Senior Producer

About the Employer
Overview

Arkane Austin is looking for a multi-disciplined Senior Producer to manage the organization, scheduling, and daily coordination of cross-functional teams.

Responsibilities
  • Create and manage development schedules for cross-functional teams of veteran designers, artists, and engineers.
  • Collaborate with other producers to identify scheduling dependencies and remove blockers.
  • Drive development meetings with clear agendas. Capture action items; radiate information to the team.
  • Coordinate the feedback and approvals process.
  • Triage game bugs and development issues daily.
  • Communicate with lead producers and studio management to foster strong relationships for a high-functioning team.
Qualifications
  • 5+ years production experience
  • At least one shipped AAA title credited as a Producer
  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrable experience solving modern game development problems: estimating work, identifying bottlenecks and dependencies, evaluating work quality, improving development processes, and creating shared definitions of Done
  • Demonstrable experience using modern production software to schedule and track work
  • Self-motivated team player with a strong work ethic and refined attention to detail
  • A sincere passion for gaming
Preferred Skills
  • Experience with Agile game development: Scrum, Kanban, Feature-driven development
  • Game discipline experience: design, art, engineering, QA
  • Familiarity with Jira, Confluence, and the MS Office suite
  • Strong familiarity with Arkane Studios’ games