Project Manager

GOLF+
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Posted
January 16, 2022
Full Time
United States
Remote

GOLF+ has given people a new way to connect and play the game of golf, and we’re just getting started. We’re working hard to add new courses, new game modes, and new social features to make connecting with other players much more fun and rewarding. We are looking for a Project Manager with a history of leading teams and a love of golf to help us plan, organize, and manage our releases.

Responsibilities

  • You will set out monthly and quarterly goals for the team.
  • Take ownership of the game’s future, taking an active role in team management, scheduling and final quality.
  • Define a roadmap by working with the team to identify the highest value features based on company priorities.
  • Manage and maintain project task backlogs and bugs ensuring all are aware of priorities.
  • Plan, monitor, and maintain active sprints and workloads.
  • Work with the development team to break down project features into understandable and achievable tasks.

Requirements

  • Experience within the field of game production in a professional environment.
  • A love for and understanding of golf.
  • Outstanding organizational skills and a proactive approach to work.
  • Excellent communicator.
  • Knowledge of agile/scrum project management methodologies.
  • Knowledge of project management software such as Jira.
  • An understanding of game development and what goes into making a game.

Nice to haves

  • Experience in or understanding of other disciplines(Design, QA, Art, etc.).
  • Experience with Unity.
  • Experience in public speaking and presenting.
  • Knowledge of art and video editing tools such as Photoshop and Premier.

Perks & Benefits

We strive to provide our employees and their families a highly competitive, innovative, and inclusive benefits experience that attracts the best talent from diverse backgrounds. Thoughtfully designed, these benefits aim to help you enjoy your time at GOLF+ while giving you the peace of mind you need for your current and future well being. Additionally, we practice what we preach by growing the game of golf with the offering of various golf focused perks.

  • Time off
    GOLF+ offers flexible paid time off in addition to 7 government holidays. Our goal it to make sure you have the time off that you need for your health and wellbeing.
  • Parental Leave
    We know how important the first few weeks are after welcoming a new addition to your family. We offer biological, adoptive, and foster parent paid time off to ensure you can spend quality time with your family during such times.
  • Healthcare
    We offer competitive medical and dental insurance for employees and their dependents.
  • Retirement planning
    GOLF+ makes it easy to save money for retirement by providing our employees with a 401k plan.
  • Remote Work
    Although we are headquartered in Austin, TX, GOLF+ has embraced remote work wholeheartedly. The only commute you will need to worry about in the morning is the one to your desk at home.
  • Golf stipend
    We take our mission seriously. The best place to start growing the game of golf is among ourselves therefore we offer a yearly stipend for golf lessons and equipment. If you are joining us without ever having played golf, have no fear because you’ll have all the help you need to get started!

GOLF+ is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or any employment decision based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or other applicable legally protected characteristic. GOLF+ considers qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. GOLF+ is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation made due to a disability, please let your recruiter know.

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About Us

At GOLF+ we’re obsessed with bringing the joy of golf to as many people as possible. Whether you’ve been playing since you were a kid, like our cofounders, or are just getting started, we’re committed to enhancing your experience through the use of immersive technology, while staying true to the sport. We consider ourselves pioneers in the space and strongly encourage new ideas and experimentation. We’re constantly trying to push the limits and many of our ideas fail, which is totally fine. Moving fast and trying new things is par for the course. If you love tech and golf then this is the perfect place for you!

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