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Producer – Lunenburg, Canada – Games

Location: Lunenburg, Canada Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

HB studios

OPM are delighted to be working with this award winning studio in Canada. Over the past 17 years, they have shipped over 40 titles, sold over 27 million units and contributed to 19 other titles.  They are looking for an experienced Producer to provide organizational and creative leadership from initial design through to commercial release by managing projects to the highest possible quality.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Establish project vision, scope and core pillars.
  • Ensure each product’s commercial success.
  • Understand, refine, maintain and disseminate the product vision to the team.
  • Ensure the game achieves the highest possible quality and user experience.
  • Define and track projects to schedule and milestones.
  • Facilitate communication within the team.
  • Be a champion of creative problem solving within the team.
  • Coordinate development staff to maintain efficient delivery.
  • Liaise with clients and maintain good relationships.
  • Manage client expectations with regards to deliverables.
  • Ensure adequate, efficient and effective project staffing and resolve staffing conflicts across the studio.
  • Manage external developers and contractors to contractual requirements.
  • Work in collaboration with the QA department to ensure timely delivery and project success.

 

Key Results

  • Deliver projects of the highest possible quality.
  • Provide positive creative leadership.
  • Manage projects to schedule.
  • Good relationships maintained with other team members at all times.

 

Essential Skills, Knowledge & Experience

  • Bachelor’s level degree or equivalent /related experience.
  • Experience in a production or development management role within the gaming industry.
  • Minimum of 2 shipped titles on a major console system (PS4, XB1, Switch).
  • Good understanding of multimedia and software tools.
  • Proficiency in project management software such as JIRA.
  • Excellent organizational and communication (both verbal & written) skills.
  • A proven ability to multi-task, make decisions and solve problems efficiently and effectively.
  • Self-motivated and avid game player, ideally a sport gamer.
  • Excel as a team player and strive to maximize team/department performance.
  • A dedicated work ethic and commitment to excellence.
  • An understanding of the game development life cycle and design process – from concept to delivery.

 

The company offers good salaries as well as bonus structures (personal, project and company related), health, dental and vision insurance, 4 weeks holiday plus a week’s closure over the Christmas period. They also offer an on-site gym and on-site day-care free of charge, monthly paid-for team events and organised sport leagues.

 

Situated in a town declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a move there offers an excellent quality of life, access to the beach and coastline, friendly hospitality and incredible scenery. The company offers support with the relocation process, as well as visa sponsorship for the successful candidate.

 

For further information about the role please contact Chris on +44 (0) 1206214422 or apply now!!

Tagged as: Producer

Tags: Producer Categories: Development Management , Production

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