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Producer Program Manager

Seattle, Washington | IT
Job ID: 105857
Listed on 4/28/2021

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Producer Program Manager

Job Summary: Our client is seeking an experienced Producer to join our Car Team to ensure delivery for cars across the entire franchise. They will support the team that creates the cars available in all games. This includes car art outsourcing, internal content production, and delivery to the product teams. They will also be responsible for building and maintaining detailed production schedules while coordinating delivery of assets between both internal and external teams. Ideal candidates must possess a passion for game development and feel comfortable navigating ambiguity.

Duties: 

  • Work with Car Team leads through all stages of development to ensure milestones are delivered on time and to the highest possible quality
  • Create and maintain the team-level schedule, ensuring internal and external teams are on track with their deliverables
  • Work closely with artists and our test team to manage day-to-day tasking, including prioritization and dependency management
  • Conduct regular team rituals, including planning sessions, stand-ups, retrospectives, and bug triage
  • Facilitate collaborative and effective communication between team members, while keeping the team aware of milestones deliverables and goals through all phases of development

Desired Skills/Experience: 

  • 3-5 years of experience in a game production role
  • Previous experience utilizing a suite of project management tools to successfully schedule and track work
  • Knowledge of art production and art outsourcing pipelines 
  • Highly effective communication skills (written and verbal) and proven ability to work across multiple disciplines and teams to achieve great results
  • Desire to innovate, grow, and learn new industry trends and production methodologies
  • Experience with Shotgun project management software is a huge plus  

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