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In love with IT? Driven, eager to help others and always doing it with a smile? Structured and with a solid sense of what IT is in a listed company with a focus on tech development. Take the chance to become our new IT-manager at Starbreeze, a greatly diverse position in the heart of the business.

As our IT-Manager you have the wing to wing responsibility for our global IT set-up and collaborate with a wide variety of people internally as well as externally. The long term focus is to secure a secure and cost effective IT environment that meets the requirements from both game development and business systems in a public company. The primary day-to-day focus will be making sure the IT environment in the Stockholm, Barcelona and Paris offices as well as for the remote employees are running smoothly and without a hitch.

This role is for someone with solid knowledge about the needs of an IT-environment as Starbreeze’s, has experience from leading and further developing a team (2 direct reports) and has outstanding customer service skills as our employees are heavily dependant on IT as their main tool for production. All employees are IT’s customers.

You are very hands-on and focused on maintaining a secure and cost-effective environment that meets business requirements and take pride in a well organized and documented IT-environment. The candidate should be able to empower the IT-team to craft solutions on-the-fly that can meet budgetary and time constraints.

The Key Areas of responsibility are, for example:

  • Secure an accessible and rapid IT service to the organization covering amongst other things: troubleshooting software and hardware failure, manage and maintain software and workstation asset inventory and and support of applications.
  • Maintain a healthy office IT- and peripheral-environment including accessories and conference rooms
  • Maintain quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards
  • Secure a close and seamless work relation with other departments
  • Advise business on IT matters
  • Lead and grow the IT-team of 2 employees
  • Budget owner, responsible for long-term IT-planning, -maintenance and life cycle management, -operations monitoring and tuning.

You have an absolute passion for business-focused IT. Furthermore, you have experience in setting up and developing IT-environments for technology heavy RnD as well as experience in the IT-requirements of a public company. Your focus is to deliver through your team and to lead and develop them further in their professions.

Your communication skills in Swedish and English are excellent since these are the working languages and you are used to conveying technical information to non-technical employees.

To be successful in this position you are:

  • Outstanding in your service mindedness and work ethics.
  • Very aware of the need for discretion when working with IT in a public company.
  • Excellent advisor, problem solver, organizer, project manager and administrator.
  • As a person, you are communicative and accessible and you love working with people on all levels in a company, helping them with their problems.
  • Min 5 years  experience of driving wing-to-wing IT-management with budget responsibility
  • Confident people leader
  • Good knowledge of operating systems, Virtualization, communications, design
  • If you have experience from the gaming industry it is a big plus

Still reading? Good because here comes the good part of this job ad: We offer you a position at a dynamic company where we live and die by gameplay. We want you to grow with us and to evolve in your professional development and make our games kick-ass within the entertainment industry. The position is in Stockholm.

Sounds good? Then we can’t wait to see your CV and meet you. We recommend you apply as soon as possible; selection and interviews are held continuously. Send your application with a resumé and a personal letter in English. Applications including both resumé and personal letter are considered. 

Questions? Contact Sofie Björkman, HR at Starbreeze, at sofie.bjorkman@starbreeze.com




Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Regeringsgatan 38
111 56 Stockholm Directions info@starbreeze.com +46 8 209 208

Why work at Starbreeze?

  • Producer Driven Organization

    The organisation is build around, and with, the production team in the center, surrounded with the other departments to enable the creation of kick-ass games.

  • In the forefront of technology

    Developing games, do we need to say more?

  • Bank robbers, zombies, who knows what's coming next...

    We take ownership of the IP's we work with and have the future lined up with the worlds largest brands in production.

Culture... or is it a lifestyle?

Do you recognise yourself in the following description? If so you could be one of us!

Team Oriented – we value trust and openness; clear communication and the team result trumps the
individuals performance.

Ownership – we are committed to
delivering excellence, including holding ourselves and others accountable. We
get sh*t done.

Solution Minded – we always present solutions, based on analysis of identified problems.

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