Added by on 2014-06-11

Blizzard Entertainment Recruiting Senior Producer

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Senior Producer

HEROES OF THE STORM

Office: Irvine, California, United States

[Begin mission debrief] Producers, welcome to the Koprulu Sector. There is an immediate opening for one of you to bring your years of experience, superior analytical talent, and strategically agile mind to elevate our Heroes of the Storm and StarCraft II team. Your primary mission will be engaging with our engineering staff to provide support with day to day task management, as well as coordinating the clarification of feature requirements with our design and art staff.

Responsibilities

Drive the completion of project goals and facilitate communication, organization, and accountability across all departments.
Own the development of both daily and long-term scheduling.
Manage the daily tracking of all tasks and ensure that the schedules are maintained and adjusted accordingly.
Identify and communicate all roadblocks and bottlenecks that may prevent developers from achieving established goals in the allotted time.
Work with team leads to determine resources necessary to see projects through to completion.
Provide motivation and direction to ensure that project goals, objectives, milestones, and deliverables are achieved.
Help make informed decisions in conjunction with team leads on work methods, development pipeline, and available resources.
Communicate frequently with the producers and team leads on project status, risks, and opportunities.
Schedule and attend meetings; take concise and comprehensive notes and distribute them to appropriate personnel.
Contribute to a positive work environment.
Provide mentoring and guidance for junior production staff.

Requirements

A minimum of 4 years’ experience as a game / software producer
Able to communicate effectively with programming, art, design, and business personnel
Experience facilitating engineering teams and delivering products on time
Expert knowledge of software development process and project management
Exceptional verbal and written communications skills
Able to facilitate and mediate between members of the development and support teams
Unrelenting self-motivation and initiative
Passion for video games
Degree in Computer Science or related field
Shipped at least one AAA title in a production role

Pluses

Knowledge of real-time strategy (RTS) and Team Brawler style games
Completed the Wings of Liberty and Heart of the Swarm campaigns
Skilled in risk assessment and management
Past engineering, tools, and / or technical production focus
Experience with online technologies and services
Required Application Materials

Resume

Cover Letter which should include:

Why you are interested in working at Blizzard
What games you are currently playing
**Only submittals with Cover Letters will be considered.

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. and its affiliated companies is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Apply here:- http://sea.blizzard.com/en-sg/company/careers/posting.html?id=14000AY
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