Senior Project Manager

Jan 15, 2023
Calgary, Canada
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

The Opportunity

Unity Accelerate Solutions is a specialized group that creates custom software experiences for customers around the globe across all industry sectors. Innovation and understanding are at the core of what we do.

Our Games team is looking for key leaders to help scale operations, create best-in-class processes, build incredible teams, deliver amazing products to market and help drive towards Unity’s business goals.

In this role, you lead a team of Project Managers working on projects that range widely from short professional service engagements all the way to full games' development.

You will collaborate closely with numerous teams within Accelerate Solutions including Business Development, Leads, Finance, Legal and external game studios to help win deals and partnerships, then successfully deliver products that drive repeat business. You will also work with the rest of the leadership team to create forward looking strategies and improve existing practices for your region and across the globe.

Do you get a kick out of working in a fast paced environment, have an eye for detail and a leadership style that fosters engagement and growth – combined with a love of video games? If yes, you should apply for this role!

This role may involve occasional travel to client and Unity offices, spanning across different time zones.

What You’ll be doing

  • Manage all or part of the Project Management team in a specific region including; Recruiting, Onboarding, Training & Career Management
  • Oversee all projects being run by the PM’s reporting into you, this will include; onboarding new deals, ensuring projects are correctly setup to be successful, monitoring project health, acting as escalation for your reports, liaising with clients to help build positive, long lasting relationships
  • Work with other regional leaders to create and maintain growth strategies
  • Contribute to the senior Games Project Management leadership group

What we’re looking for

  • You’ve done your time running projects and have a great track record to prove it
  • You can lead Junior to Senior managers and what’s more you enjoy it
  • You understand how to manage budgets/P&L’s and can read and understand contract language
  • You are a strong influencer with great communication skills, able to work with diverse groups and align teams around common goals
  • You are Client focused, bring a professional attitude with stellar interpersonal skills, and are able to resolve conflicts with empathy
  • Adaptability to embrace and navigate change is absolutely essential in our fast-paced environment

Bonus Points

  • You have managed video game projects from start to finish
  • You have taken games through the first party certification process

Life at Unity

Unity (NYSE: U) is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity is the foundation upon which the world’s most powerful digital content is created. Specifically, Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

In the fourth quarter of 2021, Unity had, on average, 3.9 billion monthly active end users who consumed content created or operated with its solutions. The applications developed by these creators were downloaded, on average, five billion times per month in 2021. For more information, please visit

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