Betting Jobs are working with a top B2B business within the igaming sector who are looking for an experienced Head of Game Studios who will play an important role in leading the overall production of games. You will be responsible for managing all studios within NetEnt and therefore the production, visual design and implementation of games designs and mechanics to the highest quality and efficiency. You will also be responsible for the Management, maintenance and delivery of all of NetEnt's game portfolio. You r organization will work as a service provider to the Product Management teams who will provide business needs and product requirements to be designed and implemented by the Games Studios.
In your role you will manage a team of Studio Managers across the globe. You will be a senior and critical member of the Games Business Unit Team.
As a senior part of this Games team you will collaborate closely with all other departments within NetEnt to help protect and grow NetEnt's business.
This role reports directly to the Director of Games based in Malta.
You are a straight-forward communicator, committed to continuous learning and development both for yourself and for your team members. You are confident in leadership skills and know the importance of being a role model.
You have a structured way of working and a gift for organizing people in efficient ways. You have extensive industry experience of managing game studios across multiple regions with multiple cultures and dynamics.
You have a strong analytical mind and can efficiently prioritize between different demands and tasks. You are comfortable in working in a service-based mindset to internal stakeholders. You are open-minded, have a structured way of working and intrinsically collaboratively.
You are a self-starter, and self-driven and have internalized how to work effectively in a remote set up.
Main game skills:
To excel in this role, you will need to have extensive leadership experience with a deep understanding for what motivates people.
• Several years documented experience in leadership and studio management in Gaming.
• A history of building and motivating highly efficient game teams.
• Experience in managing managers and creatives.
• Several years of experience working in an international environment with offices and partners around the world.
• A deep knowledge and passion for games development.
Since the working environment is truly international, a high proficiency in English (both written and oral) paired with clear and effective communication is a must. Traveling is expected. The role can be based remotely, but based Malta would be preferred.