Project Manager/Producer

Petricore, Inc.
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Posted
April 26, 2022
Full Time
United States
Remote

We are looking to bring on a talented software project manager / Producer at Petricore, Inc. to join our team full-time to assist in the growth of our business.

The Position

We’re looking for a Project Manager / Producer with experience in software, application, or game development. We’re looking to have someone ideally start in late May / early April, however there can be some level of flexibility with this depending on the candidate's current situation. All candidates must be fluent in English, a US Resident, and able to work within the United States. 

This will be the first full-time production hire for the company as we look to grow, and a candidate will be expected to collaborate with the CEO to improve/refine our production process. This position could grow into a more senior role as our team scales and grows. We’re open to the possibility of a  fully remote position, however it will be strong plus to any candidates who are already close by or planning to relocate. 

We strongly encourage applicants with diverse backgrounds and voices to apply, and consider relevant experience in all its forms. We hope to hear from you!

Responsibilities

  • Ensure a seamless development process for team and help remove goal roadblocks
  • Organize, prioritize, and track project tasks with the team 
  • Running meetings internally and with external partners/clients
  • Providing status updates to CEO & Working together in planning project timelines
  • Work within range of normal business hours for the Eastern Time Zone (9:00am - 5:00pm ET)

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of professional work experience
  • Previously shipped titles or playable game/tech demos serving in a design or production role
  • Experience working with software development teams
  • Experience with modern production software to track work progress
  • Understanding of project management best practices
  • Strong problem solving skills & ability to self manage
  • Strong written and oral communication
  • Live in Massachusetts or within the Eastern Time Zone

Bonuses

  • Experience with game design or sales
  • Experience working in AR/VR/XR
  • Interested in working on both games and other forms of software

Benefits

  • Flexible working hours & work from home
  • 401(k) Offering + Company 4% Match
  • 65% Coverage of Health, Vision, & Dental Insurance
  • Paid Sick & Vacation Time, Increases with seniority
  • Full studio transparency with monthly meetings sharing all finances with the entire team
  • Bonuses/Profit Sharing based on studio performance & seniority
  • Professional development stipend
  • Plus Team Outings, Monthly Board Game Nights, and Occasional Free Lunches

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The Company

Petricore is a game development studio focused on developing games and applications for emerging technologies, which is currently focused on AR/MR. Petricore was founded in 2015 and is based in Worcester, Massachusetts. Petricore’s focus is developing high quality software/games for our clients, as well as working on a few of our own IPs with external partners.

Some of our current projects include Battle Billiards for Google Stadia, and an original AR-based game for Snapchat. If you’re someone who enjoys learning new things with each project you work on, and aren't afraid of new technologies we’d love to hear from you!

We pride ourselves on Petricore being a great place to work, with a strong focus on work-life-balance.

The Games

Take to the skies in a world of conflict between humankind’s best friends in Operation DogFight! Fetch up to three of your bestest friends to compete and see who the top-dog is in frantic local multiplayer action.

AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA!!! Remastered - That’s a lot of A’s! We’re excited to be partnering with Dejobaan Games to co-develop a remastered sequal to their hit 2009 game AAAAAA!!! A Reckless Disregard for Gravity. You’re a skydiving, video-streaming guerilla artist in the floating city of Boston High. Your job is to leap from buildings, cause mischief, and not get caught by the police.

Battle Billiards is a local-multiplayer billiards game where both players go at the same time. The game was developed in 1 week by Petricore for the Google Stadia/Playcrafting “Play Anywhere Game Jam.” You can currently download and play the demo created on Itch.io. An updated version of Battle Billiards will be coming to Google Stadia in 2022, stay tuned!

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