Producer

Los Angeles, CA | Freelance | Job ID #64143 |
Posted Last Month
 

Our client, a video game company, is seeking a Producer for a project. We are looking for candidates with the following skill set and experience to fill the role. 

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure team’s work matches overall Project priorities and goals
  • Strategic work alignment & prioritization
  • Act as liaison between the team, internal customers, and stakeholders with support from Production Management
  • Align team, and be able to articulate how outputs ladder up to strategy and product vision as prioritized by project leadership
  • Create team product roadmap that demonstrates the value being delivered (to players or other customers)
  • Create and Prioritize team backlog
  • Lead product discovery incorporating cross discipline perspectives (such as design, art, and engineering)
  • Able to communicate and get stakeholder buy-in on the “why” behind the team’s work
    Player resonance
  • Clearly define the audience for the team’s work
  • Provide critical product feedback and insight to the team and leadership
  • Be the advocate for team’s game and business decisions
  • Champion a player focused mindset and be the voice of the player
  • Actively review and engage with players via popular channels (forums, events, etc).
  • Deeply understand the pulse of our players.
  • Responsible for communicating team staffing needs
  • Knowledgeable of team workflows to inform staffing needs, estimates, and risks
  • Responsible for understanding total required scope for team’s efforts
  • Work with Project Leads to meet staffing needs
  • Ensures strong team health, culture, and efficiency
  • Team work systems are efficient and adopted by everyone on the team
  • Monitors team morale, ensures team has safe and supportive environment where they can succeed.
  • Celebrates successes, makes sure team-building happens regularly
    Resolves team problems quickly

Experience: 

  • 5-7 years experience in a similar role in-house or digital agency specific to maintaining game development content pipelines
  • Exposure to environment art, or characters is ideal
  • Familiarity with supporting artists working in Zbrush and Maya
  • Experienced in web, product, UI/UX design projects
  • Experience with project management software such as Jira, Favro, Smartsheet
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • team player
  • Deep understanding or high curiosity about what gaming competitors and top companies are doing

​Does this sound like you? Apply today! 

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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