A leading developer is currently looking for a full-time Technical Producer to join one of their game teams.They are looking for a strong communicator who understands all areas of game production.
As the Technical Producer you need to be very proactive and able to establish systems for planning, reporting, and controlling various aspects of production. You will be working in close collaboration with the Game Management team and the Leads to achieve goals in time and quality.
You will report to the project’s Executive Producer and will be responsible for supporting the tech programmers on the project in all their respective fields. The main purpose is to drive and facilitate communication and development.
As the Technical Producer you will provide inspiration and act as motivator for a team of talented programmers and engineers.
Technical planning representative within game management – act as representative for the tech team within the game management group in coordination with the project’s Technical Director
Constant aligning and tracking of the tech team’s goals in order to fully support the priorities and requirements of the project in coordination with the project’s Executive Producer as well as the project’s Technical Director
Long term planning and maintenance of the game technology backlog in coordination with the project’s Technical Director and the studio’s CTO
Short term planning and goal tracking within the tech team in alignment with the tech team Leads
Management, coordination, and validation of builds and branches in coordination with the project’s Release Manager
Risk management within the tech team
Memory budget and performance tracking on all levels of production on the project
Participate in the interview process for the tech team
Participate in employees’ performance review process
Workflow improvements and production optimizations
Tracking TCR/TRC requirements and other external technical certification requirements
Aligning and managing requirements with external middleware providers
Profound knowledge of project management methods and software packages
Good understanding of general software development practices
Good knowledge and understanding of system integration and version control
Experience with software defect tracking methods
Strong communication skills, both written and oral, in English
Strong conflicts resolution skills
At least 3 years of experience as a Technical Producer or Lead Programmer in a AAA console videogame production or a comparable software production of similar complexity
It will be an advantage if you have:
One or more shipped AAA console videogames as a Technical Producer or Lead Programmer
Experience with JIRA
Project management certifications such as Prince2, SCRUM, Kanban
University diploma (or equivalent) in engineering and/or management
Basic knowledge of C++ / C#
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