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Development Manager

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27 October 2011
27 November 2011
in the heart of Frankfurt (Germany)
Contract Type
Job Function
Depending on experience

Further information

Ryse team is looking for unique talent to join in our cohorts. If you feel that you have what it takes to stand shoulder to shoulder in the trenches with our centurions, then come help us expand the glory of Rome!


  • 5+ years of experience in project management, of which at least 3 must be in the games industry
  • At least one AAA console title shipped from beginning to end in a development manager or producer role
  • Outstanding organizational, people and team building skills
  • Experience working with Scrum and mentoring agile development
  • Ability to self manage and work in an open structured, cross-discipline team
  • Ability to deliver and receive constructive feedback
  • Responsibility for own actions and ability to admit own mistakes
  • Able to easily present ideas and information to the team
  • Capable of contributing innovative ideas towards all aspects of game development
  • Open-minded
  • Fluent English
  • Passion for games (we’re sticklers for this)


  • Manage multiple teams working on a AAA, next-gen console title
  • Build and track project wide schedules
  • Manage risk together with team leads
  • Identify internal and external dependencies and help plan all needed support
  • Support teams with day to day coordination and help solve issues that hinder production
  • Liaise with the publisher, external partners and Crytek’s central teams
  • Effectively apply existing processes and identify areas for improvement
  • Consistently mentor and coach team members
  • Promote effective, sustainable team dynamics
  • Is actively involved in the recruitment and onboarding process


  • PMP certification
  • Scrum Master certification
  • Background as a game developer (design, art, engineering…)


Crytek GmbH is one of the world's leading independent development studios for interactive entertainment.