We’re looking for a Project Manager at Playful Solutions!

About us

  • We are a game design agency in Vienna.
  • We turn challenges of organisations into play experiences.
  • We create play experiences that challenge people to personal and professional growth.
  • Our expertise lies in: idea creation, game design, research & learning, facilitation.
  • Our projects are very diverse: we develop experience and escape rooms (e.g. for BMW), coordinate game development (e.g. for Red Bull Mind Gamers), draft game & gamification concepts (e.g. for Lufthansa), help others to understand and create games in game jams (e.g. for the Ministry of Education), run competitive events (e.g. for Red Bull Rubik’s Cube World Championship), give talks and workshops (e.g. at MIT), and much much more.
  • Our motto is “play-discover-grow”.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has solid experience in project management, in either product development or event management.
  • Has a good understanding of technological trends and wants to understand new technologies to the point that it supports the creation, development and maintenance of digital and mixed reality play experiences.
  • Is open-minded, takes play seriously, collaborates well, likes to be challenged, is versatile.
  • Has high proficiency in English – German would also be good, but not a requirement.
  • Keeps a cool head while acting as a hub between clients, game designers and developers.
  • Is intrigued by the prospect of working on projects related to play, technology, events and learning.
  • Is a good fit to our team, as we are all committed to growth and evolution of our team, our company, and individually.
  • Likes to play!

We offer:

  • A work environment with a flexible schedule, travel opportunities (pre and post Corona!) and a lot of autonomy.
  • A team where your ideas are more than welcome and where the development of your skills, passions, and talent is also in our interest.
  • An organisation based on Holacracy.
  • A great office in 1070 Vienna.
  • 4 very diverse team members with background in Game Design, Media Studies, Research, Education, Psychology, Anthropology.


Please send an email at info@playfulsolutions.net with your CV and application.

This would start as a part-time job, with an increase in hours in 2021. A full time equivalent salary from EUR 2.211,60/month and up, in alignment with the collective agreement for advertising and market communication (VG 4).