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About Green Man Gaming

Green Man Gaming is a global technology company at the heart of the video games industry.

Greenmangaming.com is an eCommerce store and community platform offering millions of gamers a single destination for all things gaming. With customers in 195 countries, the store stocks a wide catalogue of multi-platform digital games at the best prices and provides the latest game data tracking, reviews and discussions on its community.

Green Man Gaming Publishing works with independent development studios globally to market their own games and increase the visibility of games in a challenging marketplace. The industry expertise and knowledge of the publishing team provide developers with hands on and collaborative support that includes in-depth market analysis, integrated Marketing and PR campaigns, finishing finance options and global retail strategy.

Leveraging its patented technology, Green Man Gaming also partners with game publishers and leading hardware manufacturers to support their marketing initiatives. Announced at CES 2017, Green Man Gaming’s digital storefront is currently being made available on millions of Lenovo laptops worldwide through the Lenovo Entertainment Hub. Green Man Gaming has also partnered with Intel to build and manage their software distribution hub which offers digital games to hundreds of hardware partners as part of the Intel® Technology Provider Gold and Platinum Partners Program.

Green Man Gaming has gained significant recognition for its work in recent years, including:

  • Sept 2017: eCommerce Award Winner - Best Electronics, Computing, DVD, Film, Games, Music & Toys eCommerce Company
  • Sept 2017: British Academy (BAFTA) Cymru Awards Nominee - The Bunker, published by Green Man Gaming Publishing, nominated in the Game category.
  • May 2017: Identified as one of London Stock Exchange’s 1,000 companies to inspire Britain celebrating the UK’s fastest growing businesses.
  • March 2017: Retail Week Awards Finalist - Top 10 Growth Retailer of the Year & UK Top 30 Fast Growth Retailer list.

Project Manager

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Team: Projects
  • Reporting to: COO
  • Location: 3rd Floor East, Times House, Bravingtons Walk, Kings Cross, London N1 9AW

Role overview

As a Project Manager at Green Man Gaming you will be responsible for executing all aspects of our exciting project portfolio that spans our popular e-commerce platform and our rapidly growing social network.

 You will be responsible for the full project lifecycle from initial idea, through the design and development cycle to quality assurance process. 


About Green Man Gaming:
Green Man Gaming is a global technology company at the heart of the video games industry. Greenmangaming.com is an eCommerce store and community offering over 8,500 digital multi-platform games from 550 publishers to gamers in 195 countries in combination with the latest game insights and information. Millions of gamers worldwide have access to a single destination that allows them to discuss, discover and share all things gaming within a highly engaged community. This includes game data tracking, reviews as well as expert insights available on Green Man Gaming’s game hubs, blog and newsroom. Green Man Gaming Publishing works with independent development studios globally to market their own games and increase the visibility of games in a challenging marketplace. The industry expertise and knowledge of the publishing team provide developers with hands on and collaborative support that includes in-depth market analysis, integrated Marketing and PR campaigns, finishing finance options and global retail strategy. Leveraging its patented technology, Green Man Gaming also partners with game publishers and leading hardware manufacturers to support their marketing initiatives. Announced at CES 2017, Green Man Gaming’s digital storefront is currently being made available on millions of Lenovo laptops worldwide through the Lenovo Entertainment Hub. Green Man Gaming has also partnered with Intel® to build and manage their software distribution hub which offers digital games to over 1,000 hardware partners as part of the Intel® Partner Program. Green Man Gaming has been recognised by leading bodies in the video gaming, business and technology sectors with over 30 awards received since it was launched in 2010. www.greenmangaming.com
Key Accountabilities:
  • Direct the delivery of projects through active leadership and involvement in specific initiatives to ensure they meet time, cost and quality requirements.

  • Implement an effective review, reporting and presentation structure
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  • Work closely with the Product Owners responsible for delivery of all deliverables.

  • Deliver cost justification models in conjunction with the Finance Department

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Competencies:
  • Excellent communication skills
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  • Ability to lead small teams to great results
Experience in managing external development agencies (technical and design)
Extensive E-Commerce project management experience
  • Experience of delivering high volume retail website redesign projects

  • Exceptional track record of on-time, on-budget and to-specification delivery of projects

  • Experience of working closely with developers, documenting their questions and resolving with the business sponsor

  • Experience in LEAN, Six Sigma and Agile methodologies
  • JIRA (or similar e.g Trello).
Qualifications:
  • Six Sigma experience preferred.
  • Degree educated.

Interests:
  • You don’t need to be the most competitive gamer but it does help to have knowledge of gaming and the games industry.



Junior Support Engineer

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Team: Engineering
  • Reporting to: EVP of Engineering
  • Location: 3rd Floor East, Times House, Bravingtons Walk, Kings Cross, London N1 9AW

Role overview

The Junior System Engineer will be responsible for hardware and network side of the infrastructure. This key role is a great opportunity for someone keen to pursue a career in IT industry with flexibility to specialise towards a specific area i.e. server side, hardware side etc...

About Green Man Gaming:
Green Man Gaming is a global technology company at the heart of the video games industry. Greenmangaming.com is an eCommerce store and community offering over 8,500 digital multi-platform games from 550 publishers to gamers in 195 countries in combination with the latest game insights and information. Millions of gamers worldwide have access to a single destination that allows them to discuss, discover and share all things gaming within a highly engaged community. This includes game data tracking, reviews as well as expert insights available on Green Man Gaming’s game hubs, blog and newsroom. Green Man Gaming Publishing works with independent development studios globally to market their own games and increase the visibility of games in a challenging marketplace. The industry expertise and knowledge of the publishing team provide developers with hands on and collaborative support that includes in-depth market analysis, integrated Marketing and PR campaigns, finishing finance options and global retail strategy. Leveraging its patented technology, Green Man Gaming also partners with game publishers and leading hardware manufacturers to support their marketing initiatives. Announced at CES 2017, Green Man Gaming’s digital storefront is currently being made available on millions of Lenovo laptops worldwide through the Lenovo Entertainment Hub. Green Man Gaming has also partnered with Intel® to build and manage their software distribution hub which offers digital games to over 1,000 hardware partners as part of the Intel® Partner Program. Green Man Gaming has been recognised by leading bodies in the video gaming, business and technology sectors with over 30 awards received since it was launched in 2010. www.greenmangaming.com
What you’ll be responsible for:
  • Acting as the first point of contact for all hardware, software and network issues.
  • Managing LAN/WAN, VPN certificates, PfSense, LDAP , AD and Office365.
  • Liaising with 3rd parties & colleagues to resolve incidents raised by users, maintain B2B relationship with suppliers, perform computer backups, data recovery and Sage support.
  • Create and maintain knowledge base articles and improving security policies.
  • Optimize usability of systems and infrastructure tools.
  • Light bulbs/lamps and fixing/moving furnitures.
  • Ensure users have the latest antivirus software installed.
Our ideal candidate will be:
  • Naturally curious: if something seems not working, you want to find the root problem.
  • Analytical: you love having data to back up an argument. You always want to know the numbers and understand what they mean.
  • Decisive, yet open to learning: you’ll make many critical decisions every day, and you will be wrong some of the time.
  • Well organized, and delivery focused: you understand the importance of (and enjoy) working accurately and delivering results.
  • Punctual and reliable: Green Man Gaming can count on you!
What is in for you?
  • As a valued employee you will receive 20 days holidays.
  • We will provide you with full training and great opportunity to progress your career in direction you prefer.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Friday afternoon pub with your team & 17:00 beer o’clock.

Pricing Administrator

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Team: Business Intelligence
  • Reporting to: SVP of Business Intelligence
  • Location: 3rd Floor East, Times House, Bravingtons Walk, Kings Cross, London N1 9AW

Responsibilities:
  • Perform margin and pricing analysis in order to support business initiatives.
  • Monitor and update the commercial price lists daily.
  • Identify opportunities to optimize sales and profitability through pricing strategies.
  • Scheduling Prices in our systems for Promotions and Ad hoc requests.
  • Maintaining the pricing processes to keep product prices up to date.
  • Running exception reports to ensure the quality of our pricing catalogue.
  • Keeping the pricing activity changes well documented.
Skills:
  • Advanced Excel skills and IT literate.
  • Proactive and eager to learn. 
  • Well organised and self-motivated.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Work autonomously and as part of a team.
  • Demonstrable high end analytical and numeric skills.
  • SQL knowledge is an extra benefit.
Experience:
  • Previous work experience in a Pricing role - min 1-2 years.
  • BSc or MSc degree.

Content Administrator

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: TBC
  • Team: Marketing
  • Reporting to: Content Manager
  • Location: 3rd Floor East, Times House, Bravingtons Walk, Kings Cross, London N1 9AW

Role overview

The Content Administrator is tasked with managing the web content for product and visual merchandising to support the Commercial team. This role is the central point of contact for website merchandising and promotion implementation for the GMG website, and to maintain stock levels of all titles.


Role responsibilities:
  • Work in a fast-paced environment in conjunction with the Operations, Trading and Marketing teams to support and publish visual merchandising, products and other content for the business.
  • Using the information and assets provided by Trading and Design to efficiently deliver new store SKUs/products, in-time for launch dates or pre-sale activity
  • Supporting the Trading, Marketing and Operations department with page content, SEO and site search information and other promotional activity.
  • To build unique landing pages in the CMS to support specific promotions
  • To identify new processes which will enhance/improve the level of ‘service’.
  • To manage and update product pages according to assets and details provided by the publisher.
  • To facilitate the release of products, including additional merchandising required and the distribution of keys to customers, where applicable.
Skills:
  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Thorough, with an attention to detail and process.
  • Self-motivated, willing to learn and develop in the role.
  • Be able to work in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple tasks and priorities in line with business demands.
  • Fast learner
Experience:
  • Must be comfortable in the use of Mac OSX, Microsoft Office and Google Apps environments.
  • Experience or understanding of HTML and CSS desired but not essential
  • Experience in e-commerce.
  • Experience in working with and administering of content management systems.
Nice to have:
  • Worked and managed on JIRA (Atlassian)
  • Knowledge of Episerver CMS
  • Knowledge of the gaming industry highly desirable.

CRM Executive

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Team: Marketing
  • Reporting to: SVP of Marketing
  • Location: 3rd Floor East, Times House, Bravingtons Walk, Kings Cross, London N1 9AW

Role overview

Green Man Gaming is expanding its marketing team, with a strong focus on customer retention. We are looking for a talented, hardworking and driven individual to support the CRM Manager in developing a best-in-class customer lifecycle programme. You will support the CRM Manager in the creation and execution of all CRM activity across multiple channels such as email, SMS and push notifications. We are looking to take our programme to the next level, so it’s an exciting opportunity for an aspiring CRM professional to be involved in something new and innovative.


Responsibilities:
  • Support the CRM Manager in delivering an enhanced CRM strategy for Green Man Gaming across the entire customer lifecycle
  • Coordinating campaigns from end to end, including the build and delivery of emails through our 3rd party ESP
  • Alongside the trading and marketing teams, create communication calendars, then plan and deliver each campaign
  • Coordinate and collect content from relevant teams to then brief the development of communications
  • To work with the email service provider, ensuring target lists and email creative are delivered, and then executed correctly and on time
  • Ensuring all communications and engaging, on-brand and appropriate to the target audience
  • Improving deliverability and reducing spam complaints
  • Continuously optimizing emails and increasing open and click through rates
  • To ensure the tracking mechanisms are in place to track all CRM activity
  • Testing all data selection and email communications before they are sent out. To also ensure all email campaigns are thoroughly tested and optimized for mobile
  • Ensuring that all email campaigns are 100% accurate with regards to pricing, grammar and layout
  • Monitoring competitor emails and industry best practice to ensure you are kept up to date with eCRM trends
  • Delivery of campaign monitoring and reporting against KPIs, including delivery of daily, weekly, monthly reporting framework
  • Ensuring adherence to Data Protection and Privacy policy and regulation
  • Create presentations and other documentation on campaign plans and performance for Marketing SVP and the Management team as required
  • Contribute to an effective team working approach
Skills/Experience:
  • Experience in developing and implementing email campaigns in a multi-channel environment including personalized lifecycle programs
  • Strong commercial/retail acumen
  • Strong knowledge of html language
  • Highly organized, numerate and detail orientated. Process-driven but yet flexible and reactive
  • Experience in briefing and working collaboratively with creative resources (in-house or external)
  • Experience working in a start-up, agile company environment where employees are expected to lead from the front.
  • Gaming knowledge, the role will require development of copy and being credible to a core gaming audience
  • A ‘can-do’ attitude and ability to roll the sleeves up and get on with the work

Software Engineer -C#, .NET

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Team: Engineering
  • Reporting to: SVP Engineering
  • Location: 3rd Floor East, Times House, Bravingtons Walk, Kings Cross N1 9AW

Role overview

Software Engineers are key to building and maintaining the Green Man Gaming experience as well as delivering the scalability required by an aggressively growing business. We need more Software Engineers to help us manage the delivery of the team against these exciting platform requirements. 
This is a key and exciting role within the global Engineering team, responsible for the delivery of technology projects against key milestones. 
Key tasks: 


  • Maintain and further develop our ASP.NET, MVC, C# shop

  • Assist other areas of the business with specifying what they need from 
 Engineering to satisfy their requirements.
  • Follow an Agile development process to get things done in a timely fashion Thoroughly QA code before it is put live.
  • Documentation of systems being developed and deployed
  • Maintaining security of the code through more specific tests 

  • Perform and assist in Peer Code Reviews 

  • Assist Systems Engineering with deployments 

  • Keep up to date with emerging technologies and how they might fit into the GreenMan 


Specific Engineering Requirements:
  • Solid C# experience
  • Solid MVC experience
  • Experience HTML, Javascript, CSS is a benefit
  • Experience with Unit Tests, Test Driven Development, MVC, IOC / DI
  • Experience with Episerver is a benefit
  • Experience of working with Ecommerce solutions is a benefit
  • Good working knowledge of Visual Studio 2015, GIT
General duties and responsibilities:
  • Educated to degree­level or equivalent experience
  • Well Organised and delivery focused
  • A ‘can­do’ attitude and ability to roll the sleeves up and get on with the work
  • Contribute to an effective team working approach
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects to completion, within tight 
deadlines
  • The ability to work well in a team, to put yourself forward as an individual and 
maintain a good sense of humor

Software Engineer (Backend)

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Team: Engineering
  • Reporting to: SVP Engineering
  • Location: 3rd Floor East, Times House, Bravingtons Walk, Kings Cross, London N1 9AW

Role overview

Software Engineers are key to building and maintaining the Green Man Gaming and Playfire experiences as well as delivering the scalability required by an aggressively growing business. We need more Software Engineers to help us manage the delivery of the team against these exciting platform requirements. This is a key and exciting role within the global Engineering team, responsible for the delivery of technology projects against key milestones. You’ll be working on maintaining the existing and developing new high-performance, high-availability backend (micro) services for handling transactions and other actions of our users and managing the flow of data between On-Line Transaction Processing layer and On-Line Analytical Processing Layer. You will also work on implementing various data mining and analysis algorithms prepared by Business Intelligence. 


Job Description:
  • Object-oriented and/or functional programming skills in at least one of: Python, Scala, Java or Go.
  • Solid understanding of algorithms and data structures.
  • Integrating applications with Amazon Web Service (AWS).
  • Documentation of systems being developed and deployed
  • Maintaining security of the code through more specific tests 

  • Some understanding of application design-patterns, web services, etc.

  • Flexibility, lateral thinking and problem-solving skills are crucial

  • Database knowledge ideally relational databases (Postgres, MySQL, etc.) as well as NoSQL (MongoDB, DynamoDB, etc.)

Nice to Have and/or Willing to Gain
  • Experience with JavaScript.
  • Exposure to a MVC framework for web development
  • Experience with multithreading and asynchronous processing ○ Understanding of data-intensive computing and distributed system design
  • Experience with provisioning infrastructure in Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud Platform
  • Any data analytics experience including but limited to Hadoop, R, MapReduce, BigQuery is highly regarded
  • Understanding of DevOps technology landscape such as Docker, Vagrant, Micro-services.
  • A passion for data science, data engineering and machine learning.

CRM Manager

  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Team: Marketing
  • Reporting to: SVP of Marketing
  • Location: 3rd Floor East, Times House, Bravingtons Walk, Kings Cross, London N1 9AW

Role overview

We are looking to recruit an experienced and passionate CRM professional to join our growing marketing team and take our CRM programme to the next level. Reporting to the SVP of Marketing you will be responsible for all CRM activity, including welcome phase, activation, refer a friend and churn prevention. Analytical yet creative, you will have an affinity for data and a desire to measure everything you do. We are looking for someone who is passionate about CRM and is obsessed with sending the right message to the right customer, at the right time and driving ROI. There’s a lot to get excited about as we are looking to shake things up and drive change. This role is ideal for somebody who wants to put their own stamp on things and build a CRM programme from the ground up. Think you have what it takes? Read on... .


Responsibilities:
  • To develop and oversee the entire CRM strategy for Green Man Gaming, introducing a new programme of ROI focussed activity across email, SMS, social media and push notifications.
  • To take a holistic view of the customer journey in order to develop and plan a programme that delivers strong, long term ROI.
  • To own the strategic customer lifecycle, from welcome phase through to loyalty, refer a friend and churn prevention.
  • To produce campaigns to achieve core KPI’s across the entire customer journey, from registration-to-purchase to active users and churn.
  • Develop contact strategies that are specific to customer segments, by tailoring offers, timing, messages, products and channels.
  • Ensuring the database is segmented effectively for targeted CRM activities.
  • To brief the BI department for data extracts and ensure that all selections are carried out in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Alongside BI, ensure that all CRM is then measured thoroughly, with results acted upon to refine further communications.
  • To work closely with the design and content teams to ensure all campaigns are relevant, on brand and all details are correct.
  • Review and recommend tools and best practices to evolve and improve the CRM programme.
  • Recommend the CRM platform structure and architecture ensuring it works seamlessly and captures all required information at key points in the customer lifecycle.
  • Regularly present results and findings to the SVP and EVP of Marketing.
  • Keep up to date on industry developments and trends to ensure that Green Man Gaming stay abreast of new innovations.
  • To manage the CRM Executive, ensuring that we get the best out of this resource.
  • Ensure the Exec is motivated and driven to perform well.
  • Perform PDR’s to ensure the CRM Exec is on track and performing to an optimal level.
Skills/Experience:
  • Degree educated, ideally within business or marketing.
  • Have extensive experience in CRM and have the ideas and ability to takes Green Man Gaming’s to the next level.
  • Outstanding attention to detail.
  • Creative eye – ability to critique artwork and ensure all design adheres to the brand guidelines.
  • Experience in developing and implementing CRM campaigns to different cohorts in a multi-channel environment including lifecycle programs and personalization.
  • Strong commercial/retail acumen.
  • Advanced knowledge of reporting from Google Analytics, ESP platforms (ideally Neolane) and Excel.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to work in an agile, fast paced environment.
  • Knowledge and passion for gaming, the role will require development of copy that is credible to a core gaming audience.

Interested in joining Green Man Gaming’s Award-winning team in Kings Cross, London?

Email us at [email protected] with your up-to-date CV and covering letter. Don’t forget to tell us why you want to work for us and include your career background and accomplishments.