Project Manager

San Francisco, CA | Engineering

Job Description

PlayHaven is focused on providing tools to allow game developers to promote their games across different marketing mediums with the goal of attracting new players to their games and keeping them playing. PlayHaven offers developers a suite of services including internal cross-promotion, game rewards, interstitial ads, and more, all in a single platform. PlayHaven's mobile developer platform spans thousands of games, over 130+ million monthly unique users, and 2.5 billion monthly game sessions. Our customers include Cartoon Network, Digital Chocolate, Glu Mobile, Game Circus, Namco Bandai, NaturalMotion, Nickelodeon, Playtika and Sega, all leveraging PlayHaven's tools to increase the lifetime value of their games. PlayHaven is backed by e.ventures, GGVC and Tandem Entrepreneurs.

You will work closely our Engineering teams, leading the daily scrums, to ensure that all application development is being completed efficiently and to schedule.

Responsibilities:
  • Enforcing Agile project management
  • Acting as Scrum Master for our Engineering teams
  • Managing multiple scrums
  • Ensuring that the Development Team is achieving sprint goals and deliverables
  • Providing regular feedback to product owners and senior PlayHaven stakeholders (VPs and wider Executive team)
Required Skills:
  • 3 or more years experience as a Scrum Master or Project Manager at a software development company
  • Working experience of Agile project management methodologies
  • Knowledge more specifically of Scrum methodology
  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or similar
Desired:
  • Experience in a startup
  • Mobile development knowledge - specifically SDKs
  • Scrum certified
  • Interest in mobile gaming
What we offer:
  • Free lunches every day and plenty of snacks
  • Competitive salaries and awesome medical, dental and vision benefits plus a 401(k)
  • Unlimited vacation (and we require a minimum of 2 weeks!)
  • Epic ping pong and FIFA battles
  • A transparent work environment
  • A developer community that inspires and works with you to change mobile gaming
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