We are a team of developers with a uniting passion for crafting highly engaging entertainment with a commitment to putting fans first. Our core values are our North Star ever reminding us who we intend to be and what we strive to create. Our studio culture is built on the belief that the more varied voices in our collective story the stronger our team and our game will be. We are an association of diverse game makers driven by a passion for our art and inspired by a culture of inclusivity to build games that thrill players everywhere.
Our Rallying Cry: Bring fun, inspiration and awe to our lives and to our community.
THRIVE ON TRUST
We are inspired to do our best work because we are safe to take risks in an environment built on sincerity and respect.
CHASE THE HORIZON
We believe the next great inspiration is just over the next peak; we push ourselves and each other to find it. We are all active in bringing innovation to life.
Our strength is in our collective experiences and we stand proudly for representation and inclusion.
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
We are driven with a passion to reach our fullest potential. Personal growth is an enduring priority for all of us.
We don’t polish stones. We deliver brilliance. This devotion shines through in ways that raise the bar for all of us, and the experiences we bring to players everywhere.
Who You Are:
Friendly, helpful, and collaborative in a team-based environment; self-motivated, results-oriented self-starter with a strong drive to deliver quality products
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Familiar with industry standard software and tools used by Production for communication, tasking, and assets tracking: JIRA, Shotgun, Excel, MS Office, PowerPoint, Cloud storage applications, etc.
4+ years’ experience in internal or external game development
Previous experience in project management and production
Experience with AAA titles preferred
Ability to interface with all levels of the organization
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), time and project management skills
Familiarity with the gaming market and industry trends, as they relate to game development and market research
Adept at the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to conduct themselves in a professional manner with all co-workers
Must display resourcefulness, enthusiasm, and self-motivation
Quick learner, able to pick up new tools and technologies and learn new processes quickly and without missing a stride
Flexibility to take on additional responsibilities, as assigned by senior management
Strong problem solving skills
Adept at building relationships throughout the organization
Highly organized. Able to keep on an assigned track without constant supervision
Capable of multitasking and managing several important items at once, without allowing anything to be lost in the process
Ability to identify and analyze risk while providing mitigation support if requested
Ability to self-prioritize effectively, to ensure the key items are delivered to meet immediate project needs
Must be able to effectively communicate risks and obstacles both to managed team members, as well as to your direct supervisor
Ability to oversee schedules of internal and external teams without any loss in effectiveness
What We Need:
We are looking for an experienced Senior Producer to join our team to focus on production needs to help build our new studio IP. The ideal candidate is able to build strong production pipelines internally and with outsourced and IP partners, focus on quality, and successfully plan, track and deliver results by building and managing production scheduled and other tracking methods. Additionally, the Senior Producer will need to successfully partner with studio project leads through various stages of development to ensure milestones are delivered on time and at highest quality. Working closely with studio leaders to formulate best practices, the Senior Producer will create guidelines to help studios improve work quality.
Manage the Production process, best practices and timely deliveries of assets and deliverables throughout multiple teams
Create and maintain detailed schedules for the teams across multiple disciplines to help identify priorities, assess scope, and continually measure velocity and assess risks
Run review, scoping and general sync meetings and record notes. Distribute notes to the team and ensure action items and tasks and then recorded in task tracking software (JIRA/Shotgun)
Help maintain team velocity and focus by unblocking developers and promoting alignment between developers and creative leadership
Manage artists and conduct one-on-one meetings to help develop careers and employee growth
Frequently communicate status changes, call out risks and be the Production representative for multiple dev teams
Partner with Senior Production and studio leadership to communicate development concerns and staffing needs
Own and maintain JIRA tracking database. Create and manage JIRA dashboards for team task management and communication.
Deeply involved in standing up, modifying and maintaining Shotgun asset tracking software