Associate Producer / Producer

About the Employer

Cloud Imperium is looking for an Associate Producer / Producer to join our team. This person will help deliver demos and in-game events for the development of the crowd-funded project “Star Citizen” and the action-packed cinematic story campaign game “Squadron 42” whilst serving as a guardian for the improvement and maintenance of “Jira”, the project’s tracking database. Title and salary DOE.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as a global driving force for delivering CIG’s demos and in-game events, facilitating communication, organization, and accountability across each department
  • Serve as a guardian for improving and maintaining Jira, the project’s tracking database.
  • Create, track, and manage tasks to ensure that schedules are maintained and adjusted accordingly for all upcoming releases and deadlines
  • Compile and send out regular reports on team progress and accomplishments
  • Identify, communicate, and support resolving any risks that may prevent the team from completing deadlines
  • Serve as custodian of team wellbeing and foster a culture of success
  • Schedule and attend meetings as required, taking clear and concise notes and distributing them to the appropriate personnel, including liaison with Executives and Directors
  • Work with the team to develop efficient work methods and pipelines

Requirements

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in video game production
  • Worked on a full project life cycle involving multiple disciplines
  • Experience with using Jira
  • Very good verbal and written communication
  • Good knowledge of project management methodologies
  • Very high self-motivation and initiative
  • Excellent problem solving and relationship building skills
  • Passion for video games; especially sci-fi, FPS, and space simulations
  • Must be willing to work in Wilmslow, UK

Pluses

  • Experience at producing demos or in-game events
  • Experience maintaining a live product
  • Experience with Jira administration
  • Proficiency with MS Excel, MS Project, Atlassian Confluence, Atlassian Portfolio or Perforce
  • Project management certifications