Game Producer II - League, Personalization

About the Employer

As Producers at Riot, we lead passionate cross-functional teams to create innovative products and experiences that seek to deliver maximum player value. We drive development, smash through obstacles, and push projects across the finish line. We meet and exceed expectations by helping concept, deliver, enhance, and influence projects at every stage of production.

As a Game Producer II on the Merchant Guild team, you will report into and work with the Product Lead to develop the strategy and lead delivery of content distribution features for personalization content to players. You will drive the execution of new iterations of League of Legends’ personalization experience and associated progression features. You will engage deeply with the community and player data to ensure that the team is delivering maximum value, maintaining a singular focus on providing the best possible player experience. You will define what success looks like for the team, and you will lead the development team to achieve it.

Responsibilities:
  • Lead an engineering team to own and deliver live services and features for LoL.
  • Partner to define and own product strategies, including missions, event passes, and other content distribution features.
  • With the support of the Merchant Guild Delivery Lead, own and improve the work system, team performance metrics and goals setting, product development processes, and delivery.
  • Lead product discovery and planning, provide visibility and predictability, lead the team through pre-production and technical investigation activities.
  • Lead cross-team projects, manage the team backlog, co-author the product road map, and contribute to business prioritizations and planning.
  • Assess the team’s maturity, health, and composition.
Required Qualifications:
  • 5+ years experience in a Production role (i.e. - experience as a producer, product manager, project manager, or similar).
  • Experience in leading engineering teams, setting up work systems, improving team effectiveness and health, and delivering projects.
  • Experience of application of Agile and Lean development process and practices
  • Experience in managing the priority of team and/or product backlogs, writing user stories, and leading estimation and scoping.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Solid understanding of common client-side and server-side technologies. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent experience is a plus
  • Extensive knowledge of League of Legends, and have a deep understanding of the events, loot, event pass, or missions.
  • Experience running a live microservice for large scale applications
  • Experience working in a continuous delivery/deployment environment
Our Perks:

We offer medical, dental, and vision plans that cover you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children. Life insurance, parental leave, plus short-term and long-term disability coverage are also available. Riot will support your retirement benefits with a company match, and double down on your donations of time and money to non-profit charitable organizations. Balance between work and personal life is encouraged with open paid time off, and a play fund so you can broaden and deepen your personal relationship with games.

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