Job type full-time
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Lost boys interactive is hiring! if you are looking for a fully remote home to bring your aaa game production skills and experience, look no further! bring your passion for creating gorgeous and evocative, and we`ll provide an amazing team for you to work with, along with a great environment and exciting aaa game jobs to work onWe also offer a full suite of benefits!
Lost boys interactive is a rapidly growing aaa game studio based in madison, wisconsin (full remote work available from any state in the us!) providing top-tier development for our partners as well as working on our own aaa game projects!
Supportive, collaborative, safe, accepting, respectful, kind, and fun are a few words that our employees use to describe their experience at lost boys interactiveDo these words describe the kind of studio you would like to call home? apply today to start your lost boys adventure!
Please note: you must reside in the us and have prior aaa experience to qualify for this roleWe are sorry, but lost boys interactive is not able to sponsor visas at this time.
We’re looking for a confident, compassionate senior producer ready to partner with leads across all of our team disciplines to build amazing experiences for our playersIn your role, you will be the prime driver for our game projects, setting the course for successful game development from the earliest stages through development and launch and into post launch operations and updatesOur ideal candidate will be ready to take on new challenges with either new or established teams, helping them make the most of the time they have availableYou will thrive on problem solving and removing roadblocks across multiple projects and teams to ship full projects or new features of every sizeYou will make sure communication is smooth and clear and that information flows in all directionsYou execute complex deployments while being aware of and managing the personality quirks that make up your team to avoid problems that might arise if they are not handled with candor and tact.
Essential job responsibilities:
Responsible for timely, quality delivery of game features and content
Create, prioritize and manage project backlog, create full team sprint plans, manage roadmap and master production schedule
Communicate and strategize with publisher and external development contacts to facilitate our development efforts, reporting issues to executive management when as they arise
Define and ensure proper management of complex internal team, external team and cross-team projects
Define, review and continually improve team development processes
Run scrums and production meetings to ensure effective communication of goals, tasks, progress, and blockers
Create response plans to live issues, manage response to live game issues as required
Manage the production staff assigned to you
Coordinate qa testing efforts, prioritize bugs and ensure resolution
Experience in video game industry with increasing responsibility across multiple projects
Has managed production staff directly
Has been a key contributor to multiple game projects
Strong understanding of video game development and the video game market as a whole
Ability to identify and recommend improvements to the development process
Demonstrable organizational, problem solving and time management skills
Demonstrable ability to develop complex project roadmaps and staffing plans
Experience defining and implementing development processes
Must possess excellent spoken and written communication skills and be able to work with varied staff members and personalities
Skilled in jira, ms and google office suites; excel and google sheets in particular.
Skilled in managing and running live game operations in a fast-paced environment.
Skilled in running daily scrums, project management.
Ability to negotiate and form consensus, define and drive action items.
Strong leadership skills and the ability to mentor others
Ability to handle high pressure situations and have strong prioritization skills
Must be punctual, proactive, and have a strong work ethic
Able to work in a team environment
You’ll be delighted with our people, our culture, and the amazing games you’ll be working onCome join our merry bandApply today and become part of the adventure!
Lost boys interactive llc is an equal opportunity employer.
Posted 30+ days ago