Game Producer

About Digital Insight Games (DIG)

We are a team of experienced and passionate game developers that have worked on A LOT of titles. Among them are Might and Magic, Call of Duty, Tomb Raider, Gran Turismo, and Left 4 Dead, just to name a few. In fact, our co-founder Jon Van Caneghem is in the Computer Gaming World Hall of Fame and we’re deeply focused on creating compelling games for players around the world. Our tools and technology are state-of-the-art, we strive to maintain a happy and dedicated team, and work together each day to improve our games and company until we become the best in the world. All of it remotely…

If you would like to be part of this, we would love to hear from you. Please contact us at: apply@digitalinsightgames.com

To learn more about DIG, please visit www.digitalinsightgames.com

Game Producer

The role of the producer is to drive quality targets and own production schedules. This is achieved by working closely with various departments to identify needs, applying resources efficiently and appropriately through a monthly Sprint framework. The role requires candidates to be excellent and persuasive communicators, capable of coordinating with a wide variety of internal and external partners. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with all degrees of ownership, from personally leading to pro-active planning. Production leaders must thrive in an ambitious and sometimes ambiguous environment, and be adept at driving quality in line with team, schedule, and budget.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the project leadership team to establish the strategy to meet milestones and important deliverables.
  • Manage the development project team and maintain the overall focus and vision of the project
  • Create and maintain project schedules and milestone documentation, monitoring the progress of milestones and specific tasks against those schedules
  • Develop project indicators that track project quality, delivery, and predictability.
  • Identification, assessment, and prioritization of risks followed by a coordinated application of resources to minimize and manage risks.
  • Create and track monthly sprints.
  • When required, act as liaison between internal and external partners to ensure smooth and effective communication.
  • Understand and help plan the core game scope and vision while understanding how the player, community, and our influencer partners will engage with it
  • Provide subject matter expertise on games production and development to Digital insight Games stakeholders
  • Stay on top of deliverables, asset previews, feedback, and other aspects to ensure the project plan remains on track
  • Maintain knowledge of industry trends, competitors, and tools to help us stay at the cutting edge of development

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of professional experience as a project manager, with experience in shipping AAA games.
  • Skilled leader who can challenge and influence a variety of partners across all levels of organization.
  • Excellent change management skills, i.e., comfortable with ambiguity and constant change, yet able to set priorities and work commitments.
  • Strong project management fundamentals including capacity planning, scope assessment and management, and project milestone planning.
  • Solid grasp of project management software (e.g. JIRA, Microsoft Project, Confluence, Hansoft, etc.).
  • Strong understanding of software development and project management processes and practices
  • Strong ability to work with various producers, developers and testers across multiple studios and projects
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (emphasis on Excel), Hansoft, JIRA, Confluence and other project tracking and bug database software
  • Leadership experience or a proven track record of delivering complex projects
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Excellent organizational & prioritization skills, attention to detail, process knowledge and ability to multitask

Benefits:

  • Highly competitive compensation package that included equity and revenue share.
  • Best in class healthcare and other insurance benefits.
  • Remote work compatible.
  • Generous vacation and paid time-off.

Digital Insight Games is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We recruit, interview, and hire people of all backgrounds, orientations, identities, and expressions.

You can email us at apply@digitalinsightgames.com to inquire about the opening, and share your resume with us.