Project Manager (Augmented Reality)

  • Blippar
  • London, England

We’re looking for smart, driven and curious people to join our team. Blippar is a leading technology company specialising in augmented reality (AR). Since launching in 2011, Blippar has been pioneering in Augmented Reality and we have since built an AR ecosystem. Our goal is big and unabashedly bold: to seamlessly and completely bridge the physical and digital worlds using our augmented reality technologies, making AR content creation easy and accessible.

We are currently looking for a dedicated client facing Project Manager who is as passionate about Augmented Reality as we are. Reporting into our Delivery lead, you will join our Studio and collaborate with our wider Commercial, Product and Engineering teams. Able to manage multiple projects at a time, using your attention to detail and initiative to deliver world-class AR solutions for our clients.

Working with some of the largest brands around the globe, you’ll be able to confidently work across multiple projects simultaneously either autonomously or with other team members. You naturally thrive in a fast paced, ideas focused environment where you will coordinate, supervise and plan projects; including scoping, budgeting, running daily stand-ups with the project team, client comms, project tracking and final delivery.

We are happy to discuss how you can work flexibly, dividing your time between working remotely and from our London office.

2023 and beyond is going to be an incredibly exciting year for the business and for the Augmented Reality industry, with NFTs and the Metaverse at the forefront of future design. We continue to scale and grow our talented team hence we’re looking for passionate talent to join our exceptional team, become part of our family and help us deliver on our vision.

Sounds good? Do get in touch.

Requirements

  • 5 years + experience as a client facing Project Manager at an agency or tech company, or able to evidence an equivalent level of experience.
  • Proficient in writing comprehensive scopes, timing plans and project status documentation
  • AR knowledge/experience is desirable but not essential. Failing that, app/website builds
  • Experienced in managing various teams (design, development, stakeholders) and personalities
  • Able to multitask and manage various projects of different scales and sizes
  • Adaptable to work environments and processes
  • Able to show initiative and autonomy when needed
  • Ability to contribute ideas and improvements to Blippar’s existing processes
  • Experience of working with production to understand time estimates and schedules for the tasks provided
  • Strong organisational skills, most importantly file management/naming conventions and methodical workflow
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to interpret a brief and communicate internally
  • Experience in working to tight deadlines

We are offering this position on either a perm or freelance basis.

About Blippar

Blippar is a leading technology content company specialising in Augmented Reality (AR). Our vision is to make AR accessible for all. Our SaaS tools and in-house Studio team empower everyone – from bedroom developers to advanced creatives and brands, studios and system integrators – to create, experience and share AR that is accessible from anywhere in this world.Founded in 2011, Blippar has created many world firsts in spatial computing and offers products including SLAM, Marker Recognition on the Server and OCR, which can trigger experiences by identifying the text in the images, which are limited elsewhere in the market. Under CEO Faisal Galaria’s streamlined and focused approach, Blippar continues to be a pioneering force in the AR sphere, working at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

EQUALITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

At Blippar, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together enables us to build innovative platforms, improving the way people communicate. Blippar embraces diversity in all forms and fosters an inclusive environment.We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. Blippar is committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, colour, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

Blippar

Blippar is a leading technology company specialising in Augmented Reality. Blippar gives access to an AR ecosystem with products and professional services to meet specific business needs – from consultancy to AR creation tools that publish AR content to the web, within a client’s own app or eyewear. Since launching in the UK in 2011, Blippar’s technology has been used by world-leading brands such as Google, PepsiCo, Rockstar Energy, OnePlus, Hulu, Anheuser-Busch, General Mills and P&G to create exciting and award-winning experiences.