Senior Producer

Job typeGame Development/Publishing
LocationUnited States - Kirkland, Washington
TypeFull Time
Posted DateJul. 09, 2019
What part will you play?

Monolith Productions, a division of WB Games Inc., is seeking a Senior Producer to support our art teams by ensuring deadlines are being met while also maintaining the wellbeing of their teams and the visual standards of their work. This Senior Producer will be responsible for facilitating communication across Design, Engineering, and Art disciplines and must be comfortable working with members of Senior Management to ensure visions are aligned and studio goals are met. The Senior Producer will also be responsible for mentoring junior production staff as they improve their skills and grow in their Production careers.
Responsibilities
  • Managing the production process of a specific disciplines throughout all production phases.
  • Responsible breaking down project and team goals into meaningful milestones.
  • Ensure that all art teams create and maintain feasible schedules to ensure on-time product delivery to internal and external clients.
  • Drive assets through their entire pipeline; ensuring teams are both getting what they need upstream and delivering appropriate content downstream.
  • Update and maintain documentation for scope, processes and toolsets.
  • Collaborate across disciplines to align milestone priorities and solve dependencies.
  • Facilitate cross-discipline (Design, Art and Engineering) communication to unify goals.
  • Provide status regular status reports Senior Management and relevant stakeholders.
  • Enable internal team communication through regular standups to confirm tasks are on track and any dependencies will be solved.
  • Communicate adjustments to planned outcomes, highlighting ramifications related to dependencies across the project.
  • Help set the tone for our shared production philosophy. Using judgement within defined practices anticipating change in order to direct efforts as needed.
  • Provide clear tasks and timelines for all team members and follow up on any questions or concerns.
  • Monitor team health and work with leads and Senior Management to maintain good morale and productivity.
  • Manage and Mentor members of the production staff.

What do we require from you?
  • Passport eligibility preferred.
  • Minimum 5-8 years’ experience working as a Producer on an internal development team within the videogame industry.
  • Shipped at least 1 title working directly with Art and/or Content teams.
  • Self-Motivated and willing to take initiative.
  • Thorough understanding of the game development stages and process.
  • Strong time management skills with a proven ability to focus on priorities, solve problems, juggle multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Good communications skills, a friendly and open nature, and an active and curious mind.
  • Able to communicate effectively across all disciplines (Audio, Writing, Design, Engineering, etc.).
  • Excellent leadership, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Able to identify problems and solve them with a “can-do” attitude.
  • Able to balance multiple teams and tasks at a time.
  • We are looking for people who play games and understand why they love playing them.
  • Thorough working knowledge of Jira.
  • Experience with Shotgun.

Your information will now be submitted via our parent company’s site, TimeWarner.com.