Senior Producer – 2K Czech
2K Czech | Prague CZE | Full Time | Posted: 01/04/2013
2K Czech is the premiere game development studio in Central Europe. We deliver beautifully crafted titles that entertain audiences around the world including the well-known Mafia series and the Top Spin franchise.
As a fully owned 2K studio, 2K Czech houses its operations in both Prague and Brno. We are located on the top floor in one of the most popular shopping malls in Prague. It is easily accessible by public transportation, and is located in the center of the city.
CZECH REPUBLIC is a member of the EU with a long-time tradition of craft beer brewing, a thriving wine industry, well-known spas, skiing and hiking resorts. Prague is a great metropolitan city offering a comfortable life, plentiful services and amusement with assurance of quality and affordability for everyone.
Senior Producer – 2K Czech
LOCATION – PRAGUE, Czech Republic
The Senior Producer is ultimately responsible and accountable for shipping products on-time and to a high degree of quality whether as their direct responsibility or via their direct reports.
• Oversee, manage and liaise with internal and external resources to meet production schedules and maintain a coherent creative vision throughout the entire development life cycle.
• Deliver projects on time, in budget and to the satisfaction of the Studio Head.
• Lead the production team; including production processes.
• Ability to push for cutting edge and know when to keep things simple, with the player perspective at best interest.
• Facilitate communication of the overall project status, progress, issues, and risks to management.
• Co-ordinate internal and external teams.
• Track progress and identify issues and risks throughout the product’s life cycle.
• Create and nurture a climate of collaboration and excellence with the team.
• Assist with recruiting and interviewing candidates for positions in development.
• Passion for gaming and up-to-speed with latest trends in AAA console games.
• Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate and drive teams.
• Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written.
• Excellent understanding of Agile, SCRUM and waterfall methodologies.
• Highly organized, understand process, project management and the tools that support it.
• Flexibility and adaptability working in a growth business.
• Extremely strong problem solving and organizational skills.
• Expert knowledge of the games industry and social/mobile products.
• The ability to work independently and a high degree of individual initiative and commitment.
• Excellent knowledge and proven practical experience of project management methodologies.
• Able to manage teams and individuals effectively and diplomatically.
• Worked a minimum of 5+ years as Producer or Senior Producer.
• Experience shipping console titles, with at least 3+ AAA Console titles.
• Experience managing a team of 80+ development staff; internal and external.
• Degree in business, project management or computer science, or equivalent experience.
• Experience in Agile project management methodologies.
• Travel, both domestic and international, is required.
Knowledge of the following is preferable:
• Formal project management training (such as Scrum Master Certification).
• Statistical analysis and interpretation in a gaming context.
• Experience with Online, Facebook, Mobile/Tablet.
Reports to: Studio Head
2k Czech Offers:
• A top secret, unannounced & super interesting project
• Competitive compensation package
• Opportunity to live & work in Prague!
• Help with relocation for employees coming from abroad
• Challenging job in an international environment
• Possibility to grow and further develop your skills
• Friendly and informal working atmosphere
• Modern offices nearby city center with easy access to public transportation
• Consoles and games library available to borrow
• Meal vouchers
About our Czech Studio:
2K Czech is the premiere game development studio in Central Europe. We deliver beautifully crafted titles that entertain audiences around the world including the well-known Mafia series and the Top Spin franchise. As a fully owned 2K studio, 2K Czech has studios in both Prague and Brno. We are located on the top floor in one of the most popular shopping malls in Prague. It is easily accessible by public transportation, and is located in the center of the city. CZECH REPUBLIC is a member of the EU with a long-time tradition of craft beer brewing, a thriving wine industry, well-known spas, skiing and hiking resorts. Prague is a great metropolitan city offering an active and interesting lifestyle, great shopping, fabulous restaurants, and an active nightlife.
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|Location||Prague, Czech Republic|
|Categories||Producer / Director / Project Manager|
|Work Site||On site|
|How to apply||Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.|