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Producer/Project Manager

First Contact is seeking a Producer/Project Manager to join our team and help us create high-end, immersive, next generation VR games. Reports to Director of Production.

Area

Producer

Job Type

Location

Full Time

Santa Monica, CA USA

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Work with Production, Creative and Departmental leads to identify and prioritize tasks across the entire product development.

  • Build and maintain project plans, ensuring these are kept up-to-date and communicated to team members and stakeholders.

  • Work with team leaders to drive planning and estimation activities, identifying any issues or bottlenecks that may hinder the development effort.

  • Track development team progress towards specific goals and milestones, ensuring that Production and team leads are kept up to date on team progress and alerted to any delays.

  • Facilitate communication between all parts of the development team to foster collaboration and accountability across all aspects of  development.

  • Liaise with external publishing and platform partners to drive asset and milestone reviews and approvals.​

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Demonstrated ability as a Producer or Project Manager in a game development environment.

  • 3 years experience in a Production or Project Management role in game development.

  • Fluent with project management software such as Jira, Trello or Hansoft.

  • Proven ability to manage asset pipelines, approvals and outsource vendors.

  • Strong practical knowledge of agile development methods, principally SCRUM and Kanban.

  • Previous experience of FPS development and a passion for VR.

HOW TO APPLY

Please send all required documents listed below to:

jobs@firstcontactent.com

      

SUBMISSION / PORTFOLIO REQUIREMENTS
  • Resume

  • Cover letter