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Bandai Namco Entertainment
51 rue des docks
69009 Lyon
France

Date : 21.09.2020
Ad posted a first time on 19.08.2020
Reference : AFJV-ETES150-18354

Bandai Namco Entertainment

"More fun for everyone"

Notre société BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe fait partie du groupe japonais BANDAI NAMCO, acteur majeur de l'industrie du divertissement présent sur les marchés des jeux vidéo, du jouet mais aussi des parcs d'attractions, et est présente dans 15 filiales au niveau international. Nous intervenons depuis la France/Lyon dans 50 pays à travers le monde.

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe a réussi depuis plusieurs années à implanter et développer durablement le groupe au sein de la zone EMEA et Australasie en l'établissant en tant que référence sur le segment de l'animation japonaise (One Piece, Dragon Ball, Naruto...), en développant avec succès ses franchises historiques et nouvelles (Tekken, SOULCALIBUR, PAC-MAN, Dark Souls), mais aussi en éditant et distribuant de nombreux grands noms de l'industrie du jeu vidéo (CD Projekt Red, Level 5, FromSoftware, Outright Games, Slightly Mad Studios ...).

Senior Release Manager


Permanent contract Lyon (69)

Position Duties

Working within the EMEA headquarters, you will be joining the Release Management department under the supervision of the Head of Production Services.
You are responsible of a team of 3 Release Managers. You supervise all release management activities by managing and monitoring the team missions in order to ensure successful product releases.

Your main responsibilities will be as follows :
  • Drive the release management process on all relevant products in EMEA and, when applicable, other regions' markets
  • Own the end-to-end timelines and plans for all releases in our portfolio (full games, updates, add-on content, IAP, etc.)
  • Ensure the integrity of the overall Release Management process within various publishing models (external, IP creation and group) on all supported platforms
  • Ensure technical, storefront and commerce submissions are completed according to defined schedules
  • Maintain productive relations with the platform owners

Candidate Profile

Knowledge and skills :
  • Strong knowledge of the various tools and portals used in the video game publishing and Release Management process
  • Good knowledge of video game development and the production lifecycle
  • Good knowledge of consoles, video games genres and their market
  • Working knowledge of current platform certification guidelines, including technical, storefront and commerce requirements
  • Fluent in English

Experience and qualifications :
  • Master's Degree or Engineering qualification
  • A minimum of 6-7 years' experience in video games, working in release management, production, or a similar, related field
  • Proven experience as team manager
  • Experience managing multiple projects and teams simultaneously
  • Working experience using Office suite
  • Working experience using or administering project management tools, such a JIRA or Confluence, a bonus

Personality traits :
  • Passionate about delivering great video games and content
  • Passionate about motivating people
  • Calm under pressure
  • Strong team spirit
  • Detail-oriented, but able to step back and see the big picture when needed
  • Ability to manage changeable workloads, both your own and your teams, with a client-facing, pragmatic approach
  • Always striving to improve

Additional Information

Location : 51 rue des Docks, 69009 Lyon - France
Start date : As soon as possible
Type of contract and working hours : Full-time permanent contract
Remuneration : Dependent on profile

Provide

Please send us your application in English (resume and cover letter).
To: Responsable du recrutement
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