Development Manager – Audioworks

WE ARE EA

We entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry.  But making games is hard work.  That’s why we employ the most creative and passionate people in the industry.

Audioworks is an award winning team creating audio assets for titles within EA STUDIOS. Through uniting our creative talents and technical expertise, Audioworks is driving industry leading audio through partnership, professionalism, expertise, innovation and uncompromising quality.

EA’s Audioworks team has a full-time Development Manager (DM) opportunity in our Ghost studio. There are many exciting projects underway in our studios and we produce progressive audio assets for in-game products from multiple studio locations. You must be legally eligible to work in Sweden to apply for this position.

THE CHALLENGE AHEAD

The role of DM is dynamic and multi-faceted, requiring strong communication skills, great customer service, a solid ability to production manage, prioritize tasks, balance multiple deadlines, and have knowledge of how to excel while working with a multitude of internal clients/partners and external vendors. The DM will work in close collaboration with the other DM/Development Directors and Audioworks Management, in addition to supporting other Audioworks Department team members and all Audioworks clientele. The DM will be responsible for career & project managing, assist with managing scope, budget and resourcing for individual projects.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3-5 years Project Management or Project Coordination experience
  • Effective communication skills across all levels of an organization, especially in a distributed team from different time zones.
  • Ability to work with artists and an understanding of the creative process and its impact on business needs.
  • Strong Excel skills – advanced or expert level preferred
  • Ability to learn quickly and retain high level of detail
  • Experience with people management desired
  • Positive team based attitude

 

What’s in it for you? Glad you asked! 

At Ghost we take care of our staff and have done so during our steady growth over the years since the studio was founded. In addition to a competitive compensation package we offer our employees 10 EA games per year, massage every month and health care allowance. We have a collective bargain agreement with Unionen and also provide our employees’ with pension; ITP 1 or ITP 2.

We look forward to receiving your application!

More about our location

Ghost Games is an EA studio located on the west coast of Sweden. Gothenburg is Sweden’s second largest city with a population of about 1 million people. This charming location was chosen because of the plethora of highly talented game developers that can be found in this part of Sweden and its southern regions. Founded on the core principles of excellence, fun and respect, Ghost is working to create a world-class team of developers and an exceptional working environment, and to build the next big thing in AAA gaming.

General Information

This position is permanent and applications will be selected continuously. Please apply online with a CV and Introduction letter in English. As part of the application process we might ask you to perform a practical work test.