E-Sports Project Manager (EU)
For many, the word “Epic” is synonymous with grand, glorious, heroic, regal, magnificent or monumental. At Epic Games, we think of “Epic” as the collective effort of smart, talented, passionate people choosing to build the highest quality experiences possible for those who play our games and use our technology. The words “good enough” are not spoken here. That dedication has allowed us to remain an industry leader, take risks, be creative, and carve our own path forward.
Epic is looking for a passionate and highly structured Project Manager to help build Epic’s Esport foundation from the ground up. As a Project Manager, you will work closely with our broadcast, game development, league operations, events and community teams to bring entertaining, high quality and competitive action to Epic Esport fans all around the world. This is a unique opportunity to to work in a global and fast paced environment so if you are up for a real challenge, read on!
The person in this role will be responsible for the following:
Helping leadership plan and execute Epic’s global Esports agenda
Managing project plans and initiatives across multiple disciplines, collaborating with everyone to ensure all needs and objectives are met
Proactively anticipating, identifying, and troubleshooting issues, and ensuring that adequate plans are put in place to provide a timely solution
Continuously evaluating the team's health and structure, while keeping everyone focused on results and growth
Ensuring that resource requirements are understood in advance and flagged to leadership
Organizing and driving meetings with various disciplines to solve problems and drive towards action
Working with teams to resolve unexpected complications and make sure to capture any learnings
Being a hub of project knowledge, knowing everything there is to know or be able to find out in a flash
Developing a reporting system to update leadership on the status of current milestones
The ideal candidate will have the qualifications below:
Experience with project management, preferably in Esport
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Relentless in your pursuit for answers and you always make sure to follow up until the task is done
Problem solver, pro-actively involving all the key stakeholders
Ability to work well under pressure, can manage multiple projects at once and know how to make tough prioritizations
Truly passionate about Esport
Please submit your cover letter and resume and we’ll be in touch soon.
This is going to be Epic!