Project Manager, Localization & QA

Blizzard Entertainment China is looking for talented and enthusiastic project manager with outstanding communication skills to join our Localization & QA team.

As a leader for your project, you will represent the interests of localization & QA, and work on a variety of production-related and project management tasks, mainly focus on WoW. You will drive and communicate project objectives and priorities to ensure on-time and quality deliveries.

Responsibilities

  • Create and manage cross-project schedules for Localization and Quality Assurance teams.
  • Act as a project leader and drive consistent, organized processes.
  • Collaborate with all teams to ensure that project goals, objectives, and deliverables are achieved at Blizzard quality standards.
  • Assess, monitor, document and communicate on project scope and status, risks and key learnings to project stakeholders.
  • Identify, track, manage and resolve project issues.
  • Gather and document project related business, functional and creative information during the project lifecycle.
  • Maintain an in-depth understanding of the products and related localization & testing procedures.
  • Design and analyse project KPIs in order to drive continuous improvement.
  • Follow change management processes to capture change requests, communicate impact, request stakeholder decisions, and execute changes if applicable.

Requirements
  • A minimum of 3 years work experience with a proven record of successful project management in software industry
  • Passionate on video games and knowledge of the Blizzard Entertainment franchises, especially on WoW
  • Multi-project Management skills based on organization, team-work, reporting and procedures
  • Excellent oral and written English, Chinese communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Able to influence cross-functional teams to develop collaboration and commitment
  • Excellent understanding of the software development, localization and QA processes and methodologies
  • Strong knowledge of project management tools and methodologies (e.g. PMP, Scrum and Agile)
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills and a detail-oriented problem solving approach
  • In-depth understanding of project life cycles

Pluses
  • Project Management Professional (PMP), Agile and/or Scrum certification
  • Experience with online payment systems
  • Higher education degree in a related field

 


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