Art Producer – Cross Platform Titles – Oslo

Location: Oslo, Norway Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24146 Posted: 4 weeks ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it’s safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Our client is working on pre-production of a new open-world multiplayer game and we are looking for a Producer to join their team in Oslo.

In this role, you will work with the Executive Producer, Senior Producer and discipline Leads to prioritize and manage organizational and executional issues and determine resources necessary to complete the project. You will be tasked with identifying and fixing bottlenecks, as well as clearing roadblocks both on the day-to-day and in the longer term, with the help of project management tools, production methodologies, and leadership level dialogue to maintain tight schedules and high standards of quality

You will be a driving force behind one or more feature teams and will be expected to take a feature through an iterative development process from a design document all the way to a launch-ready feature. Additionally, the Producer will work with and oversee outsourcing resources attached to the project and first party console resources, as well as assist with content creation for game development and assisting with quality control of all products.

A Producer is self-motivated, highly organized, and detail oriented with the ability to coordinate, track, and guide activities of the development team to ensure that projects are completed on time and with high quality. Exposure to formal project management techniques in an internal development environment is a must; experience building and maintaining schedules is necessary.

Requirements:
  • Extensive of game development experience with some of them in an internal development production role
  • Been credited as Producer or Associate Producer on at least 1 shipped AA+ multi-platform title
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • Proficiency with project management and version control software tools such as JIRA and Perforce
  • A demonstrated understanding of various Project Management methodologies including Scrum/Agile, as well as good organizational skills and an ability to balance project demands with high quality
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, & PowerPoint
  • Strong ability to communicate in writing and speaking
  • A calm and deliberate approach within a highly dynamic, fast-paced environment
In addition, the perfect candidate has:
  • Experience managing external developers/resources
  • Experience working with larger projects across multiple time zones
  • Deep knowledge about game development processes for art
  • Experience with post-launch support and content updates
  • Scrum Master certification
  • Experience with playing and understanding multiple Survival / Open World / Crafting games

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