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Treyarch is seeking a seasoned Producer to join our team and work on our next AAA game.  The Producer is the front facing member of production, ultimately responsible for scheduling and tracking large portions of the game or entire ports.  Through their leadership & support, they ensure the team’s ability to successfully develop the game on time and at quality. The Producer should have experience with  at least one development cycle.

A normal day at Treyarch could include:    

  • Collaborating with Directors and Leads to establish long term feature schedules, milestone definitions and phase/sprint goals
  • Driving the development of game features and content from concept to completion, often times on multiple initiatives simultaneously
  • Working directly and potentially managing external teams and vendors
  • Managing and mentoring Producers, Associate Producers and/or Production Coordinators
  • Understanding and communicating project milestones, task deadlines, and stakeholder feedback to team members across the studio 
  • Predicting, identifying and proposing solutions for project risks and issues 
  • Being in constant communication with Leads and Directors to make sure the project expectations are clear and realistic
  • Being a part of the team – working with the teams to overcome complex problems, improve product quality and stay on track
  • Improving existing and/or creating new processes to help improve communication and efficiencies
  • Chairing meetings to facilitate communication among team members
  • Being a partner to different Publishing groups including Production, Legal, PR and Marketing
  • Working with QA Managers to make sure test strategies are aligned with expectations and needs of the project

Who you are:

  • Experienced and Knowledgeable: You’ve got at least one full game under your belt in the role of Producer or higher; you’ve managed people before and enjoy being a mentor;  you have a passion for games and are familiar with the Call of Duty franchise
  • A High-Level Strategist: You are able to come up with a wholistic development plan, set milestones, understand outsourcing needs and how to get them, able to get multiple groups across the organization and external to work together
  • Organized:  You can process, organize and track large amounts of information; you keep things prioritized and on time; you can develop a game plan with a flexibility that allows for fast and frequent change
  • A Manager of Risk: When it comes to risk, you are always several steps ahead; you get out in front of upcoming problems and are ready to propose solutions; the red-flag is part of your default wardrobe 
  • A Pro-Communicator: You are able to communicate effectively both verbally and in written form; you enjoy and value face-time with the team; you understand how to keep people informed at senior, mid and junior levels; you can speak fluently in all languages of game development across many disciplines; you have strong follow-up skills
  • A People Person:  you understand the importance of having strong relationships at every level; you maintain a positive outward attitude, even when situations become difficult; you are professional, respectful and approachable
  • A Leader: you are the kind of person people want to work for and work with; you are eager to not only hit the quality bar, but raise it whenever possible; Your enthusiasm towards the project is infectious
  • A Creative Non-Creative: you can look at the game and know in what ways it needs to be better; you are able to communicate a need for change and can articulate ideas for improvement; you have a trusted eye for quality that Team Leads accept and depend on.

Treyarch is an award-winning video game studio, driven by the desire to create epic gameplay experiences that are enjoyed by as many video game fans as possible. It is an approach that has helped make the studio behind the Call of Duty: Black Ops series an industry-leading developer. Call of Duty®: Black Ops, Call of Duty®: Black Ops II, Call of Duty®: Black Ops III, and the studio’s most recent release, Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4, have all gone on to break industry records. Additionally, Treyarch is the birthplace of fan favorite, Call of Duty’s Zombies. Treyarch is wholly owned by Activision Publishing, Inc.

To learn more about our studio, please visit us at www.treyarch.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/treyarch, and @treyarch on Twitter.

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