People Operations Partner







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Want to be onboard a rocketship and help build a new and groundbreaking MMORPG called Ember Sword?

Leading-edge gaming studio looking for a talented People Operations Partner to join the Global Operations team. We are looking for an authentic and passionate team player who’s eager to partner with our product, publishing and global teams to deliver unique experiences and tailor made individual support to our People as we embark on our growth journey.

We are developing Ember Sword, a groundbreaking browser based and Free-to-Play MMORPG game set in a community driven PvP and PvE fantasy universe. With player-owned collectible cosmetics and a blockchain-enhanced economy, this game is on a mission to disrupt the current gaming industry norms.

In our small but growing team, there's a need for building our relationship with individuals across the company on a day to day basis, providing them with white glove individual support for all their needs along their journey as members of the Bright Star teams.

We are expanding with rocket speed, while being on our quest to make the next big MMORPG. Generally, building something from scratch should excite you rather than terrify you. Don't worry, you won't be doing this alone; throughout the last year our team grew by 125% and we have various backgrounds from companies such as Riot Games, Blizzard, Apple, Unity, Lucas Art, and more. We have plenty of ideas and we are looking for more talented people to help us fulfill them.

Your TO DOs

  • Handle all administrative aspects of the people journey, from contracts to time off, paternity/maternity leave, onboarding and offboarding
  • You will be a go to person and represent the People team for all employees, providing them with support and counseling with empathy and care
  • Partner with the Operations team to identify opportunities to improve our People programs and processes, ensuring we provide the best experience possible for our team members, while keeping them and the company safe
  • Partner with the Operations and Tech teams to ensure our People Systems are up to date and identify opportunities for improvements/internal trainings
  • Advise the Operations team on all legal aspects of employment in Denmark, and provide support for international locations where appropriate
  • You will be part of a small but growing team of passionate individuals coming from very diverse backgrounds. We are looking to build something exceptional together, while learning from one another and also have fun on the way there!


  • 5+ years working as a People Operations or HR Manager in Denmark, with a deep understanding of the Danish legal ecosystem for all employment and benefits matters
  • Ability to research and provide advisory on employment/benefit matters in other european countries
  • Can do attitude with a focus on people first, willingness to go above and beyond to support people and position the Operations team as a trusted partner to anyone across the company
  • Solid experience in process execution for new programs, ability to collaborate with multiple teams and partners to ensure a top tier people experience
  • Deep integrity, you will be expose to/handle confidential information on a daily basis, you are a vault people can trust
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken


  • This is not your average gaming company. We are a culture which encourages challenging the status quo. Therefore, we are keen to work with people who value integrity, accountability, curiosity, inclusion, passion and innovation.
  • We operate in an industry which is evolving on a daily basis. We are looking for talented individuals who are comfortable adapting in a fast paced and often changing environment and dealing with ambiguity.


  • While Ember Sword is an MMORPG, prior gaming experience is a huge plus, but not a must.
  • This is a Denmark based role with offices based in Copenhagen (preferred location) or Aarhus

The TEAM at Bright Star

In just two short years, Bright Star Studios has become one of the most watched developing gaming studios in the world. Today we are a rapidly growing team, and though we are spread across continents, we are united in our mission to build the ultimate MMORPG experience for our community. The BSS culture is driven by a group of passionate, determined and talented individuals, hailing from a range of diverse backgrounds and locations.

We are an equal opportunity employer who hires people who are genuinely passionate about changing the games industry for the better. Always on the lookout for exceptional talent and potential, we care about good team effort, open and friendly communication, and speaking up without reserves.

So… if you are ready to rock the foundation of the gaming world together, we will welcome you with open arms.

About Bright Star Studios

Bright Star Studios, is a global independent games development studio crafting next generation original MMO game franchise experiences.

Led by a diverse team of award-winning venture founders, former world champion pro-players and entertainment professionals who come with decades of game industry experience, these innovators are carving a new path forward for MMORPGs across PC, Browser, and Mobile. The studio’s mission is to rewrite the games industry with a business model that favors the community through exciting competitive gameplay, instant playability and a leading platform which supports the player economy.

The studio is working on their flagship title, Ember Sword, a modern rewrite of the games industry business model which brings a player-owned economy and the community together in a unique and engaging cooperative role playing story-universe.

About Ember Sword

Ember Sword is a social sandbox MMORPG taking place in a player-driven universe where the adventure finds you. Built by a team of imaginative artists, engineers, and game designers, Ember Sword offers a unique community led and frictionless PvP and PVE player experience, and allows true ownership of digital gaming assets using blockchain technology.


We offer remote options and flexible working hours. We offer balance between work and personal life and are encouraged with open paid time off. All employees getting onboard 2022 will get a token package, and therefore have an incentive to make the best MMORPG. Besides that, we have the usual: Free coffee and tea. Social gatherings. Board game nights. Free office snacks, soft drinks, and occasionally friday bars.

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