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Producer– North West UK – £Neg – Virtual Reality

Location: Manchester Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 5 years ago

Sony North West


This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join an ambitious new studio to create original games exclusively for a new VR platform. Based in the North West of England, the studio aim to build a small but highly experienced team who want to build great games to showcase this exciting new immersive technology.


They are currently looking for a Producer with extensive experience developing games. You will initially project manage a pre-production team then, build, plan and manage the growth of the team throughout production.


You will join the team early in pre-production so will have ample opportunity to make your mark on the title.



The candidate must be an excellent, mature and reliable project planner skilled in Agile software development. Maintaining a solid prioritized plan of work and communicating it with transparency to the team and management is vital. Outstanding written and spoken communication skills are important in a role that requires confident handling and leadership of what will ultimately become a full project team.


Reporting to the Studio Director, a snapshot of other responsibilities throughout the project would include:

  • Overseeing the Agile development process including Sprints and Scrums and milestones
  • Arranging and chairing regular Production Meetings
  • Maintaining a testing plan that ensures we always have a playable build
  • Managing Outsourcing partners including art asset houses, scriptwriting, performance capture and voice acting Assist the Studio Director forecasting budgets and tracking finance
  • Facilitate communication with all relevant stakeholder groups within World Wide Studios (WWS) and the Publishing groups, including (but not limited to): Technology Groups, User Research, IT. Marketing and PR, First Party and Format QA, Legal


Key Skills:

  • Planning
  • Agile methodologies
  • Organization
  • Communication
  • Diplomacy
  • Budgeting
  • Game development experience on AAA console titles


If the above is of interest please send your cv to today!


Catherine Cope| Design, Development Management and Analytics Consultant
OPM Response Ltd | Unit 5 Tollgate Business Park, Colchester, Essex, UK, CO3 8AB Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214416 | Email:  | Skype: catherine.cope.opm

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