becoming part of Room 8 Group, you will:

  • Own the IT system and needs of the PC/ Consoles service line;
  • Own and implement the strategy to ensure that services are sufficient to implement the line’s strategy:
  • Respond to emergent needs and ensure downtime and losses are addressed with immediacy, and root-causes are defined and solved;
  • Project management of the delivery of solutions for the PC/ Consoles service line (requirements clarification, time/cost management, stakeholder communication, risk assessment, delivering quality);
  • Continuously improve IT-related processes, including IT security (onboarding processes,  full cycle of projects, JIRA processes, Devportals, Gitlab, Github, other corporate systems), policy adaptation, development of technical specifications, and setting tasks;
  • Understanding of cybersecurity: development of processes in support of security and ISO certification, risk matrix and their processing, BCP;
  • Own the maintenance of team configurations by positions, coordination of configurations, license needs, administrative capabilities and groups;
  • Assist with preparing specifications: Servers, PCs, development kits and other hardware, as well as licenses and other software expenses for large, multi site teams;
  • Handle capacity planning and monitoring: endpoint equipment, infrastructure equipment, bandwidth, storage, connectivity, and redundancy;
  • Support IT production tasks (development portals, dev kits, migrations, SaaS solutions).

Join the team of inspiring game dev professionals, and get even more:

  • Competitive financial reward (yes, we are fair enough);
  • Challenges to raise your XPs score (professional training and conferences, internal mentorship, English courses);
  • Private medical care, paid vacation, and sick leave;
  • A culture of diversity and inclusion to unite the most outstanding talents;
  • Community of people who understand and share your passion for games.

Together we will bring games to the next level. Exactly with you.

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